Dr. James O. Powell, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 74

700 18th St S Suite 601
Birmingham, AL 35233
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700 18th St S Suite 601
Birmingham, AL 35233
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    Dr. Powell's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Anatomic Pathology

    Board Certifications

    • Anatomic Pathology, 1971
    • Ophthalmology, 1975
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    University Hospital Hillman Clin
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Complete in 1974
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Powell & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powell to family and friends

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    Dr. Powell's Office & Staff
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Powell
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
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    Office Locations

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    700 18th St S Suite 601
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 591-2311 (Office)
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