Erta is an ARMS-registered ultrasound technician. She especially enjoys seeing new moms and dads bond with their baby. In her spare time, Erta enjoys reading, listening to music, and spending time with her family. Erta is married and has a 16-year-old son and had another baby boy while she was working with us, who is now 7 years old.
Erta is known throughout the Chicago 3D ultrasound community as someone who can "talk to the babies" and get them to move. With Erta, the baby always ends up in the perfect position!
Erta is the lead ultrasound technician here at the Oak Park location and has been with us since 2009.
Valeria is an ARDMS-registered ultrasound technician that has been with First Peek Ultrasound since 2015.
She also enjoys making baby clothes, and some of the onesies and baby clothes on sale at First Peek are made by her!
Valeria is fluent in Spanish.
When Vanessa is not scanning, she loves swimming, and she used to be a lifeguard. She is our only ultrasound technician who can save you from drowning in the highly unlikely event of a water landing during your ultrasound session.
Vanessa has been with us since 2018 and has a loyal fan base of customers.
Vanessa is fluent in Spanish.
Robert is an ARDMS-registered ultrasound technician certified in obstetric ultrasound. He has been performing obstetric ultrasounds since 2004 in Albania where he has taught courses as an instructor for obstetric ultrasound. He has a certificate in fetal cardiac defects from the Fetal Medicine Foundation.
When not at work, Robert likes exploring downtown Chicago with his wife.
Emily is an ARDMS certified ultrasound technician.
Emily enjoys watching movies, listening to music, and dancing.
Emily is fluent in Spanish.
Eliana is an ARDMS ob/gyn certified ultrasound technician. She was working in a high risk maternal-fetal medicine clinic prior to joining our team and is able to perform first trimester exams, level II exams, 3D and 4D ultrasounds, as well as many other diagnostic ultrasounds.
With three little ones at home, Eliana is kept quite busy in her free time. Eliana loves reading, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Valeria is an ultrasound technician working at First Peek Ultrasound.
She has a unique way of getting babies to move by giving baby "tickles" to get that perfect picture.
Valeria is fluent in Spanish.
Nadia is an ARDMS-certified ultrasound technician who recently joined our team. However, she used to work at First Peek as an ultrasound technician assistant over a decade ago when she was in school to be an ultrasound technician, and she later worked as an ultrasound technician with us for many years after that. We are very happy to see her back and we look forward to her staying with us for many years to come.
If you have older children who have been scanned with Nadia, you can now enjoy getting scanned by her once more!
Nadia is fluent in Spanish.
Maria recently joined our team. However, she used to work at First Peek as an ultrasound technician assistant right after high school. She later worked as a manager and is featured on our main promotion video on our website. She then went to school to become an ultrasound techn and worked with us as an tech for many years. We are very happy to have her back and we look forward to a long relationship with her in the future.
She is also known here at First Peek as the ultrasound machine whisperer, because she can get our ultrasound machines to do anything she wants!
If you remember Maria from before, you can now enjoy that experience again!
Maria is fluent in Spanish.