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Dr. Robert Bruce Zann

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“We just learned of Dr. Zann's passing & want to express our deepest sympathy. What a wonderful surgeon he was, he brought my husband through ...Read More »
1 of 48 | Posted by: Annette Hartwig - FL

“I was searching for current contact information for Dr. Zann when I discovered his obituary. Dr. Zann replaced both of my knees in 2011, and was the...Read More »
2 of 48 | Posted by: Richard Begelfer - Desert Hills, AZ

“I just heard this week that Robert Zann passed away 7 months ago. I was never a patient of Dr. Zann but an elementary schoolmate from kindergarten...Read More »
3 of 48 | Posted by: Linda Kane - Boca Raton, FL

“Dr Zahn was an awesome person who was also an awesome surgeon. What a personality he had! He replaced both of my hips seven years ago and I'm jumping...Read More »
4 of 48 | Posted by: Bill Ennis - Boynton Beach, FL

“Today, 6 months later I found out Dr. Zann died. 7 years ago, Dr. Zann was referred to me by a physical therapist. He was the first doctor that could...Read More »
5 of 48 | Posted by: Nehemie - Port Saint Lucie, FL

“Just learned of Bob's death. Swam against him and his twin brother, Greg, in high school, close friends in college at Michigan. Saddens me greatly....Read More »
6 of 48 | Posted by: David Goodrich - Vero Beach, FL

“Bob and I used to play squash at Boca Pointe 30 years ago, and eight years ago today he replaced one of my hips. I always remember the day because...Read More »
7 of 48 | Posted by: Stewart Glegg - Boca Raton, FL

“Want a tremendous loss to our community. He performed my wife's hip replacement surgery and is the only one we trusted. He was one of a kind and will...Read More »
8 of 48 | Posted by: Michael Hudak - Deerfield Beach, FL

“I just heard about Dr. Zann's passing and I am deeply saddened to hear this. What an incredible surgeon he was. He was the only doctor that would...Read More »
9 of 48 | Posted by: Angela Brown - Oakland Park, FL

“Deeply saddened to hear of Dr.Zann passing. My wife and I are were both fortunate enough to benefit from his gifted surgery, even though we are both...Read More »
10 of 48 | Posted by: Alfred Garren - Boynton Beach, FL

“So deeply saddened to hear of Dr.Zann passing over. I was a former employee at OSA for many years. He was an intelligent, funny man and a wonderful...Read More »
11 of 48 | Posted by: Michelle Diamond - Boca Raton, FL

“Dr. Zann was so much more than a gifted orthopedic surgeon. As is true for so many others, he gave me my life back some 15 years ago with a total hip...Read More »
12 of 48 | Posted by: Jack Findlay - Alden, MI

“So sorry to hear that Dr. Zann passed away, replaced my hip when I was 50 yrs old when i kept getting the run around from other drs. He was a great...Read More »
13 of 48 | Posted by: Sharon Dezenzo - coconut creek, FL

“Bob and Greg were both my roommates and teammates when we swam at the University of Michigan. Fun and hard work was something we all did and did...Read More »
14 of 48 | Posted by: Gary Kinkead - QC

“I am very sad to know Dr. Zann dead. He gave back my life in 2005 when I had a total replacement in both knees three months apart. I was a...Read More »
15 of 48 | Posted by: Mercedes Dardet - Boca Raton, FL

“I returned from a trip to find out that Dr. Zann had passed away. He did my second knee replacement in '09. He was so cool and always made me feel...Read More »
16 of 48 | Posted by: Marsha Shirey - Boynton Beach, FL

“Sincere condolences to the Zann family from our family. Dr Zann performed hip replacement surgery on my 21 year old son, on me as an emergency...Read More »
17 of 48 | Posted by: Marcia Goodman - Delray Beach, FL

“I was so sad to hear this news today! Dr Zann was my "hero" and healer in reference to my joint replacements x4! I couldn't have asked for a more...Read More »
18 of 48 | Posted by: Darlene Riddering - Merrifield, MN

“Dr Zann , operated my right knee on July 14, 2015, I respected him very much and had great chats on traveling and his time in Antigua Guatemala. I...Read More »
19 of 48 | Posted by: Richard Kohler - Boca Raton, FL

“Dr Zann operated on both hips 1993 and 2003 enabling me to resume an active life. My sympathy to the Zannfamily for their loss. Lester E Margolis, ...Read More »
20 of 48 | Posted by: A friend

“One of the finest medical doctors I have ever known. God bless him! ”
21 of 48 | Posted by: Walllace Williams - Boynton Beach, FL

“I am sad; Dr. Zann was one fine doctor. May Heaven reward him greatly. ”
22 of 48 | Posted by: Lisa Ahonen - Boca Raton, FL

“I am very sad to learn of Dr. Zann's passing. I had a very high regard for him as a caring person. May deepest sympathy to Liz Zann. ”
23 of 48 | Posted by: Shirley Tilchen - Lantana, FL

“My husband Anton and I both had surgeries with Dr ZANN. We will always be grateful to him for improving the quality of our lives . When I first...Read More »
24 of 48 | Posted by: Sharon Kreisberg - Boca Raton, FL

“My condolences and prayers to the family. So glad you were born. You brought hope and solutions to many of us (your patients). For me, you gave me...Read More »
25 of 48 | Posted by: Sharon Keenan - Boynton Beach, FL

