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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • February 2015
    The Renker Wellness Center - 02/18/2015 - You would be hard-pressed to find a safer, more encouraging and more empowering place to maintain your fitness than Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center.... more
  • January 2015
    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
  • December 2014
    Health Care in the Family (Medicine) Way - 11/01/2014 - Eighteen months ago, Cynthia Rodriguez and her husband, Aldo Hernandez, were thrilled to welcome their son Aldo, Jr. into their lives. Like most new parents, they wanted... more
  • November 2014
    FIVE Things You Can Do Right Now As Part of Your... - 10/23/2014 - 1. Enjoy a Dairy-Free Smoothie Try delicious almond or coconut milk (unsweetened) in your next fruit smoothie.2. Visit a Favorite FriendArrive with fresh flowers... more
  • October 2014
    Calendar - 10/14/2014 - Spirometry (Lung Capacity) Screening Day — Free, by Appointment OnlyW, Oct 22, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. ACCristina Landa, BS, RCP, RRT, AE-C, Respiratory Care Discharge... more
  • September 2014
    When Breast Cancer Returns - 03/06/2014 - “I’m 61, I have metastatic breast cancer, and I’m the happiest I’ve ever been in my life.”You don’t expect to hear those words from someone in Diana Mehrens’ situation.... more
  • August 2014
    Calendar - 08/12/2014 - 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
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    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
  • July 2014
    Native Foods - 03/05/2014 - Looking for a place to veg out? Native Foods in Palm Springs has fresh, delicious, plant-based dishes to please every palate — even meat lovers. “One thing that... more
  • June 2014
    Review Your Health Record Online - 06/11/2014 - Did you know that if you have used services at Eisenhower Medical Center, you can see your personal health record online at My.EMC.org? You can find your lab results,... more
  • May 2014
    Fit to a T - 01/01/2014 - “My body’s been through a lot,” says Gregg Sawaya. At age 52, he’s undergone two hip replacements and a partial shoulder replacement, the legacy of his early career as a... more
  • April 2014
    A Happy Camper - 03/03/2014 - “I’ve known too many people diagnosed with lung cancer when it’s too late,” says Palm Springs resident Sanford (Sandy) Norian. “I’m a very fortunate camper, thanks to... more
  • March 2014
    Thinking Outside the Cereal Box - 09/01/2013 - Let’s face it. Most of us grew up pouring “the most important meal of the day” from a cardboard box, excluding, perhaps, hearty-breakfast types like farmers and... 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
    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
    Eisenhower Named Most Wired Two Years in a Row - 11/01/2013 - For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health care facilities, according to the results of... more
  • November 2013
    GERD News! - 11/01/2013 - “I’d had indigestion for years,” says La Quinta resident Ginger Engle. “It probably started when I was in my thirties, and foods like coffee, chocolate and spicy foods... more
  • October 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
  • September 2013
    September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - 09/17/2013 - National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month focuses on raising awareness about a disease that is both common and highly treatable. Throughout the month of September,... more
  • August 2013
    calendar - 08/14/2013 - Creating the Calm Within LCW, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.Kathleen Lubanski, RN, NPWeekly class teaches relaxation techniques for cancer patients and survivors, and their loved... more
  • July 2013
    Calendar - 07/12/2013 - Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information and cost. Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Education — FreeThird M of month, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.... more
  • June 2013
    Calendar - 06/12/2013 - $ Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information. Food Frauds That Cause Havoc with Your Diet ACM, Jun 17, 1 to 2 p.m.Eisenhower Registered... more
  • May 2013
    Eisenhower Women’s Health - 03/01/2013 - After more than 20 years being on call “24/7” as an obstetrician/ gynecologist in some of Los Angeles’ busiest and most prestigious hospitals, Toni Long, MD felt it was... 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
    Expansion Continues at Eisenhower! - 03/15/2013 - One thing in life is certain...change!  This is true at Eisenhower Medical Center these days. In continuing to serve the changing health care needs of our... more
  • February 2013
    Calendar - 02/12/2013 - Eisenhower DOC Spine Center: Spinal Care in the 21st Century ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic SeriesTU, Feb 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Tahernia, MD and Reginald Fayssoux, MD,... more
  • January 2013
    Everyday Fitness Regimen - 01/01/2013 - Before we had gyms, Zumba®, spin classes and pedestrian boot camp, we had chores — unadorned, everyday basic chores. We trimmed trees and pushed lawnmowers, scrubbed... more
  • December 2012
    Happy Holidays from Eisenhower Medical Center! - 12/11/2012 - We wish you a healthy holiday season!  As the weather (finally!) gets cooler and we enter the winter months, flu season is upon us! The Center for Disease Control... more
  • November 2012
    Calendar - 11/15/2012 - Great Living Starts Here Series TC TH, 1 to 2 p.m.Dec 6: Savvy Grocery Shopping Tips: Butter or Margarine? Dec 13:  Light Holiday Eating  Barbra Sassower,... more
  • October 2012
    Eisenhower Launches Patient Greeting Card Program - 10/05/2012 - Sending words of encouragement to a loved one in the hospital is now just a click away! Spearheaded by Eisenhower Medical Center’s Foundation department, the Send a... more
  • September 2012
    September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - 09/13/2012 - Eisenhower Hosting Sixth Annual Arnold Palmer Prostate Cancer Symposium National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month focuses on raising awareness about a disease that is... 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
    How To Support Your Loved Ones - 05/10/2012 - 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
  • 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
    You Won't Want to Miss... - 03/01/2012 - 17th Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for DiabetesFor 17 years, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® has educated thousands interested in learning more about a disease 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
    Mark Your Calendar for the Ninth Annual Community... - 01/01/2012 - Don't miss the Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference on Saturday, February 4, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower... more
  • December 2011
    A New Standard of Care - 12/01/2011 - Eisenhower Medical Center’s new onsite, 10,000-square-foot gastrointestinal (GI) laboratory focuses on safety, quality, high standards of care, privacy and convenience,... 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