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Infórmate sobre las noticias médicas más relevantes alrededor del mundo y la región. Lee nuestros tips médicos escritos por expertos.

April, 2018

  • 24 April

    Interventional Radiology in the Imperial Valley

    -Editorial The field of Interventional Radiology has been in constant development for over fifty years, following the pioneering work of Dr. Charles Dotter, who is credited with being the first physician to perform angioplasty of an artery in the leg for peripheral artery disease. Since that time, the field has …

  • 21 April


    By: Dr. Elton Gómez, specialist in stem cells. Since 1988, there has been experiments with placental implantation, which was applied anecdotally, for the treatment of diabetic patients and patients with rheumatoid arthritis, with the approval of the use of metformin in 1995 by the American authorities to treat diabetes, the …

February, 2018

  • 3 February

    Pioneers Memorial Breaks Ground on Surgery Expansion Project

    -Editorial Pioneers Memorial Hospital District celebrated along with dignitaries and business people from all over the Imperial Valley the groundbreaking of the surgery expansion that will raise the bar of medical services in the Imperial Valley. In a special ceremony held on Friday, February 2nd, at the front lawn of …

January, 2018

  • 24 January


    The community is invited to a physiotherapy congress the coming February 8, 9 and 10. Mexicali B.C. on January 23, 2018.- With the purpose of promoting Mexicali as a cutting-edge city in Medical Tourism and training in this sector, the “First International Congress of Physiotherapy” will be held in the …

  • 20 January

    Altruistic doctor in Mexicali consults patients for only $100 pesos ($5.50USD)

    -Editorial Over time, medical services in the border cities are increasingly costly and unreachable for the low-income population. For those who don’t have access to health insurance on the north or south side of the border, it is expensive and almost unaffordable to receive quality medical care. There are excellent …

  • 14 January

    Cell Therapy Congress Takes Place in the City of Guadalajara

    By: Dr. Elton Gómez, stem cell specialist In recent days, in the beautiful city of Guadalajara Jalisco as framework, the last conference on cell therapy took place, where topics such as therapeutic approach with stem cells in population of limited resources, therapy with placental implantation were addressed, as well as …

  • 12 January

    Calexico Health Center to Have Expansion

    -Editorial The Calexico Health Center will have a well needed expansion very soon. Pioneers Memorial Hospital and members of the community gathered to witness the groundbreaking ceremony that will kick-off the construction of a new building that will help the clinic expand their services in Calexico. New construction will add over …

December, 2017

  • 12 December

    The Importance of Getting The Flue Shot

    Winter season is here and now it’s the appropriate time to get your flu shot and avoid influenza. According to the Center of Disease Control, influenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu infection can result in hospitalization or …

November, 2017

  • 11 November


    By: Dr. Elton Gomez, Expert in Stem cells The life extension, as well as the elimination of diseases related to aging, is the main priority for many researchers around the world, a border so far difficult to cross is finally opening for human race. Through new discoveries in molecular genetics, …

  • 10 November

    Pioneers Memorial Continues Growth in Medical Imaging & New Physicians

    Local Valley Physician Comes Back to Join Intervention Radiology Team   (BRAWLEY, CA) – In order to meet the growing demand of Imperial Valley patients, improve clinical and operational capabilities and reduce radiation dose in CT imaging, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District has invested in an additional TOSHIBA Aquilion 64 CT SYSTEM with the VeloCT console. …