Patty assists patients in frame and lens selection, contact lens training and questions about your vision and medical insurance. She also assists the doctor in various capacities and is definitely a “People Person.”
Her interests include enjoying the local restaurant and wine tasting scene and visiting the local clothing retail shops. Patty is fluent in English and Spanish.
Victoria is the doctor's assistant and is also in charge of appointment management and insurance processing.
Her personal interests include playing basketball and was captain of her High School varsity team leading them to the CIF Championship 2 consecutive years. She is also an avid animal lover. Growing up she raised pigs, rabbits and turkeys and held the position as FFA chapter treasurer for 2 years.
Dr. Costarelli is a graduate of Rutgers University and Salus University, Pennsylvania College of Optometry where was awarded B.A., B.S. and his Doctors Degree in Optometry. Clinical studies were performed at the Optometric Center of Maryland and the Eye Institute of Philadelphia. Dr. Costarelli is Glaucoma and therapeutic certified and is licensed in California, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Dr. Costarelli's interests lie in ocular surface disease but he has treated all types of eye ailments while on staff at Sansum Clinic in Santa Barbara and Clinicas Del Camino Real in Ventura. He performs eye exams in English, Spanish and Italian.
His personal interests include being a dad to his two teen-aged daughters and attending Church.