Skip to main content
Average ER Wait Times

JFK Medical Center - Main Campus

-- mins

JFK Emergency Room Boynton Beach

-- mins

JFK Emergency Room Palm Beach Gardens

-- mins

JFK Medical Center - North Campus

-- mins

Calculating Your BMI

Because the typical BMI benchmark for weight-loss surgery is 35 or over, it is critical that you know your own BMI. Your BMI is a number calculated from your weight and height, and provides medical professionals a reliable gauge of the amount of fat on your body. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides a simple BMI calculator to help you determine your BMI.