Christopher 'Rob' Powers, PA-C

Christopher 'Rob' Powers, PA-C

Locations

Education

  • James Madison University -- Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
  • Pacific University - Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science/Health Education
  • University of Virginia -- Masters of Education in Athletic Training/Sports Medicine

Practice

  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports medicine Affiliate Member
  • American Association of Physician Assistants

Research

PUBLICATIONS

  • Powers, R.  Current Concepts in Sports Medicine.  Topic accepted by JAAPA. manuscript in progress. 2013
  • Powers, R.  Surgical Treatment for Osteochondral Injuries of the Knee: A Review. September  2011, JAAPA. Indexed on Medline
  • Powers, R.  A Review of SLAP Lesions of the Shoulder:  Diagnosis, Examination and Treatment  September  2011, JAAPA. Indexed on Medline, Ninth most read article in JAAPA 2011
  • Powers, R.  Physical Examination of the Shoulder.  March 2010, JAAPA. Indexed on Medline Most read article in JAAPA 2010 
  • Powers, R.  A Relatively Common Cause of Pain in the Hand. Diagnostic Imaging Review. June  2008, JAAPA. Indexed on Medline
  • Powers, R.   Osteochondritis Dessicans in a 16-year-old Ice Hockey Player. Diagnostic Imaging Review. May  2008, JAAPA. Indexed on Medcine

PRESENTATIONS       

  • 2013 Sensitivity and Specificity of Specific Physical Examination Tests of The Shoulder Presented at the Virginia Orthopaedic Society Meeting 2013, PA Breakout Session                 Written and Presented by Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2010 Adhesive Capsulitis Presented at the Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery Annual Meeting 2010 Written and Presented by Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2009 Patella Dislocations and Management of Lateral Tracking Presented at the Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery Annual Meeting 2009 Written and Presented by Rob Powers, PAC                                      
  • 2009 Superior Labral Anterior Posterior Tears Presented at the Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery Annual Meeting 2009 Written and Presented by Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2009 Patellar Dislocations Presented at Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Society Annual Meeting Cayman Islands By Dr. Michael Mattern Written By Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2008 MRSA and Sports Medicine Presented at Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Society Annual Meeting Cayman Island By Dr. Michael Mattern Written By Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2008 Round Table Presentation of the Shoulder Presented to Physical Therapy Department Kent General Hospital Bayhealth, Inc 
  • 2007 Soft Tissue Fixation in ACL Reconstruction Presented at Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Society Annual Meeting Cayman Islands By Dr. Michael Mattern                                           Written by Rob Powers, PAC
  • 2005 Management of Patellar Dislocations: Conservative Treatment Vs. Surgical Treatment Presented for Physician Assistant Faculty, Staff, and Students at James Madison University Written and Presented by Rob Powers, PAC