Gina Westhoff
Legacy Health Partners

Gina Westhoff, MD

Specialist

  • My Specialties:

    Gynecologic Oncology, Board-certified
  • Languages:

    English, Interpreters available for other languages
  • Gender:

    Female

PATIENT RATING: 5.0 OUT OF 5 ( 102 RATINGS & 53 COMMENTS)

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Where I see patients

Legacy Medical Group-Gynecologic Oncology

Legacy Medical Group-Gynecologic Oncology

About Me:

Trained at the nation’s finest medical institutions, Dr. Westhoff is a thoughtful physician with advanced surgical skills. She graduated AOA from Hopkins, received the resident research award at OHSU, and completed her fellowship in gynecologic oncology at UCSF/Stanford's highly respected joint program. There, Dr. Westhoff gained expertise in the surgical and clinical care of patients with a variety of gynecologic cancers. She is focused on continuing her work to improve the standard of care through the use of minimally invasive surgical methods and Enhanced Recovery After Surgery pathways. Dr. Westhoff is highly regarded by previous patients for her warmth and compassion. Her humility is a reflection of the values she learned growing up in a small farm community and her time teaching middle school science. Her commitment to service for others includes traveling to Ethiopia to perform prolapse surgeries and developing an after school anatomy class for at-risk youth.

Education:
Fellowship: UCSF / Stanford University
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Year I Started Practice: 2008
Hospitals Served: Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center

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5.0 out of 5     102 Ratings     53 Comments

Jun 18, 2021
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great oncologist and knew and spoke to our other doctors to find the best care for the situation i was in.

Jun 11, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff is the best

Jun 4, 2021
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Dr. West Hoffa and her office staff are always friendly and attentive to my needs.

May 28, 2021
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She scheduled me for surgery a couple days after she knew I had ovarian cancer.

May 20, 2021
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Dr Westhoff is always fully present and unhurried when we meet and also she & her staff always answer my many questions via the MyHealth portal

May 14, 2021
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I am extremely fortunate to be in Dr. Westhoff's care.

Apr 23, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff is the very best doctor I have had in my lifetime. I Love her and her caring manner.

Apr 23, 2021
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my whole experience I have felt humbled to have such a great team helping me through this most difficult health situation. They are knowledgeable and have provided me with great care. great team.

Apr 22, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff is very friendly and knowledgable as is her staff.

Apr 22, 2021
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excellent physician and oncologist. always friendly and courteous. She knows her patients and is a superb surgeon. Should any acquaintance need an oncologist, I would always recommend Dr. Westhoff.

Apr 22, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff is most excellent. The only downside is my reason for being in her care. She operated on me (hysterectomy) and is treating me for uterine cancer. I have absolutely no complaints and would not hesitate to recommend her.

Apr 9, 2021
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Very helpful in explaining what was my problem and how would be fixed.

Mar 26, 2021
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Gina is like a family member. Love her.

Mar 25, 2021
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it was great as usual.. I got lost on my way and was ten minutes late.. yet they saw me immediately .. of course I apologized.d

Mar 18, 2021
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I appreciate Dr. Westhoff's patience, compassion, empathy, listening skills, and thoroughness of care. I am fortunate to be receiving care through her office.

Mar 12, 2021
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she is very good!

Mar 12, 2021
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the doctors and everyone in the office and at the hospital were very kind and took good care of me.

Mar 11, 2021
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My experience with Dr. Westhoff and the entire team, coordinating it from the start to end was an excellent and smooth process with each step leading up to the surgery. This was my second but first major surgery and was very anxious about the whole idea of not knowing whether the outcome was at the end. I'm glad it was a positive result. There was a little set back during the healing phase and was alarmed by it, but remembered having team reviewing and explaining post-op symptoms and risks. I'm glad and appreciated the physician assistant being available to answer my questions and concerns during the wee hours of the morning that weekend. She even had me take pictures to send to her personal cell phone to evaluate my symptoms. Although, needing to follow up and reminding often with getting OFLA and other necessary forms to be completed, it did get done right away when called. Dr. Westhoff being in and out of the office, as she also works at another hospital during the week, I know they're a busy office. Dr. Westhoff is an experienced and knowledgeable surgeon with a great and sweet personality that makes you feel at ease.

Mar 5, 2021
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Always treated with respect.

Mar 4, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff is very informative, thorough, patient, sweet. I really like her. I have seen Dr. Westhoff in the clinic & spoken to her once on the phone. I'm very impressed.

Mar 4, 2021
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Excellent experience each visit.

Feb 26, 2021
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very knowledgeable, made me comfortable with diagnostic decisions for surgery.

