Meet Dr. Vrabec & the Team

Get to know the eye-care experts by your side


Dr. Joshua Vrabec, MD

Board-Certified Ophthalmologist

I’d like to thank you for considering Michigan Ophthalmology as your eye care provider. I understand the importance of not only successful treatments, but also having a convenient, comfortable experience. That means trusting your team of clinicians.

For more than 10 years, I’ve helped thousands of patients and have a success and satisfaction rate over 99%. My patients stay with me because they know they are in good hands, and continually enjoy improved eye health, vision, and well-being. I look forward to doing the same for you.


  • 10 years of clinical faculty experience at U of M Kellogg Eye Center
  • Over 3,000 advanced cataract procedures performed with >99% success and satisfaction rate
  • Medical Staff Member: Ascension Providence Rochester
  • Medical Staff Member: Beaumont Health

  • Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison 1999
  • MD, University of Wisconsin, 2005
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin, 2009
  • Chief Resident University of Wisconsin 2008–2009

  • Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Member, Michigan Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons
  • Member, American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Certified in Medical Botox treatments in the periocular region
  • Certified in Lumenis M22 Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) therapy for ocular surface disease and dry eye
  • Certified in Catalys laser cataract surgery & premium lens implant options (Symfony, PanOptix, Restor, Toric)

  • President, University of Wisconsin Ophthalmology Alumni Association , 2015–2019
  • Best Doctors in America 2013–2019
  • Invited speaker annually to Midwest Regional Cataract Surgery Course


Dr. Danielle Alperin, OD FAAO


Dr. Alperin was born and raised in Farmington Hills, Michigan. She attended Michigan State University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication before receiving her doctorate from The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She completed her residency in Cornea, Contact Lens and Refractive Surgery from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee where she gained experience in corneal diseases and specialty contact lens fits. Previously Dr. Alperin practiced in Cleveland, Ohio at University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University and in private practice. During her time in Cleveland she was honored to become a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Alperin specializes in primary eye care, contact lenses (including specialty fits for diseases such as keratoconus), and dry eye syndrome. She takes pride in educating patients on their ocular health and optical needs. When not working Dr. Alperin loves to spend time with her husband, two children, family and friends.



Lead Technician

Holly possesses over 10 years of experience in ophthalmology. She is a master refractionist and surgery coordinator, and performs most of our advanced testing such as visual fields and OCT.