Georgia Bone & Joint: Introducing Dr. Jack H. Powell III
Jack H. Powell III, M.D., received his medical training from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta and his general surgery internship and orthopedic residency at Emory University. Dr. Powell completed further training in spine medicine during a fellowship at the University of Ottawa in Canada. He also did a hand fellowship at the University of Alabama and a sports medicine and arthroscopy fellowship at Tuckahoe Orthopaedics in Virginia.
Dr. Powell is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. As a member of the Olympic Medical Society, Dr. Powell served as a doctor for the U.S. Olympic athletes who trained in Colorado Springs for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. He served as a medical director at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games.
Dr. Powell is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is on staff at Piedmont Newnan Hospital and Piedmont Fayette Hospital and is a former chairman of the Board of Governors at Mercer University School of Medicine.
Dr. Powell comes from a background of prominent doctors and is the sixth generation to practice medicine in Coweta County. His grandfather, Dr. Joe Peniston, and his father, Dr. Jack Powell, Jr., were two of the four original doctors who founded the PAPP Clinic (Peniston, Arnold, Parks & Powell). Dr. Powell has three daughters and lives with his wife, Page. He continues to be an avid sports enthusiast and enjoys traveling and golf.
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