Dr. Burks attended Western Kentucky University with a biology major and a physics minor. He earned his optometry degree from Southern Collage and graduated with honors. Clinical rotations were completed at St. Luke’s Eye Hospital in New Port Richey, FL and Charleston Eye Institute Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Burks is certified in diagnostic and medical privileges in both Kentucky and Tennessee. He is a diplomat of both the National and the International board of examiners. With over 30 years experience our office provides comprehensive eye examinations, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye, as well as lasik and cataract surgery consults.