News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • April 2015
    Calendar - 04/13/2015 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798 Blood Pressure Screening KBFree, by Appointment Only TU, Apr 21, 10 a.m. to noon760-423-4855 Roadmap to Medicare ACTH, Apr... more
  • March 2015
    Five Things - 02/27/2015 - 1. Wear Bold, New ColorsExpress your inner designer and wear new colors 2. Take a NapRefresh yourself with an afternoon siesta 3. Eat More WalnutsWalnuts are rich in... more
  • February 2015
    Is Joint Pain Affecting Your Life? - 12/11/2014 - Hip and knee pain are common complaints, especially as we age. Genetics and your medical history play a role in determining whether or not you’ll suffer from joint... more
  • January 2015
    Calendar - 01/15/2015 - Eating for Diabetes: Myth versus Truth ACDesert Diabetes ClubW, Jan 21, 2 to 3 p.m.Andrea Knatz, RD, CDE, Diabetes Program Dietitian760-773-1578 Acupuncture and... more
  • December 2014
    Nursing MAGNET Recognition Program - 12/11/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center is very proud of its nursing services and we strive to provide the best care possible to our patients. We have applied to the American... more
  • November 2014
    The Doctor and The Dame - 10/23/2014 - If you look up engaged patient in the dictionary, you’re likely to see a picture of 84-year-old Dorothy Nocita — self-proclaimed Dame Dorothy. As someone who takes... more
  • October 2014
    November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month - 10/13/2014 - Join us for two  special events: Honoring our Veterans during Lung Cancer Awareness MonthEisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center, in partnership with the Lung Cancer... 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
    Passionate about Breakthroughs in Treating... - 01/01/2014 - With a true fascination for the intricacies of the human body and the heart of a scientist, Elke Jost-Vu, MD, is perfectly suited to treat the patients she sees most... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    Register with Eisenhower - 08/06/2014 - If you are visiting for the first time, please take a few minutes to register to stay in touch with the Family Medicine Residency program at Eisenhower Medical Center. ... 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
    Back To The Future - 01/01/2014 - In 1994, then-23-year-old Gloria Sotomayor injured her back at work. “I used to work serving banquets at a hotel, lifting those big trays,” she relates. “I had a... 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
    Eisenhower Medical Center - A National Leader in... - 03/06/2014 - In July 2013, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a recommendation that individuals at high risk for lung cancer undergo annual screening... more
  • February 2014
    Upcoming Special Events - 02/18/2014 - Open House at the Barbara Sinatra Center for Abused Children will be on Sunday, February 23 from 11:30 am to 1 pm. Free; no reservations required; open... more
  • January 2014
    Calendar - 01/13/2014 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798; call for information.Osteoporosis ACM, Feb 3, 11 a.m. to noonRichard Fausel, DO, Certified Clinical Densitometrist; Danielle... more
  • December 2013
    Calendar - 12/13/2013 - Osteoporosis ACM, Jan 6, 11 a.m. to noonRichard Fausel, DO, Certified Clinical Densitometrist; Danielle Meglio, COTA-C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy760-568-1234 Pessary... more
  • November 2013
    Eisenhower Auxiliary’s Five Star Gala - 11/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary’s annual fund-raising dinner dance is scheduled for Saturday, December 7 at 6 p.m. at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa... more
  • October 2013
    Eisenhower’s Fall Line-Up Proves to be Action... - 10/17/2013 - With the summer months waning and cool mornings becoming part of our daily routine, Eisenhower is preparing for an active fall season.  Please note the many... more
  • September 2013
    The Memory Assessment Center - 03/01/2013 - Since 2007, residents of the Coachella Valley who are struggling with memory changes — and the people who love them —have been offered close-to-home access to the Memory... more
  • August 2013
    It’s Berry Good For You! - 01/01/2013 - One of the best weapons in fighting cancer could be your fork.“Whether you want to prevent cancer or are currently fighting it, it’s important to provide your body with... more
  • July 2013
