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Winter 2010

  • Features

  • Wound Care Center Expansion - Since it opened in late 2008, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Wound Care Center has treated more than 400 patients each month and is currently planning an expansion for the... more
  • Invest In A Lifetime Of Good Health - The Argyros Health Center addresses an immediate need for increased health care services in one of the fastest growing cities in the Coachella Valley. La Quinta... more
  • Eisenhower Ranks #1 - HealthGrades®, the nation’s leading independent health care ratings organization, has ranked Eisenhower Medical Center as the number one hospital in California for Joint... more
  • Bob Hope Classic - The 51st Annual Bob Hope Classic Golf Tournament will be held January 18 to 24, 2010. This year, the tournament will be played at the La Quinta Country Club, the Palmer... more
  • Day Of Caring - On Friday, February 5, 2010, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center will host Day of Caring. . . about Women and Cancer. This annual event... more
  • Sports Spectacular Luncheon - The Fifth Annual Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center Sports Spectacular Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa in... more
  • Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational Golf... - The 22nd annual Frank Sinatra Starkey Hearing Foundation Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament will take place February 18 to 20, 2010, at the Fantasy Springs Resort... more
  • Betty Ford Center Opens New Patient Entrance And... - On November 16, 2009, Susan Ford Bales, Chairman, Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower and the Betty Ford Center Board of Directors conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony and... more
  • Stem Cells And Regenerative Medicine-Where Are We... - The Fourth Annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture will be held on February 23, 2010, at 2:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower, followed by a... more
  • Toned And Taut - As we age, it becomes even more important to build strength. So, if you think you’re too old to start a strength training program…think again. A strength training... more
  • 5 Things - 1. Donate PlateletsPlatelets take a little longer to donate than giving blood, but they are especially helpful to cancer patients. Contact your local donation center... more
  • Buddy Up - 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
  • Jim Cho, MD - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Jim Cho,MD, completed his third mission trip to Peru traveling with 25 members of the Orange Central Korean... more
  • Surindra Mitruka, MD - Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiothoracic Surgeon Surindra Mitruka, MD traveled to China in December 2009 for an eight-day, four-city lecture and surgical demonstration... more
  • Naren Chandrashekar, MD - 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
  • A Second Chance - FOR LUCY LINDEN, DECEMBER 29, 2008, SEEMED AT first like any other day. A retired schoolteacher, she was at home in Indian Wells. Her husband Bob and his real estate... more
  • Eisenhower Stroke Program - Stroke is the nation’s number three killer (behind heart disease and cancer), and is one of the world’s leading cause of physical disability. It is a medical emergency... more
  • In Tough Times, Planned Giving Makes Sense - In today’s economic climate, many want to continue supporting charitable commitments, but need choices that make real sense for their bottom line. Planned giving offers... more
  • Top 5% In The Nation - In the summer, the Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center’s Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs, Tamkin Cardiac Wellness Program and Tamkin Pulmonary Wellness... more
  • Neurosurgical Interventions For Stroke - The Stroke Program at Eisenhower Medical Center is the only stroke center in the Coachella Valley to be certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center. A... more
  • Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center Renews... - The American College of Surgeons (ACOS) Commission on Cancer (COC) is a consortium of 47 medical organizations that work together to improve survival rates and quality... more
  • Shoulder Work ahead! - Many new discoveries in the world of treating shoulder conditions have led to new techniques to help patients who suffer from maladies about the shoulder. Once an area... more
  • The Journey Of Recovery - The journey of recovery from a stroke begins immediately, and Eisenhower Medical Center’s Rehabilitation Services has a team of experts to assist stroke patients every... more
  • Mediterranean Style - After the age of 55, the chance of having a stroke nearly doubles for each decade of life. The good news is that medical studies suggest that by making simple lifestyle... more
  • Arabian Adventure - The W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center is a little known California treasure, and with the other amenities available on the California State Polytechnic University,... more
  • Stroke Care At Eisenhower - Eisenhower Medical Center is recognized nationally for excellence in stroke care. Eisenhower has been designated a Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint... more