Our Doctors

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

Specialty

  • Cataract Surgery
Dr. Jason Levine
MD

Jason M. Levine is an Ophthalmologist and a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist. His skills encompass medical and surgical treatment of eye disease. His specialties include diagnosis and management of glaucoma and cataract. Dr. Levine completed his medical training at The University of Arizona in Tucson. He is a Tucson native and speaks fluent Spanish.

Education and Experience

  • University of Arizona

Specialty

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment and Surgery
Dr. Lisa Lane
MD

Lisa C. Lane is a graduate of Dartmouth College. She completed her medical and ophthalmology training at The University of Arizona in Tucson. Dr. Lane practices general ophthalmology, with particular specialty in cataract surgery, dry eye, and diabetic eye disease. She has lived in Tucson for the past 18 years, and is excited to serve the Southern Arizona Community.

Education and Experience

  • University of Arizona

Specialty

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Dry Eye
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
Dr. Melissa Muller
OD

Dr. Melissa Muller graduated from the Honor’s College at Michigan State University with a degree in Biological Science.  She went on to pursue her degree of Doctor of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago.  While there, she was awarded the Presidential Scholarship and was inducted into the Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society and the Golden Key National Honor Society. Dr. Muller relocated to Tucson from her home state of Michigan in 1997.  She is an active member of   the Southern Arizona Optometric Society. She joined Arizona Eye Consultants in November 2011. In her free time Dr. Muller enjoys spending time with her husband Scott and their two young sons.

    Education/Certification

  • Illinois College of Optometry
  • Michigan State University

    Specialty

  • Evaluation of routine vision conditions
  • Provides medical treatment and management of many eye diseases
  • Treatment and management of ocular disease
  • Refraction and contact lens fittings
Dr. Warren Chue
OD

Warren Chue, O. D. is an Optometrist specializing in primary eye care. This includes treatment and management of many eye diseases and vision conditions as well as refraction.

Education and Experience

  • Southern California College of Optometry
  • University of Arizona

Specialty

  • Evaluation of routine vision conditions
  • Provides medical treatment and management of many eye diseases
  • Treatment and management of ocular disease
  • Refraction and contact lens fittings
Dr. Jenna Treiber
OD

Dr. Treiber, O.D., was born in Korea and moved to the US at age 4 ½ to a tiny farming town in western WA State. Her dream as a kid was to be a musician and she decided to study flute performance and piano in undergrad. After studying abroad and teaching in Russia, she happened upon a job as an ophthalmic tech which, fortuitously, led her to pursue Optometry in Indiana. After school, she accepted a job in Tucson, having never been there, nor knowing anyone, and packed her car to sunny Arizona. She met her husband (a HS English teacher) and after getting engaged, left to travel for a year. Some memorable moments include trekking in Nepal, volunteering in India, scuba diving in Thailand and Borneo, rock climbing in Thailand, volunteering in Kenya and Kenyan safari, getting Dengue fever, hiking to the top of Mt Fuji in the middle of the night, sand dunes in Oman...amongst others!

In her spare time she enjoys biking, hiking, backpacking/camping, rock climbing, cooking, playing piano and flute, yoga, traveling, napping, and eating the stinkiest/spiciest food.

Dr. Stephanie Cooper
MD

Dr. Stephanie Cooper received her Bachelor of Science from Oregon State University and her Doctor of Optometry from Pacific University College of Optometry. She then completed her residency in low vision rehabilitation and ocular disease at the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System in Tucson, AZ. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her dog, doing yoga, baking, and photography.

Dr. Yuan Tran
MD

Yuan Tran received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2013. She completed her residency in Primary Eye Care and Ocular Disease at the Connecticut VA Healthcare System in 2014 and spent the last several years in Connecticut. She recently relocated to sunny Tucson and enjoys hiking, cooking, and spending time with her dog.

Dr. Sam Sato
MD

Dr. Sam Sato is a board certified ophthalmologist with a specialty in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus, but he sees both general and pediatric patients. He is a graduate of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics. He also received a Bachelor's degree in chemistry from Case Western University and a Masters of Clinical Chemistry from Cleveland State University. Dr. Sato received his Medical Degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH and completed his residency in ophthalmology from Kresge Eye Institute at Wayne State.

He was a professor at the University of Arizona in the both the department of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics. He served as Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and was Director of the Ophthalmology Residency program in charge of teaching. He also taught the basic science courses. Dr. Sato opened his private practice in 1989. Dr. Sato is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Arizona Medical Association, and the Pima County Medical Association. Dr. Sato enjoys spending time with his wife, 4 children, and 7 grandchildren. His hobbies include golf, travel, and scuba diving.

Dr. Lauren Imbornoni
MD

Dr. Lauren M. Imbornoni is a board certified ophthalmologist and specialist in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine where she was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her residency in ophthalmology at the University of Arizona Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science. She went on to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at the University of Colorado.

Dr. Imbornoni’s interests include pediatric and adult strabismus, pediatric cataracts, amblyopia, nasolacrimal duct obstruction and systemic/genetic diseases that affect the eye. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Dr. Imbornoni is an Arizona native and lives in Tucson with her husband. They enjoy exploring the desert, trying new restaurants, traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.