Topic Of The Day

Sleep apnea is a disorder of collapse of the airway when a person is asleep.  It is often seen in individuals who are overweight or who have a small airway.  It can also commonly be seen in children who have large tonsils and adenoids.  Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is often characterized by loud snoring, disturbed sleep and daytime sleepiness.  It is estimated that 2-4% of the general population has this problem....

With PCMS at 130, how do you feel the physician profession has evolved since 1888?

News

Jan 11, 2018 PCMS 130

The Pierce County Medical Society celebrates its 130th birthday in 2018.  It is an indication of the longevity of the physician profession in our community, in our nation, and in our civilization that PCMS was founded the year before Washington was admitted as a state and like the Evergreen State itself, has evolved over the nearly century and a ha...

Dec 7, 2017 Medal of Honor Recipient Speaks to PCMS

The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Pierce County Medical Society was conducted during the evening of December 6 at the Tacoma Country and Golf Club.  Attendees were greeted by festive decorations and holiday music performed by members of the terrific Tacoma Youth Symphony.  Gifts for women and children were dropped off for distribution to the YWCA Shel...

Upcoming Events

Mar 6, 2018 Board of Trustees Meeting

Dinner starts at 6:10 pm and the meeting starts at 6:30 pm....

Apr 3, 2018 Board of Trustees Meeting

Dinner starts at 6:10 pm and the meeting starts at 6:30 pm....