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...]

Jalen’s Gift Pregnancy and Infant Care Health Fair

Join us on Saturday August 30th, Labor Day Weekend, as we support an incredible foundation; Jalen's Gift Foundation! Jalen's Gift Foundation is hosting a FREE Pregnancy and Infant Care Health Fair, from 10am - 3pm at Green Valley Ranch Resort!! One of our doctors will be hosting a Q&A, Belly Bliss will be demonstrating Infant CPR and answering nursing questions, there will be fitness, nutrition and overall wellness advice, and a lot of great raffle prizes to top it all off. Jalen's Gift Foundation is dedicated to assisting parents grieving from the devastating effects of infant mortality. JGF helps grieving parents with their loss by providing financial assistance for memorial … [Read more...]

Dr. Adashek recognized in Zip Code Magazine

Congratulations to our amazing Dr. Adashek for being recognized in the latest edition of the Zip Code Magazine!!  This article tells the story of a wonderfully compassionate Man, a loving and devoted Husband and Father, and an amazingly talented and caring Doctor! To read the Zip Code Magazine article in it's entirety click on the this link: Your Neighbor - Dr. Adashek Thank you Dr. Adashek for being an "Angel" to so many people!! … [Read more...]

Dr. Wilkes recognized in Zip Code Magazine

A great article, published this week in the Zip Code Magazine, paints a true picture of what an amazing Doctor and person Dr. Wilkes is!! From his incredible bedside manner and personality to his continual giving of himself and unconditional love for his family this article is a wonderful reflection of the Man who is Dr. Wilkes!! To read the Zip Code Magazine article in it's entirety click on the this link: Your Neighbor - Dr. Wilkes Congratulations to Dr. Wilkes and thank you for all that you do!! … [Read more...]

The Las Vegas Review Journal Recognizes Dr. Wilkes

  Dr. Wilkes was acknowledged in the Las Vegas Review Journal on January 31, 2012 for all of the amazing philanthropy work he does within our community. To read the article about Dr. Wilkes in its entirety click on the this link: Dr. Wilkes Thank you Dr. Wilkes for the selfless giving of your time and love!! … [Read more...]

$10,000 Donated to Local Charity

  The Nevada Physician Advisory Council, led by founding member Dr. Joseph Adashek, donated $10,000 to Baby's Bounty this week.  Baby's Bounty is a local nonprofit organization that provides clothing and baby supplies to newborns of low-income families.  This generous donation will help provide the basic necessities like a safe place to sleep, clothing, and even diapers to these families in need.  To read more about this story, released August 22, 2011 on Fox 5 News, click here. … [Read more...]

Great Strides Walk

Did you know that approximately 1 in 3,300 Caucasian children in the U.S. have Cystic Fibrosis? CF is a common genetic condition in individuals of Caucasian and Hispanic ancestry. It is an inherited chronic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system. A defective gene causes the body to produce unusually thick, sticky mucus that can lead to lung infections or a blockage in the pancreas, which stops the natural enzymes from helping the body break down and absorb food. Although there is no cure for CF, advances in research and medical treatments have extended life for individuals with CF. In July 2008, Desert Perinatal was directly impacted by CF when a staff member (Misty Thomas) … [Read more...]

Shower Safe Nest with Love

Come help us "shower" Safe Nest with love on Saturday March, 12th. We are excited to announce our first mock baby shower to benefit the women & children of Safe Nest.  We are inviting women from all over the Vegas Valley to enjoy complimentary mimosas and treats in the relaxing environment of Belly Bliss.  Aside from giving women the opportunity to browse the adorable boutique items at Belly Bliss we will also have food presentations & samplings compliments of The Organized Cook, Toni Spilsbury and complimentary foot rubs to ease those tired feet. … [Read more...]

Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Join the Desert Perinatal Associates team for the 16th Annual Komen Southern Nevada Race for the Cure.  The team name is "The Perinatal Pack" and the annual race is close to our heart.  Many of our friends and family members have been touched by breast cancer in one way or another, so we proudly support the race.  Our goal is to have the largest team (just missed it last year!).  The race is scheduled for May 7, 2011 in Historic Downtown Las Vegas.  So walk, run or donate with The Perinatal Pack!  Check out our team page at: The Perinatal Pack … [Read more...]

St. Judes Ranch Night of Lights

Join Desert Perinatal in helping St. Judes Ranch this holiday season! St. Jude’s Ranch Night of Lights Decorating Event DPA is sponsoring two houses at St. Jude’s Ranch this holiday season. The first event of the season is to get our houses decorated!!! Who: All DPA employees, family and friends are welcome When: Saturday, November 13th – 10am – 2pm Where: St. Jude’s Ranch 100 St. Jude’s Street Boulder City, NV 89005 All you have to do is SHOW UP and be ready to decorate! December 4th is the Night of Lights at St. Jude’s. The decorating on November 13th is to help prepare for the event. More information to come regarding volunteer opportunities for December 4th … [Read more...]