Sansum Clinic Bariatric Surgery Center BMI calculator
Your body mass index (BMI) may be an indicator that your weight could be adversly affecting your health. Calculate your health risks using our handy BMI Calculator
The body mass index [weight (kg)/ height (m2)] or BMI is used to determine level of obesity. To be eligible for surgery you must have a BMI over 40, which is typically at least 80-100 lbs. overweight. You may also be eligible if your BMI is over 35 and you have certain medical problems caused by obesity.