Sima Stein, MD

Pediatrics & Pediatric Rheumatology

Dr. Sima Stein MD PHD FAAP

Dr. Stein has been a practicing physician specializing in Pediatrics for many years. She was born and raised in Russia, and graduated from the Moscow Medical Institute in 1974. She did her internship, residency and fellowship as well as Ph.D. and post doctorate program at the Institute of Pediatrics of Moscow.

Her family moved from Russia to the USA in 1991, where she continued her medical training at the Methodist Hospital and Cornell University Medial Center. Dr. Stein also served as a clinical instructor at the department of pediatrics at the Stanford University Medical Center.

She has worked on the International Rheumatology Study Group projects regarding treatment in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and has also authored articles in several research publications. Dr. Stein has been featured in San Jose Magazine Top Doctors issue, and she has received high scores by insurance reviews.

Dr. Olga Kashlinskaya

Dr. Olga Kashlinskaya (Doctor Olga) joined our practice in February of 2008. She graduated from Moscow State Medical Institute, Russia, in 1980. Dr. Kashlinskaya completed her residency and fellowship in pediatric pulmonology (respiratory disorders) at the Scientific Institute of Pediatrics and Children’s Surgery, Moscow, Russia. From 1984 to 1996, she has published 7 scientific articles.

In 1991 Dr. Kashlinskaya received her Ph.D. with a thesis about the treatment of asthma in children.

Her family then moved to the USA, where Dr. Kashlinskaya successfully fulfilled all requirements to obtain a California medical license. Her work history has included a pediatric residency at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, Patterson, NJ/Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New Jersey from 1996 to 1999. Since 1999 she has been a staff pediatrician at Manzanita and Harbor Medical Clinic in Sacramento, as well as an attending physician at Mercy San Juan Hospital.

Dr. Kashlinskaya speaks fluent English, Russian, and Ukrainian, and enjoys reading, music, and traveling in her spare time.

Dr. Sundus Ali

Dr. Sundus Ali is a graduate of Dow Medical College, Pakistan. She completed her residency training in Pediatrics from New York Methodist Hospital. In summer of 2011 she got married and decided to settle in the bay area. She went on to receive her California State medical License and joined our clinic as locum general pediatrician soon after. Dr Ali speaks Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi. We are glad to welcome Dr Ali to our practice.

Dr Ali’s personality has always seemed to gravitate towards the welfare of the young ones. She volunteered on and off during medical school at an orphanage for children with special needs. Besides having a passion for working with children she is fond of reading and travelling.

Suing Siameng

Suing received her Bachelor of Arts in Cognitive Neuroscience at University of California, Berkeley. She went on to complete her nursing education at Yale University where she received her Master of Science in nursing specializing in Pediatric care. Her clinic experience includes pediatric primary care, obese/over-weight and at-risk children, nutrition education, as well as school health. She is licensed to practice as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner by the California Board of Nursing and is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She is fluent in Mandarin and enjoys cooking, eating good food, and spending time with her family. She is very excited to be joining Dr. Stein in her clinic!

Practice Staff

Cynthia Jaimes

Cindy has been working for Dr Stein for several years. Cindy believes that the most fulfilling part of working for this office is developing relationships with patients and their families. Seeing most patients grow from newborns to seeing them enter into kindergarten and beyond. Cindy has three children of her own and looks forward to seeing your child grow in our practice as well.

Uyen Le

Uyen is our Biller. Uyen has been working for Dr Stein since May of 2009. She has two children and loves being with her family. Uyen really enjoys working with families and everyone at Dr Stein's office.

Linda Torres

Linda started working in March 2011. Linda completed an Associates Degree from Western College. During the evening Linda also works at a sub acute Hospital where she cares for children with disabilities and feeding problems. Linda eventually wants to receive her RN license and believes that all her experience working with children will prepare her for her goal. Linda has been a great asset to our office.

Hien Nguyen

Hien has worked for Dr Stein for over a year. Hien graduated from Everest College as a Medical Assistant. Hien has one child and really loves being with the kids and greatly enjoys working in a pediatric office.