News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • March 2015
    Breathe Again - 03/04/2015 - No other hospital in the valley offers the array of advanced respiratory care services that Eisenhower Medical Center does. For desert dwellers who are dealing with... more
  • February 2015
    Calendar - east - 02/18/2015 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798 Blood Pressure: The Silent Killer LLTU, Feb 24, 4 to 5 p.m.Sangeetha Vinayagam, MD, Family Medicine Associate Physician... more
  • January 2015
    Calendar - 01/15/2015 - Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening — Free KBEisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource CenterTU, Jan 20, 10 a.m. to noon760-423-4855; drop-ins welcome. Balance... more
  • December 2014
    Eisenhower Hosts Modernism Week Event - 12/11/2014 - Eisenhower’s newest Health Center at South Palm Canyon is located in a stunning, refurbished building designed by esteemed mid-century architect Donald Wexler. The... more
  • November 2014
    Eisenhower Resident Receives International Award - 10/24/2014 -     Michael Bogoyevac, MD, helped diagnose and treat a wide range of patient conditions in his first year as a Family Medicine Resident Associate... more
  • October 2014
    Epidural Injections Give One Man His Life Back - 10/10/2014 - Tom West had nearly given up on ever getting any relief from the debilitating, chronic back pain that began before he was even 20 years old. “At 48, my spine probably... more
  • September 2014
    Calendar - 09/15/2014 - Surgical Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer LCTH, Sep 18, 5:30 to 7 p.m.Peter Ilbeigi, DO, UrologyLight dinner, register by Sep 17. Radiation Treatment  for... more
  • August 2014
    The Complexities of the Rotator Cuff - 01/01/2014 - Every year thousands of Americans are stricken with shoulder pain due to an injury involving the rotator cuff. Whether you are an athlete, weekend warrior or even if you... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    The Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine - 01/01/2014 - If you would like the convenience of having one physician who can care for every member of your family, the Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine is just what the doctor... more
  • July 2014
    All In The Family - 03/06/2014 - Family. It’s a theme that suffuses the personal and professional lives of physicians Anne Montgomery, MD, and Glen Stream, MD, who joined Eisenhower Primary Care 365 in... more
  • June 2014
    Calendar - 06/11/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking Now! Series... more
  • May 2014
    Watercolor Painting - 01/01/2014 - Imagine a quiet place — a sturdy table, a comfortable chair, a tablet of thick paper, brushes and a palette of bright colors. You have cleared your schedule, turned your... more
  • April 2014
    Calendar - 04/17/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking Now! Series... more
  • March 2014
    Calendar - 03/14/2014 - Neuromodulation: A New World in Pain Control ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Lecture SeriesTU, Mar 25, 5:30 to 7 p.m.Hazmer Cassim, DO, DABPM, Physical Medicine... more
  • February 2014
    GOLF - 01/01/2014 - Drive the length of the Coachella Valley and you will surely notice an armada of golf courses dotting the landscape. Golfing in the desert has become one of America’s... more
  • January 2014
    Caught in Time - 09/01/2013 - It all started in 2012 when Eisenhower Medical Center’s General Counsel Michael Appelhans, started feeling “off.” “I lift weights at the gym on a regular... more
  • December 2013
    You Can Save Your Life if You Pay Attention - 11/01/2013 - A couple of months after Rebecca Walters, 32, gave birth to her fourth child (“the easiest delivery I ever had”), she began feeling as if something wasn’t right. “I... more
  • November 2013
    Collectors Corner: Value and Choice for Holiday... - 11/06/2013 - Note: See slide show below for an excellent assortment of items on sale! Are you looking for ways that you can stay festive and still give gifts without feeling like... more
  • October 2013
    Calendar - 10/15/2013 - What is Diabetes and How Does It Occur? ACHealthy Night OutW, Oct 23, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.K. Douglas Thrasher, DO, Family MedicineMarielena Cid, RN, CDE, BSN and Yuri... more
  • September 2013
    Calendar - 09/17/2013 - The Treatment of Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer will be held LC7th Annual Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Community SymposiumM, Sep 30,5:30 to 7 p.m.Varun Gupta, MD,... more
  • August 2013
    Save the Date! - 08/14/2013 - Eisenhower Five Star GalaThe Eisenhower Five Star Gala this year will be held on December 7, 2013 at The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. Please... more
  • July 2013
    The Iron Lady - 01/01/2013 - Cherie Gruenfeld competed in her first Ironman triathlon at age 48. Today, at 69, she’s one of the most decorated Master’s triathletes in the world, winning to date, 11... more
  • June 2013
