Do You Qualify for the
LAP-BAND® Program and Procedure?

Patients must meet the following requirements to be considered for the LAP-BAND® program:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Have a BMI of at least 40 (or of at least 35 in conjunction with one or more serious health conditions related to excess weight, such as type 2 diabetes) or be at least 100 pounds overweight
  • Have made serious attempts to lose weight with only short-term success
  • Have an obesity diagnosis
  • Have a letter of necessity from their primary care physician

To qualify, you also need to participate in our comprehensive program, beginning with an information session. Learn more about the information sessions.

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Are You a Candidate?

The LAP-BAND program is suitable for individuals who meet certain criteria based on BMI or other factors. Learn more.

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Kunkel Surgical Group

Kacy Walker, RN-BC LAP-BAND Program Coordinator
890 Poplar Church Road,
Suite 210
Camp Hill, PA 17011
717-761-7244, Ext. 7 717-761-2055 (fax) Get Directions