Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Durand Optometry Clinic LLC a proud provider of vision care products and services in Durand.
Dr. Tony Morris
Dr. Tony Morris is a native of Durand, Wisconsin. After graduating from Durand High School, he attended the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, then began graduate work at the Illinois College of Optometry in 1992 and graduated in 1996 with his Doctor of Optometry degree. He entered private practice soon after graduating and took ownership of the Durand Optometry Clinic and the Mondovi Eye & Optical Clinic in 2006.
Dr. Morris is a member of Vision Source, the Wisconsin Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, Vision USA Volunteer, and the Indianhead Optometric Society. Dr. Morris is also a member of the Mondovi Busness Association.
Dr. Morris and his wife Niccole reside in Durand with their sons, Andrew and Evan. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, camping, traveling, dining out, cars and electronics.
Dr. Morris sees patients at both the Mondovi and Durand Clinics. To set an appointment to see Dr. Morris call the Mondovi clinic at 715-926-4273 or Durand at 715-672-8981.
Dr. Gary B. Lukes
Dr. Gary Lukes, Optometrist, was born and raised in Neillsville, WI, having graduated from said high school in 1975. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree (Microbiology emphasis) from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse in May of 1979. Dr. Lukes continued his path to optometry by attending the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. After a short stint working on the Navajo Indian Reservation in Tuba City, AZ, he graduated from SCO in 1983. He returend to Wisconsin with his wife Ruth and began a career as a self-employed optometrist by purchasing an existing practice in Spring Valley in the fall of 1983. Dr. Lukes continues to practice in Spring Valley, as well. Dr. Lukes acquired the Durand Optometry Clinic on January 1, 1987, where he was the sole owner until he turned the reins over to Dr. Tony Morris, Optometrist, in 2006. Dr. Lukes continues to work at the Durand clinic on a limited basis. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Wisconsin Optometric Association, Indianhead Optometric Society and the Lions Club International.
Dr. Lukes and his wife, Ruth, continue to reside in Spring Valley, WI, where they have raised four children. They have a daughter, Casie, and triplet sons Dylan, Dayn and Drew. Dr.. Lukes is very active in community theatre, enjoys traveling, golfing, and soaking in the ambiance of rural Wisconsin.
Sue is a hometown girl, born and raised in Durand. She attended Durand High School and after high school worked in a dental office in Durand for 6 years. In 1975 she married her husband, Lyle, and they’ve been married almost 43 years. When their daughter was born, she decided to be a stay at home mom for 2 1/2 years, then began working at the Durand Optometry Clinic in 1980. She has attended many training courses through the Para-Optometric Association and is CPR certified. She has one beautiful daughter, Nicole, and son-in-law Neal, and three beautiful granddaughters, Avery, Eden and Bailey. Besides keeping busy with her granddaughters, family and friends, she loves Packer football, gardening, doing crafts and reading.
Jenny is a Durand area native. She lives in the Lima area with her husband Brian and two sons, Jack and Samuel and their dog, Indy. Jack is a student at UW-River Falls and Samuel is a student at Durand High School. Jenny began working for Dr. Morris and the Durand Optometry Clinic in July of 2006. She has been at the Mondovi Eye & Optical location since 2010. She has attended Para Optometric Association educational seminars, is CPR certified and attended UW-Eau Claire with emphasis in business and organizational communications. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, growing flowers, fishing, hunting for antiques and cheering on the Packers.
Hi, my name is Marion and I grew up in the Durand area. I am married to my husband Dave, and live in Ella. We have one daughter, Renee, her husband Jon, and one grandson Lucas who all live in Marshfield. I have been with the Durand Optometry Clinic since October 2013. I am glad to be back working in Durand and I also fill in at the Mondovi Eye & Optical when needed. I enjoy going to vintage car shows, traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.