Dr. Peress was born in Germany. She studied Veterinary Medicine in the Czech Republic where she met her husband. She worked in small animal private practice for several years in the Czech Republic before meeting her husband. Together, they moved in 2011 to Israel where she worked as a general practitioner and Shelter Veterinarian for 2 years before moving to the United States.
Her father owns a mixed practice animal hospital in the south of Germany where Dr. Peress spent a year working as a Small Animal Surgeon. She then completed a one-year specialty Surgical Internship at Hollywood Animal Hospital under the guidance of Dr. Jon Dee. She then completed a one-year Neurology Internship at Southeast Veterinary Neurology in 2016. She started her Neurology and Neurosurgery Residency in 2016 and will work closely with Dr. Wong, Dr. De Pompa and Dr. Kornberg in all aspects of Neurology and Neurosurgery.
In her free time, Dr. Peress enjoys riding horses, playing the piano and going to yoga classes. Together with her husband, she loves taking care of their 2 dogs and 1 cat.