About the Author

A 1983 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University, Dr. Duke is the founder of the Bienville Animal Medical Center in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. He is a member of the South Mississippi VMA, the Mississippi VMA, and the AVMA, and is a Hospital Director for the AAHA. He has been published in numerous magazines and newspapers over his career. Dr. Duke has special interest in orthopedic and reconstructive trauma surgery. He has served on the AHS Executive Board since 2016.