Dr. Alexandros Powers, MD

Dr. Alexandros Powers, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Alexandros Powers, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Olney, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mcp Hahnemann University in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

18109 Prince Philip Dr Bldg 2

Olney, MD 20832

Contact Information

(301) 570-8554

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease


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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Mcp Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • George Washington University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Robert Packer Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Powers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Powers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powers to family and friends
49 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Powers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Powers and his staff are amazing. I went through months of chronic pain, stress and could barely walk. After Dr. Powers surgery I was on pain medication for 2 days and could walk pain free. Of course there is some pain (mostly discomfort) associated with the surgery itself. I can’t thank Dr....more
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I have never had a doctor/surgeon/nurse spend as much valuable time with me as Dr. Powers did. Long story short - 7 months of dealing with herniated L5/S1 pain with sciatica issues. At the time of seeing Dr. Powers, I had finally started to get some semblance of normal function, but having Dr....more
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My letter to Dr. Powers: When it became obvious that we would have to proceed with surgery, few doctors have the magic of touch and words, like you do, to replace the fear and uncertainty of surgery with trust and confidence. Your quality and integrity as a surgeon and, more importantly, as a...more
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I typically don't take the time to write up reviews but I can say without a doubt Dr. Powers is the best Doctor I have ever seen. From his bedside manor, to the skill in performing my procedure to recovery. Not only was this a second opinion, (the day before my planned surgery) but he convinced me...more
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Dr Powers is an anomaly. Surgeons are known for their personalities (or lack thereof.) Dr Powers spends a lot of time w his patients. He listens well & explains everything thoroughly. His staff members are also top notch.
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