Becoming a Patient of the Maternal Weight and Wellness Program

Mother kissing baby

Our team serves:

  • Pregnant women who have a BMI of more than 30 and have coexisting disease(s)
  • Pregnant women who have a BMI of more than 35 with no coexisting disease
  • Pregnant women who have had bariatric surgery, including gastric bypass, gastric banding, gastric sleeve, or bypass revision
  • Women with a BMI or more than 35 who are considering pregnancy or bariatric surgery

Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of body fat based on weight and height. See the table below to see if you meet the criteria.

If you don’t meet the criteria below, but feel you could benefit from the services we provide, please contact us to discuss becoming a patient.

We offer both preconception counseling and complete prenatal care. Call us when you’re thinking about becoming pregnant, or at any stage in your pregnancy.

To make an appointment, call 858-657-8745.


Height Normal Weight Overweight BMI 30-34.9 BMI of 35 or higher
Body weight (pounds)
4’10” 89-119 120-143 144-167 168+
4’11” 92-123 124-148 149-173 174+
5’0” 95-127 128-153 154-178 179+
5’1” 98-132 133-158 159-185 186+
5’2” 104-136 137-163 164-191 192+
5’3” 105-140 141-169 170-197 198+
5’4” 108-145 146-174 175-204 205+
5’5” 112-149 150-179 180-210 211+
5’6” 115-154 155-185 186-216 217+
5’7” 118-159 160-191 192-223 224+
5’8” 122-164 165-196 197-229 230+
5’9” 125-168 169-202 203-236 237+
5’10” 129-173 174-208 209-243 244+