To determine if you are a candidate for Bariatric Surgery, you must calculate your Body Mass Index (BMI). By relating your height and weight you will be able to know if you are overweight or obese. Ideally, you should schedule an assessment appointment to know your case and determine the appropriate treatment.
Overweight and obesity are two states that are differentiated by BMI. According to this indicator, a person is overweight if his or her BMI is higher than 25 and obese if it is higher than 30. Know 5 differences between Overweight and Obesity.
Whether or not you are a good candidate for a gastric balloon, gastric sleeve, or gastric bypass depends on a number of factors. During the assessment, we'll look at your weight, height, and any diseases that might be linked to those things. We will recommend the appropriate treatment after our multidisciplinary team has evaluated you. Make an Appoinment
In Bogota, Colombia are the best clinics in the country for surgery and organ transplantation. Dr. Ruben Luna and his team are located in Bogota, Colombia, and are recognized and experienced in the management of obesity. In addition, Dr. Ruben Luna is trained to perform Bariatric Surgery by Advanced Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery.