Dr. Duke grew up in South Dakota and served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He moved to Texas after being discharged from the navy and attended the University of Houston, College of Optometry where he received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1980. After graduation, he expanded his perspective by practicing in a variety of optometric settings in Salt Lake City, Dallas and San Antonio. In 1984 he moved to Austin, "fell in love with the place" and has been here ever since.
Dr. Duke is a member of the American Optometric Association, Texas Optometric Association, Central Texas Optometric Society, South Austin Lions Club and the Professional Eye Care Associates of America. Dr. Duke is licensed in Texas as a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. His areas of practice include glaucoma therapy, dry eye therapy, LASIK co-management, specialty contact lens fitting, computer vision syndrome therapy, ocular disease and injury therapy as well as general optometry.
When not practicing optometry, Dr. Duke enjoys attending church, traveling, bike riding, exercising and spending time with his family