Meet Our Team
The Illinois Bariatric Center provides a unique, multidisciplinary program dedicated to the management and surgical treatment of morbid obesity and the lifelong commitment to behavioral and lifestyle changes to follow. Losing weight and then maintaining the weight loss is a lifelong commitment that we want to help you make and achieve. Our program consists of a team of dedicated professionals to improve your overall health and quality of life.
Sidney P. Rohrscheib, MD
Dr. Rohrscheib is experienced in all aspects of Bariatric Surgery. Having performed over 1,200 gastric bands, he is one of the most experienced band surgeons in the State of Illinois. He uses both the LAP-BAND® System and the REALIZE® Band.
Jeanine Hinshaw, APN, CNP
Jeanine is a nurse practitioner with over 15 years experience who helps with patient care and education.
Kären Phillips, RN & Lyndsey Shanks, RN
Our nurses are the heart of our program and will support you every step of the way.
Krista Rohrscheib, RD & Karlie Lamar, RD
Our dietitians work with our patients to help educate them on good dietary choices and to make sure their nutritional needs are met.
Anne Weatherly, MA, LCPC & Kjierstine Mass, MS, LCPC
Anne & Kjierstine work with our patients to help ensure that all are prepared for their new life.