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Myron Powell, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.5 out of 5

224 Ratings

Myron Powell, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Surgery

Clinical Interests

Bariatric Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-0664
Department: 336-716-0547


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Education & Training

  • B.A.S., North Carolina A&T State University, 1999
  • M.D., East Carolina University School of Medicine, 2005
  • Internship, Surgery, NC Baptist Hospital, 2006
  • Residency, Surgery, NC Baptist Hospital, 2010
  • Fellowship, Surgery, WFU School of Medicine, 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery


  • North Carolina Medical Assn
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • American Medical Student Assoc

NPI Number

  • 1881879484
Myron Powell, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.5 out of 5

224 Ratings

Myron Powell, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Surgery

Research Interests

Laparoscopy; Splenic Diseases; Cysts; Splenectomy; Gastric Bypass
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Academic: 336-716-0547 | Department: 336-716-0547


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Recent Publications

Laparoscopic splenectomy for giant splenic cyst. Craig DH, Campbell DC, Powell MS.. Am Surg. 2015;81(11):390-391.

Atypical ossifying fibromyxoid tumor. Lagergren E, Powell MS.. Am Surg. 2014;80(8):E257-E258.

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Assistant Professor, General Surgery

Clinical Interests

Bariatric Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery
Myron Powell, M.D.

Myron Powell, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Surgery

Request An Appointment

Doctor Rating

4.5 out of 5

Myron Powell, M.D.224 Ratings


Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.


I would recommend this doctor but would warn he doesn't get in no hurry to get to his patients


It was a really positive experience, although I would like to have gone into further detail about my upcoming surgery!!




excellent care


Excellent experience!


Dr. Powell was so nice and made me feel right at ease.


*Dr. Myron Powell, saved my life & had been very considered since then - he is a wonderful Doctor & very caring - I love him.


I really like Dr.Powell and I have recommended him, he is currently my best friends doctor and my mothers.


Dr. Powell is a caring and professional surgeon. I would recommend him without any reservations.


I have referred many of my friends and co-workers to Dr. Powell because he is such a wonder Physician. I also work in a general surgeon's office myself and when we have cases that are difficult and can't be handled at our office I always usually refer to Dr. Powell or one of his colleges. I am very pleased with the success of my surgery and it has been almost 3 years and knowing that I will have continued support of him and his staff really means a lot.


Recommended him to someone today.


*Dr. Powell & his staff were there for me, night & day - I will always remember *Dr. Powell, very, very good.




I feel the provider was VERY honest and forth-coming about reasonable expectations regarding my personal health issues. I appreciated his honesty and the fact that he did not sugar-coat outcomes/expectations.




Always a great experience with Dr. Powell and his staff. He LISTENS to me. Answers my questions and takes his time. I do not feel rushed. It is worth the four hour round-trip drive to get this level of care.


*Dr. Powell was amazing. Staff was very fast with appt.


WFBH is the best healthcare provider I have ever been to.


Dr. Powell was recommended by my WFBH primary provider and I found him to be as advertised. He is a very capable surgeon who believes in taking care of the problem now. I like that.


*Dr. Powell is awesome. He always takes time to answer questions and thoroughly explain everything. I have already recommended people to his office.


He had not consulted with his colleagues about options like he said he would at appt a month prior just told me to come back in a month & try to gain weight in the meantime. I told him i been trying for months i was ready to discuss options. He said come back next month& he would consult colleagues same thing he said the last month so i just wasted a vacation day at work & gas driving up there

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