J. Alston Owen, D.D.S.

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon In Hattiesburg

Dr. James Alston Owen is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Dr. Owen joined Hattiesburg Oral Surgery July of 2021. He attended the University of Mississippi where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in Forensic Chemistry. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee in 2017.

Dr. Owen completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C., serving as Chief Resident of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2020 and 2021. He currently practices full scope Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, with emphasis on extractions, implants, bone grafting and IV Sedation.

Dr. Owen, his wife and two children are excited to be in Hattiesburg and involved in our community. He enjoys hunting, fishing, playing golf and spending time with family.


  • ACLS, BLS, and PALS

Personal Affiliations:

  • Diplomate of American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Mississippi Dental Association
  • South Mississippi Dental Society