Health Care As It Should Be January 2012

Upcoming Events

  • Getting to Know Your Gynecologist LQ
    Woman to Woman Series
    TU, Jan 17, 3 to 4 p.m.
    Andrea Randall, MD, Gynecology/Obstetrics
    760-610-7205  Read More

    Food Matters: Nutritious Eating and Choices PL
    Palm Springs Library Series
    TU, Jan 17, 6 to 7 p.m.
    David Neumann, MD, Family Medicine; Chef Greg Schmitz, Palm Greens Café, Palm Springs
    760-969-7770, extension 7560  Read More

    Breast Cancer: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy LC
    Lunch and Learn with the Expert
    W, Jan 18, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
    Evelyn “Lillian” Kachikwu, MD, General Surgery and fellowship trained in Surgical Oncology
    760-834-3798 by Jan 17  Read More

    Nutrition for Diabetes AC
    Sponsored by Desert Diabetes Club
    W, Jan 18, 2 to 3 p.m.
    Gustavo Wong, RD, HFS, CDE, Diabetes Program
    760-773-1578  Read More

    Fingers to Shoulders AC
    Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Series
    TH, Jan 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Orthopedic Surgeons* Stephen O’Connell, MD and Patrick St. Pierre, MD
    760-568-1234  Read More

    Age Is Not a Factor: Achieve an Active Lifestyle LQ
    M, Jan 23, 2 to 3 p.m.
    Bill Bell, athlete; Patricia Avila, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute; and Kim Bloom, BS, Exercise Physiologist
    760-610-7205 by Jan 21.  Read More

    Hormones and Health: Sorting Through the Headlines AC
    TH, Jan 26, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
    Elisa Lindley, MD, Gynecology*/Oncology*
    760-568-1234  Read More

    Oh, My Aching Knees! LQ
    Argyros Health and Wellness Series
    TH, Feb 2, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Jason Weisstein, MD, MPH, FACS, Orthopedic Surgery
    760-610-7205 by Jan 31.  Read More

    Cancer Treatment Side Effects: How Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Can Help LC
    M, Feb 6, 1 to 2 p.m.
    Sofia Peterson, MD, Internal Medicine/Geriatric Medicine, subspecialty in Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine
    760-834-3798  Read More




Mark Your Calendar for the Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference

Don't miss the Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference on Saturday, February 4, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage. Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7 a.m.

This year's keynote speaker is cardiologist Philip Shaver, MD who will be speaking on "From Tragedy to Triumph - 40 Years of Treating Acute Myocardial Infarction."

Admission is FREE. Presented by the Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center and the American Heart Association Coachella Valley Division,