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. Ronnie Keith
Dr. Ronnie Keith completed undergraduate studies at the University of Oklahoma and Southwestern Oklahoma State University, graduating with a BS in Pharmacy. After 5 years of working pharmacy, he completed medical school at Oklahoma State University of Osteopathic Medicine and completed general surgery residency in St. Louis, Missouri. Board-Certified and a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgery, he is also a fellow of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
With over 8,000 Laparoscopic procedures and over 3,000 Laparoscopic weight loss surgeries, Dr. Keith has shared in the excitement of success with many patients.
Watch Our Online Seminar
To learn more about the Lap-Band® Adjustable Gastric Banding System click below to watch our online seminar. Here, 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.