Our Staff

We’re confident that you will find the professional, highly-trained staff of Paveloff Vision Center warm and accommodating. From the boutique office setting to the personalized care you’ll receive, patient satisfaction is our highest priority. Ranging in experience from 2-14 years, the staff has worked closely with Dr. Paveloff since he opened his practice in Santa Barbara. Exhibiting dedication to their profession, each one of the back-office technicians has achieved the level of Certified Ophthalmic Technician or Certified Ophthalmic Assistant.

Our staff includes:

Beatrice, COTBeatrice , COT

After graduating with honors, Beatrice moved to Santa Barbara in 1990 to attend the nursing program at SBCC. She has been certified with the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician since 1993. She is also certified as both a VISX and IntraLase technician. 

Beatrice has extensive experience with, and knowledge of, ophthalmic surgical procedures and has been assisting in surgery for over 20 years. She has worked with Dr. Paveloff since 1996.

Laura, Lead Receptionist and Surgery CoordinatorLaura, Lead Receptionist and Surgery Coordinator

Laura began working at Paveloff Vision Center as a receptionist and has taken this opportunity to advance her education through various courses from the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology. This initiative has contributed to Laura’s promotion to Lead Receptionist as well as Surgery Coordinator for Cataract Surgery and In-Office Surgery. As Cataract Surgery Scheduler, Laura is well-versed in the various multifocal and accommodative implant lenses offered by Dr. Paveloff. Along with these responsibilities, Laura is also involved in Dr. Paveloff’s Lasik program. She discusses preoperative instructions and insures that patients are comfortable and at ease throughout their surgery process.