Outpatient Referrals and Consultations
A referral can be made by Michigan Medicine Physicians through MiChart.
Simply search for: “Bariatric Surgery”
To qualify for weight loss surgery:
Age > 18 years
(No max age limit)
BMI of 40 or more
BMI of 35 or more
one or two weight-related illnesses such as:
High blood pressure
Due to higher complication rates, BMI must be less than 65 to be considered for surgery.
Medically Supervised Weight Loss Documentation
Primary Care Physician Letter