Dr. Melissa Powell, MD

Critical Care SurgeryFemaleAge 56

Dr. Powell

UT Respiratory Care And Critical Care

979 E 3rd St Ste C735 Chattanooga, TN 37403

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(423) 778-9101

Dr. Melissa Powell, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Kentucky College of Medicine medical school in 1990. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Powell to book an appointment.

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Dr. Powell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Boerhaave's Syndrome
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Powell accepts the following insurance:

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Biography

Dr. Melissa Powell, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2005
University VA
Fellowship Hospital
1996
U Pittsburgh Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1995
WV University
Residency Hospital
1991
WV University
Internship Hospital
1990
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Medical School
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What are Dr. Melissa Powell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Powell frequently treats Port Placements or Replacements, Abdominal Pain, and Acute Bowel Infarction. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Powell treats.

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Dr. Powell's office is located at 979 E 3rd St Ste C735, Chattanooga, TN 37403. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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UT Respiratory Care And Critical Care

Erlanger Respiratory Critical Care and Sleep Medicine979 E 3rd St Ste C735 Chattanooga, TN 37403
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