2020 Marks Desert Orthopaedic Center's 50th Anniversary

Desert Orthopaedic Center, with locations in Las Vegas and Henderson, has been providing specialized orthopaedic care to area residents for half a century, celebrating 50 years of service this year. The practice can be reached at (702) 731-4088 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Desert Orthopaedic Center was founded in 1970 by Dr. John Payne and Dr. Chester Eskey, and today, it serves as the region’s most preferred orthopaedic practice, according to independent market research. Through its specialty-trained experts, staff and four office locations, the practice is able to offer area residents access to exceptional surgical and nonsurgical orthopaedic care for bone, joint and muscle injuries and conditions as well as a wide range of comprehensive services, including our DOC Surgery Center, digital X-rays, durable medical equipment, lower extremity CT scans, MRIsphysical therapy and workers’ compensation.

“Half a century ago, Desert Orthopaedic Center began their commitment to making world-class care accessible to our community,” says Hugh L. Bassewitz, M.D., board-certified, fellowship-trained spine surgeon at Desert Orthopaedic Center. “Today, we could not be more proud of where we are as a practice. It has been a privilege and an honor to serve area residents and to help them get back to their active, healthy lifestyles. All of our doctors and staff look forward to continuing to provide superior care without compromise to our patients for many years to come.”

For more information regarding Desert Orthopaedic Center or to schedule an appointment, please call (702) 731-4088.