Dr. Fabricant is the Director and Founder of the Pacific Eye Institute. He received his M.D. degree from the University of California, San Diego and interned at the UCLA Harbor General Hospital. While a research scientist at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland, he published numerous articles on cellular growth control.
Dr. Fabricant is the inventor of the Fabricant System, an aspiration device used for cataract removal. He performed volunteer work while training in the Tarahumara Mountains of Northern Mexico. He currently hosts Mission Cataract annually, in December, for uninsured patients.
Dr. Fabricant’s professional associations include
Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology
Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
San Bernardino County Medical Society
At a Glance
Dr Robert Fabricant is honored to receive the 2015 Castle Connolly Top Doctors recognition for 5 years. Castle Connolly is Americas trusted source for identifying Top Doctors who are nominated by peers, selected by experts and are among the very best in their specialties.
Voted “Top” ophthalmologist by his peers, Dr. Fabricant has trained in LASIK procedures since 1996.
Dr. Fabricant has performed LASIK on over 40 doctors and their families.
Dr. Fabricant has performed over 8,500 LASIK procedures and over 25,000 refractive procedures.
Dr. Fabricant is a senior author of 14 scientific publications in refereed journals.
Dr. Fabricant was the recipient of the 2017 Helen Keller Humanitarian of the Year by Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation.