The Institute of Weight Control Research is committed to continuing to develop a strong research base for its clinical practice. The Best Bariatric Surgeons believe that research leads to excellent clinical practice, which translates to excellent care for patients. Dr Roy Brancatisano and the team at IWCR have been at the forefront of developments in bariatric surgery, including new devices and new surgical procedures, and continues to take a leadership role in the delivery of programmes to achieve lasting weight reduction.