Our physicians believe that providing surgical and medical care is a special calling.

About Jonesboro Surgical Associates

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.

Meet Our Surgeons

Brinson Owens, M.D.

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.

What We Do

General and Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Adrenals
  • Amputations and trauma
  • Appendix
  • Biopsies
  • Breast cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Chron's disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophagus
  • Gallbladder
  • GI hemorrhage
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernias
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Liver
  • Lungs
  • Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Moles and lipomas
  • Pancreas
  • Parathyroid
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Rectum
  • Spleen
  • Stomach cancer
  • Thyroid

Thoracic Surgery

  • Aneurysms
  • Emphysema
  • Esophagus cancer and disease
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Lung cancer and disease
  • Plerural Fluid
  • Pneumothorax

Robotic (DaVinci Surgery)

  • Adrenal
  • Colorectal
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Pancreas
  • Spleen
  • Stomach
  • Thoracic - Lung Biopsies & Resections)

For Patients

How do I schedule an appointment?

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.)

What should I bring to my appointment?

  • All medications you currently take
  • Your insurance cares and refferal (if needed)
  • Your completed New Patient Packet
  • Any records or X-Rays your doctor sends with you

What procedures do you perform?

See our What We Do page for a comprehensive list of the surgeries the Jonesboro Surgical Associates can perform.

How do I prepare for surgery? What will recovery be like?

Read now about what your experiences will be like before, during, and after surgery.

What do I need to do to get ready for my operation?

Our Location

If you are having an emergency, please immediately call 911.

Jonesboro Surgical Associates
1005 East Matthews Avenue
Jonesboro, AR 72401
Tel: 870-935-1242
Toll-Free: 866-935-1242

Email: info@jonesborosurgical.com

We also have several satellite locations throughout Northeast Arkansas.