Dr. Powell earned his medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine after completing graduate studies in immunology and virology at Temple University and East Stroudsburg University and undergraduate studies in biology at Temple University. He completed residencies in anesthesiology at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boston and in internal medicine at Inspira Medical Center.
Dr. Powell started with Geisinger in 2019 as a family medicine physician at Geisinger Mountain Top until recently joining the 65 Forward Team. Before joining Geisinger, Dr. Powell served as an internal medicine physician and vice president of medical staff as the medical director of diabetic education and physical/rehabilitation services at CHI Health Mercy Corning in Corning, Iowa.
“Joining a unique program like 65 Forward is exciting and allows me to work closer with patients to understand their health care needs,” said Dr. Powell. “Having more time with patients and addressing any gaps in their care all in one place is helping to make health care easier.”
Dr. Powell is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Powell or to tour Geisinger 65 Forward Scranton, call 570-207-5970. To learn more about Geisinger 65 Forward, visit geisinger.org/65forward.
Geisinger is committed to making better health easier for the more than 1.5 million consumers it serves. Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes 13 hospital campuses, a 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With 32,000 employees and 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania and New Jersey by billions of dollars annually. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.