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Boca Fertility Staff

Boca Fertility Services Since 1988

Dr Peress


Medical Director

Affiliated Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine Florida Atlantic University

Dr. Peress graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and completed his Ob/Gyn residency program in 1980. In 1982, Dr. Peress completed a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. He received his board certification in Ob/Gyn in 1986.

Since founding Boca Fertility in 1982, Dr. Peress has trained many other doctors in advanced reproductive surgical techniques and has been called upon to lecture to patient and physician groups. Dr. Peress has been selected by his peers as a Top Doctor in the 1999 Top Doctors survey conducted by the Center for the Study of Services. He was named to the list of Top Doctors by South Florida Magazine in 1997 and has been listed in the new edition of the Best Physicians in the U.S. Dr. Peress is now performing minimally invasive robotic laparoscopic surgery for removal of uterine fibroids and reversal of sterilization.

Dr. Peress has been elected as a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), the Society of Reproductive Surgeons (SRS), and the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART), the GynecoRadiology Society, the Gynecologic Laser Society and the Florida Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists. Dr. Peress is also a life member of the Endometriosis Association.

Dr. Peress Has Been Appointed Clinical Affiliated Assistant Professor At The Charles E. Schmidt College Of Medicine At Florida Atlantic University In Boca Raton, Florida Since 2013.

David Kreiner

David Kreiner, M.D.

Reproductive Endocrinologist – Fertility Specialist

David Kreiner, MD graduated with AOA honors from SUNY Downstate in 1981 with aspirations to start an IVF program on Long Island. That dream became a reality when—upon completion of his fellowship and a year as assistant professor at the Jones Institute in Norfolk, VA—he joined Dr. Kenigsberg to found RMA Long Island IVF and achieved the first successful IVF east of the East River in 1988. Over the years, Dr. Kreiner has won two national awards for infertility research, was a finalist for the top research award from the American Society for Reproductive Medicine for his work on endometriosis, and was granted the Teddy Roosevelt Award at JT Mather Memorial Hospital and the Family Building Award from the American Fertility Association for his efforts with maximizing success while minimizing risk with IVF. In 2017, after studying Traditional Chinese Medicine for two years, Dr. Kreiner became the first REI in the Northeast to become certified in medical acupuncture, offering Long Island IVF patients acupuncture on site at the time of their embryo transfer. His professional goal of assisting his patients is summarized by the title of his book he authored, “Journey to the Crib.” Dr. Kreiner has joined Boca Fertility in 2022 and is excited for this new chapter in his medical career. Dr. Kreiner is accepting new patients.


Hadassah Bennett APRN-FNP

Nurse Practitioner

Hadassah attended nursing school at New York University and completed her masters at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY, graduating magna cum laude. Hadassah was trained at the Center for Human Reproduction at North Shore University Hospital, one of the few centers of excellence for IVF therapy on Long Island. Hadassah’s passion for women’s health is evident in her 8+ years as a nurse and then nurse practitioner in obstetrics, gynecology, and women’s oncology. Hadassah has worked at world renowned institutions including North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY and Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. She particularly enjoys helping people achieve their fertility goals.

Dr Matilsky


IVF Laboratory Director

Dr. Matilsky joined Boca Fertility as the IVF laboratory Director in 2000. He earned a Ph.D. in human anatomy and developmental biology at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1980. He performed postdoctoral research in sperm maturation at the University of Pennsylvania and was awarded a NASA postdoctoral fellowship to conduct research at Princeton University. He helped build and establish IVF laboratories in two hospitals in Israel prior to returning to the U.S. in 1998. He has authored more than 20 research publications in the field of reproductive medicine. The meticulous care that he takes with each case helps us to maintain consistently high success rates insuring that your confidence in us is well-placed. Dr. Matilsky is board-certified by the American Board of Bioanalysis as a High Complexity Laboratory Director (HCLD) in both Embryology and Andrology. Under his directorship, our IVF laboratory has been certified with distinction by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) since 2001.

