You may be a candidate for weight loss surgery.

If you answered 'yes' to these questions, are more than 100 pounds overweight and/or have a BMI over 40, or your weight has caused or worsened a medical condition, weight loss surgery is a viable option. Your next step should be to visit your doctor for further evaluation. Before making a final decision, you should be well informed of the risks and benefits involved and fully understand the permanent lifestyle changes that weight loss surgery requires.