Alexis “Sage” Hill
Mark T. Malone, M.D., is a Board Certified pain specialist and a native Texan. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and went on to attend the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Malone attended Baylor College of Medicine for residency and training in anesthesiology, and then completed a pain management fellowship at Texas Orthopedic Hospital in 1998. Prior to founding Advanced Pain Care in 2002, Dr. Malone was a member of an Austin-based group practice for twelve years, and a clinical instructor at Baylor College of Medicine for six years. He is double board-certified in anesthesiology and pain management by the American Board of Anesthesiology, with a sub-specialty in pain management; this is the only board certification for pain management endorsed by the American Board of Medical Specialties. In 2017 Dr. Malone was appointed Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery and Perioperative Care at UT Dell Medical School. <br> Dr. Malone is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the International Spinal Intervention Society, the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and the Travis County Medical Society. He has successfully treated thousands of patients suffering from acute and chronic pain. He and his wife, Tracy, live in Austin with their three children. In his spare time, he enjoys water-skiing, cycling, and travel.
Sage earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in social work from West Texas A&M University in 2012 and 2013, respectively. During her studies, she was fortunate to have the opportunity to study abroad in Turkey, Costa Rica, India, Spain, and Morocco. Sage has worked with patients in hospice care, skilled nursing facilities, inpatient psychiatric units, outpatient mental health clinics, and private practice.
Sage is a native Texan and was raised on a cotton farm. She is the proud wife of an Army veteran who also works in health care. Sage is blessed with a bonus son, James, and a daughter, MariBeth, born into Heaven. Her fur babies, a boxer named Dallas and a Bull Terrier named Copenhagen, also bring her great joy.
Certifications: Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW), Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW), Clinical Social Worker in Gerontology (CSW-G), Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager (C-ASWCM), Certified Social Worker in Health Care (C-SWHC), Military Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families – Clinical Social Worker (MVF-CSW).
Professional Memberships: National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Texas Counseling Association (TCA), Amarillo Area Association of Mental Health Professionals (AAAMHP).