Patricia Roy


Senior Embryologist

Patricia Roy has worked in the field of Embryology for two decades. She received a B.S. from St. Joseph College. Obtained her Masters degree at Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus she started her career in IVF at Cornell University. Working under many of IVF’s pioneers she developed a love for the field. She has coauthored publications, one of which was presented at an ASRM annual meeting. She left Cornell years later and worked at NYU Fertility Center. At NYU she flourished and worked tirelessly.

When her family relocated to South Florida in 2008 her passion for embryology grew. It helped her continue utilizing her skills to optimize patient success by performing all embryology techniques available. She has also helped patients preserve their fertility through oocyte and embryo banking. She is dedicated to each and every patient and strives to achieve the best outcomes.


Olumide O. Adenmosun, Ph.D, MS, MBA


Olu is a young scientist with a creative mind and a gentle demeanor. He is originally from Nigeria, West Africa where he had completed a Bachelors degree in Microbiology from Bowen University in 2006. He had also briefly worked in the field of IVF in Africa as an Embryologist Trainee, and much later as an IVF-PR consultant to a number of prominent IVF clinics - to help improve their clientele. He had moved to the USA in 2012 for graduate studies. Olu currently holds a total of 5 academic degrees in addition to his Bachelors - including an MS in Biological Sciences which he completed in 2013, an MBA in International Business in 2017, a Graduate Certificate in Bioengineering, 2020 and rounding up a Doctoral Program in Integrative Biology by Summer of 2021 - all from Florida Atlantic University (FAU). With his years of experience as an academic and research scholar, he is also a Professor at FAU where he is currently an instructor of record for Health Services Microbiology where he teaches an average class of 300 students per annum - across 3 semesters. With his passion for clinical microbiology, embryology, andrology and reproductive genetics, Olu is currently conducting a novel doctoral research studies to help prevent certain genetic disorders like cystic fibrosis and sickle cell disorder in newborns - by genotypically sorting sperm cells using microfluidic chips and other less invasive sorting methods. Olu also currently enjoys being trained by the seasoned duo of Dr. Michael Matilsky, HCLD and Ms. Patricia Roy at Boca Fertility where he also works as part of the IVF laboratory team - helping to complete families.



Laboratory Embryologist

Charlene is originally from France, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Cell Biology and Physiology in 2014. She moved to the UNited States 9 years ago for new life opportunities. Going back to college, she graduated with an additional bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2017 and a master’s degree in Biological Sciences in 2020 from Florida Atlantic University (FAU). She is currently a PhD student in Integrative Biology at FAU, studying the genetics and behavioral ecology of African primates. In addition to her extensive field research in Tanzania, Charlene has been teaching a Life Science lab to undergraduate students at FAU for the past 3 years. As our new addition, Charlene is an Embryology and Andrology trainee, who is always eager to learn and perfect new skills in order to obtain her laboratory certifications in the near future



IVF Nurse Manager

Amy Svorinich LPN has been with the practice since 1993. Amy is a graduate of Atlantic Vocational technical Center for nursing. Her certifications include Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), BCLS, Phlebotomy and IV therapy. Our IVF Nurse Coordinators look forward to meeting with you and to make sure your infertility treatment is a pleasant and successful experience.


Rachel, A.P.R.N.


Rachel attended Bemidji State University in Minnesota where she completed her Bachelors in Nursing. She started her career working as a RN in a level II neonatal intensive care unit at Joe DiMaggio. Rachel began her fertility training while working as an RN at IVF Florida. Inspired by her love for reproductive medicine, she furthered her education at Chamberlain University in Illinois, completing her Masters. Rachel enjoys educating patients along their fertility journey while making them feel comfortable.


Jennie, R.N., B.S.N.


Jennie graduated from Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, Florida with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.). She previously worked for Boca Fertility from 2007-2009 as an IVF nurse, and happily returned to Boca Fertility in 2019 after raising her four children. In addition to her B.S.N., Jennie also holds ACLS, BLS certification. Jennie is very excited to be a part of the team and help make each patient’s experience as rewarding as possible.



Fertility Nurse

Veronica joined Boca Fertility in 2010. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from South University in West Palm Beach, Florida. She is also certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Her commitment to patient education and her bright, friendly personality will help you understand and successfully complete your fertility treatment.


