Offering PrescriptFit Medical Nutrition Therapy since 2017


Dr. Stanford Owen is the founder and developer the PrescriptFit Medical Nutrition System.  Dr. Owen is a native of south Louisiana who practices internal medicine at the Center for Health Management in Gulfport, Mississippi (3300 15th Street .. (228) 864-9669).  He is a Board Certified diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, the American Board of Physical Nutrition Specialists and member of multiple professional and civic organizations including the Obesity Society, the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology and the Mississippi and Louisiana State Medical Societies.  Dr. Owen has published numerous books and peer-reviewed professional articles relating to his clinical practice and research work which focuses on better health through improved nutrition. 


For his work with at-risk patient groups, Dr. Owen has been recognized by professional, civic and governmental institutions including the Mississippi Obesity Council, the African American Obesity Research and Treatment Association, NAACP and others.  Dr. Owen’s expertise has been sought out by multiple media outlets such as Longevity, Weight Watchers, Vogue and Southern Living Magazines, NPR Radio, The Doctor’s on CBS Television, the Atlanta Constitution, the Washington Post and the New York Times.  Dr. Owens aim is thus to focus the public eye on medical nutrition therapy as an effective and readily available countermeasure to the near epidemic of obesity and dietary related illness in the United States today.