Dr. Toby Broussard is a well-rounded and highly-skilled surgeon, specializing in weight loss surgery. He has performed thousands of bariatric procedures and enjoys helping his patients transform their lives both medically and socially. Dr. Broussard currently practices at WeightWise Bariatric in Oklahoma, and previously had a busy surgical practice in Louisiana.
Dr. Broussard helped pioneer WeightWise, a multidisciplinary surgical weight loss program serving patients from all over the state of Oklahoma and beyond. An integral part of WeightWise’s success since it opened its doors in 2006, Dr. Broussard has grown his practice to be a well known and respected bariatric program. Dr. Broussard has been a pioneer since early in his medical career, when he received a grant from the Louisiana Education Quality Support Fund.
Through the leadership of Dr. Toby Broussard and his colleagues, WeightWise has become one of Oklahoma’s most respected and active bariatric surgery programs. He also managed a successful surgical practice in Louisiana for 13 years prior to moving to Oklahoma. Dr. Broussard not only performs surgery, but he also is a leader among his colleagues, and serves as a proctor who teachers other surgeons to perform the vertical sleeve gastrectomy.
Dr. Broussard’s weight loss program is recognized as one of his state’s most well-respected programs, with an impressive safety record. Since opening in 2006, the program has served more than 2000 patients, with a 0% death rate and a very low rate for major complications. Additionally, Dr. Broussard has had his academic work published in the Journal of Parental & Enteral Nutrition and Surgical Technology International.
Dr. Broussard has nearly 20 years of surgical experience and has been devoted primarily to performing bariatric procedures since 2006. Prior to Dr. Toby Broussard’s work at WeightWise, he had a busy private practice in Louisiana that he managed for 13 years. It was during his time in Louisiana that he discovered that bariatric surgery was his true passion. In addition to the gastric band and bypass, Dr. Broussard is particularly experienced in the gastric sleeve. His program has performed over 1,000 gastric sleeves.
Dr. Broussard is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, Carraway Surgical Society, and the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.