Am I a Candidate

You may be a candidate for weight loss surgery if

  • You are older than 18 years of age
  • Your BMI is greater than 30kg/m2. Click here for our interactive BMI Calculator.
  • And you are prepared to change your diet and lifestyle but just need the added boost provided by surgery

In addition, most people who consider weight loss surgery have

  • Been unsuccessful with weight loss in the past or have lost weight in the past, but have had trouble keeping the weight off.
  • Excess weight to the point it is limiting the ability to exercise and live an active life
  • Excess weight to the point it is affecting the ability to live a happy and social life
  • Excess weight to the point it is affecting other medical problems. In this situation patients often state their general practitioner or physician wants them to lose weight.