Dr. Jeffrey Rapkin, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Rapkin, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Jeffrey Rapkin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Muncie, IN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic surgery, and more.

2801 N Oakwood Ave

Muncie, IN 47304

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 94% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 89% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Rapkin'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.

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Cystoid Macular Edema
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Panretinal Photocoagulation
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Southern Illinois University-School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rapkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rapkin's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rapkin to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Rapkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I'm just wondering if some of the people who wrote these unfavorable reviews go to the same Dr Jeffrey Rapkin my husband & I do??? This man is so very knowledgeable & explaines everything so well. He makes sure you understand what is going to happen everytime. His staff is very caring and explains...more
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Never. Was NOT told prior to appointment I'd need a driver and my eyes would be dilated. They didn't care. Saw several people with same problem having appointments,cancelled due to this. Staff very unfriendly and Dr. Very abrupt. I was not comfortable nor did I feel any trust. Patient's comfort NOT...more
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He's a complete .... with no bedside manor. I'm a veteran with anxiety and he had no patience with me treated me like a 5year old all because I couldn't keep one eye open. It's 2nd time I'm there for same issue and it's still not resolved. I'd rather deal with the metal in my eye than see him again
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I had an eye problem for the last couple of months. Dr. Rapkin got me in right away and he very helpful and nice. His staff is outstanding, kind and made me feel very relaxed when I was nervous. Dr. Rapkin did a good job explaining what was going on with my eyes and answered all of mine and my...more
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My brother was transported by ambulance from Ball Hospital to see Rapkin on a Sunday. Dr. Rapkin was extremely upset that my brother, who was in a hospital gown, didn't have his insurance card (it was at the hodpital). Dr. wanted to know how he was going to be paid. After lecturing the...more
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