News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

Winter 2011

  • Features

  • The New Green - The Chinese have known of the health benefits of drinking green tea since ancient times. It was used medicinally to treat many ailments such as headaches and depression.... more
  • Shambala Safari - If you have ever wondered what a safari might be like, you don’t have to journey to Africa to find out. For one special weekend each month, The Shambala Preserve in... more
  • New HALO Technology Prevents Esophageal Cancer - Eisenhower Medical Center is the first hospital in the Coachella Valley to offer HALO ablation, a new preventive option for Barrett’s Esophagus, a known precursor to... more
  • Celebrity Golf Invitational Benefits Barbara... - The 23rd annual Frank Sinatra Starkey Hearing Foundation Celebrity Invitational, benefiting the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower, tees off February 24 to... more
  • Eisenhower: Becoming a Teaching Hospital - It is arguably the greatest milestone in Eisenhower’s evolution — becoming a teaching hospital. Through an affiliation with the renowned Keck School of Medicine at the... more
  • Integrative Medicine Leader Mimi Guarneri, MD,... - Dr. Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, medical director and founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine will be the guest speaker at the 5th annual Leonore Annenberg... more
  • Dance Yourself Fit - If you are tired of the treadmill and looking for a way to spice up your workouts, consider dance as a way to improve health. According to one study presented by the... more
  • 5 Things - 1. Move On    Whether it is a job, relationship or other situation, the New Year is a good     time to reevaluate and move... more
  • Clay - From the time we were children, we were drawn to its tactile and alluring qualities. Clay is an excellent tool for discovery, expression, exploration and a venue for us... more
  • Charlie W. Shaeffer Jr., MD - Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiologist Charlie W. Shaeffer Jr., MD received the American Heart Association’s 2010 Gold Heart Award, the association’s highest honor. The... more
  • Carlos Lopez, MD - I love it,” says Eisenhower Medical Center Internist Carlos Lopez, MD of his work with International Medical Alliance, a Rancho Mirage-based group that travels to... more
  • Roy Young, MD - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Roy Young, MD was published in the April 21 issue of JAMA®, The Journal of the American Medical Association. The... more
  • George Wilson, MD - GeorgeWilson’s story began in a cotton patch in Garland City, Arkansas.One of 10 children, Wilson developed pneumonia as an infant and remembers his family telling him... more
  • "I Never Thought It Could Be This Good" - BOB NIBECKER IS A TOUGH GUY. A former Marine who served in Iraq, he’s also a retired police officer who was run over by no fewer than four drunk drivers during his 25... more
  • At Eisenhower, We’ve Got Your Back - There is a saying that when the only tool you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.With Eisenhower’s extensive “toolbox” of resources for treating back pain,... more
  • Low Back Pain - Nearly 80 percent of Americans will experience low back pain at some point in their lives. It is one of the most common reasons for a physician’s office visit and it is... more
  • Big Hearts at BIGHORN Golf Club - When it comes to philanthropy, BIGHORN Golf Club sets an exceptional example — something to which Eisenhower Medical Center can gratefully attest since it has been a... more
  • Comprehensive New Stroke Clinic - Eisenhower Medical Center received Joint Commission certification as a Primary Stroke Center in 2008, and remains the only hospital in the Coachella Valley to have met... more
  • The di Vinci in Cardiothoracic Surgery - Eisenhower Medical Center surgeons continue to find new applications for the da Vinci® S HD™ System, the state-of-the-art,minimally invasive surgical system that... more
  • New Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center... - A new, comprehensive Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center is now open at 151 South Sunrise Way in Palm Springs as part of Eisenhower Health Center. Located at the... more
  • Video Games - If you are a parent, or even a grandparent, you are aware of the video game generation. It is widely known that children today, and even a good portion of adults, spend... more