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My Daughter is 300lbs 14 Years Old Tryed All Diets Should She Get a Surgery?

My daughter is really big 5'7' and really over weight 320 we tryed every diet. She is 14 years old stopped going to school because of teasing by peers... READ MORE

Do i qualify for lap band?

Im 37 years old 5'6 weight 220 pounds i have have cholesterol, resteless leg syndrome, chronic lower back pain due to a old fall i have depression and... READ MORE

I am 5'6 & 257 lbs, with large frame. Am I a candidate for a lap band? (photos)

I am 5'6 257 lbs, with large frame. I do workout, elliptical and weights, about 3x a week, sometimes more or less. However, I find it very difficult... READ MORE

Are there any specific circumstances that will allow a 13 year old to have lap band surgery?

My daughter is only 13 years old, but she wears an adult size 16/18. She is 5'4" and weighs almost 220 lbs. I am worried. She sneaks and hides food... READ MORE

I am 23 years old, 5'5" and 205 lbs. Can I get lap band surgery?

I have been overweight for my entire life and have a family history of diabetes. I've tried every diet and just can't lose the 70lbs for good. READ MORE

Can I get lap band?

Hi. I am 40 years, 5ft 4in, weigh 215lbs - 220lbs and have high blood pressure. My research tells me my BMI does not fall within normal range. I am... READ MORE

Am I candidate for a Lap Band? (photo)

I am 25, 260 lbs, 5'6 with a large frame. I am a size 18 jeans. I tend to carry most excess weight in my stomach, and have an apron of fat on lower... READ MORE

Can I get LapBand surgery with a BMI of 24-25?

I'm 25 years old, My BMI is 24.1, I am 168CM tall and weigh 68 kgs .My parents have diabetes. My dr has told me I am at high risk of getting diabetes... READ MORE

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

I am 5'4 and weigh 278 with a BMI of 47. Will I be a good candidate for the lap band procedure? I'm scheduled for lipo, tt, and a bbl in July 2015. I... READ MORE

I'm 27 years old, 5'7 and weigh 276 lbs. I've always been overweight. Am I big enough to qualify for lap band surgery?

I've been overweight the majority of my life but I recently visited the doctor and found out how much I actually weigh. I've always had trouble... READ MORE

I'm 5"4 and weigh a total amount of 278. Any suggestions?

Hi I'm 5"4 weight 278 pounds only 22 years of age tried everything to lose weight seem not to be working what is the best surgery you think I should do READ MORE

Am I a candidate for lap band?

Am I a candidate for lap band: 65 yrs old, 5'4", 190, high bp, high cholesterol, high blood sugar; UHC Medicare advantage Ins. I have tried many diets. READ MORE

I had the fundopilcation done years ago but I need lapband for health reasons.

I had the fundopilcation done years ago but i have tried everything to loose weight i did loose alot but then all came back very quick so now looking... READ MORE

Can I get a LAP Band with a BMI of 30?

After I graduated college (also was an athlete), I put on 50lbs in less then two years. I've tried almost every diet out there, and exercise 6x a... READ MORE

I'm 5'7 and fluctuate between 190-190lbs. Lap Band or Lipo? (photo)

I've been looking into both the lap band procedure, as well as lipo. I know lipo is not a weight loss tool, however I like the idea of target areas... READ MORE

Would Lap band be right for me?

Hi. I'm 5'5 200 lbs. I had a tummy tuck July 2015. I gained 10 lbs afterwards. My lowest is 185 in the past 8 years. I can't get anymore weight off. I... READ MORE

Can Lap Band be performed after having a tummy tuck?

I had a tummy tuck performed in 2012. I gained all my weight back. I am currently at 233 lbs, height of 5'4 and a BMI of 40. I was interested in Lap... READ MORE

Open Vs Laproscopic Gastric Bypass

I had my lapband out in November due to unsuccessful weight loss(had it since 2008). I have surgery scheduled for two weeks out. I had my pre-op appt... READ MORE

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