Valley Perinatal Blog

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Valley Perinatal is a maternal fetal medicine (MFM) practice dedicated to reducing pre-term delivery and creating the best possible outcomes for high-risk expectant mothers. Directed by Dr. John Elliott, MFM specialists at Valley co-manage pregnant women alongside their OB/GYN, leading to higher gestational ages and decreased NICU admissions.

High-Risk Pregnancies & Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialists

Approximately 60 percent of U.S. women of reproductive age are obese or overweight. A high-risk pregnancy is defined as one in which the health of the mother or her baby is threatened. Obesity is a top concern during pregnancy because it often leads to conditions such as high blood pressure or diabetes. Of course, there […]


St. Joseph’s Hospital Delivers Second Set of Quints in 15 Months

Utah Couple Expecting Quintuplets Relocated to Phoenix during Pregnancy to Receive Care from Dr. John Elliott, Founder of the Elliott Center for Multiples PHOENIX (April 6, 2018) – A Utah family has become the second to deliver a set of quintuplets at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in 15 months. “They might […]


Valley Perinatal Releases 2017 Patient Satisfaction Survey Results

Survey of patients reveals average of 97.6% satisfaction rate for five tracked parameters across all seven Arizona locations Valley Perinatal Services today announced that its 2017 study of patient satisfaction survey yielded near-perfect marks across all of its seven clinical offices. Each Valley location surveyed 80% of patients during the 2017 calendar year, focusing on […]