Our physicians believe that providing surgical and medical care is a special calling, and we treat our patients as we would want our loved ones treated. Compassionate care for our patients and their families is essential for healing. We are gratified by the trust placed in us by those we serve: our patients, their families, and our fellow physicians.
General, Bariatric, and Thoracic Surgery involve the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with surgical problems. If you have been diagnosed with a surgical problem, it’s important to choose the right surgeon. Our surgeons have impeccable credentials and experience. They are board-certified by the prestigious American Board of Surgery.
We understand that patients need a surgeon who takes time to listen and answers questions in laymen’s terms. We want our patients and their families to understand the problems and the solutions.
Dr. Brinson Owens is a general surgeon trained in the areas of general, vascular, thoracic, endocrine, and breast surgery. She is also trained in DaVinci robotic surgery. She has a special interest in breast surgery.
She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN. She received her medical doctorate from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. She completed her surgical internship and general surgery residency at the University of Tennessee which included training at the Presley Memorial Trauma Center, The Regional Medical Center of Memphis (now Region One Health), Methodist University Hospital, Baptist Memorial Hospital, St. Francis Hospital, Veteran’s Administration hospital, and LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center.
She is active in many medical organizations and societies including the American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, Association of Women Surgeons, American Society of Breast Surgeons, Arkansas Medical Society, and the Harwell Wilson Surgical Society. She is also part of numerous hospital committees and is currently the Vice Chair of Surgery at St. Bernards Medical Center.
She has interests in surgical research and education. Some of her recent publications include articles in the Journal of Trauma and Critical Care and The American Surgeon.
To make an appointment, please call our Jonesboro location at 870-935-1242. (Your appointment will be either in Jonesboro or in the most convenient available satellite location.)
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