Dr. Kudryk grew up in Northern New Jersey. He graduated from Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He then went on to graduate from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee with a Doctor of Optometry degree. Dr Kudryk earned a United States Health Professions Scholarship from the Navy while attending Optometry School. He became a commissioned officer and was stationed both overseas and in the USA. He was an adjunct Professor of Optometry with the Pennsylvania College of Optometry while stationed at the Naval Hospital in Philadelphia. There, he was responsible for teaching and supervising externs in Clinical Optometry.
Dr Kudryk was also an examiner for the Florida State Board of Optometry. His duty there was to determine if eligible candidates had the necessary skills and knowledge to obtain a license to practice Optometry in the state of Florida.
Dr Kudryk enjoys spending time with his wife and their two dogs. He also paddleboards, lifts weights, and runs during his leisure time.