He currently holds Board Certifications in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Owens received his M.D. from the University of Washington in 2001. He then went on to complete his graduate doctorate work which included an internship from 2001-2002, followed by a residency in 2002-2004 at the University of Washington. From 2005-2009, he completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Advanced Endoscopy at the University of California. He holds degrees in Economics and Chinese from Middlebury College. Dr. Owens supports numerous charitable organizations throughout Thurston County and the surrounding areas.