Westside Family Medical Center, P.C. was founded in June 1971 by four family practice physicians; Drs. Ralph Hodges, Gary Ruoff, William Woodhams and John Zettelmaier. It was their desire to assemble a group of physicians to pool their various skills and resources in a facility which would provide medical benefits to both patients and physicians. Westside Family Medical Center, P.C. is a privately owned, professional corporation. Westside is also a leader in the area of Investigational Drug Research conducted under the direction of Gary Ruoff, M.D.