About Me

As a family medicine physician, I have a special interest in preventative healthcare, chronic disease management, women’s health and mental health. I find joy in my work, as I’m able to provide all these types of care to my patients on a regular basis.

I believe that optimal health is reached by addressing a patient’s medical condition as well as his or her mental health and social situation. Ohio State is an institution that supports this through providing well rounded healthcare including psychology and psychiatry in addition to excellent care managers and social workers. It’s great being part of a medical center that provides high quality integrated care to its patients and allows me to train medical students and residents to do the same.

When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my family, exercising and traveling.

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Preventive Medicine
  • Intrauterine Devices
  • Primary Care
  • Prenatal Care

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine
6/12/2011


Mountain Area Health Education Center
6/30/2012


Mountain Area Health Education Center
6/30/2014

Academic Information

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine
7/1/2014

My Department

Family Medicine

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

106 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    5 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.7 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    5 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 01, 2019

    Love my new doctor.

  • Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019

    all good

  • Reviewed on Mar 27, 2019

    i switched my primary to come to her and she is way more in depth and caring about my health concerns

  • Reviewed on Mar 10, 2019

    No bad experiences

  • Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019

    Good care.

  • Reviewed on Feb 15, 2019

    everything was great

  • Reviewed on Feb 10, 2019

    excellent and caring doctor

  • Reviewed on Feb 07, 2019

    She always has a smile, always listen to what your concerns are, and explain things so you understand what she is saying. Takes time w/you and you don't feel rushed. GREAT DOCTOR!!!

  • Reviewed on Feb 07, 2019

    Great answering questions

  • Reviewed on Feb 05, 2019

    The doctor is extremely thoughtful and very detailed in every way possible.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Westphal has reported no relationships with companies or entities.