Dr. Joseph Powers is a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician with board certifications in pediatrics and sports medicine, who serves as Program Director for the Northside Hospital Sports Medicine Fellowship.
Dr. Powers specializes in non-operative orthopedics and sports medicine, and provides diagnosis and care for sports-related injuries including sprains, fractures and tendon injuries, as well as care for concussions and sports-related illness.
He is extensively experienced in serving the Atlanta region, as well as in serving athletes of all ages and skill levels, including youth, student, recreational, adult and professional athletes. He currently serves as team physician for Georgia State University as well as multiple local high schools. He has previously served as assistant primary care physician for the Atlanta Falcons.
In addition to providing patient care, Dr. Powers has served as an invited lecturer for numerous presentations and symposiums, and was featured on ESPN’s “Outside the Lines”. He has clinical interests in concussion management, treatment of conditions in pediatric athletes and musculoskeletal ultrasound.