Dr. James Powers, MD

Dr. James Powers, MD

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Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. James Powers, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Little River, SC and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in infectious disease medicine and internal medicine.

Little River Medical Center

4303 Live Oak Dr

Little River, SC 29566
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare

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Dr. Powers' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Abscess
Antibiotic Infusion
Bacteremia
Cellulitis
Empyema
Endocarditis
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
International Travel Diseases
International Travel Vaccination
Meningitis
MRSA Infection
Osteomyelitis
Pelvic Abscess
Pneumocystis jiroveci Pneumonia
Pneumonia
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Vaccination
Wound Infection

About Me

Care Philosophy

Strand Infectious Disease strives to improve the health of the people of the Grand Strand region by delivering compassionate, quality infectious disease care in a professional manner. We treat and offer preventative counseling for a wide variety of infectious conditions ranging from malaria prevention for travelers to chronic viral hepatitis.

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2009
Wake Forest University
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Wake Forest University
Residency Hospital
2005
Wake Forest University
Internship Hospital
2004
University of Tennessee Health Scences Center College of Medicine
Medical School
1998
Union University
Undergraduate School
2009
2007
2005
2004
1998

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3.7

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Dr. Powers is an amazing doctor! My experience with him and his staff has been nothing short of wonderful. He fought for me to get the medication I needed when my insurance company denied it over and over again. He thoroughly explained everything when I had questions, was very professional, and...Read More
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He saved my life. He has an excellent bedside manner. Very knowledgeable!
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I will put it plan and simple, I can thank God for the blessings that I was sent to Dr. Powers. If it would not be for his persistence and caring heart I would not be alive today. He saved my life. He fought to help me get the medicine I needed to cure Hep C. I had a very severe case and had to try...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

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