Dr. Daliah - Biography

Daliah Wachs, MD, FAAFP

Putting her toy microphone in her mouth instead of a pacifier, Dr. Daliah Wachs was ready to entertain since diapers.  She knew at the age of three she wanted to be a doctor and also an entertainer.  She had no idea she would be blending the two later in life.


At college age, Dr. Daliah had been offered the opportunity to take on a career in singing and comedy or accept an academic scholarship to UNLV and embark on a medical career.  She chose the latter and earned an Honors Degree at UNLV and graduated Cum Laude.  She attended medical school at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno and trained and completed her 4th year at UCLA.  She returned to Reno to graduate and then began a three year Family Medicine residency in Las Vegas, which she completed in 2000 as Chief Resident.  During her residency she worked as an Emergency Room Physician in Lake Havasu, AZ and as an Urgent Care Physician in Bullhead City, AZ.  She then became Board Certified in Family Medicine and immediately opened her practice in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Most recently she earned the degree of Fellow from the American Academy of Family Physicians.


Within one year of Dr. Daliah going on air she was syndicated and within two years was named in the top 250 Radio Talk Hosts by Talkers Magazine.  Her show then launched on XM Radio.  By her third year in broadcasting she was named in the "Top 100 Listened To" radio hosts by Talk Stream Live.  Genesis Communmications Network now broadcasts her show worldwide.  She is heard on iHeart Radio and multiple affiliates.  She has one of the fastest expanding radio shows in the world.


Her television work is expanding just as quickly.  She's found on multiple TV appearances including PAWN STARS, where you'll find her selling and discussing medical history and medical antiques.


In Nevada, Dr. Daliah Wachs had owned a private practice for 16 years.  In March of 2016 she was chosen to serve as faculty at Touro University,  She was recently awarded the UNLV Honors College Alumni of the Year, and her work with charities include Opportunity Village, Children's Miracle Network, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, FAST 4 Kids, Good Will and just about any great cause that includes children, animals, people......


In 2014, in an effort to help replenish hospital's blood supplies, Dr. Daliah worked with United Blood Services and the American Red Cross to create a state Blood Donation Day in Nevada.  In 2016 this effort was taken national to create state Blood Donation Days in the majority of states as well as National Blood Donation Week. 


In 2017 Talkers Magazine named Dr. Daliah "Humanitarian of the Year".


The Dr. Daliah Show itself entertains as well as teaches.  All subjects are open game with emphasis on healthcare.  Whether its men's health, women's health,  relationships, healthcare reform.....we ask you to bring it!!!  Call in to 1-877-DOC-DALI!!!!