Dr. Adashek Discusses Genetic Testing

Desert Perinatal Associates takes great pride in knowing we have outstanding doctors who are all very knowledgeable on a variety of topics dealing with your pregnancy journey. There is so much that goes into growing that little miracle and it is such a comfort knowing you can ask your doctor at DPA anything and he will be able to give you guidance. In terms of genetic testing, some have been asking lately "How much information is too much?". It has become quite a hot discussion topic, but rest assured that you are in very capable hands with us and will receive the loving, caring attention every family desires during that very wonderful stage of life called pregnancy! Watch below as our very … [Read more...]

Dr. Adashek on the Superbug

SUPERBUG!! What is a Superbug? With flu season upon us, we've been hearing alot about this everywhere lately. Information is the best way to calm our worries and we are so pleased that our very own Dr. Adashek was on the news recently explaining what a Superbug is and what can be done to stop the spread. Click below to watch. https://youtu.be/O_-Q9mR0dCg https://youtu.be/1-bQo7OHtIc … [Read more...]

Dr. Adashek Flies with Angels

At Desert Perinatal Associates, our doctors dedicate time to not only give their patients the best care possible but also to serve the community. Our very own Dr. Adashek puts his love for flying and his pilot's license to good use by acting as a volunteer pilot for Angel Flight West, a nonprofit headquartered in Southern California and serving 13 western states. They provide free, non-emergency air travel for people of all ages with medical needs by utilizing volunteers just like Dr. Adashek! Click the links below to read about one of his most recent flights with the Angels. ANGEL FLIGHT WEST in the LV SUN ANGEL FLIGHT WEST in the The Sunday … [Read more...]

Community Health & Safety Fair

Help us as we show our support for this amazing opportunity. Roseman University Of Health Sciences and Seven Hills Surgery Center will present an informative health and safety fair on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 10am - 1pm at the Seven Hills Surgery Center located at: 876 Seven Hills Dr. Henderson, NV 89052 Stop by and visit our table! We'd love to see you there! … [Read more...]

The Miracle Baby Delivered by Desert Perinatal’s Dr. Bohman

At Desert Perinatal Associates, it is our goal to see our mommies and babies safely through their pregnancy journey. In this month's issue of DAVID magazine, our own Dr. Bohman is featured for his outstanding dedication to the Canseco family and their unborn son who was diagnosed with a rare condition called Pentalogy of Cantrell, in which the fetus' organs develop outside of the body. Clink the link below to read about their incredible story and the great lengths Dr. Bohman went to in order to be an advocate and loving support system for this family. We are so proud to have Dr. Bohman as a member of our DPA family! DAVID MAGAZINE … [Read more...]

Vegas, Inc. Names Dr. Adashek as Top Doctor in Las Vegas

Vegas, Inc. has released their 2016 "Top Doctors" issue in their Healthcare Quarterly and have named Dr. Adashek as a Top Doctor in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Las Vegas. Congratulations Dr. Adashek on another well-deserved nomination, you are an incredibly talented and compassionate Physician! Top Doctor, Obstetrics and Gynecology! VEGAS INC TOP DOCTORS … [Read more...]

World Down Syndrome Day 2016

March 21, 2016 marked the 11th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day!! Down syndrome is an extremely common genetic condition, which occurs in approximately 1 in 700 births. Down syndrome occurs when a baby inherits an extra copy of the 21st chromosome. To celebrate World Down Syndrome Day, Desert Perinatal Associates would like to take the opportunity to introduce you to one of our families who have a child with Down syndrome and let them share their story. We would like to give a HUGE Thank you to the amazing Housewright family for sharing your story!! Evelyn Housewright tells us in her own words what World Down Syndrome Day means to her and her family! "Six years ago, I was a … [Read more...]

Arizona Couple Seeks the Help of Dr. Wilkes to Deliver Their Baby

Alexander Paul Mejia, born at just 24 weeks, was delivered by Dr. Paul Wilkes and is truly a miracle! Doctors in Arizona told his parents that he would never survive, so his parents turned to Dr. Wilkes for help. Dr. Wilkes has changed the lives of the Mejia family, he has given them hope for a future with their son when so many doctors before him could not. To read the full article click on the Inside Medicine link below. Inside Medicine … [Read more...]

Children’s Book Drive

Help us as we show our support for an amazing young lady, Ms. Sydney Adashek. Sydney will be collecting children's books from now until spring of 2016 and will donate all of the collected books to a school in need. Read her letter below and please bring donations to any of our three Desert Perinatal Associates offices. Dear Reader, My name is Sydney Adashek and I am becoming a Bat Mitzvah in May 2016. In the Jewish tradition, this is when a girl becomes a woman. Every time someone is preparing to become a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, they perform a project that helps their community. My project is to collect children’s books from my family and friends and then to donate them to a school that … [Read more...]

August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month

August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month and although we are always supportive of breastfeeding and the incredible benefits for both Mom and Baby, during August we get to focus on it a little bit more. National Breastfeeding Awareness Month is a breastfeeding campaign funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, with the hope of empowering women to commit to breastfeeding.  Research shows that babies that are exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life are less likely to develop ear infections, diarrhea and respiratory illnesses, and may be less likely to develop childhood obesity. Breastfeeding is one of the most natural and intimate connections that … [Read more...]