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, Former 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.
Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics Boards member
Academic Appointment- Former Director of Pediatrics Clinical Education Outpatient, YRMC Family Medicine Residency Program till 2020
Collaborator: Rocky Mountain Oral Health Network (RoMoNOH) Dental-Medical integration project- 2021
Joined Sunset July 2007

Fnu Pardeep, MD

Location: North Yuma Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics
Associate Medical Director, Sunset Health since 2021
Medical School: Down Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan. Graduated April, 2009
Residency: Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, completed training June 2017
Certifications: Board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2017
Preceptor: A.T. Still University, PA Program. Precepts / Teaches Physician Assistant students. Chamberlain University NFP Program. Precepts Nurse Practitioner students – 2019
Leader: ADHD Services, Sunset Health – 2020
Supervising Physician: Physician Assistants – 2021
Collaborator: Rocky Mountain Oral Health Network (RoMoNOH) Dental-Medical integration project – 2021
Joined Sunset August 2017

 

 

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
Preceptor: Northern Arizona University. Preceptor for Physician Assistant students
Joined Sunset August 2016

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.
Perceptor: A.T. Still University, PA Program. Precepts/ Teaches physician assistant students- 2021
Leader: ADHD Services, Sunset Health- 2021
Collaborator: Rocky Mountain Oral Health Network (RoMoNOH) Dental-Medical integration project- 2021
Joined Sunset March 2021

Sharlene SY, MD

Location: San Luis Pediatric Clinic
Specialty: Pediatrics / Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Med School: Cebu Institute of Medicine, Cebu City, Philippines, graduated May 2007
Residency: Flushing Hospital Medical Center, Flushing NY, completed training June 2019
Fellowship: Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Children’s Hospital, Bronx, NY, completed training July 2022
Certification: Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics, 2019
Joined Sunset October 2022

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
Preceptor: Grand Canyon University. Preceptor for Nurse Practitioner students
Joined Sunset December 2016