Medical Sex Abuse

Breaking the Silence

North Carolina physical therapist guilty of molesting 2 elderly patients, now a registered sex offender

Mark Austin Owens was convicted of misdemeanor sexual battery for sexually assaulting 2 elderly women as he provided care in their homes. Mr. Owens is still a licensed physical therapist but is now a registered sex offender, likely ending his physical therapy career. He has also been given a 60 day suspended jail sentence.


Winston-Salem Journal — Michael Hewlett 11/01/2012