Dr. Springstubb has always been drawn to the sciences and medicine but
her true enjoyment comes from interacting with people. By nature, she
is enthusiastic and compassionate, which is evident in her approach to
She provides high quality, patient-centric care with a focus on patient
education and preventative care. Her goal is to empower her patients with
the tools they need to actively engage in their healthcare decisions,
and to maintain an open dialogue with them. As such, her patients view
her as part of their “support system” and feel comfortable
discussing all questions and concerns. According to Dr. Springstubb, “I
value the trust my patients place in me and I want them to be involved
in every step of their care. This partnership is essential to our success.”
Trained as an internist, Dr. Springstubb enjoys treating her adult patients
across all areas of general medicine. She has a particular interest in
women’s health, diabetes, and high blood pressure, and she participates
in clinical research and community projects in these fields.
A devotee of lifelong learning, Dr. Springstubb studied molecular biology
at Pomona College, received her medical degree from University of California,
Los Angeles (UCLA), and completed her residency at University of California,
San Diego (UCSD). She is excited that her seven years of practice have
brought her to Hoag Medical Group.
A strong believer in a balanced lifestyle, Dr. Springstubb enjoys spending
time with her husband and daughter, exploring fitness trends, and experimenting
in the kitchen. She is fluent in Spanish and Hindi and accepting new patients.