Kelly Powers, M.D., a podiatrist and podiatric surgeon who's also a well known national television news commentator, has joined Westmed Medical Group.
Dr. Powers will work out of the Purchase and Yonkers Ridge Hill offices.
Most recently, she was in private practice in Greenwich, Conn, with surgical privileges at Stamford Hospital.
Dr. Powers is a graduate of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine and completed her general surgery internship as part of her podiatric surgery residency at Boston University Medical Center, followed by a fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital in the Department of Plastic Surgery, training in diabetes/limb salvage.
In addition, she holds a master’s from the University of San Francisco with a concentration in epidemiology/environmental science.
Many folks may recognize her from her commentary on FOX News & FOX Business and other national news programming and daytime talk shows on CNN, HLN and NBC. She is an on-air reporter and writer covering the gamut of healthcare, medicine, pharmaceuticals, politics, policy -- and their overlap -- and was a regular panelist on the FOX News program “Red Eye.”
Dr. Powers is a member of the American Podiatric Association and the American Diabetes Association.
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