• Brent's Story

    Weight Pre-Op: 400 lbs.
    Weight Lost: 160 lbs

    Lap-Band surgery was the “Best decision I’ve made for myself and my family!!” I will definitely live longer, with a better quality of life, and I’ll be there for my wife, my kids, and my family. Read More >>
  • Sherrel's Story

    Weight Lost: 81 lbs.
    Pre-Op Comorbidities: Type II Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Sleep Issues

    I was impressed with the positive encouragement I received at the Lap-Band Center of Oklahoma. The care and commitment they have shown during my follow-up has been tremendous. Read More >>
  • Julie's Story

    Weight Lost: 71 lbs

    I found Dr. Atkins and went to a seminar and decided lap band was for me. I could of never done this without him and his wonderful staff. Is it the easy way out? No it’s not but for me it was the only way out of the up and down I was in. I went from a size 18-20 to a 6!
  • Alan's Story

    Weight Lost: 133 lbs.
    Pre-Op Comorbidities: Type II Diabetes

    Because of my weight loss with the LAP-BAND® I am now able to live life again, instead of just existing. As one of my LAP-BAND® friends said, "Nothing tastes as good as being thin feels”. Read More >>
  • Jodi's Story

    Weight Lost: 115 lbs.

    The LAP-BAND® System was an easy choice for me, because it was a non-invasive, low risk weight loss procedure with minimal recovery time. Thanks to the support of the LAP-BAND®, I can keep up with my children and I no longer have to worry about my weight. I feel more energetic and happier. Read More >>

Are you finally ready to lose your weight & change your life?

Discover how this safe and cost effective weight-loss procedure has helped hundreds of thousands of people achieve their weight-loss goals.

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.


We also offer Gastric Sleeve Surgery. Click here to find out more!

Dr Atkins Lap-Band Center of Oklahoma weight-loss doctor

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.


Do You Qualify For Insurance Benefits? Call 1-800-LAP-BAND (1-800-527-2263)