Greg Westwood, MD, PhD

CHFM Faculty

Greg Westwood, MD, PhD Greg Westwood, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Family Medicine at Old Town
25827 SE Highway 19
Old Town, Florida 32680
(352) 542-0068 Fax: (352) 542-1843
e-mail: gregwest@ufl.edu

Professional Biography

Greg Westwood, M.D., PhD., joined the University of Florida College of Medicine in September 2016 as Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine. Dr. Westwood works at our Family Medicine Old Town Clinic. Dr. Westwood graduated from the University of Florida with his medical degree and completed his family medicine residency at the University of Florida. He is board certified in Family Medicine.

Dr. Westwood chose Family Medicine because of the diversity of patients, pathologies, and career opportunities found only in this specialty. He has his PhD in Microbiology and Cell Science from the University of Florida. He worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at Duke University Medical Center, Department of Pathology. He has several publications from this experience and his most recent one on the role of mast cells in inflammatory bowel disease and inflammation-associated Colorectal neoplasia in IL 10 Defiant Mice.

Education/Training

Program/Degree Institution Field/Specialty
BS Southern Utah University,
Cedar City, Utah
Zoology
PhD University of Florida,
Gainesville, Florida
Microbiology and Cell Science
MD Saba University School of Medicine,
Netherlands Antilles
Medicine
Residency University of Florida,
Gainesville, Florida
Family Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • ADHD Management
  • Preventative Health Care
  • Joint Injections
  • Healthy Living
  • Dermatology Procedures