Meet Our Family

The providers at Bedford Commons OB-GYN have come together to provide the very best of care for women at every stage in their life. Together they embody a philosophy of family-centric care – always recognizing that each woman has special needs and life-style requirements. Our providers demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm for working with each patient by adhering to extremely high standards when it comes to delivering our Obstetrics and Gynecological services.

They believe in creating a very human and personalized experience for all of our patients and along with our dedicated support staff will take every measure to ensure your needs are met in a sensitive and supportive manner. Along with their commitment to lifelong learning and study of the ever-improving methods of providing medical care, each of our physicians is board certified in their specialty – from comprehensive maternity care, high risk pregnancies and individualized birthing alternatives – to diagnostic and surgical procedures as it relates to comprehensive gynecological care. Their services range from all LifeStages™ from adolescence and the reproductive years – all the way through to postmenopausal years.

Doctors

Kenneth R. Herr, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Herr received his undergraduate degree cum laude from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, PA and his medical degree from Temple University in Philadelphia. Prior to joining Bedford Commons OB-GYN, Dr. Herr completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Rochester. He is board certified in ob...

Polyxeni S. Rounds, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Rounds is a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, New Hampshire and received her undergraduate degree summa cum laude from Bowdoin College in Maine. Following medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, she completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Roch...

Marc F. Leclair, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Leclair is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton and a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester. He is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist. Dr. Leclair is a Fellow of the American College of Obstet...

Kathryn L. Deason, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Deason lived in Iowa for 9 years while attending Cornell College and University of Iowa Medical School. And then for something completely different, she moved to Phoenix, Arizona for her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Maricopa County Hospital. This is where she met her husband, Roger Frieden, a Pediatrician, while teaching hi...

Kristen L. Bannister, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Bannister received her undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texasand her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School in Galveston. Following medical school, Dr. Bannister completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital,...

Danielle T. Albushies, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Albushies is a graduate of Dartmouth Medical School, and she completed her internship and residency at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, Strong Memorial Hospital in New York. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, and is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Albushies h...

Jennifer Weidner, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Weidner received her undergraduate degree from Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vermont, and her medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the University of Connecticut’s residency program involving the Hartford Hospital, John Dempsey Hospital, ...

Lara C. Hanlon, MD., F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Hanlon received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and her medical degree from Geisel, previously Dartmouth, Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York. Pri...

Lisbeth Murphy, MD, F.A.C.O.G.

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Dr. Murphy grew up in Upstate New York and received her undergraduate degree from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), in Rochester, NY. Following medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, she remained in Rochester to complete her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at The University of Rochester...

Nurse Practitioners

Suzanne J. Terry, APRN

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Suzanne received her Associate Degree in Nursing from New Hampshire Technical Institute, her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of New Hampshire, and her Master of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. Suzanne is certified as a Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner. Suzanne has worked as a nurse...

Megan Doherty, MSN, APRN

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Ms. Doherty is a graduate from Saint Anselm College where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati. Ms. Doherty is board certified as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner. She has six years' experience as a registered nurse in the areas of Labor and D...

Linda C. Lassonde, MSN, RNC, APRN

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Linda received her R.N. from Concord Hospital School of Nursing, her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of New Hampshire (UNH) and her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA. She is board certified as a Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner.  She ...

Christina L. Haag, APRN

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Christina is a board certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner and the Practice Administrator at Bedford Commons OB- GYN. She received her bachelor's degree in Nursing from Boston College and her master's degree at the University of Pennsylvania. Christina is often asked why she went into women's health. She thinks that one of the m...

Staff

Carolyn McMahon, R.N., Laser Services

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Carolyn received her nursing degree from New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord and is a Certified Childbirth Educator. She has 17 years of experience in Labor and Maternity Nursing as well 30 years of professional experience in women’s health. She is trained in state-of-the-art, medically-directed cosmetic and laser services. Her interes...

Kristen Herlicka, Esthetician

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Kristen graduated from New Hampshire College with an undergraduate degree cum laude in Marketing in 1997. After college, she married her college sweetheart and started a family. She was a stay-at-home mom for 15 years. During that time she got certified as a Holistic Nutrition Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. Her passion for hea...
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