Topic Of The Day

A cataract is an opacity or clouding which is present in the normal crystalline lens of the eye.  It is a common eye condition that many people will develop during their lifetime.  Cataracts are one the world’s leading causes of progressive visual loss and can go undetected for many years.  Vision decline from cataracts typically develops later in life and cannot be corrected with glasses or contact lenses.   When the cataract gets to a certain density or irregularity, it can impact a person's q...

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News

Oct 28, 2019 Oktoberfest Brings PCMS Members Together

During a week that had NAM release a report about provider burnout that highlighted the importance of physicians not feeling isolated, PCMS Members enjoyed the latest free member Collegial Social at the TRA Lounge in Tacoma on October 24.The event had an Oktoberfest theme with outstanding German style food and beers.  The brats were so popular that...

Oct 25, 2019 2020 PCMS Board Nominations

The Nominating Committee of the Pierce County Medical Society respectfully puts forth the following slate of candidates for positions due for election to the PCMS Board of Trustees: One year terms of office--2020: Ann Goetcheus Gehl, MD--President-Elect--Primary Care/Family Medicine (Community Health Care) Dina Titova, MD--Vice President--Rheumatol...

Upcoming Events

Dec 11, 2019 2019 Annual Meeting

PCMS will gather for an evening of Fine Art and Festive Fun on Wednesday, December 11 at the Tacoma...

Feb 4, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting

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