Dr. Rapkin provides care involving the latest advances in the treatment of diseases including diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and retinal detachment. He also treats retinal vascular diseases including complications of hypertension, circulatory problems, and inflammatory diseases.
Dr. Rapkin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Premedical Science at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He served his internship at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at Henry Ford Hospital as well, and he served as Chief Resident while there. He performed a fellowship specializing in surgery of the retina and vitreous at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois. Dr. Rapkin has practiced ophthalmology in Muncie and Richmond, Indiana since 1996. Dr. Rapkin continues to be a leader in ongoing research and development of state-of-the-art treatments for diseases of the eye. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Indiana State Medical Association.
Dr. Rapkin is a member and the past-president of Muncie Sunrise Rotary. He has served on the board of directors of Muncie Symphony Orchestra, Muncie Civic Theatre, and East Central Indiana Therapeutic Riding, Inc.