At The Palmdale Regional Medical Center Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.

Now Open: The Birth Place at Palmdale Regional

October 18, 2021

We’re delivering babies now that our brand-new maternity unit is open! Discover where love is born.

What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer

September 23, 2021

Jaspreet Parihar, MD, explains screenings, risk factors, treatment and more.

Helping a Hero to Heal

September 21, 2021

A retired firefighter paramedic recovers from neck surgery and goes from being the caregiver to being the care receiver.

A Lifeline for Renal Failure Patients

August 26, 2021

Learn about the fistula procedures that Dr. Phong Dargon performs, as well as their benefits.

Help for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

August 26, 2021

Therapists at Palmdale Regional’s Rehabilitation and Orthopedic Institute can help to lessen pain and return function to hands and forearms.

It’s Almost Here … The Birth Place at Palmdale Regional

June 29, 2021

We’ve been expecting! Palmdale Regional is excited to announce that our new OB and maternity unit, The Birth Place, will arrive later this summer.

Your COVID-19 Vaccine Questions Answered

May 14, 2021

From new variants to possible herd immunity – Infectious Disease Specialist Jonathan Truong, MD, discusses key vaccine topics in three short Q&A videos.

Medical Emergencies Cannot Wait

March 16, 2021

It's important to call 911 or get to the nearest emergency room when you or a loved one experience signs of possible heart attack or stroke.

Why You Should Consider a Colorectal Cancer Screening

March 16, 2021

Marjun Philip Duldulao, MD, says that testing is key to preventing the third-most-common cancer among men and women.

Take Charge of Your Kidney Health

March 16, 2021

There are ways to care for your kidneys to help reduce your risk of developing chronic kidney disease (CKD). Learn more from Dr. Bassel Hadaya.

Emergency Care with Compassion

December 4, 2020

A busy mom talks about the ER care she received at Palmdale Regional and what stood out.

Keeping It Real with COVID-19

July 26, 2020

Healthcare Heroes speak from the heart about their experiences caring for patients and living through history.

Mom Reunites With Family After Surviving COVID-19

July 2, 2020

Maria Herrera recovered from COVID-19 and thanked her Healthcare Heroes on the front lines. "Because of them, I'm still here."

Cheers to a Special Dad!

June 30, 2020

Gerry Smith was working in the lab at Palmdale Regional when he received an unexpected delivery to sweeten his day.

Sewing for a Special Cause

June 28, 2020

Volunteers support front-line workers, one mask at a time. They've made thousands.