Dr. Bruce Toporoff, MD

Dr. Bruce Toporoff, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Bruce Toporoff, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Hershey, PA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1984 and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

500 University Dr # PO

Hershey, PA 17033

Contact Information

(717) 531-8329

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 49% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 46% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
more than 31% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension

11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • The George Washington U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Kings Co Hospital SUNY Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Kings Co Hospital SUNY Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Med Center University Ariz Health Scis Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Toporoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Toporoff to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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  • 1

Dr. Toporoff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Toporoff performed a 5 way bi-pass emergency cardiac surgery and probably saved my husband's life. His follow up care was excellent.
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Dr Toporoff saved my life twice. First I had an emergency procedure for an aortic dissection several years ago and he saved my life. Then a few years later my aortic valve failed and he fixed that too. Even though both of these procedures were risky I came through without any problems and I am...more
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Dr. Toporoff performed a mitral valve repair on my wife at Los Robles Hospital 10.9.2015. When we met, he was very confident, approachable, and professional. During the surgery he repaired her mitral valve, but also made other repairs to her heart. During the follow-up, I asked how the mitral valve...more
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The most important quality to look for in a medical doctor is experience and skill. My father is 83 and is still alive today because of Dr. Toporoff?s skill and dedication to helping his patients. My father was in critical condition due to internal bleeding. Dr. Toporoff diagnosed his condition,...more
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In 2002 my husband had the terrible misfortune of having his Aorta rupture. On balance however, we had the amazing good fortune to be driving through Oxnard & were able to get to St.John?s Hospital where Dr.Bruce Toporoff was on duty. In short order, Dr.T. pulled his team together & performed the...more
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