News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Spring 2015
    Interventional Radiology Lab Suites - 03/06/2015 - Eisenhower Medical Center was the recent recipient of a generous $1 million dollar grant from the John Stauffer Charitable Trust, designated for the replacement of one... more
  • Winter 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
  • Fall 2014
    Canadians Welcome! - 01/14/2015 - Health care in the United States can be confusing, especially to international visitors who might experience the need for care while they are here. From urgent care to... more
  • Spring 2014
    The Sweet Tooth Dilemma - 03/05/2014 - Have you ever searched your kitchen for something sweet to eat, knowing that you recently tossed out the blatantly sugar-laden treats in your pantry? Feeling desperate,... more
  • Winter 2014
    Sunnylands - 01/01/2014 - For decades, desert dwellers have wondered what lies beyond the pink walls of Sunnylands, the private estate of Walter and Leonore Annenberg. The sprawling, 200-acre... more
  • Fall 2013
    Anterior Cervical Discectomy Fusion - 07/08/2014 - It was a little more than two years ago that John Fletcher, a transportation security administration (TSA) screener at the Palm Springs International Airport noticed... more
  • Spring 2013
    Physician Roundtable - Neuroscience - 03/01/2013 - The anatomy of the cervical spine generally permits a good range of flexibility and motion under normal circumstances. Unfortunately, it is also vulnerable to unforeseen... more
  • Winter 2013
    Nature’s Health Food & Cafe - 01/01/2013 - Hungry for Mexican food? Asian? Italian? Vegan? Vegetarian? Gluten free? And would you like all of it prepared with certified organic grains and vegetables? Look no... more
  • Fall 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
  • Spring 2012
    On The Other Side Of Pain - 03/01/2012 - At 28 years old, Jennifer Fettig should have been enjoying an active life working as a nurse and living in the beautiful seaside city of San Diego. Instead, she was... more
  • Winter 2012
    Food to Love - 01/01/2012 - Acqua Pazza may be a difficult name to pronounce or even to remember, but the food they serve is hard to forget. Acqua Pazza has built as fine a reputation for great... more
  • Fall 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
  • Spring 2011
    5 Things - 03/01/2011 - 1. Have a Tea Party  Invite friends or kids from the local neighborhood.  Let them help you prepare the tea cakes, scones, little sandwiches and of course, the... more
  • Winter 2011
    At Eisenhower, We’ve Got Your Back - 12/01/2010 - 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
  • Fall 2010
    5 Things - 09/01/2010 - 1.  Eliminate FearTake baby steps. Open up and talk to someone you trust. Get help. Change your attitude. Then...face your fear! 2.  Find a Great... more
  • Winter 2010
    Arabian Adventure - 12/01/2009 - The W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center is a little known California treasure, and with the other amenities available on the California State Polytechnic University,... more
  • Summer 2010
    5 Things - 06/01/2010 - 1. Home Safe HomeJune is Home Safty Month. Review tips to prevent falls,accidental poisonings, fires and burns,choking and other potential hazzards 2. Take a BathBaths... more
  • Spring 2010
    Cancer Screening - 03/01/2010 - Procedures for cancer screening, and guidelines on when screenings are most appropriate and effective, have been the source of extensive debate in the scientific... more
  • Summer 2009
    Loel Lowary - 07/01/2009 - For Loel, the projects are not work—they are the things he loves to do. In the past year, he has completely remodeled the kitchen of his Minnesota home, built furniture... more
  • Fall 2009
    Low Infection Rates at Eisenhower - 09/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been rated among the top five percent of hospitals in the nation for patient safety by HealthGrades®, a leading independent organization... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Eisenhower Designated Primary Stroke Center - 07/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been designated a Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. Eisenhower is the first hospital in Riverside and San Bernardino... more
  • Winter 2009
    Betty Ford Center Winter 2009 Speaker Series - 04/01/2009 - T he Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower hosts the popular Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open to the public, are held on Saturday... more
  • Spring 2009
    Eisenhower Unveils New Tennity Emergency... - 03/01/2009 - At a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, January 22, 2009, Eisenhower Medical Center unveiled its newly expanded Tennity Emergency Department. Named for Eisenhower... more
  • Spring 2008
    A Day of Hope - 03/01/2008 - The Eisenhower Medical Center Desert Diabetes Club will hold the 13th annual A Day of Hope for Diabetes® at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower on... more
  • Summer 2008
    Events this Month Jun-Aug 2008 - 11/04/2008 - Neal Hermanowicz, MD, Medical Director of Eisenhower’s Phillip and Carol Traub Parkinson’s Center, with guests at the Steppin’ Out for Parkinson’s fundraiser held April... more
