Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Eyecare East, PLLC the leading provider of vision care products and services in Germantown, TN.
Paul Mormon, O.D.
Dr. “Paul” Mormon was born and raised in this community. He graduated from Briarcrest Christian School. Dr. Paul’s undergraduate education was completed at the University of Tennessee- Knoxville where he earned a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Zoology. He returned to Memphis to attend Optometry school at the Southern College of Optometry where he graduated magna cum laude. He is a past president of the TAOP (Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians). Dr. Paul joinedEyecare East, PLLC in 2001 as a full-time partner. In June of 2013, Dr. Paul opened a second location to serve Collierville and the surrounding areas, Collierville Eye Associates. In 2016, Dr. Paul opened a third location to serve the Memphis area, Eye Society. Dr. Paul is married to Kelli and they have three daughters: Mary Katherine, Hadleigh and Anna Caroline.
Darwin Mormon, O.D.
Dr. D.L. “Bud” Mormon received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1969 from Indiana University. Shortly thereafter, he joined the teaching faculty of the Southern College of Optometry and remained on staff for 34 years, retiring as Professor Emeritus in 2003. Dr. Mormon received his Master of Education, majoring in psychology and counseling from the University of Memphis in 1973. Dr. Mormon has lectured all across the USA and has written numerous articles for optometric literature and has received the Optometric Recognition Award from the American Optometric Association 16 times in the last 20 years Dr. “BUD” had been married to his wife, Paula, since 1971. He has two children and six grandchildren, all who live here in Germantown. He is joined in practice by his son, Dr. Paul Mormon.
David Haba, O.D.
Dr. David Haba is a native of Germantown, TN. He is a graduate of Houston High School. Dr. Haba received his undergraduate degree in Business Management from East Tennessee State University (Magna Cum Laude), where he was also a member of the men’s soccer team. He graduated from the Southern College of Optometry in 2017 and was recognized as a Beta Sigma Kappa member, President of the Student Society of the Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians, and received the “Outstanding Clinician” award at graduation. Dr. Haba was one of our student externs in Spring of 2016. Dr. Haba is a former boys and girls high school soccer coach at Houston High School. He is a Memphis Grizzlies and Pittsburgh Steelers fan. In his free time, Dr. Haba enjoys playing soccer, traveling with his family, and being outdoors. Dr. Haba recently completed his 4th St. Jude half marathon, all as a St. Jude Hero. Dr. Haba is married to Danielle and they have a son, Julian and a daughter, Hazel.
Jenny Duncan, O.D.
Dr. Jenny Duncan, originally from Tupelo, MS, graduated from Tupelo High School. She then attended Mississippi State University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Duncan was inducted into the Society of Scholars, which included the top 1-2% of students in the College of Arts and Sciences. She completed her Doctorate at the Southern College of Optometry, Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Duncan served as the president of Beta Sigma Kappa honor fraternity and received an Outstanding Clinician Award her senior year at SCO. She completed a residency in Hospital-Based Primary Care Optometry with an emphasis in ocular disease at the Memphis VA Medical Center. In addition to medical optometry, Dr. Duncan has been trained in the management of surgical patients including post-cataract and post-LASIK. Dr. Duncan particularly enjoys fitting multifocal contact lenses in her daily practice to help reduce the need for full-time eyeglasses in many individuals. Dr. Duncan is married to her childhood best friend, Scott, and they have three children, Linley, Lauren and Scott. Together they enjoy an occasional bike ride in Shelby Farms Park or the Greenline and often find time to catch a good film. Dr. Duncan and her family are members of an exceptional community at Grace Church Memphis. In her free time Dr. Duncan enjoys going on walks with her husband, reading, vacationing and participating in anything new and fun with her children.
Dr. Ty H. Smith
Dr. Ty Smith is originally from Brookhaven, MS, where he graduated from Brookhaven Academy. He then attended Mississippi State University, earning a Bachelor of Arts and Science degree in Biological Sciences. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in 2018. Dr. Smith was actively involved in several student organizations while at SCO, including Optometric Private Practice Club, American Optometric Student Association, and Fellowship of Christian Optometrist.
When out of the office, Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with family and friends. He is an avid Memphis Grizzlies fan and loves shooting under par. He is married to Sara, and they have a son, Hatcher.
Dana – Lab Coordinator
Originally from Virginia, Dana joined our practice in 2007. In the past, he has been certified by The American Board of Opticians. He has a broad 25 year background in the optical industry with extensive experience in lens and frame selection, lens fabrication, contact lenses and assisting the Doctors with clinic duties as needed.
Cindy – Optometric Technician
A native of Bartlett, Cindy has been working in the optometric field for over 20 years. She was certified as a ophthalmic technician in 2013. Cindy is married and they have 3 boys. She is an avid Ole Miss fan and she loves running with her Golden Doodle, Cali.
Tracey – Insurance Coordinator
Originally from Arlington, Texas, Tracey joined our practice in 2018. She has been in the optometric field for over 10 years. Tracey is married and between the two of them, they have six children. She loves playing softball and watching her kids play sports.