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  • Spring 2015
    Dementia-Can We Stem the Tide? - 03/05/2015 - Diagnosis, Treatment and CaregivingIt is estimated that dementia occurs in 2.5 to 5.5 million Americans. According to the World Health Organization, there are nearly 40... more
  • Winter 2015
    A Stroke Of Luck - 02/27/2015 - Carol Mackinlay knows she’s lucky to be alive. On the afternoon of Thursday, March 13, 2014, while watching the BNP Paribas Open from a suite at the Indian Wells Tennis... more
  • Fall 2014
    Eisenhower Wound Care Center - 10/24/2014 - A Dynamic, Comprehensive Approach to Healing         Imagine having a wound that won’t heal for months, even years. For an estimated... more
  • Spring 2014
    Swing Dancing - 03/05/2014 - Dancing is one of the most satisfying forms of expression — a marriage of movement and music, both scripted and improvised. Young children introduced to music and rhythm... more
  • Winter 2014
    Brain Storm - 01/01/2014 - Andy Alvillar, 43, knew he had a brain tumor for more than a decade. “I was in my early thirties, living in Los Angeles and just wasn’t feeling right,” he recalls.... more
  • Fall 2013
    Anterior Cervical Discectomy Fusion - 07/08/2014 - It was a little more than two years ago that John Fletcher, a transportation security administration (TSA) screener at the Palm Springs International Airport noticed... more
  • Spring 2013
    Physician Roundtable - Neuroscience - 03/01/2013 - The anatomy of the cervical spine generally permits a good range of flexibility and motion under normal circumstances. Unfortunately, it is also vulnerable to unforeseen... more
  • Winter 2013
    Eisenhower Medical Center Reaccredited As Chest... - 01/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center has again received full accreditation as a chest pain center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). Originally accredited in... more
  • Fall 2012
    BAM! - 11/01/2012 - Inspired to save the lives of Coachella Valley cancer patients by keeping all of their support local, BIGHORN Behind a Miracle (BAM) presented a check for $750,000 on... more
  • Spring 2012
    A Stroke Of Luck - 03/01/2012 - As 80-year-old Roy Jarvis returned to his Palm Desert home one evening in August 2011 and put his key into the front-door lock, the small bag of groceries in his left... more
  • Winter 2012
    Minimal Surgery, Maximum Gain - 01/01/2012 - His own words exemplify the focus, determination and discipline that football great Tom Flores brought to his professional career. The first Hispanic quarterback in... more
  • Fall 2011
    Robotic Surgery Plus New Multispecialty Approach - 11/01/2011 - Physicians and staff of the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center are bringing the latest and most efficient care to patients of the... more
  • Spring 2011
    Roy Wilson Community Cancer Awareness Day - 03/01/2011 - Since 2004, the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center has hosted an annual open house to raise awareness about comprehensive resources for cancer prevention as well as... more
  • Winter 2011
    George Wilson, MD - 12/01/2010 - GeorgeWilson’s story began in a cotton patch in Garland City, Arkansas.One of 10 children, Wilson developed pneumonia as an infant and remembers his family telling him... more
  • Fall 2010
    Eisenhower Acquires the Penumbra Stroke System - 09/01/2010 - Eisenhower recently added the Penumbra Stroke System® to its arsenal of tools for treating acute ischemic stroke. Ischemia refers to the lack of blood flow, and an... more
  • Winter 2010
    The Journey Of Recovery - 12/01/2009 - 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
  • Summer 2010
    Lucy Curci Cancer Center Receives Outstanding... - 06/01/2010 - The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) is a consortium of 47 medical organizations that work together to improve survival rates and quality of life... more
  • Spring 2010
    Milestones In Medicine - 03/01/2010 - Spring is a time of change, a time of growth, and at Eisenhower Medical Center, we are growing. In January, the magnificent new Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros... more
  • Summer 2009
    Yoga - 07/01/2009 - Do you consider yourself a “traditionalist” when it comes to exercise, but find yourself more and more intrigued with yoga these days? You are not alone. Originating in... 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
    Stroke Care Excellence Award - 04/01/2009 - For the third consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center is the recipient of the prestigious HealthGrades Stroke Care Excellence Award™. HealthGrades® is a leading... more
  • Spring 2009
    Third Annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture - 03/01/2009 - The third annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture, “Organ Transplantation: At the Crossroads of Routine Medical Miracles, Scarcity and Rationing, and Final Choices,”will be... more
