About

 

Why Choose Dr. Keith?

Safety, Outcomes, Experience

  • More than 16 yrs experience in surgical weight loss
  • Performed over 6,000 weight loss procedures
  • Educator of other weight loss surgeons

Meet the Staff

History of Dr. Keith’s Wellness Options

2001

Mid-summer, the planning began to develop a multispecialty weight loss surgery program. The focus would be on pre operative education and evaluations from a cross section of medical providers, not just the traditional approach involving the surgeon only.  

2002

February 14 & 15, we successfully completed our first four surgeries. All patients had received Dietary education from a licensed Dietitian, Behavior modification from licensed Psychologists, evaluated by an exercise physiologist and other medical providers as needed.

2005

Recognition of excellence in providing weight loss surgery services began and immediately, Norman Regional Hospital was recognized on the national level as a Center of Excellence facility. Insurance companies began to recognize the value of accredited facilities and the multi-disciplinary approach to weight loss surgery. Dr. Keith's Wellness Options and Norman Regional has achieved:

  • Center of Excellence designation by: Aetna, Cigna and United
  • Center of Blue Distinction + by Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Hospital Affiliations 

Dr. Keith is credentialed to provide medical/ surgical services at: 

  • Norman Regional Hospital, Norman, OK
        

Norman Regional Hospital 

Norman SignNorman Regional Hospital is a Bariatric Center of Excellence and the most experienced and nationally recognized weight loss surgery program in Oklahoma. In the past 16+ years, Norman weight loss surgeons have performed over 7,500 weight loss surgery procedures. Providing exceptional anesthesia, unsurpassed operating room staff and a strong Nursing support team---Norman Regional Hospital has earned the reputation as the leader in safety and outcomes. Other physicians come to Norman to watch  “how we do surgery."

The Future

We will continue to explore and offer a full complement of weight loss options while keeping our traditions in offering friendly, courteous and professional services to assist our patients goals of health and happiness.

Your BMI:
Underweight < 18.5
Normal 18.5-24.9
Overweight 25-29.9
Obese I 30-34.9
Obese II 35-39.9
Morbid Obesity 40+

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