Dr. Alvin Powers, MD

Dr. Alvin Powers, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Alvin Powers, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee in 1979 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1215 21st Ave South MCE - South Tower, Suite 8210

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

(615) 343-8332

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Powers performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes Type 1
normal
more than 57% of peers
Female Infertility
normal
more than 29% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
normal
more than 22% of peers

Dr. Powers's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

34  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • University Of Tennessee
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Duke University Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Duke University Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Joslin Diabetes Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

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

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powers to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Powers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Powers is an amazing diabetic specialist, because of him we were blessed to have my father far longer than was ever expected. He is also very kind and generous with his time and caring, with all our veterans. Love him and very thankful to he and his team.
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