Bariatric surgery candidates usually have a
BMI greater than 40, which means being overweight by 100 pounds or
more for men or 80 pounds for women.
Surgery also may be an option for people with a BMI between 35
and 40 who suffer from chronic or life-threatening complications
from their obesity.
Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator
Your BMI is a measurement that will help you determine if you're a candidate for weight-loss surgery.
Calculate your BMI