Dr. Robert Klapper, MD

Dr. Robert Klapper, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Robert Klapper, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Hollywood, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

8737 Beverly Blvd Ste 303

West Hollywood, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Klapper performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Klapper's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

77  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Cornell Hospital Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Kerlan Jobe Ortho Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Ld Dorr Centinela Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klapper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klapper's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klapper to family and friends
98 total reviews (63 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (98)

  • 5
    (92)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Klapper's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (63)

Doctor Klapper is extremely experienced in his field. I felt at ease with him. The staff was very helpful. I cannot express how thankful I am to him. I have had two hip replacements with him and I can walk without pain. Thank You ever so much.
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You won't find a better surgeon or doctor and Dr. Clapper he's a great guy and an expert at what he does and he really cares about the individual and the patient and And it shows in everything he does and is also reflected through his staff
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The best care from diagnosis through surgery. Was worth the drive to Cedars from Long Beach. Dr. K. is encouraging, spends adequate time with patient and family, and is very personable. Follow-up with office staff is easy and daily check-ins post surgery (via internet) are reassuring. I recommend...more
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When it comes to hip or knee replacements, a patient needs to choose a doctor who specializes in those specific areas, and who has performed numerous such procedures. Dr. Klapper is that doctor.
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without a doubt, when you realize how much success and experience Dr. Klapper has with total hip replacement surgeries, you won't hesitate if you need your other hip done! Really! You don't need anyone else for this job! I had my surgery exactly two ago weeks today and I am walking without a cane...more
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