Meet Dr. Tapper

Dr. Tapper

S. Scott Tapper, M.D. is double board certified in Vascular Surgery and General Surgery. He also holds the RPVI certification which distinguishes his skill in non-invasive vascular testing. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of every important vascular surgery society. He was educated at Brown University where he graduated with Honors in Biology. He attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and then went to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for his general surgery residency training which was followed by a Vascular Fellowship at Vanderbilt. His longtime interest in venous disease began during a year of surgical training at Flinders Medical Centre in Adelaide, Australia. He is an avid golfer, underwater photographer, yoga enthusiast, and travels extensively with his family and friends. 


Symmetry Vascular Center

We are dedicated to your vascular health. Dr. Tapper and the staff at Symmetry have refined the diagnosis and management of all vascular diseases including: abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), carotid artery stenosis, deep venous thrombosis (DVT), lymphedema, peripheral artery disease (PAD), and varicose veins. We have a fully accredited Vascular Lab on-site to ensure that your diagnostic tests are accurate. We are now offering help for patients suffering from lipedema. No matter what vascular condition you may have, you are in good hands at Symmetry. 

We see patients from all over Florida: Stuart, Jensen Beach, Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie West, Tradition, Vero Beach, Ft. Pierce, Hobe Sound, Palm City, Jupiter, Okeechobee, West Palm Beach, Lake Worth, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Orlando and Clearwater. Call today, a real person will answer the phone—we promise! 772-286-5501


Our Treatments

Symmetry Vascular Center is the place to go for circulation problems. Our treatments are geared toward restoring function and appearance with as little downtime as possible. Dr. Tapper and the Symmetry team have performed thousands of minimally invasive treatments on arteries and veins. We will be ready to offer lymph sparing liposuction by July 2016. Our work is focused on restoring your health in the safest and most timely way possible.

When I first went to Dr. Tapper, I didn’t think I would ever have normal legs again. But I was wrong, he removed my varicose veins and within 3 weeks I was back on the beach feeling great! Amazing :)
— C.P. Varicose vein patient

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