Dr. George Powers, MD

Dr. George Powers, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(7)
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Dr. George Powers, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Narragansett, RI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.

360 Kingstown Rd Ste 202

Narragansett, RI 02882

Contact Information

(401) 789-1860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Michael Reese Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Michael Reese Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Tufts New England Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

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
2.7
based on 7 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Pawcatuck, CT
1st meeting with this doctor: Waited almost an hour to be seen. Receptionist was having a loud personal phone call that she finished before checking me in MD "interview" was awkward - he talked over me, and into his recorder. He did not do an examination at all. The icing on the cake.........more
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in East Greenwich, RI
I felt very uncomfortable and unsupported in my intetaction with him. I found his tone rude and almost chastising. I will not be going back.
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in Prov, RI
Not good .. Dr was very rude and impatient ..
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in North Kingstown, RI
During a time when I was very sick and confused I did something 'wrong' by seeing another doctor once, and when I returned to Dr Powers he berated and humiliated me to the point of tears, and then he continued doing that till I was traumatized. When I mentioned this to another physician's...more
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