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  • Eisenhower Health Center

    Opened in December, the Eisenhower Health Center at South Palm Canyon, the newest of four Eisenhower Health Centers in Palm Springs, provides specialty medical services:

    • Cardiology, 760-346-0642
    • Gastroenterology, 760-773-4560
    • Gynecology, 760-610-7220
    • Neurology, 760-773-4560
    • Pain Management, 760-568-2684
    • Coming soon: Urology, Pulmonology and Endocrinology.

    In true Palm Springs style, the Center, located at 415 South Palm Canyon Drive, pays homage to mid-century design and the architecture of Donald Wexler.   For more information about any of the Eisenhower Health Centers in Palm Springs, call 760-773-1460, or visit emc.org/palmsprings.

Features

  • EQUALIT Y INDEX

    For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality in the Healthcare Equality Index 2014, an annual survey conducted by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational... click for more
  • Bocce Ball

    Considered the world’s oldest known game, throwing balls toward a target dates back as early as 5200 B.C., when theEgyptians first tossed polished stone. Centuries later, the Greeks picked up the game before passing it along to the Romans who... click for more
  • Grab and Go Meal Option, Nutritious and Delicious

    Yes, it’s true. Americans love to eat, and more than ever, we want tasty food — fresh, creative, minimally prepared, reasonably priced and delicious. Sometimes we like to linger over a four-course meal and sometimes we want to swoop by our favorite... click for more
  • Five Things

    1. Wear Bold, New ColorsExpress your inner designer and wear new colors2. Take a NapRefresh yourself with an afternoon siesta3. Eat More WalnutsWalnuts are rich in omeg-3 fatty acids and other nutritional benefits, boosting heart and... click for more
  • A Stroke Of Luck

    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 Garden, the 79-year-old Tahoe City, California resident suffered a... click for more
  • The New Guidelines for Hypertension, Cholesterol and Obesity

    In November 2013, the hypertension and lipid guidelines for cholesterol management were updated; nearly 10 years after previous guidelines were released. Now managed by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology, largely... click for more
  • Rehabilitation Clinic for Stroke Patients

    Typically, stroke patients who come to Eisenhower Medical Center spend three to seven days receiving neurological services in the hospital, followed by two or three weeks of inpatient rehabilitation. Depending on the severity of the stroke, many... click for more
  • New Name, Same Great Care

    Formerly known as the Eisenhower Five Star Club, the newly renamed Eisenhower Memory Care Center is an adult day center providing a much needed alternative for many memory-impaired individuals and their families. The only nonprofit provider of... click for more
  • Acupuncture

    Believed to be at least 2,500 years old, acupuncture is a system for treating a wide range of ailments through the insertion of very fine needles into specific body locations. Often used for treating pain, acupuncture has traditionally been used to... click for more
  • The Real Secret to Living Is…

    You can’t help but smile when you talk with Bernie Styles. At 96, he has seen and done more than most people, and has a seemingly endless supply of one-liners. After working in nightclubs and restaurants, Styles got into the movie business in... click for more