At UNC Fertility, the only one who wants your dreams of family to be fulfilled more than we do is you. Often referred to as a “family,” our physicians, nurses and laboratory technicians prioritize your needs no matter how big — or small — they may be. We are always here for you. Whether you are calling to schedule an ultrasound, ask a question about your medication or hear your results, you can rest assured that every answer is a culmination of well-rounded, expert collaborative care.
UNC Fertility Fellows
Dr. Natalie Crawford
Dr. Brianna Lyttle
Dr. Crawford grew up in Peachtree, Georgia, attended Auburn University in Alabama and received her MD from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. She completed her residency at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas and is currently a third-year fellow at UNC Fertility where she is receiving intense subspecialty training experience in clinical care, translational and clinical research. Her areas of interest include infertility, IVF, ovulation induction and reproductive surgery.
Dr. Lyttle was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. She received her undergraduate degree at Acadia University in Nova Scotia, Canada before moving to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to attend the Medical College of Wisconsin. After completing her residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMass) in Worcester, Massachusetts, Dr. Lyttle joined the UNC Fertility team as a reproductive endocrinology fellow in 2015. She has demonstrated her passion for women’s reproductive care by the work she has done around the world to better the lives of women and children.
Dr. Heather Hoff
Dr. Heather Hoff is a native Midwesterner having grown up in South Dakota where she received her Bachelor of Science in biology and chemistry from the University of South Dakota. She obtained her MD, along with the Research Distinction Track, at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa. She completed residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology from Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, where she received numerous teaching and research awards, including Best Chief Resident Educator.
In the summer of 2014, Dr. Hoff joined UNC Fertility in our intensive fellowship program. She has been a recipient of numerous well-deserved honors and awards including the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Scholarship as well as the ASRM (American Society for Reproductive Medicine) Corporate Member Council In-training Travel Grant. She has published her research on several areas of reproductive endocrinolgy and infertility in the field’s leading journals and has presented her work both nationally and internationally. Dr. Hoff is committed to providing compassionate and individualized care, and to achieving successful outcomes.
Embryology Caitlin Boylan, BS, Embryology Supervisor Dara Berger, PhD, HCLD, Off-Site Lab Director Jeff Gray, PhD Michelle Moyer, BS Andrology Jeff Gray, PhD Amanda Whalen, BS Norma Sneed, MS Brenna Coco, BS
IVF Nursing Staff Wendy Snyder, RNC, BSN Mindy Keyser, RN, BSN Kimberly Briley, RN, BSN Aly Bell, RN, BSN Medical Assistants Priscilla Hernandez, CMA Radisha Smith, CMA
Administrative Team Jim LaJoie, Executive Director Erica McCready, Marketing Director Joyce Bellamy, Financial Counselor Pam Ragusa, Patient Services Manager Antionette Bullock, Patient Service Representative Melonie Walker, Billing Coordinator Temica McGill, Front Desk Coordinator