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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Spring 2014
    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
  • Winter 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
  • Fall 2013
    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
  • Spring 2013
    Brain Trust - 03/01/2013 - In late 2009, then 66-year-old William Lopez did what he characterizes as a back flip on the ice in front of his Athol, Idaho home, hitting his head when he landed. “I... 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
    Eisenhower Among Nation’s Most Wired Hospitals - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been named as one of 154 of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals according to the results of the 2012 Most Wired Survey Benchmarking Study... more
  • Spring 2012
    Eisenhower Imaging Center - 03/01/2012 - In January, Eisenhower Medical Center began offering patients the next generation in diagnostic imaging power with the Philips GEMINI TF (TruFlight) PET/CT system with... more
  • Winter 2012
    Comprehensive, Compassionate Care - 01/01/2012 - 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
  • Fall 2011
    Holiday Voices - 11/01/2011 - The annual Holiday Voices gala will take place on Friday, December 2, 2011, at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. This popular black-tie... more
  • Spring 2011
    Free Monthly E-Newsletter from Eisenhower - 07/06/2011 - Imagine…timely announcements about the latest medical advances available at Eisenhower Medical Center, along with important news and a calendar of health events, all... more
  • Winter 2011
    The di Vinci in Cardiothoracic Surgery - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center surgeons continue to find new applications for the da Vinci® S HD™ System, the state-of-the-art,minimally invasive surgical system that... more
  • Fall 2010
    Holiday Voices - 09/01/2010 - The 13th annual Holiday Voices gala will take place on Friday, December 3, 2010, at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. This popular black-tie... more
  • Winter 2010
    Naren Chandrashekar, MD - 12/01/2009 - While he doesn’t recall a specific event that made him want to become a doctor, Eisenhower Nephrologist Naren Chandrashekar, MD cannot remember wanting to do anything... more
  • Summer 2010
    Joshua Imperio, MD - 06/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center Internist Joshua Imperio,MD is looking forward to returning to the Philippines in July 2010. It will be his third medical mission with his... 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
    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
    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
    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
    Eisenhower Physicians and Patients Stay Connected - 04/01/2009 - T he Internet has long been an indispensable tool in the medical community, providing health care professionals with online access to the latest research, journal... more
  • Spring 2009
    Michael Sanford, MD - 03/01/2009 - In 2008, Michael Sanford, MD, Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Eisenhower Medical Center, received the Extraordinary ACTS Award from Riverside County EMS... more
  • Spring 2008
    Exercise and Cancer: Creating a plan that works... - 03/01/2008 - The role of exercise has long been demonstrated to provide many positive benefits, but studies now reveal the benefits exercise provides in relation to cancer—both for... more
  • Summer 2008
    Advancing Diabetes Care - 10/31/2008 - Over the past 15 years, studies have shown that better blood glucose control helps reduce diabetic complications. Such control requires insulin therapy in people with... more
  • Fall 2008
    President’s Message - 09/01/2008 - I am proud that Eisenhower has recently achieved recognition for excellence in patient safety, long held as our number one service commitment to our patients. In... more
  • Winter 2007
    George L. & Julia Argyros - A $20 Million Gift... - 01/01/2008 - George and Julia Argyros’ recent gift of $20 million to Eisenhower Medical Center has enabled a vision to become a reality in the form of the Eisenhower George... more
  • Fall 2007
    Golf: Is Good For You - 09/01/2007 - It is no wonder people who love golf speak so highly of the game. One round of golf can help you reduce stress, improve sleep and build strength. Golf should... more
  • Summer 2007
    Minimally Invasive Surgery: Less is More - 06/01/2007 - Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is quite simply changing the face of medicine. Long, open incisions, spreaders and retracting devices have been replaced with dime-size... more
  • Spring 2007
    President Gerald R. Ford - 03/01/2007 - The Eisenhower Medical Center family joined the nation in mourning Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the United States, who died peacefully at his Rancho Mirage home on... more
  • Winter 2006
    The Clear Choice - 11/01/2006 - There is a reason that more people choose the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center for all of their cancer care when facing the diagnosis — Cancer. It simply is the best.... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    President’s Message - 07/01/2006 - It is my privilege to have two former world-class tennis professionals, Peggy Michel and Raymond Moore in the pages of Healthy Living. Ms. Michel is a three-time Grand... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Eisenhower’s Power Plant Recognized for Innovation - 05/01/2006 - Eisenhower Medical Center and LSW Engineers California, Inc. have recently been recognized with a Merit Award from Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of ... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at... - 03/01/2006 - Philip A. Dombrowski has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower, the Board of ... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Take a Rare Tour of Catalina Island’s Outback - 03/01/2005 - If you haven’t visited Southern California’s very own island paradise, Catalina Island, lately, no problem — it hasn’t changed much. Of course, that is the charm of this... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Expert Cardiac Care - 01/01/2006 - Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center was recently recognized as one of 28 California hospitals to provide expert cardiac care to its patients. As part of Blue Shield of... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    She’s Not in Kansas Anymore - 11/01/2005 - Midwesterner finds Cancer Reprieve at Eisenhower by J. Tracy Hermann | photo by Charlie Reese Her first thought was one of terror – “absolute terror.” ... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    The Current State of Joint Replacement - 09/01/2005 - Joint replacement can relieve pain and enable individuals to live fuller, more active lives. Great advances have been made in joint replacements since the first hip... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Community Cancer Awareness Day - 07/01/2005 - April 9, Scott Burton (center), cancer survivor and inspirational speaker, takes time after his performance to talk with the audience at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    The Continuing Saga of GDNF - 05/01/2005 - Anatural substance known as GDNF (Glial cell line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor) has been found to help protect and maintain the health of the brain. In May 2003, an... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Odyssey of an Aneurysm - 11/01/2004 - While enduring another cold winter, Diane Jennings of Greenwich, Connecticut, was looking forward to a warm visit with her close Coachella Valley friends, Harry and Joy... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Eat For Health: Arthritis and Nutrition - 01/01/2005 - The rigors of arthritis can sometimes seem unbearable. Joint pain and stiffness tend to impede movement and heighten the overall sense of discomfort and frustration.... 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