Our Fertility Staff

Gwen AugustaGwen Battle

Gwen is a graduate of Augusta Technical College in the Surgical Technology and Medical Assistant programs. She is certified with the American Association of Medical Assistants, where she is an active member of the local chapter. She has been in the Augusta office since 1983 as a surgical coordinator and medical assistant. Gwen also assists in the operating room with egg retrievals and embryo transfers.

 

 


Sakkara SMFISakkara Bogle-Assegai

Sakkara is the bilingual receptionist (Spanish) and Medical Assistant in Servy Massey Fertility Institute’s Atlanta office. She has her medical degree from the Latin American School of Medicine in Havana, Cuba. Sakkara has worked with Dr. Massey since 2013.

 

 

 


Peggy Augusta SMFIPeggy Barton

Peggy is a Certified Surgical Technician, Phlebotomist and Medical Assistant. She is the primary assistant for egg retrievals and embryo transfers. Peggy has been a member of SMFI’s team in the Augusta office since 2011.

 

 

 


Dee SMFIDiane “Dee” Berryman

Dee, a LPN, graduated from Burlington County Institute of Technology’s Nursing Program in New Jersey. She has worked in the infertility field since 2007 and joined Servy Massey Fertility Institute in 2011. Dee works closely with our patients in the Atlanta office. She has also patient care experience in hospice, assisted living and trauma centers.

 

 


Dawn SMFIDawn Cooke

Dawn attended Auburn University and is the head Clinical Medical Assistant and Donor Egg & IVF Coordinator in the Atlanta office. She has been in the OB/GYN and infertility fields since 1993 and has been with Dr. Massey since 2011.

 

 

 


Teri-SMFITeri Eady

Teri is the Lab Services Coordinator in the Atlanta office. She has been with Dr. Massey since 2012 and has been in the lab services field since 2011.

 

 

 

 


Ingrid SMFIIngrid Gomez

Ingrid is the Office Manager of the Atlanta office and is bilingual (Spanish), giving our Spanish-speaking patients the ability to be served seamlessly. She has been with Dr. Massey since 2011.

 

 

 


Karen Kight Augusta SMFIKaren Kight

Karen is the scheduler and receptionist in Servy Massey Fertility Institute’s Augusta office. She verifies insurance benefits, answers patients initial questions and helps patients schedule their appointments. She has been a member of the Augusta office team since 2001.

 

 


Caroline King SMFICaroline King

Caroline is Director of Marketing and Public Relations. She has been with SMFI in Dr. Massey’s office since 2012. Caroline helps spread the word about Servy Massey Fertility offering a low-cost option for infertility issues.

 

 

 


Aprile MeltonAprile Melton

April graduated from the Emory University School of Medicine, OB/GYN Nurse Practitioner program in 1977. She worked as a Pediatric Public Health nurse for five years at the Medical College of Georgia. She then worked in women’s health for 10 years prior to joining Dr. Servy’s Reproductive Endocrinology practice in 1989. She has been a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine since joining Dr. Servy.

 

 


Liz MunsLiz

Liz graduated from Augusta Technical College. She is the Donor Egg and IVF coordinator in the Augusta office where she has been working since 2010. Liz also assists in the operating room with egg retrievals and embryo transfers.

 

 

 


Joan SMFI AugustaJoan Rutledge

Joan is a Certified Nursing Home Administrator and Certified Coder from the American Academy of Professional Coders. She has been Office Manager in the Augusta office since the early 1990s.

 

 

 


Chequeta SMFIChequeata Smalls

Chequeata is a Medical Assistant in the Atlanta office with experience ranging from working with children to the elderly. She has been with the Atlanta office since 2013 and works closely with Dawn in our egg donor program.

 

 

 

 


Nicole SMFI AugustaNicole Thompson

Nicole is a Certified Phlebotomist and Medical Assistant. She has been working in women’s health since 2004 and has been a member of the administrative staff in the Augusta office since 2007. She is our internet specialist, checking the appointment requests online.

 

 

 


Tonya VanceTonya SMFI Augusta

Tonya is a registered medical assistant and is certified as a Basic Radiology Technician and a Phlebotomist. She has been with Dr. Servy since 2001. Tonya also assist in the operating room with egg retrievals and embryo transfers.