About Dr. Andrew C Westfall MD

Dr. Andrew C Westfall, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Salem, OR. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew C Westfall is Great. Dr. Andrew C Westfall has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Andrew C Westfall is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.


2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR 97302


Dr. Andrew C Westfall has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Andrew C Westfall has the following 11 expertise

  • Retina Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Blindness
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Pain
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma

Board Certifications

Dr. Andrew C Westfall is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Professor of Chemical Engineer

Dr. Westfall has two challenges: (1) he struggles to conjure compassion for his patients and (2) his company, Retina Consultants, is run like a mass production facility. Regarding (1), he is impatient with patient questions and clearly focused on getting out of the room quickly. When given kind, constructive feedback, he was absolutely not open to any reflection around his mannerisms and behavior. Regarding (2), his staff nurses do not introduce themselves by name and simply start putting in drops, doing tests, etc., without any foundational discussion. It was clear that other (older) patients had been bullied into a cattle car mentality.

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Full Review Rating Breakdown

Two Stars

This man was extremely clinical and cold. He performs laser surgery like a kid on a video game. What he is doing obviously excites him, but I seriously doubt he could tell you the color of his patient's eyes much less their name. If and when he speaks, he is patronizing and makes assumptions.

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Easy Appointment
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Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Education

    20 Years Experience

  • Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Dr. Andrew C Westfall Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net OR PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • ODS
    • Moda Health Community Care Network
    • Moda Health Connexus
    • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • PacificSource
    • PacificSource PSN
    • PacificSource SmartChoice
    • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • Providence Health System
    • Providence PPO
  • Regence Health Plans
    • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

RETINA CONSULTANTS, 2450 12th St SE, Salem, OR
Uploaded January 1, 2012


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