Pediatrics Providers

Ensuring that our community’s children grow healthy and strong

Saika Somjee, MD

Location: North Yuma Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics / Pediatric Hematology – Oncology
Associate Medical Director, Sunset Health since 2011.
Med School: Seth G. S. Medical College, Mumbai, India, graduated June 1993
Residency: Pediatric Residency Degree in 1996 from Lokmanya Tilak Medical College, Mumbai, India. Pediatric Residency Degree Louisiana State University Health Science Center New Orleans, LA, completed training June 2007
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Louisiana State University Health Science, New Orleans, completed training June 2005
Certification: Board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2007. Board certified with the American Sub-Board of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 2009
Preceptor: Northern Arizona University, University of Arizona, Yuma Regional Medical Center. Supervises physician assistants, preceptor for nurse practitioner/medical students and family practice residents. Member on Panel for Cancer Committee at Yuma Regional Medical Center, (YRMC) since 2012. Director of Clinical Education at Sunset Health since 2013. Director of Clinical Education (Outpatient Pediatrics), Family Practice Residency Program, YRMC, July 2013 through December 2020. Regional Director of Medical Education, A.T. Still University PA Program, teaching collaboration with Sunset Health since August 2018.
Academic Appointment- Director of Pediatrics Clinical Education Outpatient, YRMC Family Medicine Residency Program
Joined Sunset July 2007

Mwela N. Asombang, MD

Location: Yuma Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics
Med School: Kasturba Medical College, Karnataka, India, graduated March 2005
Residency: Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, completed training June 2013
Certification: Board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2014
Joined Sunset September 2013

Jay Kumar, MD

Location: Yuma Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics
Med School: Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Pakistan, graduated February 2006
Residency: Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York Medical College, New York, NY, completed training June 2016
Certification: Board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2017
Joined Sunset August 2016 

Fnu Pardeep, MD

Location: San Luis Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics
Med School: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, graduated April 2009.
Residency: Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, completed training June 2017.
Certification: Board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2017
Joined Sunset August 2017

Samantha A. Marquez, PA-C

Location: San Luis Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Physician Assistant
Med School: A.T. Still University, Meza, AZ, graduated September 2020
Certification: Board certified with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, 2021.
Joined Sunset March 2021

Amy C. Wise, DNP, ARNP, CPNP-PC

Location: Somerton
Specialty: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
School: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, graduated July 2016
Certification: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, 2016
Joined Sunset December 2016