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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.
Dr. Andrew C Westfall has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Andrew C Westfall has the following 11 expertise
- Retina Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Retinal Disorders
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
Dr. Andrew C Westfall is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Andrew C Westfall - Posted on November 4th, 2015
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.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Andrew C Westfall - Posted on July 27th, 2015
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.
20 Years Experience
Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1999
Dr. Andrew C Westfall Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Health Net OR PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PHCS PPO Kaiser
- Moda Health Community Care Network
- Moda Health Connexus
- Moda Health Synergy Network
- PacificSource PSN
- PacificSource SmartChoice
- PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
Providence Health System
- Providence PPO
Regence Health Plans
- Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsRETINA CONSULTANTS, 2450 12th St SE, Salem, OR
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