OUR PROVIDERS

Kelly M. Lennon, MD

Physician/Owner
SpecialityObstetrics & Gynecology
DegreesCreighton University:
M.D Medicine
Experience20+ Years
Training and ResponsibilitiesUniversity of Florida: Residency, Chief of Staff for four years for Littleton Adventist Hospital. Dr. Lennon currently serves on the Littleton Adventist Community Board, Arapahoe Douglas Elbert Medical Society Board, Quality Assurance Committee, Patient Satisfaction Committee and Physician Technical Director for Littleton Adventist Hospital.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Scot C. Graham, MD

Physician/Owner
SpecialityHigh Risk Pregnancies, Obstetrical Ultrasound. Laparoscopy, Hysteroscopy, and Urinary Incontinence.
DegreesUniversity of California, Los Angeles. BS, Kinesiology. MD from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Experience20+ Years of medicine in the Denver Metro area
Training and ResponsibilitiesAdministrative Chief Resident: University of Colorado
Training in Central and South America with full Spanish Fluency
Work daysMonday - Friday

Kimberly Van Scriver, MD

Physician
SpecialityObstetrics and Gynecology
DegreesBachelors of Arts: Psychology from the University of California Irvine, and a Bachaelors of Science: Biology from the University of Arizona
Experience18 Years Experience
Training and ResponsibilitiesBoard Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology physician by the ACOG
Work daysMonday - Friday

Janel Brink, MD

Physician
SpecialityObstetrics care, birth control counseling, cervical dysplasia management, and minimally invasive GYN surgery
DegreesBachelors of Science in Biology from Creighton University and her doctorate from Creighton University School of Medicine.
InterestsLactation medicine & breastfeeding medicine.
Training and Responsibilities She did her OB/Gyn Residency at University of Arizona School of Medicine in Phoenix along with Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Candice Geist, D.O

Physician
SpecialityMinimally Invasive Robotic Surgery, Gyn
DegreesRocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine,
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, DaVinci Robotics Certification.
ExperienceOver 15 years of experience
Hobbies Spending time with my husband, son, and two dogs
Hiking, white water rafting, kayaking, other outdoor activities
Swimming, running, and triathlons
Work daysMonday - Friday

Kristin Shields, MD

Physician
SpecialityTeens, Preventative health, Women’s Health
DegreesKristin Shields, MD Graduated magna cum laude from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelors of Science in chemistry in 2005. She then graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine with a Medical Doctorate in 2010.
Philosophy“I believe in patient education and working as a partner with my patients to achieve their optimal state of health.”
MembershipAmerican Medical Association.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Marissa McLaughlin, WHNP

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
SpecialityTeens, Preventative health, Women’s Health
DegreesMarissa graduated from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus where she obtained her master of science degree with a specialization in Women’s Health.
MotivationMarissa’s passion for women’s health began when she was 17 years old with the chance to experience the birth of her nephew.
Hobbies exercising at OrangeTheory Fitness, playing with her golden doodle Oskar, or traveling the world with her husband.
Work daysTuesday- Friday

Cynthia “Redd” Rogers, CNP, PNNP

Certified Nurse Practitioner, Perinatal Nurse Practitioner
SpecialityMasters in High Risk Obstetric Care. National NP Certification in Well Women's Healthcare.
DegreesWent to Auburn in Alabama and completed a undergrad B.S. in Nursing at U.A.B. in Birmingham. Masters at regis University in Colorado. National Certification from the University of Colorado Health Science Center. Advanced Menopause/HRT Training.
ExperienceLabor and Delivery Nurse +10 years.
Airlife Nurse for 5 Years.
OB/GYN NP since 1997.
HobbiesDownhill Skiing with my two teenage girls. Road Trips with my husband when he is not deployed in the Air Force.
Work daysMonday - Thursday

Jean Walker, WHNP

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
Speciality“I feel passionately about empowering women to live healthy lives and feel as well as possible through all stages of life. I have special interest in the perimenopausal to postmenopausal period, hormone therapy, including BioTe, and sexual dysfunction.”
DegreesJean graduated with honors in 2008 from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She then obtained her Master’s of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University in 2018 with a specialty in Women’s Health.
ExperienceJean has been a high-risk labor and delivery nurse certified in Obstetrics for over 10 years.
MembershipsJean is a proud member of the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) as well as a member of Nurse Practitioner’s in Women’s Health (NPWH).
Work daysMonday - Friday

Sarah Stone, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife, Nurse Practitioner
SpecialityPrenatal care. Complementary therapies. Teens. Frenotomy. Gyn.
DegreesMasters of Science in Nursing with a specialty in Midwifery from the Yale School of Nursing in New Haven, Connecticut
ExperienceSarah has practiced midwifery for 10 years, and in Colorado at Lutheran Hospital, Mountain Midwifery Center, and now South Denver Midwives.
Training and ApproachIn her practice she likes to give a broad range of recommendations for both prenatal and gynecological problems that include nutrition, homeopathy, herbs, and medication. She uses a holistic approach and enjoys partnering with women to help them achieve their health goals.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Nancy Acheff, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife, IBCLC
SpecialityMenopause. Hormones. Gyn. Prenatal care. Teens. Lactation. Frenotomy.
DegreesNancy graduated from the University of Colorado, Health Science Center in 2000 as a CNM. She then worked at Kaiser in their Perinatal Home Care department where she developed her lactation knowledge and earned her IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant).
ExperienceOne of the most rewarding experiences was at a free standing birth center in the Philippines and at Mountain Midwifery Center.
Training and ApproachNancy Acheff is excited to be a part of South Denver Midwives and is looking forward to caring for you and your family. She is happy to be using her creative energy to help grow our thriving midwifery practice at Littleton and Castle Rock. Her heart is to offer the true midwifery model of care in keeping with a holistic approach.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Karen Hashemi, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife
SpecialityContraception. Prenatal care. Teens.
DegreesBachelors of Science in Nursing from Murray State University in 2001, She received her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati in 2013.
ExperienceKaren is interested in improving outcomes for women and children.
Lifestyle and ApproachWhen not at work, she enjoys gardening, volunteering, and playing with her kids.
Work daysMonday - Friday

Shelly Posey, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife
SpecialityPrenatal care. Teens.
DegreesShelly graduated from Regis University with her BSN in 1995. . She became a certified nurse midwife in 2007 after completing her
Masters of Science degree in nurse-midwifery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
PassionsShelly is passionate about supporting women through birth and loves being a midwife and caring for women throughout all stages of their life.
HobbiesIn her spare time, Shelly enjoys hiking and biking and spending time with her four kids
Work daysMonday - Friday

Dawn Clearwater, RN

Registered Nurse
SpecialityWomen’s Health, Hormone Optimization
DegreesBachelor’s of Science in Nursing from University of Northern Colorado
Experience30+ Years
Philosophy“Women’s health has always been my passion. I have helped bring many babies into the world safely. I am really enjoying learning about hormone optimization and how that improves quality of life for our patients.”
Work daysMonday - Friday