Welcome to Lap-Band® Center of Oklahoma
Lap-Band® Center of Oklahoma located within Pinnacle Specialty Hospital provides bariatric services to assist you with your weight loss needs. Bariatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity. Obesity has become an epidemic in our society and it contributes to a wide range of health problems including Type 2 diabetes, stroke, sleep apnea, hypertension, joint problems, and coronary artery disease. Weight loss can lower or prevent your risk for these conditions.
Lap-Band® Center of Oklahoma, launched in 2010, offers the Lap-Band ® AP Adjustable Gastric Banding System by Allergan, today’s most advanced and preferred gastric banding system. It is minimally invasive, safe and effective. This medical breakthrough has helped hundreds of thousands of people achieve their weight-loss goals. The Lap-Band® Adjustable Gastric Banding System is the only FDA-approved gastric banding system for patients who are at least 30 pounds overweight, with a BMI of at least 30 and one or more obesity related comorbid conditions. To check your BMI, enter your information in the BMI calculator in the sidebar, then click here to check if the Lap-Band ® system is right for you.
If you have had gastric banding surgery in another state or country and are now living in the Tulsa area, contact us and we’ll be happy to assist you with your band fills/adjustments.
Dr. Ladd Atkins
Dr. Ladd Atkins, D.O. is the bariatric surgeon who performs the Lap-Band® surgery. Dr. Atkins is a board certified surgeon trained in advanced laparoscopic and trauma surgery and has performed more than 100 surgeries.
Dr. Ladd Atkins, bariatric surgeon, and Brent Bailey, spokesperson for Lap-Band Center of Oklahoma, discuss the benefits of weight loss surgery utilizing the Lap-Band AP System by Allergan on Channel 8′s Good Day Tulsa segment Jan. 7, 2012.
Attend One Of Our Free Seminars
To learn more about the Lap-Band® Adjustable Gastric Banding System click below to register to attend a FREE seminar. At the seminar, you will get answers to your questions and find out if the Lap Band ® System is right for you.
Pinnacle Specialty Hospital
Lap-Band Center of Oklahoma, is located within, and part of, Pinnacle Specialty Hospital in Tulsa, OK, a physician-owned surgical facility providing individual, quality care for patients undergoing specialized surgical procedures.