Am I A Candidate

Who Qualifies for LAP-BAND® System Surgery?

  • Patients with BMI>40
  • Patients with BMI 35-40 with comorbidities (high blood pressure, diabetes, arthritis, reflux or sleep apnea)
  • Patients age 18 to 65

Patients are currently not eligible if they fall into the following categories:

  • Patients on chronic high doses of steroids
  • Patients with Crohn’s disease
  • Patients with a BMI >60
  • Patients with previous gastric bypass/stapling or nissen fundoplication will be evaluated on a case by case basis

Take the first step and watch our free Lap-Band online seminar