Fluent in English and Spanish
Mario Owens was born in Tallahassee, Florida. He attended Leon High School where he ran cross country and track and field. Mario went on to attend Chamberlain University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. He also worked in the operating room at Emory Saint Joseph Hospital of Atlanta for four years before obtaining his Master of Nursing from Chamberlain University in Family Nurse Practitioner studies.
Mario joined Plas T. James, MD and his team at Atlanta Spine Institute in 2019. Mario Owens is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner licensed by the Georgia Boards of Nursing. Mario assists Dr. James with all aspects of clinical, surgical, and hospital care.
In his free time, Mario enjoys mixed martial arts, traveling, volunteering in the Latino community, watching sports, and spending time with family.