north entrance

Women's Health Center: Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB-GYN) News

The UNLV Health Women’s Healthcare clinic is a group of highly qualified UNLV faculty OB/GYN doctors who specialize in providing health care for women. The clinic offers a full range of services and treatments to promote and maintain good health through every phase of a patient's life.

Current Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB-GYN) News

two headshots side by side of a woman and man
People | December 11, 2020

Drs. Abbey and Bradley Burger met in an unusual setting while attending medical school.

Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB-GYN) In The News

July 12, 2022

Nevada medical providers are already seeing an influx of patients from across the country seeking abortion services and are warning about a potential tidal wave that could wash over on Nevada’s system of care. 

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
March 26, 2021

Doctors at the UNLV School of Medicine offer a little-known medical service to people across the valley, struggling to pay for birth control during hard times.

El Tiempo
April 6, 2020

Pregnancy is typically full of excitement, but many expectant mothers in Las Vegas say the COVID-19 pandemic has stripped them of that emotion and replaced it with fear.

Recent Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB-GYN) Accomplishments

June 29, 2021
Drs. Elissa Palmer and Dr. James Alexander (both Medicine) worked together to obtain a $2.9 million Health Resources and Services Administration training grant for UNLV Medicine's department of family medicine. The grant will be used to enhance family medicine education in maternity care and obstetrics training for resident physicians in Las Vegas…
October 22, 2020
Dustin Davis and Arpita Basu (both Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences) recently collaborated with Jeannette Crew, Dr. Petar Planinic, and Dr. James Alexander (all Medicine) to publish a comprehensive review in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Their review examined the last 20 years of observational and…