University of Virginia Foot and Ankle Fellowship -2017
West Virginia University Orthopaedic Surgery Residency -2016
Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
M.D. – 2011
Brigham Young University
B.S. Physiology & Developmental Biology – 2007
Brian Powell grew up in the Provo-Orem area and attended Brigham Young University for his undergraduate education. Afterward, he went to medical school at the Medical College of Georgia and completed an Orthopedic Surgery residency at West Virginia University. Brian Powell has a special interest in conditions that affect the foot and ankle, and completed a foot and ankle surgery fellowship at the University of Virginia.
Dr. Powell specializes simple and complex foot and ankle problems in adults. Some of his clinical interests include:
In his free time, Brian Powell and his family enjoy Utah’s recreational offerings: mountaineering, canyoneering, water sports, and skiing. He likes to write and also speaks Japanese. Find Dr. Powell at Ogden Clinic’s Professional Center South in Ogden.
Dr. Powell has included some resources for patients interested in understanding the cause of their orthopedic pain. To review your symptoms, please visit: http://www.aofas.org/footcaremd/conditions/Pages/conditions.aspx
To investigate a possible diagnosis of your foot or ankle condition, visit: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/menus/foot.cfm
If you’d like to learn more about common foot and ankle problems, visit the links below.
About plantar fasciitis: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00149
About Achilles tendonitis: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00147
Severe trauma can cause ankle arthritis to develop. As we age, arthritis in the ankle can cause a lot pain. A new treatment Dr. Powell is offering is a total ankle replacement, similar to a replacement of the knee or hip joints.
Utah Take Back Day is a state-wide effort to properly dispose of unused prescriptions. Find your nearest location here: http://utahtakeback.org/index.php
If you think winter falls mostly happen to older individuals, think again. Dr. Powell, Foot and Ankle Orthopedist, sits down with Nicea to talk about winter injuries and how they can be avoided.