    Eisenhower Named 2013 Most Wired Two Years in a... - 07/12/2013 - For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health care facilities, according to the results of... more
  • June 2013
    Calendar - 06/12/2013 - $ Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information. Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Education — FreeThird M of month, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. PS760-773-1403;... more
  • May 2013
    Eisenhower Embraces the Summer Months - 05/13/2013 - As the temperature increases and the valley’s population decreases, we know that the summer months are before us.  At Eisenhower, summer is not a time of... more
  • April 2013
    Calendar - 04/17/2013 - East Valley Calendar: Could My Sleep Habits Affect My Libido? LQWoman to Woman SeriesW, Apr 24, 3 to 4 p.m.Sunny Vendiola, MD, Family Medicine*760-610-7205  ... more
  • March 2013
    Portion Control - 03/01/2013 - The issues surrounding weight gain can be complex, but there are strategies for losing weight slowly and sensibly, with a long-term goal of ongoing weight management and... more
  • February 2013
    Health Notes now has an East Valley edition! - 02/15/2013 - Starting this month, Health Notes will provide an edition unique to the East Valley. Be sure to scroll down to the pink area below to read about Eisenhower... more
  • January 2013
    Three Special Events at Eisenhower Medical Center! - 01/16/2013 - 7th Annual Leonore Annenberg LectureMonday, January 28 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Annenberg Center for Health Sciences in Rancho Mirage on the Eisenhower Medical Center... more
  • December 2012
    5 Things - 11/01/2012 - you can do right now as part of your wellness routine:1. Listen to MozartPlay a favorite or new Mozart selection, close your eyes and really listen. It may change the... more
  • November 2012
    Canada Fest 2012 - 11/19/2012 - Canada Fest 2012 will be held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on December 8 to 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. In celebration of our Canadian friends, Eisenhower... more
  • October 2012
    Calendar - 10/15/2012 - Medicare, Part D — Prescription Drug Plans ACM, Oct 22, 2 to 3 p.m.Barbara Smith, LVN, and Susan Heggie, Manager, Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource... 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
    Calendar - 08/01/2012 - Bariatric Surgery Information ACW, Aug 22, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD, General Surgery760-778-5220  Lowdown on Hormone Replacement Therapy... more
  • July 2012
    Premier Treatment and Full Spectrum Of Hip... - 07/09/2012 - For anyone struggling with chronic hip pain, the prospect of successful treatment is welcome news. Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center (EDOC) offers myriad options for... more
  • June 2012
    Tea - Steeped in Health Benefits - 06/12/2012 - Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. With more than 3,000 variations, it can be daunting for novice drinkers to know where to start. However, with the... more
  • May 2012
    Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program - 05/01/2012 - Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program is a world-class approach to preventive medicine that provides a comprehensive four-hour health evaluation. A range of... more
  • April 2012
    Eisenhower's Healthy Living Resource Center... - 04/15/2012 - The Eisenhower HealthY Living Resource Center, located in Rancho Mirage on the hospital campus in the Kiewit Building, offers a variety of complimentary screenings and... more
  • March 2012
    A Stroke Of Luck - 03/01/2012 - ER Visit for Stroke Serendipitously Reveals CancerAs 80-year-old Roy Jarvis returned to his Palm Desert home one evening in August 2011 and put his key into the... more
  • February 2012
    Infusion Center Expansion - 02/10/2012 - The Leo and Gloria Rosen Infusion Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center has a new addition — an 18-chair unit designated specifically for intravenous antibiotic... more
  • January 2012
    calendar - 01/01/2012 - Getting to Know Your Gynecologist LQWoman to Woman SeriesTU, Jan 17, 3 to 4 p.m.Andrea Randall, MD, Gynecology/Obstetrics760-610-7205  Food Matters: Nutritious... 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
    Upcoming Events - 10/01/2011 - Role of the Hospitalist ACHealthy Night OutW, Oct 19, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Patricia Avila, MD, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute Mehrdad Abbasi, MD, Internal... more