Melissa Wils-Owens, MPA, PA-C earned her Bachelor of Science in Anatomy and Cell Biology from McGill University where she graduated in 2012. She then went on to earn a Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where she had experience training across many different medical specialties. She also worked as a Medical Assistant at a dermatology practice for three years in Birmingham, Michigan.
Melissa joined Surgical Specialists in 2018. She is dedicated to a empathetic, relationship-oriented and transparent approach to patient care. She has a particular clinical interest in the integrative role of nutrition and the microbiome in healing the body and achieving overall health.
Originally from Ferndale, Michigan, Melissa is excited to live in the DC area, where she plans to enjoy her time outside of work running outdoors, spending time with loved ones, and traveling.