I am 27 years old, 5 feet 3 inches tall and I had a baby in April. I have always struggled with my weight. I weigh around 230 lbs. Am I a candidate for weight loss surgery?
No matter what I do I can't seem to lose any real weight. Gastric Bypass Surgery?
Doctor Answers 2
Thanks for the question. You BMI is 40.7 you are obese type III or severe or morbid, its mean that you have high risk to develop diabetes, hypertension and other diseases. You are a candidate for bariatric surgery. To decide the type of surgery best for you, you must make an appointment with a bariatric surgeon and discuss about your current eating habits,if you have any health issues and in that way know the best option for you.
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