Dr. Truong's passion for medicine started long before medical school.
Influenced by her grandfather, who was a self-taught naturopathic doctor, Dr.
Truong was determined to pursue a life long career to positively improve
people's physical and mental health. Through her loving care, Dr. Truong
strives to empower women to take charge of their health and other life issues.

Dr. Truong was awarded a full scholarship to Tulane University in New Orleans,
where she completed her Bachelor Degree with honors in micro-cellular
biology. She subsequently accepted an additional scholarship to continue her
study of medicine at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans. Her love for
medicine deepened as she rotated through each subspecialty, but ultimately
she chose Obstetrics and Gynecology because of a deep personal connection
she felt to the specialty. She graduated top of her class and was inducted into
the Medical Honor Society Alpha-Omega-Alpha. She was bestowed the
"Distinguished Women in Medicine" award, where she was one of two chosen
from hundreds.

After completing medical school, Dr. Truong continued her training in
Obstetrics and Gynecology at the highly acclaimed U.C.S.D Medical Center.
There, she thrived as a resident, juggling the hardships of residency and new
motherhood, giving birth to her first child. Dr. Truong learned how to balance
many things in life to reach high goals and achievements. She subsequently
was elected as "Chief Resident" of the year and was named the "Most
Competent Resident Consultant" in Obstetrics and Gynecology for other

Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Truong joined Dr. Zaid and Scripps
Health. Dr. Truong is Board Certified and is an active member of the American
College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
, the California Medical Association, and
the San Diego County Medical Society. She served as "Vice Chair" at the
department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Scripps Encinitas.

Dr. Truong specializes in minimally invasive surgery, including the latest
laparoscopic techniques, and also enjoys the other areas of Obstetrics and
Gynecology. She is particularly interested in preventative care, as well as
providing high quality gynecological care. In addition to giving medical care, some
of Dr. Truong's greatest enjoyment in OB/GYN comes from getting to know her
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Sieu Truong, MD & Samina Makani, MD |
Sieu Truong, MD & Samina Makani, MD |
Sieu Truong, MD & Samina Makani, MD |
477 North El Camino Real Suite C304
Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone: (760) 635-3777
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