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Dr. Michael Vrabec, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Vrabec

Dr. Michael Vrabec, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Appleton, WI and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Wisconsin / Madison in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology, cornea & refractive surgery, and more.


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(920) 731-3876

Dr. Vrabec accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Dr. Vrabec's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Corneal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vrabec treats Corneal Diseases more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Vrabec treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Diplopia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vrabec treats Diplopia more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Vrabec treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Cornea Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vrabec performs Cornea Surgery more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Vrabec performs this procedure more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Vrabec's conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypotropia
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Regardless of your age, your interests, or your goals in life, good vision is something that everyone needs to help them live their lives to the fullest. At Valley Eye Associates, we strive to help you achieve that vision. Whether you are looking for...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Hunkeler Eye Clin
Fellowship Hospital
1988
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
1987
University Of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency Hospital
1984
Presby-St Lukes
Internship Hospital
1983
University of Wisconsin / Madison
Medical School
1980
University of Wisconsin / Madison
Undergraduate School
1992
1988
1987
1984
1983
1980

Awards

Dr. Vrabec's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vrabec

3.1

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Yes, i reccemmend Dr. Vrabec and his team to my friends and relatives. Just had cataract surgery and i couldn’t be happier with the results.
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My Mom had cornea transplant an tolld Dr Vrabec is amazing. My Mom is 82. If it wasn't for him, my Mom would be blind I have great faith in Him?? Thank You??
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The initial consultation was a bit cumbersome. I waited for nearly an hour to see the doctor. That being said, I had cataracts removed from both eyes. I have perfect 20/20 vision and now only need readers. I originally felt I wanted multifocal but Dr Vrabec didn’t feel it was a good fit as there is...Read More
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Arrogant. Inattentive. Uncaring. Cluster from beginning to end. Pre-op consult by staff. Surgery outcome poor. Wrong refraction, fuzziness, cloudiness, wrinkles in both lens, macular puckering. Refused to take responsibility for poor result. Was defensive, bullied me, passed blame to another...Read More
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I had cataracts removed with multi lenses placed 2yrs ago. Now I have constant blurry vision , worse than having cataracts . Big mistake,should have let the cataracts alone than spending money to make it worse
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