Janice Westphal

Janice Westphal, MD

  • Family Medicine
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-2700

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

Medical Degree

Ohio State University College of Medicine


Family Medicine
Mountain Area Health Education Center
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2014

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

My Department

Family Medicine


106 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

51 Patient Comments

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

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