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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Spring 2014
    Eisehower Lucy Curci Cancer Center - 03/06/2014 - A healing place like no other.These words accurately reflect what Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center offers to people with cancer and their families. The nationally... 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
    Oak Glen Ripe for the Picking - 11/01/2013 - Sometimes it seems like summer never wants to leave the desert. On those dog days of fall, while heat still clings to the Coachella Valley, the mile-high climate of Oak... more
  • Spring 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
  • Winter 2013
    It’s Berry Good For You! - 01/01/2013 - One of the best weapons in fighting cancer could be your fork.“Whether you want to prevent cancer or are currently fighting it, it’s important to provide your body with... more
  • Fall 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
  • Spring 2012
    New Techniques - and Sage Advice - 03/01/2012 - Mild winters in a spectacular desert setting are just one of the reasons we attract so many seasonal residents and visitors to our Valley, and we hope you are enjoying... more
  • Winter 2012
    Visionaries - 01/01/2012 - Eisenhower was founded 40 years ago by a special group of people who saw the need for a top quality hospital in the center of the Valley. Now a fully integrated Medical... more
  • Fall 2011
    Artful Treasure - 11/01/2011 - The Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena is a magical way to spend a weekday or weekend afternoon. The museum’s manageable size gives you the opportunity to view such... more
  • Spring 2011
    A Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2011 - It’s the largest educational — and inspirational —event of its kind in the western United States. The annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes — now in its 16th year —... 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
    The Future of Primary Care - 09/01/2010 - The American College of Physicians recently voiced concern about a shortage of physicians, particularly general internists who are the traditional primary care physician... 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
    Eisenhower Auxiliary Annual Meeting - 06/01/2010 - The Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary was founded 41 years ago by Dolores Hope, wife of legendary entertainer Bob Hope and a founding member of the Eisenhower Medical... more
  • Spring 2010
    A New Jewel In La Quinta - 03/01/2010 - On January 22, 2010, the Coachella Valley celebrated the elegant, new Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center in La Quinta. A ribbon cutting ceremony, open... more
  • Summer 2009
    NEW STUDY INCREASES MOBILITY FOR LEG AND BACK... - 10/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center is one of only 18 centers in the United States participating in the Acadia™ Facet Replacement Clinical Study evaluating an anatomically... more
  • Fall 2009
    Hang Time - 09/01/2009 - The relationship between Tom Hayes and time is at the center of his life. Like most people, he never has enough of it. Two daughters and one son, a rewarding job, a... 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
    Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2009 - The Eisenhower Medical Center Desert Diabetes Club will host the 14th annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes on Saturday, March 14, 2009 at the Annenberg Center for... more
  • Spring 2008
    A Magnificent Milestone - 03/01/2008 - At a time when most organizations are closing the books on the philanthropic year in late December 2007, Eisenhower Medical Center announced they had received an... more
  • Summer 2008
    Al Shoemaker New Board Chairman - 06/01/2008 - New Chairman of the Board of Trustees Alvin V. Shoemaker says, “I got involved because it is important to all of us growing older in the desert to have quality... more
  • Fall 2008
    Leon A. Feldman, MD - 09/01/2008 - As a cardiologist who initially studied psychology, Leon A. Feldman, MD, has always had an interest in both the mind and the heart. Cardiology Section Chief at... more
  • Winter 2007
    Improving the Odds:Stenting – Head To Toe - 01/01/2008 - WITH AN UNWAVERING SPIRIT INFUSED IN HIM BY PARENTS FRED AND ETHYL, GOLF GREAT KEN VENTURI HAS WEATHERED LIFE’S ADVERSITIES LIKE A PRO. FROM HIS BURST ONTO THE GOLF... more
  • Fall 2007
    Pinpointing the Pain: Achilles Tendonitis and... - 09/01/2007 - While the modern reference to an Achilles’ heel suggests a weakness of character leading to one’s downfall, the mythological tale of Achilles reverberates with anyone... more
  • Summer 2007
    In Sync: State-of-the-Art Cardiac Monitoring... - 06/01/2007 - You have probably felt it before — that odd sensation or flutter when your heart gets out of rhythm. Usually, the feeling passes rather quickly, but for... 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
    Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center Celebrates 20th... - 11/01/2006 - In the early 1980s, after volunteering for a child therapy group that held meetings at various local churches, Barbara Sinatra became convinced of the need for a... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    A Distinguished History of Giving - 07/01/2006 - In November 1969, Dolores Hope, one of the founders of Eisenhower Medical Center, invited a group of women to her Palm Springs home to talk about forming the Eisenhower... 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
    A Good Night’s Sleep - 03/01/2006 - Sleep. It is a non-negotiable, vital part of our existence, as important as food and water and the air that we breathe. Without it, we start to crumble — physically and... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Reversing the Syndrome - 03/01/2005 - To increase fiber, try a warm bowl of Hearty Lentil Soup with crusty whole grain bread and a salad of mixed greens. What is metabolic syndrome? ... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    President’s Message Jan-Feb 2006 - 01/01/2006 - With the dawn of the new year, many people take time to evaluate life, including the critical issue of their personal health. We are here to help. Each Healthy Living... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Precision Cancer Treatment at Eisenhower - 11/01/2005 - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is the only facility in the Coachella Valley to offer Stereotactic Radiosurgery – computerguided radiation that aims highly... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Innovative Orthopedics – Joint Replacement... - 09/01/2005 - Computer-assisted surgery, an innovation that has been used for many years in the specialties of neurosurgery and otolaryngology, is revolutionizing the field of... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    President’s Message Jul - Aug 2005 - 07/01/2005 - It is with great pleasure that this issue of Healthy Living takes a broad look at the many health care issues facing our country. I am honored that Congresswoman Mary... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Finding Challenge and Reward in the ICU:... - 05/01/2005 - During my medical training, my mentors taught me that the qualities of leadership and calmness are very important to being an effective critical care physician,” says... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    New Hope for a Cure - 09/10/2004 - The uncertainty of the cause or causes of Parkinson’s Disease is profoundly disappointing to anyone affected by the disease, either as a patient, a caregiver or family... 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
    Lee Iacocca to Be Honored at A Day of... - 03/01/2004 - Commitment, planning and common sense are the basic characteristics of the man who created the Ford Mustang, saved the Chrysler Corporation from almost certain ... 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