John P. Elliott, MD

Emeritus Medical Director Valley Perinatal Services

"Mary and her Foundation have been keeping TTTS information alive and available for over 30 years.

Dr. John Elliott is an internationally recognized authority in Maternal-Fetal Medicine who has distinguished himself both as a practicing physician and educator. After completing medical school in 1972, he completed his residency in OB/GYN at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Denver, CO. Dr. Elliott went on to complete his fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of California where he then became board certified in OB/GYN and MFM.

As a renown MFM specialist, Dr. Elliot has published professional articles that are recognized as groundbreaking and essential to Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the care of high-risk OB patients. He teaches at national and international meetings, conferences, and local symposiums.

Dr. Elliott has a unique and unparalleled ability to care for high-order multiple gestations. He has proven success in being able to consistently achieve highest gestational age for high-order multiple deliveries. While serving on numerous professional boards, Dr. Elliott has received many awards and grants for his outstanding work and service to the medical community. For 15 years, he was listed in Woodward and White’s Best Doctor’s in America while achieving a 12-year running of America’s Top Doctors. In 1996, Dr. Elliott received the Phoenix “Top Doc” award and has been listed as one of 81 (1%) top perinatologists by US News and World Report.

Dr. Elliott is the driving force for Valley Perinatal Services and a true inspiration to the medical community.  He is considered the world’s expert in High Order Multiple Pregnancies (triplets or more) delivering over:

• 2000 sets of twins

• 700 sets of triplets

• 109 sets of quadruplets

• 23 sets of quintuplets

Thousands and thousands of women with higher order pregnancies and those with TTTS and forms of TTTS including TAPS, SIUGR and TRAP have gotten help from Dr. Elliott when other doctors would have just given up.  Families travel from all over the US and abroad to live in Phoenix, Arizona for the durations of their pregnancies to be in his incredible professional care.