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Can You Get a Gastric Sleeve at Two Hundred Pounds?

Can You Get a Gastric Sleeve at 200 Pounds
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While some people might think that there is a weight limit on bariatric surgery, dr. Michael Choi is here to prove you wrong. Bariatric surgery is recommended for anyone with BMI greater than 29 because it is when weight becomes a medical issue that can cause weight-related conditions such as diabetes, sleep apnea, and high blood pressure.

Gastric Sleeve at Two Hundred Pounds

Yes, you can get a gastric sleeve at two hundred pounds, the minimum BMI, as long as you meet the minimum BMI of twenty-nine or thirty, you will be a great candidate for the surgery, you should lose a minimum of sixty to seventy pounds within six to nine months.