Dr. Runas Powers Jr, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 76

3368 Highway 280 Ste 108
Alexander City, AL 35010
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Dr. Powers Jr' Experience

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Dr. Powers Jr' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Powers Jr Performs

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injections

Conditions Dr. Powers Jr Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Russell Medical Center
3316 Highway 280
Alexander City, AL 35010

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Runas Powers MD
Runas Powers MD
3368 Highway 280 Ste 108
Alexander City, AL 35010
3446 Highway 280
Alexander City, AL 35010
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    Dr. Powers Jr' Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
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    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1966
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Powers Jr & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Powers Jr' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Russell Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Powers Jr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Runas Powers MD
    3368 Highway 280 Ste 108
    Alexander City, AL 35010
    (256) 329-8417 (Office)
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    3446 Highway 280
    Alexander City, AL 35010
    (256) 329-7888 (Office)
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