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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • March 2015
    CALENDAR - 03/16/2015 - Poses For the People — Yoga, ConcertSU, Mar 29, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.Visit posesforthepeople.com for details and registration; held at Palm Desert Civic Center Park. ... more
  • February 2015
    The Renker Wellness Center - 02/18/2015 - You would be hard-pressed to find a safer, more encouraging and more empowering place to maintain your fitness than Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center.... more
  • January 2015
    The Wonder of Eating Whole Foods - 01/14/2015 - Whole foods live primarily in the fresh fruit and vegetable section of grocery stores and farmer’s markets, and they’re a colorful lot: red, yellow, orange, purple,... more
  • December 2014
    Calendar-East - 12/16/2014 - Update on Lymphoma from the 2014 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting LCInteractive TeleconferenceW, Dec 17, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.760-834-3798 Annual Update from... more
  • November 2014
    Calendar - 10/31/2014 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC Medications for Treatment and Prevention of Osteoporosis ACNational Osteoporosis FoundationM, Dec 1, 11 a.m. to noonMarie Simard,... more
  • October 2014
    Calendar - 10/13/2014 - Spirometry (Lung Capacity) Screening Day — Free, by Appointment OnlyW, Oct 22, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. ACCristina Landa, BS, RCP, RRT, AE-C, Respiratory Care Discharge... more
  • September 2014
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 09/09/2014 - Even though our calendars tell us it is fall, our thermometers say otherwise. Eisenhower’s fall calendar of events and lectures is filling up.  October... more
  • August 2014
    September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - 08/12/2014 - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is hosting a Prostate Awareness Lecture Series thoughtout the month. Listed below are several of the offerings.  Go to... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    All In The Family - 03/06/2014 - Family. It’s a theme that suffuses the personal and professional lives of physicians Anne Montgomery, MD, and Glen Stream, MD, who joined Eisenhower Primary Care 365 in... more
  • July 2014
    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
  • June 2014
    Calendar - 06/11/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking Now! Series... more
  • May 2014
    Calendar west - 05/13/2014 - Exercise: Does It Really Matter? LCLunch and Learn for Breast Cancer Patients and SurvivorsW, May 28, noon to 1:30 p.m.Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational... more
  • April 2014
    A Happy Camper - 03/03/2014 - “I’ve known too many people diagnosed with lung cancer when it’s too late,” says Palm Springs resident Sanford (Sandy) Norian. “I’m a very fortunate camper, thanks to... more
  • March 2014
    Calendar - 03/14/2014 - Neuromodulation: A New World in Pain Control ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Lecture SeriesTU, Mar 25, 5:30 to 7 p.m.Hazmer Cassim, DO, DABPM, Physical Medicine... more
  • February 2014
    Calendar - 02/18/2014 - Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: Aromatherapy LCLunch and LearnW, Feb 26, noon to 1 p.m.Rosemary Flaherty, RN, BSN, Breast Nurse SpecialistOngoing fourth W monthly... more
  • January 2014
    Protect Yourself and Our Community from the Flu - 01/30/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center is asking community members to kindly comply with the following recommendations through approximately March 31, 2014: If a loved one is in... more
  • December 2013
    You Can Save Your Life if You Pay Attention - 11/01/2013 - A couple of months after Rebecca Walters, 32, gave birth to her fourth child (“the easiest delivery I ever had”), she began feeling as if something wasn’t right. “I... more
  • November 2013
    Eisenhower Auxiliary’s Five Star Gala - 11/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary’s annual fund-raising dinner dance is scheduled for Saturday, December 7 at 6 p.m. at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa... more
  • October 2013
    Eisenhower’s Fall Line-Up Proves to be Action... - 10/17/2013 - With the summer months waning and cool mornings becoming part of our daily routine, Eisenhower is preparing for an active fall season.  Please note the many... more
  • September 2013
    Eisenhower Joins Historic Cancer Research Effort - 09/17/2013 - One of Three Hosts Sites in Coachella Valley The American Cancer Society is conducting a large-scale, long-term study looking at the lifestyle, environmental and... more
  • August 2013
    It’s Berry Good For You! - 01/01/2013 - One of the best weapons in fighting cancer could be your fork.“Whether you want to prevent cancer or are currently fighting it, it’s important to provide your body with... more
  • July 2013
