Our Team

Central Illinois: 217-788-3948 | Toll Free: 866-205-7915


The Memorial Bariatric Services team is dedicated to helping you reach your goal of good health. We offer a comprehensive program, addressing the medical, emotional and social issues that accompany bariatric care. We offer the very finest bariatric surgical care while treating you with dignity and respect.

We are led by Dr. Max Hammer, M.D., FACS and Dr. Orlando Icaza, Jr., FACS, both expert surgeons with extensive experience in advance laparoscopic procedures and specializing in bariatric surgery. Read more about Drs. Hammer and Icaza.

Our team includes a registered dietician, psychologists, physical therapists, and a financial counselor. Additional staff provide program coordination and support. It is our privilege to travel with you on the road to a healthier and happier life. Meet our team members.

We are looking forward to meeting with you.