Info Center

  • Spring 2015
    Hip, Hip Hooray! - 03/16/2015 - By last summer, daily life had gotten increasingly challenging for Synthea Hill of La Quinta, then age 54. “I’d been having difficulty walking and was limping,” she... more
  • Winter 2015
    Lucky Break - 03/04/2015 - Vyrla Neal, 74, had been having thigh pain for some time. She’d begun using a cane to help her get around since she was having difficulty walking. In August, she... more
  • Fall 2014
    Canadians Welcome! - 01/14/2015 - Health care in the United States can be confusing, especially to international visitors who might experience the need for care while they are here. From urgent care to... more
  • Spring 2014
    Cancer and the Art of Personalized Care - 03/03/2014 - I have long been proud of the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center for the many services it offers to our local community, including screening, diagnosis and treatment... more
  • Winter 2014
    5 Things - 01/01/2014 - (1) Breathe, Long and Deep Practice long, deep breaths — at home, in your car, at work or anytime. The increased oxygen and slower pace will benefit your body and your... 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
    New Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic - 03/01/2013 - In January, Eisenhower Medical Center opened a new Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic with Board Certified Gastroenterologists Noel Curry, MD and James Conti, MD.... more
  • Winter 2013
    Looking and Feeling Fabulous - 01/01/2013 - A switch in physicians started Palm Desert couple Fred and Norma Nothdurft on a life changing health journey that left their clothes looser and their hearts fuller. ... 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
    Cardiovascular Disease - 03/01/2012 - Statistics recently published by the Centers for Disease Control showed a slight decrease from 6.7 to 6 percent in the prevalence of coronary artery disease from 2006 to... more
  • Winter 2012
    Celebrating 40 Years - 01/01/2012 - In 1969, Eisenhower Medical Center broke ground on 80 acres of open desert, writing a new chapter in the history of this great Valley. A new vision of health care... more
  • Fall 2011
    TEA - 11/01/2011 - Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. With more than 3,000 variations, it can be daunting for novice drinkers to know where to start. However, with the... more
  • Spring 2011
    Meditation - 03/01/2011 - Everyone knows that meditation is a good way to alleviate stress. But, for some people,meditation remains elusive. Some individuals would like to meditate, but don’t... more
  • Winter 2011
    Integrative Medicine Leader Mimi Guarneri, MD,... - 12/01/2010 - Dr. Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, medical director and founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine will be the guest speaker at the 5th annual Leonore Annenberg... more
  • Fall 2010
    David A. Friscia, MD - 09/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center Orthopedic Surgeon David A. Friscia, MD was installed as President of the Riverside County Medical Association (RCMA) on January 22 at the... more
  • Winter 2010
    Toned And Taut - 12/01/2009 - 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
  • Summer 2010
    Radhika G. Andavolu, PhD, MB (ASCP), MBA - 06/01/2010 - The results of a study on gene expression (the process by which genetic information manifests in cells) in prostate cancer were revealed by Radhika G.Andavolu, PhD,... more
  • Spring 2010
    In The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2010 - Cancer was just a six-letter word for Indio resident Sherry Kovas. It was not something she thought about, and not something she ever thought would be part of her life.... more
  • Summer 2009
    Cardiac Rehab Explained - 10/01/2009 - Carl Enzor, Director, Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center, answers the most frequently asked questions about cardiac rehabilitation for Healthy Living magazine. What’s... more
  • Fall 2009
    Program For Young Men At Betty Ford Center - 09/01/2009 - The Young Adult Track (YAT) at the Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower is a specialized treatment program for young men, ages 18 to 25. According to Lead Counselor Patrick... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Do You Know the Face of Arthritis? - 11/01/2002 - Arthritis is not an inevitable part of aging. It affects 43 million people — or one in six Americans — including children, teens and senior citizens alike. ... more
  • Winter 2009
    The Future is Now - 04/01/2009 - I t is extremely exciting to share with our Healthy Living audience Eisenhower Medical Center’s leap into the future with two new robots—the da Vinci® S HD™ System,... more
