Deborah Hatanpa, MD, joined the health care team as a member of St. Luke's Mariner Medical Clinic in November 2013.
She received her medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis and completed the school's Rural Physician Associate Program. Dr. Hatanpa completed her residency at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor.
Prior to joining St. Luke's, she practiced at Bucksport Family Medicine in Maine. Along with her medical degree, she graduated with a degree in mathematics from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth and has an MBA in risk and insurance management from the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis. Dr. Hatanpa is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.
She believes that the foundation of good patient care is a strong relationship between the patient and family physician.