Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Understanding BMI Categories: Levels of Body Mass and Obesity

May 17, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bmi Obesity

There are different types of body mass, and your BMI may mean varying levels of obesity or morbid obesity.

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Gastric Sleeve and BMI Requirements

June 16, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Bmi

To qualify for gastric sleeve surgery, patients often have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or over, which means obesity and morbid obesity.

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