Health Care As It Should Be March 2015

Upcoming Events

  • Detoxing for Overall Health
    TH, Mar 26, 6 to 7 p.m.
    Hessam Mahdavi, MD, Internal Medicine
    Held at La Quinta Wellness Center 78450 Avenida La Fonda.
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Poses For the People — Yoga, Concert
    SU, Mar 29, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Visit posesforthepeople.com for details and registration; held at Palm Desert Civic Center Park. Read More

    Understanding Your Ostomy LC
    Ostomy Support Group
    TH, Apr 2, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
    Scott Gering, MD, Colorectal Surgery
    760-773-2999 Read More

    Cancer-Related Fatigue: Tips to Help You Feel Better LC
    F, Apr 3, noon to 1 p.m.
    Danielle Meglio, Occupational Therapy
    760-834-3798; register by Apr 1. Light lunch included. Read More

    Acupuncture and Osteoporosis KB
    National Osteoporosis Foundation
    M, Apr 6, 11 a.m. to noon
    Deidre Braun, LAc, Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Spring Clean Your Diet AC
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center
    TU, Apr 7, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Tawny Gastelum-Ruiz, RD, Clinical Dietitian
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Maintaining a Healthy Heart at Any Age
    W, Apr 8, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
    Damoun Rezai, MD, Family Medicine Associate Physician
    Held at Indio High School Lecture Hall
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Healthy Eating and Managing Weight Changes During Cancer Treatment LC
    CancerCare Live, Interactive Teleconference
    M, Apr 13, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
    760-834-3798 Read More

    Heartburn and GERD: Information and Treatment Options KB
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center
    W, Apr 15, 4 to 5 p.m.
    Gary Annunziata, DO, Gastroenterology
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Hearing, Balance and Vertigo AC
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center
    TH, Apr 16, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Stuart Barton, MD, Otolaryngology
    760-423-4855 Read More

    CALENDAR KEY
    Most classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit emc.org/calendar. Online registration is available for most events.

    AC Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
    KB Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center, Kiewit Building, Suite 103
    LC Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center

    Would you like to have someone from Eisenhower Medical Center speak to your organization on a health-related topic? Please contact Vanessa Shanks at 760-834-7956 for more information.

 

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Invest in a Lifetime of Good Health with Eisenhower's world-class Executive Physical ProgramWe believe that a lifelong commitment to good health is one of the best investments you can make. Eisenhower's world-class Executive Physical Program, located at the beautiful George and Julia Argyros Health Center in La Quinta, provides a comprehensive assessment of your health in just one day, in one place.

Tailored to address your specific wellness needs, we offer the best, evidence-based preventive screenings to provide you with the maximum opportunity to discover the unique risks that may affect your long-term health and a road map to modify or eliminate those risks.

After your day with us, you will be equipped with the motivation, tools and knowledge to make permanent changes to improve your health and well-being.

  • Customized packages start at $1,800 and are not covered by insurance.

For more information or to register for an appointment, please call 760-610-7360.

Preventive Medicine
Our preventive medicine program is specifically designed to provide you with a comprehensive health evaluation, tailored to meet your individualized health needs.  We build a carefully planned, custom four-hour schedule, centered  around your health concerns that includes:

One on One consultation

  • A comprehensive review of your medical history and complete medical exam by our highly-trained, Board Certified medical professionals and a health risk and lifestyle assessment providing meaningful recommendation for maximizing your health and wellness.
  • A full range of preventive screening tests for early detection of cancer, heart and lung disease, as well as other serious medical problems. Tests include:
    • Vascular screening
    • Comprehensive blood testing
    • Physiologic and anatomic test
    • Vision, hearing, breathing exams
    • Musculoskeletal fitness assessment
    • Ultrasound Screen (includes carotid intima and aortic artery)
  • Optional tests may include:
    • Chest X-ray
    • Coronary calcium score
    • Virtual colonoscopy
    • Mammogram (for women)
    • Total body scan
    • Cardiac testing
    • Bone Density (Dexa)
    • Pap Smear
  • Board Certified physician consultation to discuss test results, diagnostic impression and treatment recommendations.
  • A comprehensive online report of your results within seven days of your appointment
  • Other convenient, time-saving services include:
    • A physician assistant to coordinate all logistical needs related to your appointment
    • Light refreshments
    • Private showers and dressing room
    • Wireless Internet
    • Ambassadors to provide escort to and from your appointment
  • As needed or required, our staff will provide referrals to Eisenhower Medical Center's many health-related programs, including:
    • Nutrition classes
    • Exercise programs
    • Personal training
    • Smoking cessation program
    • Diabetes management
    • Weight management