Isaac Powell, MD

Isaac Powell, MD

Urology Detroit, MI

Professor of Urology, Wayne State University

Office Address

  • 4100 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201
    Phone: (800) 527-6266

Isaac Powell, MD

Urology Detroit, MI

Professor of Urology, Wayne State University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Urology: General Urology

Education & Training

  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityHenry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityHenry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityHenry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
  • Indiana University School of MedicineIndiana University School of Medicine
  • Howard University
  • University of MichiganUniversity of Michigan

Certifications & Licensure

  • MI State Medical LicenseMI State Medical License1971 - 2017
  • American Board of UrologyUrology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Regional Top DoctorCastle Connolly, 2014
    • Best DoctorsHoward University Cancer Center Award, 1996, 2001, 2007, 2011
    • Ambassador AwardWayne State University School of Medicine, 2011

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Acquired rectourethral fistula - methods of repair.  Bukowski TP, Chakrabarty A, Powell IJ, Frontera R, Perlmutter AD, Montie JE, J. of Urology
    • Differential Growth Factor responses of epithelial cell cultures derived from normal human prostate, benign prostatic hyperplasia and primary prostate carcinoma.  Chopra DP, Grignon DJ, Joiakim A, Mathier PA, Mohammed A, Sakr WA, Powell IJ, Sarkar FH, J Cell Physiol
    • Prostate cancer in African American men: Increasing knowledge and self-efficacy.  Boehm S, Coleman-Burns P, Schlenk EA, Funnell MM, Parzuchowski J, Powell IJ, J Community Health Nurs

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Prostate Cancer: Principles and Practice. Chapter: Race and Risk Page 162 - 174
      Powell IJ
      Editors: .Lippincott, Williams & Wilkens, Philadelphia PA
    • Prostate Cancer, Science and Clinical Practice. Chapter: Prostate Cancer Treatment Outcome between African Americans and Caucasians Page 137 - 144
      Powell IJ
      Editors: .Academic Press Ltd, San Diego, CA
    • Management of Prostate Cancer. Chapter: The Special Problems of Prostate Cancer Among African Americans: Clinical and Molecular Factors Page 107 - 119
      Powell IJ
      Editors: .Humana Press Incorporated, Totowa, New Jersey


    • Chromosomal changes in long term TCC culture: Predictive value. Tyrkus M, Powell IJ, Guy M, Genetics
    • Use in prognosis and management of bladder cancer. Powell IJ, Tyrkus M, Ghayad P, Guy W, Pierce JM Jr, J Urol
    • Comparison of cytogenetics and flow cytometry in transitional cell carcinoma. Fleming CJ, Powell IJ, Tyrkus M, Crissman JD, Zarbo RJ, Pierce JM Jr, J Urol


    • Filming of Health Matters Segment on "Cancer in Men". Channel 56
    • International Conference on Prostate Cancer Early Detection and Control. Atlanta
    • An Overview of Prostate Cancer in African Americans. Seminar on Biological/Translational Research in Prostate Cancer among African American Men


    • Value of preoperative PSA in predicting pathological stage of patients undergoing salvage prostatectomy. Younes E, Haas GP, Montie JE, Smith JB, Powell IJ, and Pontes JE
    • Overcoming barriers to early detection in the African American Community; (DEED Program: Detroit Education and Early Detection). Powell IJ, Gelfand D, Parzuchowski J, Franklin A, Montie J, Annual Meeting of AUA
    • Flow Cytometric DNA analysis of fresh prostatic resections: Correlation with conventional prognostic parameters in patients with prostate cancer. Hussain MH, Powell IJ, Zaki N, Maciorowski Z, Sakr W, Kukuruga M, Visscher D, Haas GP, Pontes JE, Ensley JF

    Professional Memberships

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • Blue Shield California PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Cofinity PPO
    • Health Net California Large Group PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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