Press Release

Valley Perinatal and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center significantly lower extreme pre-term births

Valley Perinatal Services today announced that as a result of the leadership of its perinatologist, Dr. Ravi Gunatilake, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center was able to decrease the number of extreme pre-term births by 43 percent in the second half of 2016. Births before 28 weeks of pregnancy are known as extreme pre-term births and have only […]


Dr. John Elliott of Valley Perinatal guides successful gestation and delivery of his 22nd set of quintuplets

Mother of quintuplets temporarily moves from VA to AZ to be closer to the world’s leading perinatologist specializing in multi-gestational births. Dec. 21, 2016, Scottsdale, AZ — Valley Perinatal Services today announced that leading perinatologist, Dr. John Elliott, working closely with Dr. William Chavira OB/GYN of Phoenix, AZ, has successfully guided the delivery of […]