Sandra S. Gill
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.
Sandra is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20 years of experience. She has a Master’s degree in Social Work from The University of Texas at Austin. She has extensive practice in working with people with major depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, and chronic pain. She incorporates a variety of therapeutic approaches including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Neurobiology, and Emotional Freedom Technique.
She believes all humans have the capacity towards positive change to improve their lives and become their best self. She incorporates a holistic, mind-body approach, as she believes each person contains a mental, emotional, physical and spiritual aspect of himself or herself. Tending to the issues and needs of each of those selves helps bring about an overall sense of well-being and strengthens one’s capacity to live life more confidently and joyfully. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, hiking and spending time with family and friends.