Dr. Duvall received a Master of Science degree in Bio-Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in spine bio-mechanics from Temple University. Soon afterwards, she went to medical school to pursue her medical degree at Drexel University and did 3 years of neurosurgery residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio. Later, she completed her studies at Louisiana State University and became an anesthesiologist. She is now completing a fellowship in interventional spine/pain management under the direction of Dr. Reginald J. Newsome at the I-Spine Sports Medicine and Pain Management Institute.
Between growing up the daughter of a surgeon and competing in the highest levels of horse jumping, she has been involved in sports medicine her whole life. Dr. Duvall is quite competitive in the equestrian sports community. She is married with two wonderful children.