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Specialties & Research
Dr. James Powell, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology and Anatomic Pathology.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Retina Surgery
Education & Awards
Dr. Powell graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Dr. Powell has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Shelby Baptist Emergency Department
- Trinity Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Powell accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 6 plans
- Evercare - 1 plan
- Humana - 3 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia - 24 plans
- Anthem - 1 plan
- Cigna - 5 plans
- Aetna - 1 plan
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska - 1 plan