Health Care As It Should Be February 2013

Upcoming Events

  • Eisenhower DOC Spine Center: Spinal Care in the 21st Century AC
    Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Series
    TU, Feb 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    David Tahernia, MD and Reginald Fayssoux, MD, Orthopedic Surgery; Hazmer Cassim, DO and P. Jeff Smith, DO, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation/Pain Management
    760-568-1234; register by Feb 18. Read More

    Heart Health: Avoiding Problems and Medications PL
    Palm Springs Public Library Series
    TU, Feb 19, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
    Yuri Krochmaluk, RN, BSN-BC, Glickman Cardiac Care Center
    760-969-7770, extension 7560 Read More

    Cancer and Your Legal Rights LC
    W, Feb 20, 4 to 5 p.m.
    Anya Prince, Attorney-at-Law
    760-834-3798 Read More

    What You Always Wanted to Ask Your GI Doctor AC
    TH, Feb 21, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Noel Curry, MD, Gastroenterology
    760-568-1234 Read More

    Open House – Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower
    SU, Feb 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    760-773-1636 Read More

    Early Stage Breast Cancer Treatment LC
    Lunch and Learn with the Expert
    W, Feb 27, noon to 1:30 p.m.
    Iliana Popescu, MD, Medical Oncology
    760-834-3798; register by Feb 25. Read More

    Steinway Society: Doctors of the Desert In Concert AC
    SU, Mar 3, 3 to 5 p.m
    Among numerous accomplished physician entertainers are Eisenhower's very own Lisa Lindley, MD, Anthony Bassanelli, MD, Scott Aaronson, MD and Judith Zacher, MD.
    Cost of tickets are $50 for adults and $10 for students. For details and reservations, or call 760-341-4130. Read More

    Maximize Your Stride: Treatment for Foot and Ankle Pain LQ
    Argyros Health and Wellness Series
    TH, Mar 14, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    David Friscia, MD, Orthopedic Surgery, and Michael Seiberg, DPM, Podiatric Surgery
    760-610-7205; register by Mar 12. Read More




Palm Springs Area Events Not to Miss!

Village Fest
Look for the Eisenhower Medical Center's booth on the first and third Thursdays.  Come meet area physicians and nurses!

The Center
Eisenhower Medical Center is a proud sponsor of The Center and provides a weekly lecture series: "Let's Get Better Together Program" every Tuesday night at 5:15 p.m. These lectures focus on health, nutrition, weight loss and fitness. Dietitians and fitness speakers speak each night. Weight and blood pressures checks are recorded at the beginning and end of the program. 

Palm Springs Public Library Lecture Series
Tuesday, February 19, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Heart Health:  Steps You Can Make To Avoid Heart Problems and Medications That Help
Yuri Krochmaluk, RN, BSN-BC, Glickman Cardiac Center

Tuesday, March 12, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Seniors and Depression
Sheda Heidarian, MD, Internal Medicine/Geriatrics
Anthony Bassanelli, MD, Medical Director, Eisenhower Center for Geropsychiatry
Maura Fisher, RN, Director, Eisenhower Center for Geropsychiatry

Mizell Senior Center

Thursday, February 28, 1 to 2 p.m.
“Everything You Need to Know About Your Blood Pressure”
James Gaede, MD, MA
Dr. James Gaede, Board Certified in Family Medicine practices at Eisenhower Health Center at Sunrise in Palm Springs, will review the reason we have blood pressure, how the body regulates its pressure and why we have changes in blood pressure over time. Additionally, current concepts will be presented in the recognition of higher or lower than healthy blood pressures and what is appropriate in dealing with such conditions.
Call 760-969-7956, for reservations until the day of the lecture.