Health Care As It Should Be March 2014

Upcoming Events

  • Neuromodulation: A New World in Pain Control AC
    Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Lecture Series
    TU, Mar 25, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Hazmer Cassim, DO, DABPM, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/Pain Management
    760-834-7956 Read More

    Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: Relaxation and Stress Management LC
    Lunch and Learn with the Experts
    W, Mar 26, noon to 1 p.m.
    Kathleen Lubanski, ANP-BC, GNP-BC
    Ongoing fourth W of month series on various topics by Integrative Medicine team.
    760-834-3798; lunch reservation due Mar 25. Read More

    Food for Thought - Clark’s Nutrition Series
    TH, Mar 27, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Cari Sudmeier, Family Nurse Practitioner, Eisenhower Women’s Health 365
    Held at Clark’s Nutrition & Natural Foods Market, Rancho Mirage.
    760-324-4626 Read More

    Acupuncture for the Relief of Cancer Treatment Side Effects LC
    TH, Apr 3, 3 to 4 p.m.
    Deidre Braun, MS, LAc, Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist
    760-834-3798 Read More

    Bariatric Surgery Information AC
    SA, Apr 5, 10 a.m. to noon
    Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD, General Surgery
    760-778-5220 Read More

    Osteoporosis AC
    M, Apr 7, 11 a.m. to noon
    Richard Fausel, DO, Certified Clinical Densitometrist; Danielle Meglio, COTA-C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy
    760-568-1234 Read More

    A Crucial Key to Understanding Reality and Human Consciousness  AC
    Wellness Matters Speaker Series
    W, Apr 9, 6 to 8 p.m.
    Dr. Eben Alexander, Renowned Neurosurgeon and Author
    Visit or call 760-610-7360; $85 payment in advance/$95 at door. Read More

    Pediatric/Adolescent Health Issues: Pathways to More Serious Adult Diseases AC
    TH, Apr 10, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    K. Douglas Thrasher, DO, Family Medicine
    760-834-7956 Read More

    Interventional Cardiology Update AC
    The Mended Hearts, Inc.
    TH, Apr 10, 6 to 8 p.m.
    Michael Bagheri, MD, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
    760-409-8538 Read More

    Most classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit Online registration is available for most events.

    AC Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
    LC Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center

    Would you like to have someone from Eisenhower Medical Center speak to your organization on a health-related topic? Please contact Vanessa Shanks at 760-834-7956 for more information.




March 2014

  • Features

  • Eisenhower Medical Center - A National Leader in... - In July 2013, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a recommendation that individuals at high risk for lung cancer undergo annual screening... more
  • The Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine - If you would like the convenience of having one physician who can care for every member of your family, the Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine is just what the doctor... more
  • Strength Training - What if someone told you about a pill you could take to make you feel better, laugh more and enjoy life with renewed vigor? And what if that pill could lessen the... more
  • Thinking Outside the Cereal Box - Let’s face it. Most of us grew up pouring “the most important meal of the day” from a cardboard box, excluding, perhaps, hearty-breakfast types like farmers and... more
  • Highlights

  • Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes - For nearly two decades, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® has educated thousands interested in learning more about a disease the World Health Organization has... more
  • Upcoming Events

  • Calendar - Cancer Information on the Internet PLPalm Springs Public Library SeriesTU, Mar 18, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.Alison Mayer Sachs, MSW, CSW, OSW-C, Community Outreach Director,... more
  • Calendar - 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
  • Calendar - 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