Lap Band Surgery at Surgical Specialists of Oklahoma City, OK
The Surgical Specialists of Oklahoma City, OK, offer the state’s largest lap-band-only practice, along with other laparoscopic and surgical procedures. Dr. Timothy Eldridge and his partner, Dr. Holsaeter, perform the lap band procedure in both the hospital and the ambulatory surgery setting.
Dr. Timothy Eldridge
Dr. Timothy J. Eldridge, MD, is a board-certified surgeon who received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. He completed a fellowship in surgical endoscopy at Mt. Sinai Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, and is a member of the Oklahoma County Medical Society, American Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
A bariatric coordinator and registered nurses complete the circle of care at Surgical Specialists of Oklahoma City for patients choosing the lap band procedure. The entire staff is dedicated to providing patients with answers to all their questions, from financing the procedure, to follow-up post-operative care. The center also offers Emmi, an interactive patient education program to ensure patients are given the full range of information available on their procedures.
Visit the Surgical Specialists of Oklahoma City to start your step-by-step program or call 405-232-4211. The center is located at 535 N.W. 9th Street, Suite 330, Oklahoma City, OK 73102.
Lap Band Surgery at WeightWise Bariatric Program of Oklahoma City, OK
“Transforming lives, one waistline at a time,” reads the slogan for the WeightWise Bariatric Program of Oklahoma City, OK.
The WeightWise Program of Oklahoma City helps patients transform their lives through weight loss, but more importantly, it helps them regain control of their health. WeightWise Bariatric Program weight loss surgery techniques include lap band surgery, laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery, and laparoscopic gastric sleeve surgery.
Dr. Toby Broussard, MD, FACS
Dr. Toby Broussard earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport and managed a successful, well-rounded private practice in Louisiana for 13 years. While operating in private practice, he was exposed to bariatric surgery. Following a strong interest in the procedures, he made the decision to devote himself to bariatric surgery. Dr. Broussard has helped WeightWise to become one of the top weight-loss surgery programs in the state.
WeightWise states that they are a different kind of bariatric weight management control because they focus on a multi-disciplinary approach that involves patient education, a thorough medical evaluation, state-of-the art surgery equipment, and long-term follow-up and support.
Begin your transformation by calling WeightWise at 405-359-2473 or by joining Dr. Broussard at a free weight loss surgery seminar in Oklahoma. WeightWise is located at 1800 S. Renaissance Blvd, Second Floor, Edmond, OK 73013. Visit them online.