Metabolic, Robotic and Bariatric Surgery – Weight Loss Services
Specializes in: Weight Loss Services
Certification: Board certified in General Surgery
Medical School: McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Residency: Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Fellowship: Alta Bates Summit Hospital
Azure Adkins, MD, is a fellowship trained bariatric and minimally invasive GI surgeon who is board certified in general surgery at Norman Regional's Journey Clinic.
Her special interests include:
- Bariatric surgery
- Nutrition and lifestyle counseling
- Robotic surgery
- Minimally invasive surgery
Dr. Adkins finished medical school in 2013 at The University of Texas Houston Medical School and completed her general surgery residency at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center. She then completed her Advanced GI (gastrointestinal), MIS (minimally invasive surgery) and Bariatric Surgery fellowship at Alta Bates Summit Hospital in Oakland, California. Dr. Adkins chose to pursue a career in bariatric surgery because she enjoys working with her hands and having an immediate positive impact on the lives of her patients. She said she wants her patients to know that she will treat them as if they are her own family and provide individualized care with compassion and empathy every step of the way.