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James S Powers, MD


Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 135 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

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.
Provider is great except he doesn't look at or examine my body. Visit is verbal only.
Patient | October 23, 2018

Once I got to Dr. Powers, he gave me good care. It was just too slow getting there.
Patient | October 16, 2018

He & I have been together for years, so communication flows well.
Patient | August 29, 2018

Excellent, friendly, helpful and good experienced.
Patient | August 21, 2018

Dr. Powers is very excellent Doctor.
Patient | July 30, 2018

Dr. Powers is one of the best doctors, I have ever had.
Patient | July 12, 2018

very caring
Patient | June 2, 2018

Dr. Powers is always kind and understanding. I'm in good health and only tests is a yearly blood exam and mammogram. I make my appointments for next appointment before I leave the office.
Patient | June 2, 2018

Wonderful doctor.
Patient | April 6, 2018

Good medical people.
Patient | March 21, 2018

Dr. Powers is a very concerned and compassionate doctor.
Patient | January 3, 2018

Best in town.
Patient | December 13, 2017

Very, very good!
Patient | November 17, 2017

Excellent. 9. Around 45 min.
Patient | October 9, 2017

All good.
Patient | September 28, 2017