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

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and 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 (322)
  • Patient Comments (26)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.67 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.73 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.8 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.74 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.75 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.61 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.71 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.8 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.78 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.79 out of 5
  • 12/10/2020

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

    I recently lost my spouse. This is more pressing to me than any medical issue. The provider took time to talk with me about that, shared her own experience, and was totally present and concerned.

  • 12/08/2020

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

    Dr. Skrypzak is kind, thorough, very knowledgeable and explains everything in detail, conditions, possible results, what she is doing and treatment plans

  • 12/08/2020

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

    I've been seeing Dr. Skrypzak since Dr. Taitano retired and she is a perfect fit for me.

  • 11/19/2020

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    Dr. Skrypzak is an awesome doctor. So happy to have found her after Dr. Timothy Stewart retired.

  • 11/16/2020

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    Dr. Skrypsak is the best

  • 11/09/2020

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    Excellent doctor and nurse/assistant!

  • 11/09/2020

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    I have been going to Dr. Skrypzak for a few years now and like her very Much, she is sensitive and caring

  • 10/02/2020

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    Dr. Skrpzak is a great physician in that she always takes the time to answer your questions in a manner in which is easy to understand. She is friendly and interested in you and allows you to be involved in the decision process of further medical testing if needed. I'm 63 years old and she's been one of my favorite physicians I've ever had.

  • 10/01/2020

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

    Would have been helpful to have take-home info about menopause as I became pre-menopausal and now that I am postmenopausal. I feel like I was left hanging a bit. I basically relied on internet searches.

  • 09/17/2020

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

    Dr. Skrypzak is a fabulous, caring and thorough healthcare provider. She makes the exam really comfortable and she always has great advice!

  • 09/17/2020

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

    She's fabulous!

  • 09/03/2020

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

    Dr Skyrpzak is an excellent doctor!!

  • 08/31/2020

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

    Dr Skrypzac is very caring, knew my personal history as well as my family. Appreciate her direct conversation and personal approach to my care. She made me feel like I was her only patient, not rushed. Her listening intently, eye to eye conversation and not plucking on a computer while discussing my care is very meaningful.

  • 08/25/2020

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

    Love my doctor and assistant

  • 08/17/2020

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

    I love Dr. Skrypzak

  • 08/06/2020

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    Doctor Skrypzak, was very nice made me feel comfortable and explained everything she was doing and the time to talk to me and get to know a little about me, was not rushed.

  • 07/23/2020

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

    She was great and was able to find my DTAP in EPIC / medical records that was administered by Providence PCP.

  • 07/21/2020

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

    She was friendly and I appreciate her thoroughness.

  • 07/15/2020

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

    I want to recognize Dr. Scrypzak - one of the best doctors I have had overall.

  • 07/15/2020

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

    Everyone is so wonderful in this office!

  • 07/13/2020

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    Very knowledgeable and complete in her exam and in answering my questions.

  • 06/08/2020

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    She is always very thorough and caring and knows my history well

  • 06/02/2020

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    very friendly and open to listen to me

  • 05/06/2020

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    Very considerate and kind during this difficult time.

  • 04/29/2020

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    Excellent experience! Friendly staff and superb Dr!

  • 04/29/2020

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

    I love Dr. Skrypzak. She is so great at what she does and has been the best provider I've had.

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