Mariah, R.N., A.S.N

Fertility Nurse

Mariah graduated from Keiser University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with her Associates in Science in Nursing (A.S.N). She worked in specialty fertility pharmaceuticals for 3 years prior to joining our team at Boca Fertility. In addition to her A.S.N., She is also certified in ACLS & BLS. Mariah is very excited to be a part of the IVF team and is very dedicated to patient care and helping you achieve your dreams.



Medical Assistant and Fertility Coach

Taylor graduated from McFatter Technical College in 2011 as a Patient Care Technician. She previously worked in a hospital for 10 years doing phlebotomy and patient care. She became a Registered Medical Assistant with American Medical Technologists and also holds her BLS certification. She joined the Boca Fertility team in 2021 and is dedicated to making Boca Fertility patients feel comfortable and welcome.



Medical Assistant

Sasha graduated from Florida career college in 2020 with a Medical Assistant/ Phlebotomy license . She has been with the practice since the beginning of her externship , and upon completion of her 8 week externship , she was welcomed to join the team permanently as a Boca fertility warrior . She comes from a big family of 6 children .so this job specifically is dear to her heart, being a part of creating families for our patient is one of the big joys of working here at Boca fertility . She hopes to learn and grow as much as possible as the practice continues to grow and her responsibilities grow with them. She looks forward to meeting all of you and helping you along this wonderful journey .



Ultrasound Technologist

Adela attended Palm Beach State College for Education, transferred to Sanford Brown Institute for Medical Sonography where she graduated. She is a registered and licensed Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. Adela did her internship at Coral Springs Medical Center where she grew her passion for Women’s Health. She has happily scanned women in Palm Beach County for ten years! She also holds her BLS certification. She just celebrated 15 years of marriage and is a proud girl mom of three. Adela is thrilled to be a part of our team. Helping to create families, informing you on your images and will always leave you with a smile.



Front Desk Manager

Ceara graduated from Concord Career College for Medical Assistant in 2015. Ceara joined our Boca Fertility team in 2016. She currently holds her certification in BLS. Ceara is trained to assist the doctors with all of the fertility procedures at Boca Fertility. Ceara is eager to help all of our patients fulfill their dream of having their baby with a smile on her face.



Front Desk and Insurance Verification Specialistt



Insurance and Billing Specialist



Patient Experience Coordinator

Debra will welcome you to our fertility center with a smile on her face. She will be happy to assist with you making appointments, check out or taking a message for you. Debra is here to provide world class customer care when you start your fertility journey at Boca Fertility


Chief Experience Officer

Sharon received her B.A. degree from the University of Maryland in 1989. Sharon graduated from West Boca Medical Center School of Radiology in 2004. Sharon received her registry and license in radiology in 2005. She worked as a Mammography Technologist at the Women’s Center at Boca Raton Regional Hospital where she learned the importance of compassion and accuracy with patients. In 2012, Sharon became certified in customer service by the John DiJulius Group.

In 2016, Sharon became a certified HeathMath ®Coach. She meets with patients to teach them stress management and resilience building techniques to assist the patient’s success rate of becoming pregnant. Sharon became certified as a Registered Medical assistant in 2020 by American Medical Technologists. Sharon graduated with a Masters in Health Administration from Florida Atlantic University in May of 2020.

Sharon's passion and responsibility is to ensure that Boca Fertility offers their patients world class fertility care with hope and compassion.

IVF (In vitro Fertilization) center offering State of the Art fertility treatments since 1982


A pioneering and successful fertility center since 1982, Boca Fertility was the first IVF center in Palm Beach County to accomplish a successful pregnancy and delivery of a baby conceived through IVF. Countless numbers of infertile couples are now parents thanks to the care they received at Boca Fertility.


Our IVF program consistently achieves high success rates (SART Clinic Summary Report -, utilizing state of the art techniques such as IntraCytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI), Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE), Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD), egg and embryo freezing, gestational surrogacy and donor egg IVF.

Personalized Care

Boca Fertility is physician-owned, so you can expect to receive unparalleled individualized and compassionate care. You will be cared for by only one doctor, and you will find our staff to be truly supportive. You will be pleased by the relaxed atmosphere and the very personal attention you receive at Boca Fertility.

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