Mark Silverberg, MD, FAAP, FAAO

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Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric eye care
  • Double vision
  • Eye muscle disorders
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Dry eyes
  • Glaucoma treatment

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Professional Distinctions

  • Recognized by Castle Connolly as among the nation's Top Doctors
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  • Repeatedly named to America's Top Doctors and America's Top Ophthalmologists, Ophthalmology consultant to popular TV series Crime Scene Investigation (CSI), Best Research Paper, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Renowned national and international lecturer on eye muscle disorders

Community Involvement

  • Dr. Silverberg has performed volunteer eye surgeries in Kenya, India, and Vietnam, and volunteers with local events for a humanitarian organization.

Practicing since:

 2000 (18 years)

At Sansum Clinic since:

 2001 (17 years)

Training & Certification

Medical School/Graduate School

  • University of California, San Francisco


  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital


  • Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of California Los Angeles/Jules Stein Eye Institute, Adult Strabismus, University of California Los Angeles/Jules Stein Eye Institute


  • Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Additional Information


  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
  • Member, Santa Barbara County Medical Society
  • Affiliate, Surgical Eye Expeditions (SEE)

Sansum Clinic Involvement

  • Principal Investigator, Ophthalmology Department
  • Quality Management Committee