Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
9101 Kanis Road, Suite 300, Little Rock, AR 72205
» Conveniently located just off I-630 in Little Rock.
P: 501-801-1200 or toll free 877-801-5353

Our Staff

Dean M. Moutos, M.D.

Dr. Dean Moutos grew up in San Angelo, Texas and graduated magna cum laude from Texas A&M University with a B.S. degree in chemical engineering. He attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Upon graduation from medical school, Dr. Moutos completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. Dr. Moutos was named chief resident of the OU residency program during his senior year. Dr. Moutos then completed a postgraduate fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Moutos moved to Little Rock after completing his fellowship in 1992. He practiced academic medicine at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) from 1992 until 2004. Many practicing obstetrician/gynecologists in Arkansas trained under Dr. Moutos during his tenure at UAMS. While at UAMS, Dr. Moutos was instrumental in developing and expanding the state’s only IVF program. After a distinguished career in academic medicine, Dr. Moutos co-founded Arkansas Fertility & Gynecology Associates in 2004. He continues to be actively involved in the education of future obstetricians and gynecologists in the state of Arkansas. Resident physicians from the UAMS ob/gyn residency program train with Dr. Moutos and his associates.

Dr. Moutos is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology with subspecialty board certification in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. He maintains recertification in both. He is a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, The Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, The Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Pulaski County Medical Society. He is the past president of the Arkansas section of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Dr. Moutos is married and lives in Little Rock with his wife and four children.

Francisco Batres, M.D.

Dr. Francisco Batres was born and raised in Guatemala City, Guatemala. He obtained his medical degree from the University of San Carlos of Guatemala in 1972 where he graduated suma cum laude. He completed internships in obstetrics and gynecology at the General Hospital in Guatemala and at St. Joseph Hospital in Memphis, TN. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. He was an instructor and assistant professor at UAMS from 1977 to 1979 where he began his work in the field of infertility. He was board certified in obstetrics and gynecology in 1979 and recertified in 1991 and, again, in 1998.

From 1980 to 1985 Dr. Batres practiced ob/gyn and infertility in private practice at the Woman’s Clinic of Little Rock. In 1985 he opened a solo practice specializing in infertility and gynecology. In 1993 he founded and directed the Intra-Vaginal Culture Fertilization Program of Arkansas. This was the first private assisted reproductive technology program in Arkansas and was certified by the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology.

Dr. Batres is an active member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, the American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists, the Central Arkansas Obstetrics and Gynecology Society, the Arkansas Medical Society and the Pulaski County Medical Society. He has received certification in advanced operative laparoscopy and hysteroscopy from the Accreditation Council for Gynecologic Endoscopy.

In 2004 he co-founded Arkansas Fertility & Gynecology Associates. Dr. Batres and his wife live in Little Rock. They have two daughters and two grandchildren.

Sarah Humphries, APN

Sarah Humhpries graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing in 1999. She completed graduate school and obtained a Masters in Nursing Science in 2001. She is certified as an advanced practice nurse in women’s health. Sarah has worked in the field of assisted reproductive technology since 1999. She has worked as an IVF and egg donor coordinator. Sarah also coordinates the surrogacy program. Sarah has helped expand the IVF program to satellite clinics around the state of Arkansas.

As an advanced practice nurse (APN), Sarah also is available to see patients for routine gynecologic exams, pap smears, contraceptive counseling and preventative women’s health care. Sarah lives in Bryant, Arkansas.

Debby Stewart, LPN

Debby Stewart is the IVF nurse coordinator for Arkansas Fertility & Gynecology. Debby was born and raised in Arkansas. She has 34 years of nursing experience and has worked the last 24 years as an infertility nurse. She is responsible for planning and coordinating the IVF cycles. She meets with each couple individually before their IVF cycle and instructs them on the protocol for their cycle. She also orders all IVF medications and communicates lab results to the patients each day.

Debby’s vast experience in the field of infertility nursing is a great asset to this program. She has two sons, one grandson and one granddaughter. Debby lives in Benton, Arkansas.

Stacy Schriver, MHSA


Stacy graduated from Arkansas Tech University with honors in 1998 with an Associate’s degree in Medical Assisting and in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management. She received her Master’s degree in Health Service Administration from UAMS in 2007. Stacy is the Donor Program Coordinator for the practice and has worked in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology since 2001. She coordinates all aspects of donor egg, donor embryo, and surrogate cycles. She helps to recruit and screen donors, then match them with recipient couples. As the Donor Program Coordinator, Stacy also coordinates cycle monitoring for egg donors and surrogates from outside agencies and clinics.

Mahlon Maris, B.A.

Mahlon Maris was born in Biloxi, Mississippi and grew up in Harrison, Arkansas. He graduated from Hendrix College with a B.A. in biology. Mahlon began his career in assisted reproduction at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1990 where he was instrumental in the development and success of the IVF lab. He has extensive experience in the laboratory aspects of in vitro fertilization including micromanipulation, assisted hatching, andrology, embryo/sperm cryopreservation and embryo culture. Mahlon has co-authored several scientific papers which have been published in the leading fertility journals. He is a board certified laboratory supervisor in Embryology and Andrology.

Mahlon brings a wealth of expertise and successful laboratory techniques to our practice. He has a proven track record of success in the IVF laboratory which he will build upon in this program. Mahlon joined Arkansas Fertility & Gynecology Associates in 2004. He is married and lives in Little Rock with his wife and two children.

Patsy Caudle, RN, BSN

Patsy graduated from the Baptist Health Registered Nursing program in 2011. She is scheduled to receive her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Arkansas Tech University in the summer of 2014. She has worked in healthcare for over 12 years and has been with the practice since 2011. Patsy is an Operating Room Nurse responsible for patient monitoring and care during the pre-operative and post-operative period. She also assists the physicians during procedures as well as handling patient communication and cycle instructions each day.

Lauren Santini, RN, BSN
Lauren

Lauren graduated from the Baptist Health Registered Nursing program in 2006 and earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UAMS in 2008. She has worked as an RN for seven years and been with the practice since 2007 as an Operating Room Nurse. She monitors and cares for patients as well as handling the daily patient communication and cycle instructions. Lauren is also responsible for the required training and in-service meetings for the facility. She researches and designs the educational material used by the staff to remain up to date on current aspects of the safety and compliance in the clinic.

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