Lap Band Surgery Centers and Doctors in Chicago, IL
Lap Band Surgery at DayOne Health in Chicago, IL
One Decision. One Day. Lifetime Results.
One day is all it takes to change your life at DayOne Health in Chicago. The center offers same-day lap-band surgery to patients looking for an alternative to traditional gastric bypass surgery. DayOne Health is a Bariatric Center of Excellence, as designated by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
DayOne Health starts with outpatient surgery that will transform a patient's life, but support post-operatively continues with the center's staff of psychologists, dietician, and health team members.
Dr. Jonathon D. Myers, MD
DayOne Health's Medical Director is Dr. Myers, a graduate of the Minimally Invasive Surgery program at Loyola University Medical Center. Dr. Myers is a board-certified surgeon and an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Rush Medical College. In addition to adjustable gastric banding, he performs laparoscopic esophagectomy, gastrectomy, and pancreas resection as well as other new and innovative minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Myers has been certified by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® physician. He is an expert in his field and has published multiple articles and presented his research at professional meetings.
Call 312-239-3838 to speak with a real lap-band patient and learn more about transforming your life with DayOne Health. Visit DayOne online at www.dayonehealth.com or in person at 60 East Delaware Place, 15th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606.
Lap Band Surgery at the Center for the Surgical Treatment of Obesity in Chicago, IL
According to its website, “The University of Chicago Medical Center is nationally recognized for its surgical weight loss program, which offers state-of-the-art approaches to weight reduction through surgical means.”
The Center for the Surgical Treatment of Obesity at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago boasts “the most experience” in multidisciplinary bariatric surgery of any team in the Chicago area. The Center offers adjustable gastric banding (Lap-Band®), Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (DS), and vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG).
John Alverdy, MD
Dr. John Alverdy is the Chief of the University of Chicago Medical Center's Surgical Obesity Program. With vast experience in weight-loss surgery, he is a nationally recognized surgeon.
Considered a surgical innovator, Dr. Alverdy was the first surgeon in the Chicago area to perform gastric bypass surgery and duodenal switch surgery using minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques.
Dr. Alverdy is also an expert in other abdominal surgeries, including the surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux, hernias, colorectal diseases, and biliary tract disease.
Visit the Center for the Surgical Treatment of Obesity in Chicago online or call 773-834-3524 for more information. Patients are required to clear surgery with their insurance provider and complete paperwork online before scheduling an appointment. The University of Chicago Medical Center is located at 5841 S. Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637.