Dr. Michael Paveloff is a Board Certified ophthalmologist. He has practiced eye care in the Santa Barbara community since 1996. A leading innovator in cataract surgery, he was the first surgeon in Santa Barbara to implant the ReSTOR multifocal lens. Dr. Paveloff offers the latest in multifocal and accommodative lenses to cataract and presbyopic patients in Santa Barbara County, as well as around the world with SEE International.
In addition to serving on the Board of Directors at SEE International, Dr. Paveloff is trained and certified to perform laser vision correction for nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism with the very latest technologies including CustomVue and IntraLase. Among the first surgeons to perform LASIK in the Tri-Counties, LaserVision recently selected him as one of the top 100 LASIK surgeons in the U.S. Dr. Paveloff continues to conduct lectures nationwide on the advancements in cataract surgery and techniques in LASIK laser vision correction.
A graduate from the University of California, Irvine and Rush Medical College in Chicago, he completed his internship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. After his internship, Dr. Paveloff completed a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Chicago, during which he was honored with the prestigious Harvey Z. Klein Award for Excellence in Patient Care.