5 Ft 0 In To 5 Ft 3 In + Lap Band Q&A

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Does Lap-Band Work on Low BMI but Overweight People?

My BMI is 28, I am 5'3" and weigh 160 lbs. I have a high triglyceride. Both of my parents have type 2 diabetes. My doctor has told me I am at... READ MORE

I am 21 years of age, 5'2" and I weigh 190 lbs. I want to lose up to 30 lbs. Do I qualify for the lap band?

I want to know if i qualify for the lap band. and does the lap band cause hair loss ? READ MORE

Would lap band surgery work for me? (Photo)

I am 5'0" tall and weigh 155lbs. Would lap band surgery be beneficial to help me lose weight. I would like to weigh about 115-120lbs. I am 49 and very... READ MORE

I am 5'2 and weigh 200 lbs. I've tried it all just like others. I'm interested in lap band. What are the cost and details?

My thighs are horrible and stomach. As well as my flaps under my arms. I did lipodissolve once and he botched me up. Now I have mis-porportioned body... READ MORE

Is my daughter a good candidate for lap band surgery?

Daughter has dieted before but never lost weight despite following diets to a fault, why?? because she will NOT exercise! She's totally sedentary! I... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for the lap band? (Photo)

Im 25yrs old my height is 5'3 and i weight 215lbs, i had high blood pressure during pregancy 5yrs ago. i have family hx of diabetes, and thyroid... READ MORE

I am 49 yrs old, weight 207, 5' tall and Hypothyrodism, hypertension and ashtma. Am I a good candidate for lap band?

I'm worried about the surgery because I also suffer from reflux and constipation...do they worsen with the procedure? READ MORE

Am I a candidate for lap band?

My BMI is 36.6 I'm 28, 200 lbs. and my height is 5'2" diabetes runs in all my family and father passed of heart attack. Can never go below 160 when... READ MORE

Would I be a good candidate for Lap Band?

Im 22 yrs old 5'2 and weigh 240 lbs ive had thyroid issues since i was a preteen and have tried evety diet &fad there is to try and had little to no... READ MORE

Would I qualify for lap band and would it benefit me?

I have always struggled with my weight, I have tried so many diets. I am just wondering if lap band surgery would be an ideal way to lose weight? I... READ MORE

Is a lap band a good choice for me?

I am a 34 year old female, high cholesterol (5.12) and blood pressure at 148/100. I've not had much success with dieting over the last 2 years.... READ MORE

Can I have lap band surgery?

I was 57 4 years ago then went to 95 in pregnancy its been 2 years and im 80 now and depressed and can not control my eating. I can not exercise i... READ MORE

Am I a candidate for lap band?

Would I be approved for lapband or sleeve surgery ? I am 5'0 and 186lbs. I have tried everything to lose the weight. I just can't keep it off. READ MORE

Lap Band and Breast Augmentation at the Same Time?

I'm 23 years old and I weigh 230 lbs [ height -- 5ft 3in]. I have been diagnosed with PCOS at age 15 and have been on birth control for 7 years. I... READ MORE

Diabetic on Insulin Pump, Considering Lap Band Surgery Questions?

I'm worried that I wont be able to drink enough water if I can only have a teaspoon size of water at a time. I'm also worried about my blood sugar... READ MORE

Would I be a candidate for the lap band with my condition? (Photo)

I am 30 yrs old, 5'2and weigh 185 lbs. I have been diagnosed with Hashimotos hypothyroid disease. I am border line diabetic and my cholesterol... READ MORE

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