Our Team

Dr. Ira S. Tucker

Dr. Tucker is originally from Baltimore, Maryland. He attended the University of Maryland and received his Doctorate in Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (now Salus University). In 1978, Dr. Tucker was one of five recipients nationwide of an award for original research in Optometry.

Dr. Tucker’s areas of specialty include primary care and contact lenses, where he has published articles in professional literature. Dr. Tucker is experienced in refractive surgery co-management, cataract care co-management, glaucoma management, contact lens evaluation and care, and well vision exams. He enjoys the opportunity to help his patients see more clearly and comfortably throughout their life and appreciates the long term relationships he shares with many of his patients.

Dr. Tucker is a member of the North Carolina Optometric Society, the Eastern District Optometric Society and the American Optometric Association (AOA) and is a charter member of the Contact Lens Section of AOA.

Dr. Tucker and his wife, Linda, have 2 sons: Stephen and Michael. When he isn’t using his eyes to check out your eyes, Dr. Tucker loves digital photography. Any visit to his office includes a view of a few of his favorite shots!


Dr. Amy Lin Kasper

Dr. Kasper is originally from Cleveland, Ohio. She attended The Ohio State University for her undergraduate studies and stayed to complete her Doctorate of Optometry at The Ohio State University College of Optometry. Following graduation in 2012, Dr. Kasper moved to North Carolina and has practiced optometry in our state ever since.

Dr. Kasper has experience in many areas of optometric patient care including well vision exams, surgical co-management, medical eye exams, contact lens evaluation and care, specialty contact lens fittings, orthokeratology, and myopia control. She sees each patient as an individual and works to satisfy each patient with their visual needs.

She is a Member of the American Optometric Association, the NC Optometric Association and the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control.

Dr Kasper and her family are happy to call Cary home and you may find them out around town exploring the parks and family events!