In The News: UNLV Health General Surgery

Vegas Inc
February 25, 2021

For 15 years, Vegas Inc’s Health Care Headliners has honored some of the most dedicated and innovative doctors, nurses, EMTs, administrators and other medical professionals working day in and day out to ensure the best health care can be found right here in Southern Nevada. These 10 headliners are leading the way—and making a mark in the industry and the health of our community as they forge their path.

Vegas Inc
February 25, 2021

As a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Michael Daubs specializes in treating adult and pediatric spinal disorders, but outside of the operating room, you’re likely to find him in a classroom. Thirty years ago, he set a career goal to return to his hometown of Las Vegas and start an orthopaedic program—and he has.

MSN
February 3, 2021

UNLV released new recommendations to wear two masks on campus, citing guidelines from health officials.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
February 3, 2021

UNLV released new recommendations to wear two masks on campus, citing guidelines from health officials.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
December 16, 2020

Nevada health officials are months away from distributing the COVID-19 vaccine to local doctor's offices, but medical leaders are prepping healthcare providers months in advance as patients are eager for answers.

Nevada Business
November 19, 2020

Michael Daubs, M.D., medical director of OptumCare Orthopaedics & Spine, was recently named Director-Elect of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS).

Nevada Business
September 1, 2020

Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, was founded in Las Vegas in 1972 and is Nevada’s largest multispecialty medical group. For nearly 50 years, it has provided experienced, compassionate, innovative and high-quality care to patients throughout southern Nevada.

Nevada Business
September 1, 2020

Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, was founded in Las Vegas in 1972 and is Nevada’s largest multispecialty medical group. For nearly 50 years, it has provided experienced, compassionate, innovative and high-quality care to patients throughout southern Nevada.

Trauma System News
August 28, 2020

Trauma researchers have extensive data on fatal gun injuries in the United States. But much less is known about firearm injuries that do not result in death. A new prospective multi-center study led by the ACS Committee on Trauma (COT) aims to fill that gap.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
August 17, 2020

As the heat seems to be relentless in Southern Nevada, those who exercise or work outside are really feeling it.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 4, 2020

A UNLV School of Medicine professor is helping lead a team in a new study of firearm injuries.

Las Vegas Review Journal
July 22, 2020

It’s strange how getting a haircut, grabbing a bite to eat and planning a vacation have become so fraught with a sense of anxiety verging on impending doom over the past few months.