Gregory R. Owens, MD, is a physician with Hattiesburg Clinic Gastroenterology.
He earned his medical degree at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Ala. He completed an internal medicine internship at Carroway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham and an internal medicine residency at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss. He completed a gastroenterology fellowship at the Lackland Air Force Base near San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Owens is board-certified through the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Owens has a special interest in the prevention of colon cancer and treats patients for a wide variety of gastrointestinal diseases. Some of these include acid reflux (GERD), trouble swallowing (dysphagia), celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), chronic liver disease, and pancreatic and biliary disorders. He is also trained in advanced endoscopic techniques, such as ERCP, esophageal pH monitoring and resection of complex polyps.
Owens joined Hattiesburg Clinic Gastroenterology in 2003. He and his wife, Lora, reside in Petal and are members of Hattiesburg Community Church. In Owens’ spare time, he enjoys cheering for the University of Alabama football team and spending time in the outdoors hunting and fishing.