Bariatric Gastric Bypass Lap-Band Laparoscopy Surgery Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy
Obesity, Morbid Obesity, Obesity Surgery, Roux-En-Y, Biliopancreatic Diversion, Gastroplasty, Lap Ban

Star Our health care team

At BMI, we have a highly-trained health care team who will work with you before, during, and after your surgery. These specialists are here to help you succeed.

To learn more about us, simply click on our names or photos below:

Star Our Surgeons:

Dr. Christopher Joyce
Dr. Joyce

Dr. Brian Lahmann
Dr. Lahmann

Star Our Bariatric Coordinator:

Cherrish Jany Cherrish Jany
Star Our Dietician:

Susan Murray Susan Murray
Star Our Exercise Specialist:

Charles Murray Charles Murray
Star Our Practice Manager:

Vicki Funk Vicki Funk

Susan Murray
Registered Dietitian

Photo of Susan Murray, MPH, RD, LDN
Susan Murray

Susan Murray A registered dietitian at Silver Cross Hospital, Susan Murray graduated from Benedictine University with a Master of Education degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition.

She is an accomplished educator who has served on the faculty at Joliet Junior College in addition to her daily role counseling in-and-outpatients at the hospital.

To further her knowledge, Susan attended special bariatric nutrition training at the U.S. Bariatric facility in Florida. She currently counsels and educates all BMI Surgery patients both before and after surgery to help them lead a more healthy lifestyle.



"Bariatric surgery is the only
proven method of achieving
weight control in the morbidly

         Dr. Christopher Joyce

Walk in the shoes of a morbidly
obese person for one day and
you will understand their