Craig Powell, MD, Neurology, Dallas, TX, University of Alabama Hospital

CraigMotlowPowellMD

Neurology Dallas, TX

Associate Professor, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Medical School

Overview of Dr. Powell

Dr. Craig Powell is a neurologist in Dallas, TX and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Alabama Hospital and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice 20 years. Dr. Powell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 112 doctors at University of Alabama Hospital and one of 162 doctors at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

Education & Training

  • UCSF
    UCSFResidency, Neurology, 1998 - 2001
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineInternship, Transitional Year, 1997 - 1998
  • Baylor College of MedicinePhD, Neuroscience, 1988 - 1997
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineClass of 1997
  • Louisiana State UniversityBS, Zoology (Psychology minor), 1984 - 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • AL State Medical License
    AL State Medical License 2018 - 2021
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2001 - 2022
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1999 - Present
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award Baylor College of Medicine Graduate School, 2015
  • Elected Fellow American Academy of Neurology, 2014
  • Fellow American Neurological Association, 2012
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Autism-associated Insertion Mutation (InsG) Of Shank3 Exon 21 Causes Impaired Synaptic Transmission and Behavioral Deficits  
    Speed, H.E., Kouser, M., Xuan, Z., Reimers, J.M., Ochoa, C.F., Gupta, N., Liu, S., & Powell, C.M., Journal of Neuroscience, 1/1/2015
  • Neuroligin 1 Modulates Striatal Glutamatergic Neurotransmission in a Pathway and NMDAR Subunit-specific Manner  
    Espinosa, F., Xuan, Z., Liu, S., & Powell, C.M., Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience, 1/1/2015
  • Chronic P7C3 Treatment Restores Hippocampal Neurogenesis in the Ts65Dn Mouse Model of down Syndrome  
    Latchney, S.E., Jaramillo, T.C., Rivera, P.D., Eisch, A.J., & Powell, C.M., Neuroscience Letters, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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Lectures

  • Synaptopathies in Neurodevelopmental Disorders: SHANK Mutations as a Window into Synaptic Function 
    Washington, DC - 1/1/2014
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders: From Neuroscience to the Clinic 
    Lisbon, Portugal - 1/1/2014
  • Phelan-McDermid Syndrome: Autism Due to Shank3 Mutations/Deletions 
    Banbury Conference Center Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY - 1/1/2013
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Other

  • Autonomously Active Protein Kinase C in the Maintenance Phase of N-Methyl-D-aspartate Receptor-independent Long Term Potentiation. Doctoral Dissertation 
    Powell, C.M., Baylor College of Medicine
    1/1/1994

Press Mentions

  • First-Ever Genetic Animal Model of Autism
    First-Ever Genetic Animal Model of AutismDecember 9th, 2007

Grant Support

  • Neuroligin Function In Vivo: Implications For Autism And Mental RetardationNational Institute Of Mental Health2009–2012
  • Novel Genetic Models Of AutismEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development2011
  • Novel Genetic Animal Models Of AutismEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development2009–2010
  • BDNF In Depression, Antidepressant Action, And MemoryNational Institute Of Mental Health2003–2007
  • BDNF In Depression, Antidepressant Action, And Memory.National Institute Of Mental Health2004–2006
  • Persistent Kinase Activation In Long Term PotentiationNational Institute Of Mental Health1992–1996

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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