Are You a Candidate for Bariatric Surgery?

You may qualify for weight-loss surgery at Rex Bariatric Specialists in the Raleigh area if you’re at least 18 years old and have one or both of the following:

  • Body mass index (BMI) of 35–39.9, with a history of obesity-related conditions such as high blood pressure, Type 2 diabetes or sleep apnea
  • BMI of at least 40, regardless of any history of obesity-related diseases

Talk to an experienced bariatric surgeon at Rex Bariatric Specialists to see if your health and body size make you a candidate for surgical weight-loss treatment. Ask your insurance provider if your plan covers bariatric surgery for your specific situation.

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Learn More About Weight-Loss Surgery

Find out more about eligibility criteria for weight-loss surgery, and explore the health benefits of surgical weight loss.


Selecting a Bariatric Surgery Practice

There are many factors to consider when selecting a practice or provider for weight-loss surgery. In order to reduce confusion and keep track of your notes, we developed a free guide to selecting a bariatric surgery practice: