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Specialties & Research
Dr. Alvin Powers, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and Metabolism.
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Pancreatic Tumor (Islet Cell Adenoma)
- Thyroid Diseases
Education & Awards
Dr. Powers graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 4 awards.
Dr. Powers has 7 hospital affiliations:
- Vanderbilt University Hospital
- Williamson Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Powers accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 8 plans
- Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
- Humana - 14 plans
- Cigna - 9 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan