Center for Obesity Related Illness
Centers for Obesity Related Illness
CORI Centers are operated by MSO Medical, incorporated in the state of Delaware with its Corporate office located in Bannockburn, Illinois (Chicago suburb). The company was formed in July 2002 by Albert Henry, Larry Belenke, and Drs. James Sapala, Michael Wood and Michael Schuhknecht.
MSO Medical contracts with acute care hospitals to establish Bariatric Surgery Centers of Excellence under the brand name Center for Obesity Related Illness (CORI) and performs the following services:
- providing credentialed, skilled and trained surgeons to perform gastric bypass surgery,
- originating patients through proprietary marketing techniques,
- screening and diagnosis of patients for surgery and,
- clinical services review of post op patients.