Women's Health Center Care Team
Thomas J. O'Connor, III, MD, FACOG
Dr. O’Connor joined Pen Bay Women’s Health in 1991. He received his medical degree from Tufts University in Boston and trained at York Hospital in York, Pa. He completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. O’Connor’s special interests are in high-risk obstetrics, infertility and laparoscopic/vaginal surgery.
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Richard W. Mellon, MD, FACOG
Dr. Mellon joined Pen Bay Women’s Health in 2011. His residency and medical degree were completed at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, N.J. Most recently he was with Abingdon Obstetrics and Gynecology in Abingdon, Va., and chief of Obstetric Service at Johnston Memorial Hospital, also in Abingdon. He is a member and fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. He has a special interest in laparoscopic surgery, and in endocrine and infertility evaluation. PBMC Physician Finder: Richard W. Mellon
Jennifer C. McKenna, MD
Katherine A. Killoran, MD
Dr. Killoran joined Pen Bay Women’s Health in 2003. She received her medical degree from Boston University and trained at the University of Colorado in Denver. She is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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Dr. McKenna joined Pen Bay Women’s Health in 2010. She received her medical degree from the University of Southern California. Her residency and internship were at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. From there, she moved to Georgia, working at women's health practices outside of Atlanta, in Lawrenceville and rural Carrollton. She is a member and fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Her medical interests include adolescent health and working with women with disabilities. She chose obstetrics and gynecology because she wanted to focus on the entire range of women's health issues.
Clara Buescher, CNM
Clara Buescher received her nursing degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich., where she worked as a public health and high-risk obstetrics nurse. She received a master’s degree with a specialty in nurse-midwifery and women's health from the University of Illinois in Chicago. At PBMC, where she has worked for 18 years, she provides routine health care for non-pregnant women as well as pregnancy, labor and birth care. She is an avid gardener and enjoys exploring the integration of medicinal herbs and health with the women she cares for.
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Lynne Frey, CNM
Lynne Frey became interested in midwifery during her first
pregnancy, while working as an electrical apprentice. She attended nursing school and worked for 10 years as a maternity nurse at Portland's Mercy Hospital. She then enrolled in the Frontier Nursing Service's midwifery program and completed her clinical educational work at Maine Medical Center and at PBMC. She began working at PBMC in 1996 and finished her master’s degree in nursing at Case Western Reserve University shortly afterward. In practicing as a midwife she particularly enjoys getting to know women and their families over time, both during their pregnancies and with gynecological and well-woman visits.
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