Feb 5, 2021
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I feel so unashamed talking about my gynecological questions.

Jan 28, 2021
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Dr. Westhoff always explains issues in an understandable yet not simplistic way. When I have asked for them, she and her office have quickly provided me with legitimate reading resources so I don't have to go to Dr. Google. Everybody always answers my questions promptly through the MyHealth portal. Her staff are also friendly and knowledgeable and seem to be happy to work with her. Dr. Westhoff appears to be very engaged in her work, patients, and research.

Jan 22, 2021
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everything good

Jan 15, 2021
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I was made to feel very comfortable. The provider and staff were very professional.

Jan 8, 2021
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Seeing an oncologist is never easy, but Dr. Westhoff made me feel at ease and well taken care of.

Jan 7, 2021
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I thought I would be seeing the doctor. instead I was seen by a PA-C. Dhe was very nice and I liked her. It just wasn't what I expected.

Dec 18, 2020
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I have cancer and have been under Dr Westhoff's care since August 2018 and have always been treated with respect and had her full attention during every visit. Her office team also has made me feel like family. you have a very gifted and caring Dr.

Dec 18, 2020
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Dr. Westhoff and her team are some of the best providers I have ever seen. I have referred many to them.

Dec 11, 2020
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Dr.Westhoff is exceptionally kind and understanding. One of the very best doctors I've ever been to.

Dec 11, 2020
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Met with Physician assistant who works with Dr. Westhoff. I was very impressed with her knowledge and expertise. She explained everything very clearly. She listened to me and was respectful of my concerns asking questions to clarify any possible misinterpretations during our conversation. I felt that my concerns were respectfully acknowledged and that she was supportive in helping me determine the best plan of care for my needs.

Dec 10, 2020
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My experiences have always been good. A wonderful office staff and physician.

Dec 4, 2020
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Excellent & knowledgeable doctor.

Dec 4, 2020
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I have liked and respected Dr. Westhoff since our first meeting. I appreciate her caring manner and how she listens and responds with answers that are appropriate to my questions (indicating I know that she has listened to me). She creates an atmosphere that make it easy to talk to her and let her know if I think particular treatments are working or not working. If something is not working, she will recommend something different. I'm so glad Dr. Westhoff is my Oncologist.

Nov 20, 2020
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professional, compassionate, and not hurried. I fell well taken care of and trust her

Nov 6, 2020
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Feel like rapport is being built. First visit was intimidating and I felt like lots of assumptions were made about my lifestyle/life experiences... But I feel like it's getting better. More trust is being built.

Oct 29, 2020
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Excellent care. Knowledgeable and you know that Dr. Westhoff cares for the well being of her patients.

Oct 15, 2020
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Dr. Westhoff is a good listener and answers questions. She is very personable. She makes me feel comfortable with her.

Oct 15, 2020
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All good except for wait time in the exam room to see the doctor.

Oct 9, 2020
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Just a great overall experience. Positive, respectful front desk, friendly, yet professional doctor.

Sep 10, 2020
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Dr. Westhoff is a breath of fresh air in the medical model.

Sep 10, 2020
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Dr. Westhoff is a great combination of high level of skill & knowledge as an oncologist, as well as warmth, empathy & a good listener.

Sep 10, 2020
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I met 5 staff members prior to meeting with the dr. They were all VERY friendly and helpful. They made my visit much more pleasant!

Sep 10, 2020
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I have ovarian cancer. Dr. Gina is the best. in second remission as of [date removed]. Very happy. And, everyone is good to me.

Sep 3, 2020
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Dr. Westhoff and my primary care doctors did an excellent job to schedule exams, tests and surgery in a very timely way. Dr. Westhoff will be my recommend to anyone with a similar problem as my own.

Aug 21, 2020
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Dr Westhoff is extremely competent with a very kind bedside manner. She went out of her way to get me on her schedule as quickly as possible, performed my surgery right away and even took care of a biopsy I needed so I didn't have to return to the hospital the day after surgery. I would highly recommend this provider.

Aug 21, 2020
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No problems at all w/visit

Aug 7, 2020
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I look forward to my appointments with Dr. Westhoff. Everyone in the office is very friendly and I always feel at ease and cared for.

Aug 7, 2020
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One small critique. The dr. had a medical student talk to me, While he provided clear information, my husband was in the room and he looked at my husband instead of me when relaying the information, which was off putting considering the nature of my appt.

Aug 6, 2020
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The services were provided w/care & efficiency.

Jul 30, 2020
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All good!

Jul 30, 2020
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entire staff from receptionist to PA to doctor were friendly.. calm.. knowledgeable .. professional. they make the patient feel respected and cared for. excellent!!
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