Joseph Adashek, MD, FACOG

Read Dr. Adashek’s Welcome Message as the 2017-18 CCMS President or his recent Expert Column in the Las Vegas Business Press.

Dr. Adashek is rated among the top 1% in the nation, in the field of Perinatology, by US News and World Report. Dr. Adashek is an award-winning and widely published physician. He has also received numerous awards as an outstanding and contributing member of his community.

Dr. Adashek received his undergraduate degree at the University of California Los Angeles and holds a Doctor of Medicine from Pennsylvania State University. He performed his internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University and was awarded a Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of California Irvine. He has served in many hospital leadership positions and is currently the Director of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at both Summerlin Hospital Medical Center and Southern Hills Hospital. Dr. Adashek is currently Associate Clinical Professor of the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Maternal-Fetal Medicine and is an instructor at Touro Unversity.

Dr. Adashek is a Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is sub-specialty board certified in Maternal Fetal Medicine in both California and Nevada. He co-owns Desert Perinatal Associates in Las Vegas, Nevada and integrated a pregnancy spa and wellness center into his practice for continuity of care for his patients.

Dr. Adashek serves on numerous committees for many local organizations. He was selected by the Governor of the State of Nevada to serve on the State Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee for the past 6 years and on the State Board of Oriental Medicine for one term. He is Chairman of the Community Health & Public Relations Committee which is responsible for the education of the community and physicians throughout Clark County. He is also the current President-Elect for the Clark County Medical Society where he has been a trustee for the past seven years.

Dr. Adashek is a highly acclaimed doctor in the field of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. US News and World Report, Vegas Seven, Desert Companion, Las Vegas Life and more have voted Dr. Adashek as a “Top Doctor” in Las Vegas year in and year out. In 2015 he was awarded the Inspired Excellence in Healthcare award by the Las Vegas HEALS organization. In 2016, along with his wife, Sharon, he was honored by Planned Parenthood for his outstanding work with women.

Dr. Adashek has a passion for helping others and a love for piloting. As Co-Director with Dr. Paul Wilkes for Jalen’s Gift Foundation, a local nonprofit organization, he is able to work with families that have suffered a pregnancy or infant loss by providing support, comfort, and hope. He also does work with Angel Flight West, another nonprofit organization. He transports patients that are traveling for surgery, chemotherapy, dialysis, or other medical treatments for free in his personal airplane.

Dr. Adashek is married and is the proud father of daughter Sydney. He also loves playing soccer and racquetball. Dr. Adashek in the news | Send email