  • Spring 2008
    The Picture of Health - 03/01/2008 - As an Eisenhower Medical Center patient, Cash Baxter was definitely in the spotlight, although it was not quite the kind to which he was accustomed. His emotional... more
  • Summer 2008
    Wound Care Center - 11/04/2008 - For most people, cuts and scratches heal within a few days or weeks. However, at any given time, more than six million Americans suffer from chronic, non-healing wounds.... more
  • Fall 2008
    Atrial Fibrillation - 09/01/2008 - More than 2 million Americans suffer from atrial fibrillation, a disorder that causes an irregular hearth rhythm in the atria — the two upper chambers of the heart.... more
  • Winter 2007
    Controlling Back Pain - 01/01/2008 - Back pain is a common health problem, afflicting 50 to 80 percent of adults, yet many people do not associate the pain with arthritis. A common assumption is that... more
  • Fall 2007
    EISENHOWER CRITICAL CARE CONFERENCE BREAKS RECORD - 09/01/2007 - The third annual Critical Care Conference at Eisenhower Medical Center was a triumphant success with an all-time high attendance of 225 physicians, nurses and... more
  • Summer 2007
    New XLIF Spinal Surgery Available - 06/01/2007 - Eisenhower Medical Center is the first hospital in the Coachella Valley to offer XLIF®, an advanced minimally invasive spinal surgery originally developed in Brazil. The... more
  • Spring 2007
    Exercise & Peripheral Artery Disease - 03/01/2007 - Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is heard about more and more in the news lately. PAD occurs when plaque or fat build up in the blood vessel, thereby constricting the... more
  • Winter 2006
    Eisenhower Surgeon Performs First Artificial Disc... - 11/01/2006 - On July 7, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Armen Khachatryan, MD, performed the first cervical (neck) artificial disc surgery in the Coachella Valley. Dr. Khachatryan and... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Sports Medicine Program - 07/01/2006 - It’s pretty simple. We aren’t pretzels or Gumby dolls and most of us can’t dance like Baryshnikov. But we do enjoy a brisk game of tennis or a round of golf or other... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    The Truth About TOFU - 05/01/2006 - What is tofu? Although tofu has been in the public eye for some time, following the rise in popularity of vegetarian and meatless diets, it’s amazing how little people... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Eisenhower Honors a Precious Tradition —... - 03/01/2006 - National Volunteer Week is April 23 to 29, a time the nation has set aside to thank one of its most precious commodities — volunteers — and to call the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    I Can’t be Having a Heart Attack! - 02/22/2006 - It never occurred to David Chook that he was having a heart attack. After all, he was only 49, ate fairly healthfully, never smoked, and was in decent shape. Okay…his... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    20th Anniversary - 01/01/2006 - The 18th annual Frank Sinatra Countrywide Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by Barbara Sinatra is set for Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25, 2006... 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
    Falling and Parkinson’s Disease - 09/01/2005 - Parkinson’s disease may cause a variety of symptoms, and one of the striking aspects of this disorder is that no two people are affected in the same way. This wide... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    A Large Gift from the City of Indian Wells - 07/01/2005 - The City of Indian Wells recently awarded Eisenhower Medical Center a $5 million grant for Campaign Eisenhower, the Center’s capital campaign. The funds will be used for... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Excellence in Care: Cancer Trials Offer Promising... - 05/01/2005 - One of the ways that the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is delivering on its promise to set the standard for excellence in cancer care is by ensuring... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    The New Informed Patient Teaming with the... - 09/10/2004 - There was a time, not that long ago, when a diagnosis and treatment plan given by the doctor was the final say in a patient’s awareness of their disease. No matter how... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Being Healthy Is The Good Life! - 01/01/2005 - Golf legend Arnold Palmer met with Eisenhower Medical Center Foundation President Michael Landes to discuss Arnie’s own experiences with prostate cancer, his personal... 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
    Major Medical Breakthrough May Cure Type 1... - 03/01/2004 - It is, without a doubt, one of the most exciting discoveries ever made in the search for a cure for Type 1 diabetes. The discovery? Transplanted cells from... 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