Rudy Garza III, 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.
Rudy Garza III, MD was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and completed his Anesthesiology residency and Pain Medicine fellowship at UT Health San Antonio. He then joined the faculty at UT Health where he became the Assistant Program Director of the Anesthesiology Residency followed by the Associate Program Director for the Pain Medicine Fellowship.
Each year he helps train over 40 anesthesiology residents and 6 pain fellows. Dr. Garza is dual board certified in Anesthesiology and the sole author of a textbook for Pain Medicine. Dr. Garza emphashizes a multidisciplinary approach to help his patients maximize function, independence, and quality of life.
In his free time, Dr. Garza enjoys tractor racing with his boys, fishing, and running the trails with his wife.