Welcome on my website - Istvan Toperczer M.D.

2014-01-24 21:24:30Posted by TopiDoc



Istvan Toperczer M.D.

I was born on April 2, 1963 in Kaposvár. I completed my studies in Pécs: in 1981 I received the GCE from “Nagy Lajos” Grammar School, in 1987 I graduated in General Medicine from the University of Medical Sciences.
Between 1987 and 1996 I worked in Kaposvár in the Department of Traumatology of the ”Kaposi Mór” County Hospital, where I specialized in trauma as well as in general surgery.
Between 1996 and 2005 I served as a specialised flight-surgeon at the ”Kapos” Air Base of the Hungarian Air Force. Following the elimination of the base, from January 2006 I am is serving at the HDF 59th ”Szentgyörgyi Dezsö” Air Base as a flight surgeon as well as a surgeon specialized in Conflict and Catastrophe Medicine. My first photography album entitled ”Knights of the Clouds”, published in 2002, commemorates a decade (1991-2001) of the Hungarian Air Force. In the second half of the 1990s I travelled three times to Vietnam, where I collected archive materials of the American-Vietnamese air war, which were published later in American and British books.
My Vietnamese visits were followed by travels to Cambodia in 2003 and to Laos in 2004, which materialized in a photographic travelogue entitled “Indochina” and published in 2005.
I published photography album entitled "Afghanistan - Another View", in 2012, which presents the pictures were taken during my military missions in Asian country.
The object of my travels abroad, understanding the cradles of human cultures and religions.
As a member of the National Federation of the Hungarian Journalists, I regularly publish articles and aircraft photos in national and international periodicals, while tourism magazines issue my photo travelogues.