A graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dr. Pasinski later graduated from Washington and Jefferson College in 1976 with a degree in Chemistry and graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1980. He completed a graduate program in ocular therapeutics from Southern College of Optometry in 1992.
Licensed in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland, Dr. Pasisnki is an adjunct instructor at the West Virginia University Eye Institute. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Better Vision Institute, the West Virginia Optometric Association, and the BSK Honor Society. Dr. Pasinski has served on the executive committee for the West Virginia Optometric Association and is the coordinator for Healthy Eyes Healthy People 2010 for West Virginia.
Dr. Pasinski is married with two stepchildren, Nikki and Jason Verno. His wife Rebecca Caton Pasinski works at Spectrum Optical. Dr. Pasinski enjoys water skiing and boating.