Dr. Charles V. Duss, a Jacksonville native, joined the Atlantic Eye Institute team in July 2007. Dr. Duss received his Bachelor of Science degree, graduating Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Notre Dame in 1999. He then attended the University of South Florida College of Medicine where he was inducted into in the AΩA Medical Honor Society. Dr. Duss received his Doctorate of Medicine degree in 2003 and completed his medical internship at Mount Sinai Hospital of Miami Beach. He completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He joined the Atlantic Eye Institute after extensive training in cataract, refractive, glaucoma, and plastic surgery techniques.
Dr. Duss has published research and is active as an investigator in clinical trials. Dr. Duss is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Refractive Surgery Alliance, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Florida Society of Ophthalmology, Florida Medical Association and the Duval County Medical Society. He volunteers his clinical and surgical skills through Vision is Priceless. As the father of premature twins, he is heavily involved volunteering for the local chapter of the March of Dimes.