I Have a BMI of 29.3 One of my Parents and Siblings Having Type 2 Diabetes. Can I Have Lapband Surgery?

Doctor Answers 2

Not candidate

According to international standards is not a candidate for bariatric surgery, in fact you're not even in obesity. The possible future diseases not considered as indications of surgery.
Try it, You Might they lose weight by changing your lifestyle, healthy diet and doing exercise routines supervised

Dominican Republic Bariatric Surgeon
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Lap Band Surgery

Yes you can but unfortunately it would be a self pay option. Insurance will not cover in this BMI range. 

Hugh L. Houston, MD
Nashville Bariatric Surgeon
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