Give to LGH

BSCN logo

Insurers who prefer LGH

BMI Calculator

Your BMI is:

Interpreting Your BMI


BMI Weight Category
Under 18.5 Underweight
18.5- 24.9 Normal
25 - 29.9 Overweight
30 - 34.9 Obese
35 - 39.9 Clinically Obese
40 or greater Morbidly Obese

Body Mass Index (BMI) is a general indicator of whether or not you are maintaining a healthy weight based on the ratio of your weight to your height. It’s an imperfect scale as it doesn't account for differences in body types. For example, a 5 foot 9 inch bodybuilder who weighs 215 pounds and has a 6% body fat would be labeled obese. And there is already a new scale just for people from Southeast Asia where the ranges are lowered.

While it can be a good indicator of the healthiness of your weight if you fall within certain statistical norms that were used to develop it, it should be taken with a significant grain of salt and should not be used as a substitute for a professional evaluation of your health by a doctor.

Contact Us

Center for Weight Management
Two locations:

20 Research Place
North Chelmsford, MA 01863

203 Turnpike Street
2nd Floor
North Andover, MA 01845

Contact Us Form

Phone: 978-788-7200
TTY: 978-937-6889
Phone: 877-LGH-WELL

Ricardo Zanin (from Nashua)

Ricardo banner, after shot

Chose gastric bypass and has lost 130 pounds.

LGH-CWM-Ricardo-BEFORE.jpgRicardo grew up chubby with the nickname "Fatso". He had a completely different physique than his twin brother who was never overweight. His mother recently visited from Brazil and couldn't believe her son had lost the equivalent of 6 bags of rice! Not only is he healthier, he's less anxious and more spiritual. He now has more energy to enjoy life, plays basketball and loves his body!

"Not only did my body change, my brain did, too. It was a whole transformation!"

Click here to learn if you are a candidate for Surgical Treatment and find out when you can attend one of our FREE Weight Management Information Sessions.

2015 Circle Health BallCenter for Weight Management 2014CAREERSMagnet 2012