Background & Experience

Dr. Paturi grew up in New York and earned her B.A. in Psychology from Binghamton University in New York. She graduated with honors and was inducted into both the Psi Chi National Honor Society for Psychology as well as Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society. She has a strong foundation in public health and social service. She obtained two Masters degrees in Public Health from The Johns Hopkins University and worked on projects for the United Nations before obtaining her medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio. She completed her medical internship and Ophthalmology residency at Summa Health System in Northeast Ohio and was Chief Resident her final year. During that time, she was also awarded a Summa Foundation Grant to research the eye care needs of underserved groups in Ohio. After settling in Arizona, Dr. Paturi has continued her work to increase access to quality eye care by volunteering with the Mobile Eye Unit supported by the Arizona Ophthalmology Society to provide eye exams in communities with no access to an ophthalmologist.

She spends her free time with her husband and two daughters and enjoys hiking, biking, and traveling in her spare time.

Dr. Paturi’s Care Philosophy

We are committed to excellence and providing the highest quality of eye care for each and every patient. We combine the best of modern technology and medicine with a more traditional patient and family centered approach to eye health.

Education & Training

Medical School — Medical College of Ohio

Internship Hospital — Summa Health System

Residency Hospital — Summa Health System

Undergraduate School — Binghamton University

Other Education — Johns Hopkins University

Memberships & Associations

Arizona Opthalmology Society
American Academy of Opthalmology