Dr. Sean McCafferty, MD FACS
Doctor Sean McCafferty hails from a Youngstown, Ohio, a working class steel town in northeast corner of the state. There he received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and worked in the steel, auto, and power industries. Later desiring to bring engineering to directly help individuals, doctor McCafferty attended medical school at the Ohio State University and decided on a career in ophthalmology. His subsequent residency training was completed at the University of Arizona after which he founded Arizona Eye Consultants in 2001. The ophthalmic practice has grown from a solo-practice to include many practitioners, covering most of the Tucson area. Doctor McCafferty is also a husband and active father of five children, enjoying a multitude of activities. He is a principal investigator conducting both basic science research as well as clinical research. Broad areas of research from inception to clinical practice are examined. A combined approach is utilized with an extensive knowledge base in optical engineering, medicine, ophthalmology and mechanical engineering. Several peer-reviewed articles and ophthalmic patents were authored by Doctor McCafferty.
Education and Experience
- Ohio State University Medical School
- University of Arizona
- Cataract Surgery