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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • September 2014
    Eisenhower Physician Pens New Book - 09/02/2014 - What does four decades as a family doctor look like? In his new book, 40 Years in Family Medicine, Dr. Joseph Scherger, Vice President, Primary Care and Academic... 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
    Calendar - 07/10/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Cancer Myths and Realities:... more
  • July 2014
    Eisenhower Among Nation’s "Most Wired" Hospitals... - 07/09/2014 - For the third year in a row, Eisenhower Medical Center remains the only Coachella Valley hospital to be named to Hospitals & Health Networks magazine’s prestigious... 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
    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
    Doctor returns to Coachella Valley from tour of... - 02/07/2014 - RANCHO MIRAGE, February 3, 2014 — After a four-month tour of duty in Afghanistan where he was responsible for the health and well-being of 2,000 people from 40 different... more
  • March 2014
    Strength Training - 09/01/2013 - What if someone told you about a pill you could take to make you feel better, laugh more and enjoy life with renewed vigor? And what if that pill could lessen the... 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
    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
    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
    Join Eisenhower Medical Center and Walk for a... - 10/15/2013 - As cooler climates grace the Coachella Valley, the schedule of walking events benefitting local charities and communities is heating up. Participants can gain all the... 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
    DOCTOR, DOCTOR - 11/01/2012 - Health care experts agree that patients should have an ongoing relationship with a primary care physician, usually an internist or family medicine doctor who can help... 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
    Vote for Eisenhower! - 06/10/2013 - In addition to the outstanding quality care provided by Eisenhower, we desire to provide the community with a beautiful calming experience when visiting our facilities. ... more
  • May 2013
    Calendar - 05/13/2013 - Cancer and Your Legal Rights LCLunch and Learn With the ExpertsW, Jun 5, noon to 1:30 p.m.Anya Prince, Attorney-at-Law, Cancer Legal Resource Center760-834-3798; light... more
  • April 2013
    Calendar - 04/15/2013 - Peripheral Neuropathy ACHealthy Night OutW, Apr 24, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Mark Bouffard IV, MD, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine760-568-1234. $8 for... 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
    Breathing Deeply - 01/01/2013 - SPECIAL NOTE:  Eisenhower Medical Center recently opened the Eisenhower Pulmonary Specialty Clinic on the main campus in the Wright Building, Suite 201. For more... 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
    Eisenhower Five Star Gala - 10/19/2012 - The Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary presents the Eisenhower Five Star Gala Saturday, December 8, at six o'clock in the evening at Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa... more
  • September 2012
    Colorful Foods - 09/13/2012 - Consuming a variety of colorful fruit and vegetables provides the body with a powerhouse of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that may help protect against... more
  • August 2012
    Desert Cardiology Center Formally Aligns with... - 08/13/2012 - As of August 1, Eisenhower Medical Center and Desert Cardiology Center announced their newly licensed relationship as Eisenhower Desert Cardiology Center, formally... 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
    Treating Osteoporosis and Urinary Incontinence in... - 06/15/2012 - Osteoporosis and urinary incontinence are two conditions that affect both men and women but are largely associated with the female population. Recent figures estimate... 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
    Passionate about Infection Protection - 04/15/2012 - In keeping with Eisenhower Medical Center's five-star commitment for our patients, families and friends, we provide a culture of safety by ensuring clinical excellence... 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
    Comprehensive, Compassionate Care - 02/10/2012 - What’s in a name? When it comes to the Center for Geropsychiatry at Eisenhower Medical Center, this clinical moniker doesn’t do justice to the compassionate and... more
  • January 2012
    Minimal Surgery, Maximum Gain - 01/01/2012 - His own words exemplify the focus, determination and discipline that football great Tom Flores brought to his professional career. The first Hispanic quarterback in... more
  • December 2011
    Sports Medicine - 12/01/2011 - Historically, Sports Medicine has been synonymous with sideline orthopedic surgeons rushing to the aid of a football player, tennis star or golf great. But in recent... more
  • November 2011
    The Eisenhower Wellness Institute - 11/01/2011 - Just over a year ago, Annamaria Douglas began to notice feelings of lightheadedness. “I’d bend over to blow-dry my hair and feel spacey,” she recalls. At the time,... more
  • October 2011
    Rancho Mirage Medical Center OPEN HOUSE - 10/01/2011 - The Eisenhower Medical Center suite of offices at the Rancho Mirage Medical Center is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, November 9 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Come join us... more