Milton L. Owens, M.D.

Milton L. Owens, M.D.

Dr. Milton L. Owens is a board-certified bariatric surgeon, with an extensive list of academic appointments ranging from 1974 to - present. He has done approximately 8,000 weight-loss surgeries, including gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, and adjustable gastric banding. He was the first to perform a sleeve gastrectomy in Southern California. His "Inverted Corner Gastric Sleeve" method, which he invented to reduce heartburn and eliminate leaks, has been published in the leading weight reduction publication, SOARD. His background has led to competence in complicated revision procedures, as well as treatment for elderly and other high-risk patients. His pre and post-op care of bariatric patients makes him a trusted selection for all patients seeking safe surgery and excellent results.

Procedures Dr. Milton L. Owens Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net CA Blue & Gold HMO
  • Great West PPO

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

McGill University Faculty of Medicine


University of Utah School of Medicine


University of Utah School of Medicine