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Lap Band Eligibility


Who is the ideal candidate for the Lap-Band System?

Lap Band Eligibility

  •  Must be 18 years or older
  •  At least be 60 lbs overweight, or severely obese
  •  A BMI of 40 or
  •  If BMI is 35-39.9, MUST be accompanied with at least one of the following obesity related co-morbidities:
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Diabetes type II
    • Hypertension
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol)

Procedure Guide


General & Minimally Invasive Surgery
11609 Spring Cypress Road, Suite C
Tomball, TX 77377
Phone: 281-519-7421
Fax: 281-290-6302

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