Have you tried to lose weight having a good diet and exercising with no results?
Obesity is a rapidly expanding disease worldwide, it’s affecting mainly to the U.S. and Mexico as number 1 and 2 respectively of countries with more population affected.
Criteria to define whether you are eligible for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery according to international regulations:
- BMI greater than 40
- BMI greater than 30 related to comorbidiities (diabetes, HBP, sleep apnea, depression, arthrosis, hearth condition)
- Age 14 or higher
- Failure to lose weight with diet and exercise.
- No use of drug and alcoholism
- Accomplish completely the pre-op protocol
And most important, the COMMITMENT and DESIRE to achieve the goal of a BETTER QUALITY of life, HEALTH and why not, LOOKING better!
Calculate your BMI and remember, you can contact us anytime for a personal evaluation and find out if surgery is the best option for you. Dr. Garcia is available to answer all your questions.