SMHC Welcomes New Physician

August 23, 2019

yana 450Southern Maine Health Care (SMHC) is pleased to welcome Pediatrician Katherine Yanagisawa, DO, to SMHC Pediatrics in Biddeford.

Dr. Yanagisawa received her medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2016 and completed her pediatric residency at University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester. She believes it’s a privilege to serve and give back to the community that trained her.

If you wish to schedule an appointment with Dr. Yanagisawa or any of our physicians, please call SMHC’s Find a Doctor Helpline at (866) 436-6168.

About Southern Maine Health Care
Southern Maine Health Care (SMHC) is a national award-winning healthcare organization with a non-profit mission “to improve the health and health care of the communities we serve. SMHC includes a full service, acute care medical center in Biddeford, with York County’s only inpatient mental health unit. Emergency care, surgical services and diagnostic and therapy services are available at SMHC’s Medical Centers in Biddeford and Sanford. SMHC offers primary care and multi-specialty physician services, diagnostic and therapy services and Walk-In Care centers in York County communities including Biddeford, Kennebunk, Saco, Sanford and Waterboro. SMHC is Joint Commission accredited and has been recognized for quality excellence by numerous outside organizations. SMHC is part of the MaineHealth system, a growing family of health care services in northern New England. To learn more, visit

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