The LAP-BAND Adjustable Gastric Banding System is not right for everyone. Here are some of the things we will consider when evaluating your candidacy for obesity surgery.
The LAP-BAND System may be right for you if:
If you do not meet the BMI or weight criteria, you still may be considered for surgery if your BMI is at least 35 and you are suffering from serious health problems related to obesity.
The LAP-BAND System is not right for you if: