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Use the sliders to determine your Body Mass Index (BMI), and whether or not you should contact OCC to schedule a weight loss surgery consultation.

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Overweight 25 - 29.9
Obesity BMI of 30 or greater

Your Weight: 184 pounds

 
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Your Height: 5' 4"

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Your BMI: 32
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Leakage Test During VGS

Dyed solution test or air pressure test? Gastric air pressure testing can detect even a very small leakage during surgery. During sleeve gastrectomy surgery it is common practice to perform leakage testing with instillation of a dyed solution in to the stomach through the calibration tube. If a small leakage…

I Just Had Bariatric Surgery. Can I Exercise Right Away?

Bariatric Surgery and Exercise Patients that undergo, either a Gastric Sleeve or a Gastric Plication, are encouraged to start an exercise routine in order to accomplish their weight loss goals. But what exercises are safe and when can they start them? The best recommendation we give patients is that they should start walking…