Q: Who should not have Gastric Bypass Surgery?

A: Choosing to have a Gastric Bypass surgery is evidently a very serious choice. People who suffer from depression, bipolar disease, or schizophrenia should consult and be under the care of a psychiatrist before Gastric Bypass. Weight loss can exaggerate these conditions. To qualify for a Gastric Bypass, you'll need to be medically categorized as "morbidly obese". Click here to check your body mass index, which will tell you what category you fall into.