David R. Powers, M.D.


    As managing partner of Kidney & Hypertension Associates Dr. David Powers leads a team of 3 physicians, 2 nurse practitioners and a support staff of 15 people.  Dr. Powers founded Kidney & Hypertension Associates in 2000 and brings over 30 years experience as a nephrologist.  Dr. Powers did his training at the University of California, Irvine where he received his MD degree and completed residency and nephrology fellowship training. He later was a Professor at UC Irvine and the Assistant Director of Medicine at the University Medical Center before coming to LSU Health Sciences in New Orleans in 1994. Dr. Powers is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology and is accepting new and existing patients with all forms of kidney diseases. 

    Please call (985) 893-0911 for an appointment.