Am I a Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery
You may be an ideal candidate for weight loss surgery if your:
- BMI is 35 or higher
- Attempts to lose weight over a prolonged period of time did not yield any significant results
- Body is experiencing obesity-related conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure etc.
- BMI between 30-35 with one of the following medical conditions: high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels or diabetes.
- For Asian patients, BMI >27.5 could be considered for weight loss surgery.