Our requirements for the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass in Mexico are as follows;
- BMI of 35+ (or BMI of 30+ if revising a previous weight loss surgery)
- Age between 16 and 75
Reasons to choose gastric bypass;
- You currently experience Acid Reflux or GERD
- Have significant weight to lose
- Willing to take vitamins long-term for malnutrition
The guidelines for gastric bypass in the United States require a body mass index of 40+ (or 35 with obesity-related comorbidities).