  • Fall 2008
    EISENHOWER OFFERS CLINICAL TRIAL TO CURE ATRIAL... - 09/01/2008 - According to the American Heart Association, more than two million Americans suffer from atrial fibrillation, a cardiovascular disorder that causes an irregular heart... more
  • Winter 2007
    Heart Failure: 21st Century Epidemic - 01/01/2008 - Heart failure is one of three cardiovascular epidemics of the 21st century — the others being atrial fibrillation and diabetes mellitus with its attendant ... more
  • Fall 2007
    Pinpointing the Pain: Achilles Tendonitis and... - 09/01/2007 - While the modern reference to an Achilles’ heel suggests a weakness of character leading to one’s downfall, the mythological tale of Achilles reverberates with anyone... more
  • Summer 2007
    Exercise for Life: Exercise on the Road - 06/01/2007 - If you’re looking forward to your next vacation but dreading the upheaval of the exercise routine you’ve worked so hard to establish, take heart. There are... more
  • Spring 2007
    Awareness. Prevention. Wellness. - 03/01/2007 - Eisenhower Welcomes International Expert on Complementary Medicine Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center welcomes Mark A.Moyad, MD, MPH as the keynote speaker at the... more
  • Winter 2006
    Imaging and Breast Cancer Detection - 11/01/2006 - Breast cancer is the most common non-skin malignancy among women in the United States, second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer-related death. In 2006,... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Eisenhower Joint Replacement Center - 07/01/2006 - Little did our predecessors know that in the year 2006, getting a joint replacement — a procedure once considered quite complicated and dramatic — would be almost as... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Developer Peter Solomon Donates Two Million... - 05/01/2006 - On Friday, March 17, Peter Solomon, President and Owner of Regency Homes, announced his two million dollar donation to Eisenhower Medical Center. The largest business... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Third Annual Community Heart Conference - 03/01/2006 - It was a day of education — the THIRD ANNUAL COMMUNITY HEART CONFERENCE, Saturday, February 4, at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower. A joint effort... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    President’s Message Mar-Apr 2005 - 03/01/2005 - What a surprise to a fit, active, 49-year-old man when he suffers a heart attack. David Chook, the subject of our fascinating cover story, is a health care professional... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Expert Cardiac Care - 01/01/2006 - Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center was recently recognized as one of 28 California hospitals to provide expert cardiac care to its patients. As part of Blue Shield of... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Glucosamine and Chondroitin - 11/01/2005 - Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis, affecting more than 21 million people in the United States. This degenerative condition, characterized by joint... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Gout – Not just an illness for the wealthy - 09/01/2005 - Gout was long considered the illness of the “wealthy,” since attacks of the disease were thought to occur after overindulging in rich food and drink. It is true that a... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Tackling the Nursing Shortage Veterans Affairs... - 07/01/2005 - In May, Thomas Johnson, Secretary, California Department of Veterans Affairs, briefed a group of area health and education leaders at Eisenhower Medical Center... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Home with a Heart to Benefit Barbara Sinatra... - 05/01/2005 - In the spirit of barn raisings of yesteryear, a group of subcontractors organized by Family Development Group will build a home from foundation to completion in four... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Contributors Sep - Oct 2004 - 09/10/2004 - Roxanne Jones is a Palm Desert-based freelance writer with extensive experience writing about medical and health-related topics. She began her medical writing career as... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Sudden Cardiac Death - 01/01/2005 - Each year, about 340,000 people die of coronary artery disease without being hospitalized or admitted to an emergency department. Most of these are sudden deaths caused... more
  • Jul-Aug 2004
    The Bionic Golfer - 07/01/2004 - Four knee injuries from football and skiing didn’t keep sixtytwo- year-old J.R. (James Richard) Delich off the golf course. Yet, a year ago this scratch player and... more
  • Mar-Apr 2004
    Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Most Common Form of... - 03/01/2004 - Soon after forty-eight-year-old Sally Morgan (not her real name) was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), she wrote to a Web site for RA sufferers in order to learn... more
  • Jan-Feb 2004
    Osteoarthritis: The Most Common Form of Arthritis - 01/01/2004 - You hear a lot about arthritis on television, in newspaper flyers, and in health care magazine ads. But did you know that there are more than 100 different... more