BMI - Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery


BMI Surgery and Silver Cross Hospital’s weight loss program has received national accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQUIP).  The program has also been recognized as a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery due to our demonstrated track record of outstanding outcomes in weight loss surgery.

BMI Surgery has helped over 7,000 patients to live happier, healthier lives with our comprehensive weight loss program.

We offer our patients the latest and safest bariatric surgical procedures including:

  • Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery

Our comprehensive weight loss program includes:

  • Full screening with renowned bariatric surgeons—Dr. Christopher Joyce and Dr. Brian Lahmann, and other medical specialists
  • Pre & post-procedural diet and exercise instruction
  • Monthly Support Group
  • Tools to promote an ongoing healthy lifestyle