Ophthalmology and Optometry

Babak Shabatian , MD

Anacapa Vision
1280 S Victoria Ave Ste 160
Ventura, CA 93003

(805) 601-6509


Dr. Babak Shabatian is a board-certified ophthalmologist and Physician Owner of Anacapa Vision and founder and director of Cali Eye and Laser Institute.

Dr. Shabatian attended the University of California in Los Angeles for his undergraduate studies. He earned a degree in Bachelors of Science and graduated with top honors of summa cum laude. He then went on to the prestigious Boston University School of Medicine to earn his Medical Degree, after which he completed an internship in General Surgery at Kaiser Permanente in Los Angeles California.

He completed his ophthalmology residency training in New York at North Shore – Long Island Jewish Hospital, affiliates of New York University Medical Center, and Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He was chosen to serve as the Chief Resident in his final year of residency. Dr. Shabatian then completed a subspecialty Fellowship training in Medical Diseases of Vitreous and Retina at SUNY Downstate / Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn New York.

Dr. Shabatian practices comprehensive ophthalmology with a focus on advanced cataract surgery, and treatment of Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy.

He has performed thousands of procedures with excellent and predictable results. He is frequently invited to lecture on topics of refractive and advance cataract surgery. He has a sense of compassion in his medical practice. Upon meeting him, his patients will appreciate his warmth and positive energy.

Eye surgery gives him the opportunity to transform lives in minutes. He is committed to ensuring that his patients have a great experience at every level of their care.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 20 Years

Languages Spoken: English , Spanish and Farsi


Ophthalmology and Optometry

Hospital Affiliations


Education and Training

Medical School
Boston University School Of Medicine Graduated in 2002

Main Location

Fax: (805) 565-8393
Website: www.anacapavision.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-4:30 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Delaware PPO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network - EPO - PPO MRF
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk EPO POS + PPO
  • Ameritas PPO
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • Anthem BCBS
  • Anthem BCBS of Connecticut
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Choice PPO - ME
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Cross ID PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicaid
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield POS
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield-MCNP PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • Buckeye Ambetter Balanced
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CareFirst Maryland POS