Can you get a lapband at 16?

My name is amber and I'm 16. I weigh 273 pounds, I've have always been a big girl. when I was younger had a bad injury now I cant exercise with my condign. is there any way I can get the lapband?
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How young is too young for a Lapband?

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Lap band and excercise

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Hi Amber. nice to write to us. first i will depend of how bad is your conditions. if can you Walk, and do any other type of trainning, what are you food behavioral or waht kind of foof you prefeer, if you are sweetlover or hight quantity eater.
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