Dr Marcin Stankiewicz
With over 20 years of experience, Dr Marcin is a highly trained senior gynaecologist and laparoscopic surgeon specialising in fertility-enhancing surgery. He is one of a handful of sub-specialists in Adelaide with a CREI qualification: Certificate in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Having worked with most of Adelaide’s fertility specialists across various IVF clinics, he offers in depth and unbiased advice on the merits of each service.
Dr Angelique Swart
Dr Angelique Swart has been a Gynaecologist for more than 12 years and has an empathetic, holistic approach to achieving success with your fertility. She tailors solutions to your unique requirements. Angelique is dedicated to ensuring her patients receive the best possible treatment and personalised service.
Dr Melissa Oxlad
Empowering people to better manage their health and well-being. Melissa is a Clinical and Health Psychologist, and Hypnotherapist registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Psychology Board of Australia) in independent part-time private practice. Melissa has over 15 years clinical experience working across the public sector, not for profit sector and private practice.
Paula is our Unit Nurse Manager & Registered Nurse Sonographer. With 35 years’ experience in reproductive medicine, immeasurable knowledge & immense passion for her patients – she is an asset to the Family Fertility team. Paula is a registered nurse, accredited by Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (ASAR) in Obstetrics and Gynaecology ultrasound, and has completed the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Nurse Certificate course.
Dr. Herman Fernandes is the Scientific Director at Family Fertility Centre. He has more than 25 years of experience in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) and has developed special interest quality control, quality assurance and management of IVF laboratories. Over the years he has successfully designed, trained and implemented evidence-based technologies that are clinically relevant in improving IVF success rates, and looks forward to utilising these skills for the patient of Family Fertility Centre.
Holly is one of our scientists. She has years of experience in genetic pathology and early pregnancy genetic screening, and is currently completing the Embryology Certificate course from the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM). She is passionate about family, and her high sense of empathy makes her an asset to the team and patients of Family Fertility Centre. Holly is delighted to be able to use her skillset and passion as a scientist to help people fulfil their dreams of family.
Suli is one of our scientists. He is a passionate clinical embryologist, researcher and ART enthusiast. Suli is a final year PhD student at the University of Adelaide investigating a novel IVF technology, having already completed a bachelor of science in biochemistry, a graduate diploma in reproductive sciences and a master’s degree in clinical embryology. In his spare time, Suli enjoys reading, going to the gym, playing soccer, beach walks and socialising with friends and family.
Gabby is a registered nurse who has worked in fertility for the past 5 years. She is extremely passionate about patient care and strives to provide individualised support for each patient. Gabby enjoys expanding her medical knowledge and clinical skills, and looks forward to putting those skills to use whilst helping each patient achieve their goal of parenthood.
Caterina has worked within the healthcare industry for over 10 years. With experience in hospitals, medical imaging and now fertility, her wide range of knowledge is an asset to help guide patients through their treatment and especially understand Medicare & Private Health. Caterina is the Patient Services Manager at Family Fertility, and along with her dedicated team of administrators, will explain the financial costs and fees associated with your cycle.
Martina has worked as a medical administrator for over fifteen years and thoroughly enjoys patient contact. She works closely with the clinicians, patients, Medicare and private health funds to ensure our patients have the smoothest journey possible. Martina is committed to making every patient’s experience with Family Fertility Centre a positive one.
Hayley provides administration support to the Family Fertility team. She has been in the fertility industry since 2016 and in the medical field for 10 years, coming from a busy ophthalmology clinic. Hayley has developed a strong sense of devotion to Family Fertility and their patients. Hayley enjoys her friendly interactions with patients and making them feel at home. In her spare time Hayley enjoys spending time with her teenage son. You can find Hayley most Saturdays in Gawler watching her son play inline hockey.