Our Physicians

Robert E. Topper, MD, FACS

Board Certified General Surgeon
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Breast Cancer Diagnosis
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Complex Hernia Repairs
  • Dialysis Access
  • Gallbladder
  • Gallstone Disease Management
  • General Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Procedures
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Parathyroid
  • Skin Malignancies
  • Splenectomies
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Vein Care

Doctorate of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, 1984
Residency in General Surgery, New York, Brookdale University Medical Center, 1985-1991
Fellowship and Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, 1991-1992


Dr. Topper is a board certified (and recertified) surgeon who has been living and practicing in Boca Raton since 1993. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, School of Medicine, graduating in 1984. He completed his surgery training in New York, at Brookdale University Medical Center, where he received extensive training in vascular surgery and spent an additional year in a vascular research laboratory. During that training, he developed his interest and skill in treating varicose veins, both surgically and through venous sclerotherapy. He has also had additional training and experience with laser treatment of large varicose veins with the EndoVascular Laser Treatment, which is offered at the Boca Vein Center.

Academic and Professional Affiliations

Certified Member of the American Board of Surgery

Affiliated with the following hospitals:
Broward Health North
West Boca Medical Center

Honors and Recognition

Fellow, American College of Surgeons