Dr. Robert G Powell MD

Dr. Robert Powell is an emergency medicine doctor in Richmond, Virginia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center and Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center and one of 18 at Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Riverside Regional Medical Center
Residency, Family Practice, 1974–1977

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 23 years in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 40 years in Family Medicine

VA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACEP), American College of Emergency Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Use of an automated, load-distributing band chest compression device for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation.
Ong, M.H., Ornato, J.P., Edwards, D.P., Dhindsa, H.S., Best, A.M., Ines, C.S., Hickey, S., Clark, B., Williams, D.C., Powell, R.G., Overton, J.L., Peberdy, M.A.

Inappropriate electrical countershocks by an automated external defibrillator.
Ornato, J. P., Shipley, J., Powell, R. G., Racht, E. M.


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