Geoffrey Higgs, M.D.
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.
Dr. Higgs is an Ivy League educated and trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in treating sports medicine related injuries. He has served as a team physician for over twenty different professional and collegiate athletic teams including: the Washington Redskins, the New England Patriots, and the Boston Bruins. He has an extensive background in treating sports medicine injuries, shoulder surgery, knee surgery, cartilage restoration and regenerative medicine techniques.
Major Higgs was a highly decorated officer while serving in the United States Army, and held multiple leadership positions while he served his country after receiving a full academic scholarship to Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Higgs takes a comprehensive and compassionate approach to the evaluation, diagnosis and the treatment of both the athlete as well as the weekend warrior using state-of-the-art reconstructive methods that include both nonsurgical and surgical techniques in an effort to heal his patients.