Meet our providers

About Our Clinic


Dr. Sindu Pillai MD

Award Winning Pediatrician

Pediatrician Dr.Sindu Pillai graduated from T.D Medical College, India in 1991. After graduation, Dr.Pillai did her residency at the Cook County Hospital, Chicago. Before setting up her practice in the Temecula Valley in 1998, Dr.Pillai practiced general pediatrics in the Western suburbs of Chicago for 3 years. Dr.Pillai's love for children and the desire to help them grow into healthy adults motivated her to choose a career in Pediatrics.

Dr.Pillai is married and has 2 children. She has a passion for classical music and dance and is a patron of Indian dance and music. In her free time, Dr.Pillai loves to spend time with her family and friends. She loves to organize and participate in various cultural activities in the community.

  • 25 years of experience with 20 years of practice in City Of Murrieta Attending Physician for Family Medicine Residency : Newborn Nursery UHS Southern California Medical Education Consortium
  • Gold Medalist From Medical School
  • Award Winner from the American Academy of Pediatrics PREP
  • Best Pediatrician Award for five consecutive years
  • Best Pediatrician Award for five consecutive years
  • Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics

Van Nguyen

Physician Assistant

Van Nguyen, PAC received her undergraduate education from University California, Irvine (UCI) in 1994 with a degree in Biological Sciences. She graduated from Physician Assistance School from Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences, College of Science and Health in June 1998.

Van has been practicing as a Physician Assistant since January 1999. She has been established in the Inland Empire area since 2007. She has experience in Family Medicine, Ob/Gyn and Pediatrics.

She is fluent in English, Vietnamese, and Spanish.
When she is not involved with patient care, she keeps busy with her family and enjoys growing and nurturing her succulent garden.

Natalie Eisenberg,PA-C

Physician Assistantt

Natalie’s journey into pediatrics began when she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from CSU San Marcos. She continued her education and graduated at the top of her class with a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from California Baptist University. During her college years, Natalie focused her passion for working with children by dedicating her time designing and participating in science related activities with K-12 students in underserved communities. Her love for educating children and her ability to communicate in a way that children could understand inspired her to choose a career in pediatrics. In her free time, Natalie enjoys doing just about anything outdoors. She loves to travel and has kept up with her goal of exploring a new part of the world each year.


Our Hospital Affiliations

Dr. Pillai has privileges at the leading hospitals located in the Murrieta area which include Rancho Springs Hospital, Inland Valley Hospital and Loma Linda Hospital, Murrieta. She is also an Attending Clinical Professor for Family Medicine Residency at Rancho Springs Hospital Murrieta, CA


Rancho Springs Hospital

-Murrieta, California

The largest childbirth center in Southwest Riverside County, 24-hour Emergency Services, Radiology Services, Inpatient/Outpatient Surgery and more.

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Inland Valley Hospital


24-hour Emergency Services (Regional Trauma Center), a nationally-ranked Weight-Loss Surgery Center of Excellence, Center for Wound Care, Radiology Services and more.

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Loma Linda Health Center

-Murrieta ,CA

Opened in 2011, Loma Linda University Medical Center – Murrieta is a 106-bed faith-based, non-profit acute care hospital, owned and operated by Loma Linda University Health.

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Patient Information

1.How long does it take to get an appointment?

Sick/problems the same day, physicals within 1-2 weeks.

Yes, she is available on her mobile phone 24/7 after hours and weekends

Receptionist will take your message and Dr Pillai will return your call on the same day . For after hours and weekend calls, Dr Pillai is available on her mobile phone to answer your calls and to take care of any medical needs for your children. Dr Pillai can coordinate the care with Emergency Rooms at local hospitals and will refer to tertiary care hospitals as needed .

Our Referral Coordinator will provide you with appropriate referrals recommended by one of our providers. Please allow up to 72 hours for urgent referrals and 7 to 10 working days for routine referrals. Our staff will contact you by phone or email with referral information once approved by your insurance company. Approved referrals can also be picked up from our office at your convenience.

Please keep in mind that referral authorizations will be determined based on your insurance in- network facilities and specialists.
For Pediatric Inpatient Services, if your child needs to be admitted, Dr Pillai recommends:
Rady’s Children’s Hospital
San Diego Loma Linda Medical Center,
Redlands Children’s Hospital Orange County

Dr Pillai and her staff will make arrangements with corresponding facilities to make sure that admission is easy and smooth at your comfort level.

No, Dr Pillai’s practice is a small solo practice and provides friendly, personalized service. Dr. Pillai has 2 Physician Assistants in her practice to accommodate patient needs.