Lana G. Nelson Bariatric Surgeon D.O., F.A.C.O.S.
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5 yr Experience

6 yr in Bariatrics

6 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

6 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

50% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is n/a


  • About Me

    Dr. Nelson has been in practice in the Moore/Norman area since August 2005. Originally a native of Bixby, Oklahoma, Dr. Nelson attended medical school at Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She then ventured to Ohio University Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio where she completed her training in general surgery. Dr. Nelson returned to Oklahoma from the University of South Florida in Tampa where she completed her fellowship training in laparoscopic and bariatric surgery. During her fellowship, she gained experience in all aspects of bariatric surgery. In addition, she participates in research related to obesity and surgical treatment of obesity which has been published in national medical journals. In her free time, Dr. Nelson enjoys reading, scrapbooking, gardening, riding motorcycles, and spending time with her husband and two dogs.

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  • Latest Reviews 13 reviews
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    Stephanie H. on Feb. 17, 2013

    I have only met Dr. Nelson once. I will be seeing her again on the 31st of January for prep classes for surgery on the 12th of February! Hurray for me! Will review more about Dr. Nelson when I know more. Her staff have all More...

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    dennisr19590 on Sept. 28, 2011

    Dr Nelson and her staff have been great so far. I live about 140 miles away and they have been very helpful scheduling my pre-op visits labs,physical therapy,psych eval and dietitian visits with the least amount of driving. I had my pre op More...

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    ANEWME25 on Jan. 28, 2011

    My first impression of Dr. Nelson is that she is awesome! She is very knowledgeable, professional, and kind. She has a good program and makes everything "doable" for her patients. Her office staff is friendly, no complaints. I have no complaints about her or her More...

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