Dr. Prpic was raised in Vancouver, B.C., where he completed his ungraduated studies and received his Bachelor of Science from The University of British Columbia. Dr. Prpic then moved to Boston and received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The New England College of Optometry.
During his clinical training, Dr. Prpic practiced ocular disease management at the Providence Veteran’s Affairs Hospital, speciality contact lens dispensing and management at Boston Medical Center, management of patients with low vision and care for individuals and children with intellectual and physical disabilities at the Perkins School for the Blind, and surgical co-management at Eye Consultants of Colorado.
Upon completion of his Doctor of Optometry degree, Dr. Prpic completed a residency through the State University of New York College of Optometry in ocular disease at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. During his residency training, he worked directly with various specialists including: retinal surgeons, corneal surgeons, glaucoma specialists, oculoplastic surgeons, and neuro-ophthalmologists.
When Dr. Prpic is not providing eye care, he enjoys spending time outdoors skiing and hiking, and playing sports such as soccer and tennis.