Richard Powell biography
Richard Powell, MD, FACEP was born and raised in Long Island, NY. He received his bachelors of Science degree from Cornell University and is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed a one-year internship in internal medicine at Winthrop University Hospital followed by a three year Emergency Medicine residency at Long Island Jewish where he served as chief resident during his last year of training. Dr. Powell is board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has been practicing emergency medicine for the past 16 years, the first several of which were in New York before moving to southeast Florida. During this period he also successfully pursued an MBA degree and was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies for this postgraduate work.
Possessing a fine eye for detail and meticulous nature he has always had an interest in aesthetic medicine. After experiencing the impacts of hair loss firsthand, Dr. Powell underwent a hair transplant procedure himself. Since his own surgery, he developed a passion for and later pursued a career in hair restoration. After extensive training and learning the latest, most effective techniques in this discipline, he recently joined in partnership with Dr. Alan Feller and Dr. BlakeBloxham opening a practice that is currently located in Hollywood, Florida.
Dr. Powell specializes in FUT (strip) mega-sessions (one of only a few clinics in Florida capable of performing this procedure), manual FUE, and modified procedures. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.