Dr. Brenda Myers-Powell, MD

Dr. Brenda Myers-Powell, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Brenda Myers-Powell, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read her story

3602 S 19th St

Tacoma, WA 98405

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Retinal Ischemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Myers-Powell's bio

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

6  Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • St John's Mercy Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Nei/Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Myers-Powell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Myers-Powell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Myers-Powell to family and friends
15 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Myers-Powell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I would recommend Dr Myers Powell to anyone in need of great eye care. She goes above and beyond in diagnosing and treating her patients. I was difficult to diagnose and she knew what my issues were immediately. She also knew which other Doctors I needed to see, in order to provide a whole patient...more
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One of the best doctor's I've had the pleasure of seeing.
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Dr Myers-Powell helped me keep my eyesight for years beyond original expectation from other doctors. I literally owe her my ability to see at this time. She has an excellent staff and her and her office are always updated with the latest technology and knowledge
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I brought my mother in for a visit and escorted her throughout the various exams. Dr. Myers-Powell was efficient and quick during the examination. However, during the visit we experienced a cold and less than friendly personality from this doctor. There were no salutations whatsoever, she jumped...more
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She is incredibly intelligent and a great communicator. You always feel like she is once step ahead in her thinking about your treatment and improvement plan. Can't say enough good things about her!
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