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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Fall 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
  • Spring 2014
    Cancer and the Art of Personalized Care - 03/03/2014 - I have long been proud of the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center for the many services it offers to our local community, including screening, diagnosis and treatment... more
  • Winter 2014
    How to Live a Long, Sweet Life - 01/01/2014 - Zorba Paster, MD, Professor of Fam ily Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and host of the popular National Public Radio show On Your Health, will... more
  • Fall 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
  • Spring 2013
    Relief From A Lifetime Of Suffering - 03/01/2013 - Engineer and private pilot Neil Whelchel was just nine years old when he first experienced the rapid palpitations. “I would change my position or hold my breath and it... more
  • Winter 2013
    What’s In A Label? - 01/01/2013 - Have you ever considered the notion that the fewer the ingredients, the less likely you are to ingest a long list of additives? Although it may seem daunting to wend... more
  • Fall 2012
    ETHIOPIA - 11/01/2012 - Family physicians Maureen Strohm, MD and Noemi “Mimi” Doohan, MD recently returned from volunteer medical mission trips to southern Ethiopia. Unlike missions that only... more
  • Spring 2012
    A Stroke Of Luck - 03/01/2012 - As 80-year-old Roy Jarvis returned to his Palm Desert home one evening in August 2011 and put his key into the front-door lock, the small bag of groceries in his left... more
  • Winter 2012
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 01/01/2012 - 1. Read the Comics Laughter truly is the best medicine. Read the comics in your favorite newspaper or online, and you’ll start your day with a smile! 2. Invite a Friend... 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
    Enrique Jacome, MD - 03/01/2011 - Eisenhower Medical Center Gynecologist Enrique Jacome, MD recently presented “Comparative Analysis of Vaginal Versus Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy for Benign... more
  • Winter 2011
    Roy Young, MD - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Roy Young, MD was published in the April 21 issue of JAMA®, The Journal of the American Medical Association. The... more
  • Fall 2010
    Eisenhower Acquires the Penumbra Stroke System - 09/01/2010 - Eisenhower recently added the Penumbra Stroke System® to its arsenal of tools for treating acute ischemic stroke. Ischemia refers to the lack of blood flow, and an... more
  • Winter 2010
    Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational Golf... - 12/01/2009 - The 22nd annual Frank Sinatra Starkey Hearing Foundation Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament will take place February 18 to 20, 2010, at the Fantasy Springs Resort... more
  • Summer 2010
    Radhika G. Andavolu, PhD, MB (ASCP), MBA - 06/01/2010 - The results of a study on gene expression (the process by which genetic information manifests in cells) in prostate cancer were revealed by Radhika G.Andavolu, PhD,... more
  • Spring 2010
    Bodyweight Exercising - 03/01/2010 - If you want to incorporate strength training into your workout, but aren’t much for the fancy machines that come along with the process, you are in luck. You have... more
  • Summer 2009
    Improving Heart Attack Care - 10/01/2009 - According to the American Heart Association, more than one million Americans suffer heart attacks every year. Two-thirds of those are first time heart attacks, with the... more
  • Fall 2009
    Holiday Voices - 09/01/2009 - The Governing Board of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary will hold its annual Holiday Voices black tie fundraising event on Friday, December 4, 2009, at the Rancho... 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
    Day of Caring - 04/01/2009 - On Friday, February 13, 2009, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center will host Day of Caring…about Women and Cancer. This annual event provides... more
  • Spring 2009
    2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2009 - The Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower has announced the remaining speakers for its Winter 2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open... more
  • Spring 2008
    Barker Foundation Pledges $1 Million - 03/01/2008 - The Coeta and Donald Barker Foundation has pledged $1 million to Eisenhower Medical Center’s Nurses Continuing Education Program. Eisenhower’s registered nurses often... 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
    Pharmacy Robot Advances Safety - 09/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center is the first in the Coachella Valley to implement a robotic drug dispensing system, reducing the risk of medication errors for hospital... more
  • Winter 2007
    Farzana Qureshi, MD - All In The Family - 01/01/2008 - Farzana Qureshi’s daughter Rida is 12. She wants to be a doctor, just like her mom. However, Dr. Qureshi, Board Certified in Infectious Disease, says Rida does not want... more
  • Fall 2007
    Foundations and Innovations - 09/01/2007 - In the Fall 2007 Healthy Living, firefighter Jerry Salmeron shares the dramatic story of how his life changed when he made a split second decision to jump from a ladder... more
  • Summer 2007
    John & Anne Marion: On Eisenhower, Art and the... - 06/01/2007 - As a rancher, businesswoman and philanthropist, Anne Marion cherishes her West Texas roots, as both she and husband, John are committed to the western lifestyle ... more
  • Spring 2007
    Your Guide to Good Health - 03/01/2007 - Who hasn’t dreamed of gliding across the dance floor with the grace of Fred and Ginger or the athletic energy of Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke, stars of the hit... more
  • Winter 2006
    Raising the Flag In Memory Of 9-11 - 11/01/2006 - On Monday, September 11, 2006, a large crowd gathered near the entrance to Eisenhower Medical Center to pay tribute to those who lost their lives on September 11,... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Del Mar - A Feast for the Senses - 07/01/2006 - There really is nothing like standing at the water’s edge, digging your toes into the sand and staring into an abyss of endless blue sky, salty waves and sun. A day at... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    New Options for Diabetes - 05/01/2006 - This summer, a new concept for the treatment of diabetes will be released consisting of synthetic hormones to treat Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes — “helper hormones” known... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Keeping You Fit and Functional - 03/01/2006 - Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy restore your ability to function after injury, and/or prevent injury. They utilize a team approach in collaboration with your... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Myths About Heart Attacks - 03/01/2005 - This year, an estimated 1.2 million Americans will have a heart attack, and nearly half a million of these people will die — that’s more than the number of annual deaths... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Joint Replacement? - 01/01/2006 - If behavior modification and medical therapy fail to improve arthritic symptoms, joint replacement should be considered. Every year, thousands of arthritis sufferers... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Holiday Voices 2005 - 11/01/2005 - The public is invited to come and enjoy an exciting evening at the Annual Holiday Voices black tie dinner dance on Saturday, December 3, at the Renaissance Esmeralda... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Apples and Art in Oak Glen - 09/01/2005 - The foothill area of the inland empire of San Bernardino is close to the desert, yet a “history” away in agrarian offerings.Take a leisurely day trip and discover its... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    HICAP – Navigating the Insurance Maze - 07/01/2005 - If you’ve been curious about HICAP, the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program, wonder no more. Much more than just another acronym to remember, this... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Excellence in Care: Cancer Trials Offer Promising... - 05/01/2005 - One of the ways that the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is delivering on its promise to set the standard for excellence in cancer care is by ensuring... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Breast Cancer Survivor - 03/01/2005 - When Lynn Peden and her husband Ernie finally moved to the desert full time in the fall of 1997, it was a draam realized. The two had their first date in Palm springs... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Parkinson’s Disease and Vision - 01/01/2005 - The typical symptoms of Parkinson’s disease are well known — tremor, stiffness, slowness of movement, and sometimes, a sense of imbalance while walking. Unfortunately,... 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
    Major Medical Breakthrough May Cure Type 1... - 03/01/2004 - It is, without a doubt, one of the most exciting discoveries ever made in the search for a cure for Type 1 diabetes. The discovery? Transplanted cells from... 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