    Take Me Out To The Ball Game! - 06/13/2013 - Just for Palm Springs Residents: Eisenhower Medical Center is sponsoring a night at Power Baseball for Palm Springs residents on Saturday, July 13!  Please... more
  • May 2013
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 03/01/2013 - 1. Browse Your Photo Albums Spend some time flipping through some old photo albums or an electronic tablet and take a trip down memory lane. You may find yourself... more
  • April 2013
    The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2013 - Eyelids are vital structures many of us take for granted, yet we often forget about them when it comes to sun protection. Eyelid cancer accounts for up to 10 percent of... more
  • March 2013
    New Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic - 03/01/2013 - In January, Eisenhower Medical Center opened a new Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic with Board Certified Gastroenterologists Noel Curry, MD and James Conti, MD.... more
  • February 2013
    Health Notes now has a West Valley edition! - 02/15/2013 - Starting this month, Health Notes will provide an edition unique to the greater Palm Springs area. Be sure to scroll down to the pink area below to read about... more
  • January 2013
    Eisenhower's Upcoming Lectures and Special... - 01/16/2013 - It’s difficult to be bored this time of year, isn’t it? Between the Palm Springs International Film Festival, the Humana Challenge, the BNP Paribas Tennis Open and... more
  • December 2012
    DATES - 11/01/2012 - For some reason, dates cannot seem to get the respect they deserve. People either love them or, well…don’t. It’s time to revisit the common notions about the tiny,... more
  • November 2012
    Walgreens to Offer Outpatient Pharmacy Services... - 11/12/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center announced it has brought Walgreens outpatient pharmacy services to the main Eisenhower campus in Rancho Mirage. The outpatient pharmacy,... more
  • October 2012
    Ten Tips for Lowering Your Cholesterol - 10/15/2012 - Many simple dietary changes may help to improve your cholesterol level. Here are 10 basic tips to get you started:Limit high fat meats except fatty fish• Focus on... more
  • September 2012
    How To Support Your Loved Ones - 03/01/2012 - INDIVIDUALS who receive a cancer diagnosis will forever view themselves, and the world in which they live, in a different way. But the core of who they are — their... more
  • August 2012
    5 Things - 08/13/2012 - Notice NatureTake a moment to look at the sky, the clouds, the incredible mountains…even the smallest desert wildflowers in this beautiful Valley. Read Before... more
  • July 2012
    Eisenhower Named Among Nation’s Most Wired... - 07/09/2012 - More than 1,500 hospitals considered for prestigious award Eisenhower Medical Center has been named as one of 154 of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals according to... more
  • June 2012
    World Spirometry Day - 06/01/2012 - To mark World Spirometry Day, Coachella Valley residents are invited to the Eisenhower Multispecialty Clinic (north side of Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center) on... more
  • May 2012
    Eat Your Greens - 05/10/2012 - Greens for breakfast, greens for lunch, greens for dinner, and green smoothies just about any time — at Palm Greens Café in Palm Springs, the marriage of greens and... more
  • April 2012
    Hemp Seed—Super Food - 04/15/2012 - Mention the word hemp and most people will stare blankly, conjure up images of thick rope or wonder if they should turn you in to the police. Although the hemp plant is... more
  • March 2012
    Calendar - 04/15/2012 - Total Ankle Replacement and Advanced Foot/Ankle Reconstruction LQEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Series TH, April 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Friscia, MD, Orthopedic... more
  • February 2012
    Don't Miss These Events: - 02/01/2012 - Bringing Cancer Under Control Earlier in the 21st Century: What It Will Take AC6th Annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture Series and 9th Annual Community Cancer Awareness... more
  • January 2012
    Day of Caring...About Women and Cancer - 01/01/2012 - Patricia Avila, MD, MPH and Sherry Lebed Davis to Speak Eisenhower’s sixth annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci... more
  • December 2011
    One Robot + One Physician = Two Women - 12/01/2011 - “I didn’t want to be cut from stem to stern,” says Heidi Simmons, 48, referring to what motivated her to seek out an alternative to traditional open surgery to remove a... more
  • November 2011
    Luscious Lorraine - 11/01/2011 - For as long as she could remember, Lorraine Ornelas wanted to be a pastry chef. Growing up in the Bay Area, a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in the world,... more
  • October 2011
    Five Star Club Stellar Care for Patients with... - 10/01/2011 - The only non-profit provider of adult day care to Coachella Valley seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and other organic brain diseases, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Five... more