Alison Westfall, M.D., joins University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine as clinical faculty

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Alison Westfall, M.D.

Alison Westfall, M.D., FACOG has joined the department of OB-GYN at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med), and is now accepting patients in the UNR Med Women's Health Center. 

Alison Westfall, M.D., FACOG has joined the department of OB-GYN at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med), and is now accepting patients in the UNR Med Women's Health Center.

Dr. Westfall will provide comprehensive obstetrical and gynecological care to women in Reno and northern Nevada. As part of UNR Med Women's Health Center, Dr. Westfall will provide patients with a range of services including:  total obstetrical care, well-woman exams, breast health, menopausal management, STD testing, counseling and treatment, contraceptive counseling and management, management of chronic pelvic pain, sexual health, HPV vaccination, infertility evaluation, and gynecologic surgical treatment.  

As a clinical faculty member, Dr. Westfall will also teach, train and mentor future doctors and medical providers in obstetrics and gynecology and about the importance of women's health across specialties.  

Prior to joining UNR Med, Dr. Westfall practiced obstetrics and gynecology with OB/GYN Associates in Reno, providing compassionate and high-quality care to thousands of women for 16 years. She earned her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and completed residency training at the University of Nevada School of Medicine Department of OB/GYN in Las Vegas.  

For information about the specific services offered at UNR Med's Women's Health or to make an appointment, call (775) 784-4414. UNR Med Women's Health is located inside the Center for Molecular Medicine on the UNR Med campus, Suite 230, at 1664 N. Virginia Street, Reno. Hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Media Contacts

Julie Ardito, APR
Senior Director, Advancement and Engagement
Office: (775) 784-6006

Tessa Bowen
Communications Manager, Advancement and Engagement
Office: (775) 682-9254

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is a community-based, research-intensive medical school with a statewide vision that has served Nevada for 50 years. The state's first public medical school, UNR Med fosters a healthy Nevada through excellence in medical education, medical care, research and community engagement, within a culture of respect, compassion and inclusion. Through targeted growth and investment in research, clinical services, education and outreach, UNR Med is improving the future of health care. For more information, visit our 50th anniversary website.

Released: Tuesday March 5, 2019 @ 5:00 AM