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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • December 2014
    Calendar - 12/16/2014 - Update on Lymphoma from the 2014 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting LCInteractive TeleconferenceW, Dec 17, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.760-834-3798 Annual Update from... 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
    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
    Brain Storm - 01/01/2014 - Andy Alvillar, 43, knew he had a brain tumor for more than a decade. “I was in my early thirties, living in Los Angeles and just wasn’t feeling right,” he recalls.... 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
    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
    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
  • February 2014
    Calendar - 02/18/2014 - Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: Aromatherapy LCLunch and LearnW, Feb 26, noon to 1 p.m.Rosemary Flaherty, RN, BSN, Breast Nurse SpecialistOngoing fourth W monthly... more
  • January 2014
    Figue - Savoring Mediterranean— A Unique Dining... - 11/01/2013 - New Mediterranean eatery Figue (rhymes with league), located in La Quinta, is the vision of a passionate owner and an equally enthralled chef who was completely taken by... 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
    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
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 10/15/2013 - New Technology Elevates Breast Cancer Detection at EisenhowerOne of Only Four Hospitals in California to Offer Advanced Diagnostic ToolFor women facing even the... more
  • September 2013
    Calendar - 09/17/2013 - The Atrial Fibrillation EpidemicGo Red for Women REDucate SeriesTU, Oct 1, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.Andrew Rubin, MD, Cardiology*American Heart Association’s Tasty Topics... more
  • August 2013
    Michael’s Pizzeria - 03/01/2013 - Italy has arrived in Rancho Mirage, fresh from the belly of an 850 degree oven — picture a hand-thrown, bubbled crust pizza dressed in tomato, mozzarella, basil and... more
  • July 2013
    Spine Surgery Success - 01/01/2013 - Kristen Martinez and her husband have a blended family that includes five active children ages 11 and younger. The successful local business owner has played sports her... 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
    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
    Changing Lives - 03/01/2013 - Don’t wait — exercise your right to great health at the Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center, which features dynamic cardiac and pulmonary wellness programs. Offering... more
  • March 2013
    Back On His Feet - 03/01/2013 - The pain in his back and leg had gotten so severe that 74-year-old Jay Kepner could barely walk. “Even with a walker, I couldn’t go any distance,” recalls the Bermuda... more
  • February 2013
    Calendar - 02/14/2013 - Eisenhower DOC Spine Center: Spinal Care in the 21st Century ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center SeriesTU, Feb 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Tahernia, MD, and Reginald... more
  • January 2013
    Calendar - 01/16/2013 -  Feeling Cranky? This and Other Signs of Sleep Apnea PLPalm Springs Public Library SeriesTU, Jan 22, 6 to 7:30 p.m.Hassan Bencheqroun, MD, Internal... more
  • December 2012
    First Medical Students Undertake Cardiology... - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center recently welcomed the first three medical students (two from the Keck School of Medicine of USC and a third from Ross University School of... 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
    Eisenhower’s Center for Family Medicine - 10/15/2012 - One of the most important objectives in health care today is the training and recruitment of primary care physicians — family medicine and internal medicine — to meet... more
  • September 2012
    Need Your Blood Pressure Checked? - 09/13/2012 - The Eisenhower  Healthy Living Resource Center, located on the main campus in Rancho Mirage in the Kiewit Building, Suite 103, provides complimentary blood... 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
    Cardiovascular Disease - 07/09/2012 - Statistics recently published by the Centers for Disease Control showed a slight decrease from 6.7 to 6 percent in the prevalence of coronary artery disease from 2006 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
    Eisenhower's Same Day Surgery Center - 04/15/2012 - Remember the days when surgery usually meant a lengthy hospital stay and an even longer recovery? Thankfully, times — and technology — have changed. As a result, it 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
    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
    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
    Give the Gift of Health - 12/01/2011 - Looking for a unique gift for a loved one?  “Give the Gift of Health” gift cards are now available ($150 minimum) through the Eisenhower Wellness Institute. To to... 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
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 10/01/2011 - Eliminate FearTake baby steps. Open up and talk to someone you trust. Get help. Change your attitude. Then...face your fear! Find a Great PumpkinPumpkin is rich in... more