Beth E. Skrypzak, MD - Physician and Surgeon, Gynecology, Portland, OR

Provider Bio

Beth Skrypzak, MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon at Northwest Gynecology Center in Portland, Oregon.

About the Provider

Dr. Skrypzak enjoys meeting patients, investigating their healthcare concerns and being able to offer options for their treatment—guiding them in making choices that will best suit their lives. She strives for the least invasive path possible before recommending surgery. Her clinical interests include alternatives to hysterectomy, minimally invasive surgery, vulvar health and dermatology, menopause, osteoporosis and preventative health.

Dr. Skrypzak has received regional and national awards for teaching and clinical practice, and has also served in leadership positions in private practice and on hospital staff. She was voted twice by her peers as a Seattle Magazine "Top Doctor." She was a clinical instructor at the University of Washington School of Medicine and is currently on staff at Oregon Health and Science University. 

Dr. Skrypzak has two teenage girls and enjoys skiing, cycling and gardening.

Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 1994

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, University of Vermont (now Fletcher Allen Hospital), 1992

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, University of Vermont (now Fletcher Allen Hospital), 1989

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, Hahnemann University School of Medicine (Now Drexel University), 1988

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Biology/Chemistry, Gannon University, 1984

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • International Society for Clinical Densitometry

  • North American Menopause Society

  • Oregon Medical Association

Awards

  • Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine, 2002
  • Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine, 2000

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (315)
  • Patient Comments (25)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.63 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.68 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.76 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.66 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.69 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.58 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.65 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.75 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.72 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.74 out of 5
  • 12/21/2021

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    Dr. Skyrpzak was very experienced, professional, thorough, and friendly. I was very happy with the care I received.

  • 12/20/2021

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    I know I am in the very best hands whenever I see Dr. Skrypzak. She listens and gives me the very best information to improve my health and well being.

  • 12/13/2021

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    Dr. Skrypzak is very knowledgeable about my health history and is easy to speak with.

  • 11/29/2021

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    My Dr. took the time to read her notes and asked me about my family and situation, I felt special and nice that she cared enough to look at notes about me before we talked.

  • 11/22/2021

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    The doctor was very thorough and took time to explain and educate me on matters. I really appreciate that.

  • 11/08/2021

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    She was SO amazing. Loved her.

  • 11/01/2021

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    The clinic is very good, will recommend

  • 10/25/2021

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    Dr. Skrypzak is an amazing provider and I always feel listened to and cared for

  • 10/19/2021

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    All of the nurses and technicians were just great. And Dr. Skrypzak is honestly amazing.

  • 10/11/2021

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    Appreciated her willingness to do some research on my condition while I was still there and report back.

  • 10/11/2021

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    Dr. Skrysak gave me excellent info about a DEXA after 2 or 3 years on Alendranate, to guide further treatment, so I could share it with my PC. She also told me about 'Aquaphor' for moisturizing the vulva. I got some immediately, and it helped. Didn't know how often to apply it, and am sorting it out.

  • 10/07/2021

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    She is an excellent doctor. Caring, thorough and honest

  • 10/04/2021

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Mary Skrypzak was so prefessional and personable. She explained my situation so carefully and even with a drawing. I give her the highest kudos. I went to her for a second opinion and what a contrast to the pushy and mechanical doctor I saw before!

  • 10/04/2021

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    An excellent first visit to establish with Dr. Skrypzak

  • 09/14/2021

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    Feel cared for. Really like talking about life with her.

  • 09/13/2021

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    Visit felt rushed

  • 09/09/2021

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    Excellent, caring & professional care

  • 09/07/2021

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    My doctor was, kind, supportive and thorough. She is helping me to make future plans for my condition having me have more tests to make future decisions.

  • 08/31/2021

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    Always pleasant

  • 08/30/2021

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    I very much appreciated Dr. Skrypzak's knowledge, personal concern, and friendly, warmth.

  • 08/16/2021

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    I really appreciate my Dr! Thank you for caring.

  • 06/29/2021

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    She remembers things about my life which makes me feel like she regards me as a person not just a patient

  • 06/29/2021

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    She is friendly and helpful

  • 05/25/2021

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    Dr. Skrypzak is great!

  • 05/13/2021

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    I am beyond grateful for the kindness and patience from all the staff who helped me. So extremely friendly and made me feel so comfortable. I will be forever sharing nothing but good remarks regarding this facility. Thank you.

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