    Eisenhower Named 2013 Most Wired Two Years in a... - 07/12/2013 - For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health care facilities, according to the results of... more
  • June 2013
    The Residents Are Here! - 06/13/2013 - Twenty-two medical school graduates will begin their residency program at Eisenhower Medical Center on June 24. Sixteen residents will spend the next three years... more
  • May 2013
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 03/01/2013 - 1. Browse Your Photo Albums Spend some time flipping through some old photo albums or an electronic tablet and take a trip down memory lane. You may find yourself... more
  • April 2013
    Calendar - 04/15/2013 - Peripheral Neuropathy ACHealthy Night OutW, Apr 24, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Mark Bouffard IV, MD, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine760-568-1234. $8 for... more
  • March 2013
    Eisenhower’s New Residency Programs Fill All... - 03/15/2013 - This summer, Eisenhower Medical Center will welcome 22 medical school graduates to its residency programs. The Coachella Valley’s first Teaching Hospital recently... more
  • February 2013
    Got CAD? Get Checked, Go Exercise - 01/01/2013 - Exercise is good for just about everyone, including those with coronary artery disease (CAD). Generally, exercise training improves functional capacity and reduces... more
  • January 2013
    Everyday Fitness Regimen - 01/01/2013 - Before we had gyms, Zumba®, spin classes and pedestrian boot camp, we had chores — unadorned, everyday basic chores. We trimmed trees and pushed lawnmowers, scrubbed... more
  • December 2012
    DATES - 11/01/2012 - For some reason, dates cannot seem to get the respect they deserve. People either love them or, well…don’t. It’s time to revisit the common notions about the tiny,... more
  • November 2012
    Eisenhower Recognizes Lung Cancer Awareness Month - 11/15/2012 - November is recognized nationally as Lung Cancer Awareness Month — 30 days to focus on raising awareness and providing education about lung cancer prevention and... more
  • October 2012
    Eisenhower’s Center for Family Medicine - 10/15/2012 - One of the most important objectives in health care today is the training and recruitment of primary care physicians — family medicine and internal medicine — to meet... more
  • September 2012
    Need Your Blood Pressure Checked? - 09/13/2012 - The Eisenhower  Healthy Living Resource Center, located on the main campus in Rancho Mirage in the Kiewit Building, Suite 103, provides complimentary blood... more
  • August 2012
    Desert Cardiology Center Formally Aligns with... - 08/13/2012 - As of August 1, Eisenhower Medical Center and Desert Cardiology Center announced their newly licensed relationship as Eisenhower Desert Cardiology Center, formally... more
  • July 2012
    Inpatient Rehabilitation Center Receives... - 07/09/2012 - Eisenhower Inpatient Rehabilitation Center is proud to announce that it has received a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation... more
  • June 2012
    Treating Osteoporosis and Urinary Incontinence in... - 06/15/2012 - Osteoporosis and urinary incontinence are two conditions that affect both men and women but are largely associated with the female population. Recent figures estimate... more
  • May 2012
    Eat Your Greens - 05/10/2012 - Greens for breakfast, greens for lunch, greens for dinner, and green smoothies just about any time — at Palm Greens Café in Palm Springs, the marriage of greens and... more
  • April 2012
    Hemp Seed—Super Food - 04/15/2012 - Mention the word hemp and most people will stare blankly, conjure up images of thick rope or wonder if they should turn you in to the police. Although the hemp plant is... more
  • March 2012
    Calendar - 03/01/2012 - Importance of Water to Your Health PLPalm Springs Public Library SeriesTU, Mar 20, 6 to 7 p.m.Russell Grant, MD, Urgent Care Medicine/ Internal Medicine760-969-7770,... more
  • February 2012
    Comprehensive, Compassionate Care - 02/10/2012 - What’s in a name? When it comes to the Center for Geropsychiatry at Eisenhower Medical Center, this clinical moniker doesn’t do justice to the compassionate and... more
  • January 2012
    7th Annual Modernism Week - 01/01/2012 - Palm Springs Modernism Week, one of the country’s most popular annual events celebrating mid-century modern design, architecture and culture, is slated for February 16... more
  • December 2011
    Sports Medicine - 12/01/2011 - Historically, Sports Medicine has been synonymous with sideline orthopedic surgeons rushing to the aid of a football player, tennis star or golf great. But in recent... more
  • November 2011
    Luscious Lorraine - 11/01/2011 - For as long as she could remember, Lorraine Ornelas wanted to be a pastry chef. Growing up in the Bay Area, a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in the world,... more
  • October 2011
    Upcoming Events - 10/01/2011 - Role of the Hospitalist ACHealthy Night OutW, Oct 19, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Patricia Avila, MD, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute Mehrdad Abbasi, MD, Internal... more