Pen Bay Medical Center has announced that Dr. Karl Santiago will join its pediatric practice to meet the growing demand for pediatric care in the Midcoast region.

Santiago recently completed his residency at Maine Medical Center in Portland. He earned his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. In addition to having worked as a medical educator with a focus on pediatrics, Santiago has served on several research teams, including one that assessed water purification practices in rural Haiti.

Santiago is accepting new patients. To make an appointment, contact Pen Bay Pediatrics at 301-5600.