“My heartfelt condolences to Dr. Zann's family. He was a fine surgeon. He leaves behind artificial hips and knees that will keep us active until the...Read More »
26 of 48 | Posted by: Lane Klein - Boca Raton, FL

“I first met DR Zann thirty years ago on the squash courts at boca pointe. He became a wonderful friend of mine and will be sorely missed.my prayers...Read More »
27 of 48 | Posted by: A friend

“Heaven Has Another Angel; To the family of Dr. Robert Zann our deepest heartfelt condolences. Hold his memory close to your heart and he will never...Read More »
28 of 48 | Posted by: Linda Ferrante - West Palm Beach, FL

“Dr. Zann was an extraordinary doctor with great people skills and will be missed. Dr. Zann completed both knee surgeries on my 90 year old mother...Read More »
29 of 48 | Posted by: Althmese Britt & Family - FL

“Dr. Zann completed both knee surgeries for my Mom at age 90. He was a great surgeon with compassionated people skills, along with his office staff. ...Read More »
30 of 48 | Posted by: Althmese Britt and Family - FL

“He replaced both of my knees at the same time in 2001 - As he wheeled me into surgery - I said to him, do a good job, he smiled and said you'll be...Read More »
31 of 48 | Posted by: Vincet E Marini - Boynton Beach, FL

“My deepest condolences to all of the Zann family. I'm very sad to hear of your loss. ”
32 of 48 | Posted by: Katey Churbuck - Boca Raton, FL

“We lost a giant of a doctor this weekend. Dr. Robert Zann, orthopedic surgeon extraordinaire passed away. Cannot tell you how many of my patients had...Read More »
33 of 48 | Posted by: Scott A. Berger, M.D. - FL

“My condolences to Dr. Zann's family and staff. He was a terrific DR.HE will be greatly missed. ”
34 of 48 | Posted by: Maxine Gries - Boca Raton, FL

“He was a hero in my eyes, he did a bilat knee replacement on me and relieved me of the pain I suffered for years.I brag about him constantly and am...Read More »
35 of 48 | Posted by: Linda Rosa - lake worth, FL

“I just heard that Dr Zann, my hip surgeon passed away ...very sad Tomorrow is promised to no one. My deepest condolences to his family, friends,...Read More »
36 of 48 | Posted by: Terry K. OConnor - Boca Raton, FL

“I just heard that Dr Zann, my hip surgeon passed away ...very sad Tomorrow is promised to no one. My deepest condolences to his family, friends,...Read More »
37 of 48 | Posted by: Terry K. O'Connor - Boca Raton, FL

“What a horrible loss. Dr Zann replaced my hip 10 years ago. He was a truly brilliant surgeon but also wonderful and unique with his pre-operative and...Read More »
38 of 48 | Posted by: Michaela Lavender - Boca Raton, FL

“It is with great sadness that I send condolences to Liz and the entire Zann family on the passing of Bob Zann. Working with him was both a...Read More »
39 of 48 | Posted by: Annette Lyal - Boca Raton, FL

“It was great working with Dr. Zann at Delray Medical Center, he will be and has been missed. ”
40 of 48 | Posted by: Gina Biggs - Delray Beach, FL

“I am devastated to hear this. He was my very favorite person - so kind and capable - I will,so miss him - may God bless him -my prayers and...Read More »
41 of 48 | Posted by: A friend

“Dr. Zann took great care of my "ballet Knees"..I will miss him very much. Condolences to the family...Joan Wolf Ballet Company ”
42 of 48 | Posted by: A friend

“We will miss him. ”
43 of 48 | Posted by: Jeanne & Jim Gatto - Boca Raton, FL

“He was my hero as a surgeon and caring man. I am grieving for his loss as he saved my spirit and knees from 1990 until my last visit. My deepest...Read More »
44 of 48 | Posted by: diane Luff - boca raton, FL

“My prayers and condolences to Dr. Zann's family. He was a wonderful Doctor and a wonderful man. I remember many years ago when he took my husband and...Read More »
45 of 48 | Posted by: Janis and John George - Hernando, FL

“My condolences at this difficult time that's upon us, a time we have to say goodbye. But never forget we are only really saying see you later. Bob...Read More »
46 of 48 | Posted by: Amy Brugos - Clearwater, FL

“I am sending my condolences to Dr. Zann's family. He was an excellent doctor and will definitely be missed by myself and many people. I enjoyed...Read More »
47 of 48 | Posted by: Kathy Fearnley - Boca Raton, FL

“Bobb Zann was a tireless physician, who brought excellence to his specialty. He operated on my favorite Aunt over 20 years ago, and her knees are...Read More »
48 of 48 | Posted by: Alan Pillersdorf, M.D. - FL

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Dr. Zann passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2016.

Dr. Zann was a resident of Boca Raton, Florida at the time of passing.

He graduated from Wayne State Medical School.

Dr. Zann was married to Elizabeth.

Visitation will be held on Sunday October 16 2016 from 1:00 5:00 p.m. and Monday October 17 2016 from 2:00 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 8:00 p.m. at Glick Funeral Home 3600 N. Federal Highway Boca Raton Florida 33431 561 672-1880. The memorial ceremony will be held on Tuesday October 18 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Spanish River Christian Church 2400 Yamato Road Boca Raton Florida 33431. All are welcome.