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James S Powers, MD


Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 151 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Geriatric Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Internal Medicine
Palliative Care
Primary Care

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1980
Geriatric Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988
Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012


MD - University of Rochester, 1977
Residency - Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, 1980
Residency - Cleveland Clinic, 1979


Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
1215 21st Avenue South
7th floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Best doctor I ever had.
Patient | March 14, 2017

I have always gotten good profession medical care from him.
Patient | January 10, 2017

I did not need treatment just prescription for migraine headaches. Dr. Powers is excellent he treated my mother & gave her excellent treatment, that is way I also went to him.
Patient | December 29, 2016

Computer takes away precious time.
Patient | December 28, 2016

Dr. Powers is very caring and takes the time to listen & talk to you. Makes you feel comfortable.
Patient | December 14, 2016

Dr. Powers is the best. I have complete confidence in him.
Patient | December 4, 2016

Feel confident that my health is being well cared for.
Patient | November 7, 2016

Dr. J Powers (doctor) is the best I have been to.
Patient | August 13, 2016