  • Spring 2009
    Cherish the Child Luncheon - 03/01/2009 - In 1982, President Ronald Regan proclaimed the month of April Child Abuse Prevention Month. Each April, the non-profit Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower... more
  • Spring 2008
    The Ambassador Society - 03/01/2008 - The success of Eisenhower Medical Center’s philanthropic efforts has been so outstanding that the Board of Governors agreed to establish a level of recognition that... more
  • Summer 2008
    Eisenhower Receives STEMI Designation - 11/04/2008 - The Riverside County Emergency Medical Services Agency has distinguished Eisenhower Medical Center as the only STEMI (ST-Elevation Myocardia Infarction) Receiving Center... more
  • Fall 2008
    A FIVE STAR APPROACH TO - 09/01/2008 - In 2008, for the second year in a row, Eisenhower Medical Center received a Five Star rating for the Treatment of Heart Failure from HealthGrades®. The five star rating... more
  • Winter 2007
    A Vision Of Growth, A Commitment To Health - 01/01/2008 - G. Aubrey SerflingPresident and Chief Executive OfficerEisenhower Medical Center As a new year begins, many people take time to reflect on important matters, ... more
  • Fall 2007
    Healthy Substitutions - 09/01/2007 - It has become easier in recent years to update favorite recipes with healthier ingredients without losing flavor. Simple substitutions can reduce sodium, fat and... more
  • Summer 2007
    STRETCHING Your Limits - 06/01/2007 - Incorporating exercise into your daily life is a healthy goal — as long as you treat your body right. Following a few important guidelines can protect your muscles from... more
  • Spring 2007
    Awareness. Prevention. Wellness. - 03/01/2007 - Eisenhower Welcomes International Expert on Complementary Medicine Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center welcomes Mark A.Moyad, MD, MPH as the keynote speaker at the... more
  • Winter 2006
    Raising the Flag In Memory Of 9-11 - 11/01/2006 - On Monday, September 11, 2006, a large crowd gathered near the entrance to Eisenhower Medical Center to pay tribute to those who lost their lives on September 11,... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Eisenhower Physician, One of Only Four U.S.... - 07/01/2006 - During the spring bloom of cherry blossoms, April 10 to 14, S. N. Mitruka, MD, Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Eisenhower Medical Center, traveled to Morioka,... 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
    Campaign Eisenhower “Reaches for the Stars” - 03/01/2006 - Launched in 2002, Campaign Eisenhower has become the largest fundraising campaign in the history of Eisenhower Medical Center. In recent years, however, the campaign... 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
    Atrial Fibrillation: Diagnosis and Options for... - 01/01/2006 - Each year approximately 160,000 people will be diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. Most often striking those over the age of 60, it can be a frightening experience,... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Getting to Know the Novacks - 11/01/2005 - Eisenhower Medical Center has the distinction of being among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals®, a special accomplishment for a not-for-profit hospital. Dedicated donors... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Apples and Art in Oak Glen - 09/01/2005 - The foothill area of the inland empire of San Bernardino is close to the desert, yet a “history” away in agrarian offerings.Take a leisurely day trip and discover its... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Contributors Jul - Aug 2005 - 07/01/2005 - Paula Peck, RD Paula Peck is a Registered Dietitian and Clinical Nutrition Manager at Eisenhower Medical Center. She received her BS degree in Dietetics from Winthrop... 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
    Contributors Sep - Oct 2004 - 09/10/2004 - Roxanne Jones is a Palm Desert-based freelance writer with extensive experience writing about medical and health-related topics. She began her medical writing career as... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Grapefruit Festival - 01/01/2005 - The drive from our desert to the tiny town of Borrego Springs is a reminder of our valley’s agricultural treasures, from majestic date groves and fruit stands past... 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
    Abnormal Sweating Among Parkinson’s Patients - 03/01/2004 - Although many of us think of Parkinson’s disease as a medical disorder that causes shaking of the limbs, stiffness and slowness of movement, it can also cause other... 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