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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Spring 2014
    The Keys to Success - 03/07/2014 - Donna Miller, 76, doesn’t really know how she injured her rotator cuff, a group of four tendons that attach the humerus (upper arm bone) to the shoulder blade and help... more
  • Winter 2014
    Eisenhower Medical Center Reaccredited as Chest... - 01/01/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center has again received full accreditation as a chest pain center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). Originally accredited in... more
  • Fall 2013
    5 THINGS - 11/01/2013 - 1 . Get a Massage - Treat your body to a relaxing or therapeutic massage. Invite your spouse or a friend to join you at the spa. 2 . Read a New Author - Peruse The... more
  • Spring 2013
    President’s Message - 03/01/2013 -  In this issue of Healthy Living, we focus on the Neuroscience Center of Excellence, exploring conditions of the spine, neck and brain in depth. Aches and pains are... more
  • Winter 2013
    Getting To The Heart of the Matter - 01/01/2013 - In this issue of Healthy Living, the focus is on Eisenhower’s Cardiovascular Center of Excellence — a fitting topic to start the New Year as many of us make resolutions... more
  • Fall 2012
    Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center - 11/01/2012 - Supported by a foundation of clinical excellence, comprehensive care, and compassionate, professional staff, Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center is a leader in... more
  • Spring 2012
    Making a Difference, One Patient at a Time - 03/01/2012 - Gregory Pecchia, DO, FACOFPFor Gregory Pecchia, DO, FACOFP, Board Certified in Family and Geriatric Medicine, practicing medicine as part of the Eisenhower Primary Care... more
  • Winter 2012
    Celebrating 40 Years - 01/01/2012 - In 1969, Eisenhower Medical Center broke ground on 80 acres of open desert, writing a new chapter in the history of this great Valley. A new vision of health care... more
  • Fall 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
  • 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
    Shambala Safari - 12/01/2010 - If you have ever wondered what a safari might be like, you don’t have to journey to Africa to find out. For one special weekend each month, The Shambala Preserve in... more
  • Fall 2010
    Preventing Seasonal Flu: Get Vaccinated - 01/04/2011 - If you’ve ever had the flu, you probably remember how miserable you were. While most of us dread the inconvenience of a bout of flu, it is actually a highly contagious... more
  • Winter 2010
    Buddy Up - 12/01/2009 - It is a proven fact: those who exercise together, exercise better. According to a 2001 report in the Journal of Stress Management, participants who exercised with... more
  • Summer 2010
    Cal Phil Festival On The Green - 06/01/2010 - For more than 4,000 music lovers in California, it would not be summer without a trip to the Cal Phil Festival on the Green in Arcadia.A bountiful picnic dinner,... more
  • Spring 2010
    Brain Games - 03/01/2010 - Just as our bodies can be improved with exercise, our brain fitness can be enhanced by taking on new and challenging activities such as playing piano or chess, learning... more
  • Summer 2009
    EISENHOWER HOSTS FIFTH ANNUAL CRITICAL CARE... - 07/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center held its fifth annual Critical Care conference at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower on Saturday, May 16, 2009. The annual... 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
    Mohammad Mojard M.D. - 11/01/2002 - Having suffered from asthma as a child, Dr. Mohammad “Mo” Mojarad knew he wanted to one day help others suffering like himself. He even dreamed of finding a... 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
    Leo White Bear To Speak at Eisenhower - 03/01/2009 - Native American artist and practicing shaman Leo White Bear will be a special guest speaker at the Arts and Healthcare Program at Eisenhower Medical Center for several... more
  • Spring 2008
    Popular Skins Polo Match Slated for March 30 - 03/01/2008 - The 15th annual Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower Skins Polo Game will take place at noon on Sunday, March 30 at the Eldorado Polo Club in La Quinta. The... more
  • Summer 2008
    Eisenhower — superDimension’s inReach - 11/04/2008 - In March, Eisenhower Medical Center became the only hospital in Southern California, and one of only three locations in California, to offer superDimension’s inReach™... more
  • Fall 2008
    From Basic Science to Human Research - 09/01/2008 - In April 2008, Eisenhower Medical Center was privileged to host one of the country’s top experts in diabetes as a speaker at the annual A Day of Hope for Diabetes®... more
  • Winter 2007
    Bird's Eye View: Sonny Bono Salton Sea National... - 01/01/2008 - Known as one of the best areas for bird watching in Southern California, the Sonny Bono Salton Sea NationalWildlife Refuge makes an excellent afternoon trip for... more
  • Fall 2007
    Holiday Voices Gala - 09/01/2007 - Saturday, December 1 Hosted Reception, 6 p.m. Dinner, Dancing and Entertainment, 7 p.m. Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa, Indian Wells The Governing Board of the... 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
    How to Win at Losing - 03/01/2007 - Confused about weight loss? You are not alone. Losing weight is hard and keeping it off is even harder. Most Americans diet throughout their lives with mixed results.... more
  • Winter 2006
    Your Guide To Good Health : 5 Things - 11/01/2006 - Close your eyes and breathe deeply and slowly for one minute or more. Whether you do this once or several times a day, it will help you relax and regain your focus. ... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    New Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Clinic - 07/01/2006 - Fine Needle Aspiration biopsy (FNA) is the method by which cells are collected for the purpose of detecting cancer, infection and a variety of other medical conditions.... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Santa Monica - 05/01/2006 - Santa Monica, always considered a snappy little beach community, has developed into a major tourist attraction, rivaling its big sister, Los Angeles. Becoming one of the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    David Romness, MD - 03/01/2006 - You can’t surf in Minnesota, but you can canoe and fish and take long walks in the October air at dawn, breathing in a musky blend of black earth, leaves and frost.... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Exercise and Blood Sugar - 03/01/2005 - Even gardening can lower the level of blood sugar in the body. People who have diabetes are often encouraged to exercise. There are many benefits that... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    When Minutes Matter - 01/01/2006 - At the heart of the Eisenhower Medical Center hospital is the Cardiac Catheterization Lab — one of the central command centers of the Eisenhower campus, an area where... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Chinese Medical Team Visits Eisenhower Medical... - 11/01/2005 - A team of esteemed medical doctors from China visited Eisenhower Medical Center July 22, while in the United States to attend a short-term training program in hospital... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Eisenhower Joint Replacement Center - 09/01/2005 - Eisenhower Medical Center has a long-standing reputation for excellent patient care across the broad spectrum of medical disciplines – the quality of care that is the... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Cholesterol: The Good, the Bad and the Tasty - 07/01/2005 - We have all heard of cholesterol and its negative effects on one’s well being, but do we really know how it affects us, both positively and negatively? Cholesterol is... 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
    Murthy V. S. Andavolu, MD - 01/01/2005 - This is my passion,” says Murthy V. S. Andavolu, MD, a Board Certified Medical Oncologist in solo practice in Rancho Mirage, referring to cancer care. “Cancer is... 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