James Wyche Manier Owens, MD, PhD

James Wyche Manier Owens, MD, PhD

Neurology, Epilepsy

On staff since October 2013

Children's Title: Director, Neurology Education

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Neurology; Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Research Center: Center for Integrative Brain Research

    • Jen Brier, WA 08.06.14

      Dr. Owens was great to work with when our 2 week old was in ICU. He answered all of our copious questions with grace and information. He is obviously a genius, but remains approachable and kind. Seattle Children's is blessed to have him on staff!


Board Certification(s)

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology

Medical/Professional School

University of Washington, Seattle
University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
Pediatric Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston


Clinical Neurophysiology, Baylor Comprehensive Epilepsy Ctr, Houston
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Clinical Interests

Epilepsy, clinical neurophysiology, general child neurology

Research Description

Neurological education, clinical application of electroneurodiagnositic techniques