Dr. Powell enjoys working with children, teenagers, and adults. His
goal is to provide the highest level of personalized service. Since
starting private practice in 1987, Dr. Powell has enjoyed treating
over 17,000 orthodontic patients. He also strives through continuing
education to search for new, innovative orthodontic developments to
ensure his patients are always receiving the most advanced orthodontic
Dr. Powell has always had a passion for healthcare and science.
He attended Alma College receiving a Bachelor of Science degree
in Biology. He then graduated from the University of Michigan Dental
School in 1985 with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. He was
then accepted to Indiana University receiving his Masters of Science
degree in Orthodontics in 1987 where the faculty presented him with
the Farnsworth Award for outstanding orthodontic graduate.
Dr. Powell has a strong dedication to the community and supports
many sports and academic endeavors through the local schools.
Dr. Powell and his wife, Shari, reside in Hudsonville with their three
daughters, Brittani, Breanna, and Ali. They enjoy the outdoors, sports,
and spending time together as a family.