Dr. Owensby

is retiring from her Arbor Ave. office and focusing all her efforts on Hospice at Home of Arizona


Jerry Ellen Owensby, M.D, P.C.

Jerry Ellen Owensby is a Board Certified physician.  She is originally from San Antonio, Texas. She received her undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in Utah. She completed medical school at Texas Tech University and her residency in Internal Medicine at West Virginia University in Charleston, West Virginia. She has been in private practice in Mesa, Arizona since completing her residency in 1996.


She enjoys partnering with patients to help direct their health care. She and the entire office staff are committed to provide excellent medical care and service. Dr. Owensby serves on the board for Mesa Foundation for Educational Excellence, that raises money for the Mesa Unified Public School District. She also serves on the Neighborhood Physician Alliance Board and the Banner Health Network Board.


Dr. Owensby enjoys spending time with friends and family. She collects sports memorabilia and enjoys traveling and reading. She also enjoys riding her Harley Davidson and driving her Mustang.

We treat our patients with the respect and kindness    they've come to expect from our compassionate and professional staff.

Alyssa Washington, NP

Alyssa was born and raised in Peoria, Illinois, and relocated to Arizona in 2017. She received her Associate Degree RN from Illinois Central College,her BSN from Grand Canyon University and went on to complete her graduate degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. During her education she was inducted into the Alpha Delta Nu and Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor societies. She has worked as a bedside RN and Charge Nurse with experience in orthopedics, medical/surgical nursing and oncology, more specifically gynecological oncology. She always has had a big heart and nurturing spirit which is why she was drawn to nursing. Her goal is to provide thorough, compassionate care and education to each and every patient she sees. 

Outside of work she is a busy mom of 3 wonderful daughters and has been married for 10 years. The entire family is a basketball family! Alyssa loves spending her free time watching her oldest 2 daughters play basketball and traveling to school games. She also enjoys going to the movies with her family and thrift shopping on weekends. 

Tamara Waldron, P.A.-C.

Tamara Waldron is a board certified Physicians Assistant. After teaching high-school mathematics for 10 years, Tamara chose to change careers and became a physician’s assistant. Her passion for healing combined with communication skills developed in the public schools system have made her an extremely effective physicians assistant. As a life learner, Tamara has broad experience as a physicians assistant in Family Medical, Urgent Psychiatric  and Internal Medicine.


Tamara earned her Bachelor of Arts in secondary education, focusing on secondary mathematics instruction. She completed her Masters of Medical Science Physician Assistant Studies from Midwestern University, college of Health Sciences. She received the Director’s Choice Award from Midwestern College of Health Sciences.


Tamara has Certifications including Certification of Physician Assistants, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, CPR certification, and a Mathematics teaching certificate. She belongs to several Professional memberships for Physician Assistants and Emergency Medicine. Tamara’s community service includes PF Chang’s Rock and Roll Marathon, Team of Physicians for Students, Pop Warner football, and math tutoring.

Charlene is the head nurse and office manager for this practice. She has been working with Dr. Owensby for over 20 years. Charlene has earned her Registered Nursing degree from Pima Medical Institute. She is the Office Manager and in charge of patient care. Charlene is originally from Columbus, Ohio and has lived in Arizona for over 30 years. She enjoys hiking, swimming, boating, and other outdoor activities with her children.

Charlene Tidd, R.N.

We deliver the very best medical care utilizing state-of-the-art technology and the most current medical practices.

Jerry Ellen Owensby, M.D., P.C. Copyright 2018