Doctors of the Desert

Doctors of the Desert

These doctors call the shots. Like our lives, the field of medicine is constantly evolving and on the move.

HealthCare Partners Medical Group, Southern Hills Location Name: Judith Ford, MD Hometown: Glastonbury, Conn. Occupation: Internal Medicine Dr. Ford completed medical school at the University of...

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Name: Darren Soong, MD, FACS Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii Occupation: Bariatric surgeon Surf's up, dude! Dr. Darren Soong, originally from Honolulu, always wanted to be one with the...

Dr. Thomas Umbach is a nationally recognized, board-certified and fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon. Newsweek and Time magazines, as well as New Economy Best Health Care Consultants, Best Bariatrics Surgeon and Best Medical Tourism Provider, have recognized him as one of the nation’s top bariatric surgeons

Dr. Jacks entered the medical field to care for people who wanted and needed her help. She shared that each patient motivates her to provide the best care possible.

Since 1996, this team of fellowship-trained maternal-fetal medicine physicians has been providing an extra dose of TLC to women with pregnancies complicated by chronic conditions, genetic issues and risk factors such as age and prematurity.

Our Doctors of the Desert, some of the best in the country, express their philosophy daily by giving compassionate care to each person and being part of the patient’s team to achieve and maintain good health. Medical professionals in Southern Nevada keep up to date with extensive training, state-of-the-art technology and advanced education. Along with their practices, many doctors volunteer their time and talents to help our community.

Soldiers of the (medical) field Articles by Zeenath Haniff Head and shoulders, knees and toes … knees and toes. So we can all sing the...

Name: Saeid Mohtashami, DDS Hometown: Orange County, Calif. Occupation: Cosmetic & Implant Dentist A Southern California native, Dr. Saeid Mohtashami traveled east to Las Vegas...

Siems Lasik & Cataract Center has come a long way from when Dr. Jon Siems, (ophthalmologist) and Amel Youssef, (optometrist) began the practice in 2000.

Dr. Laurie Bloch-Johnson has been practicing for over 30 years, creating a beautiful, natural smile for her patients as well as maintaining good dental health.