Servy Fertility Institute Staff in Augusta

Peggy Barton

Peggy 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.


Gwen Battle

Gwen 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.


Karen Kight

Karen 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 team since 2001.


Aprile Melton

Aprile D. Melton, R.N.C. NP

OB/GYN Nurse Practitioner

Aprile 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 Muns

Liz Muns

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 Rutledge

Joan 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.


Nicole Thompson

Nicole 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 Vance

Tonya Vance

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 assists in the operating room with egg retrievals and embryo transfers.