Shawn Moore, 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. Moore is a Board-Certified neurological surgeon with 15 years of experience caring for patients. He has an extensive background in minimally-invasive spinal surgeries and has performed minimally-invasive lumbar spinal fusion procedures on an outpatient basis for the past 15 years. Dr. Moore also holds several patents in minimally-invasive lumbar spinal fusion technologies. Dr. Moore graduated Valedictorian of his medical school class at the University of Kansas in 2000.
Dr. Moore subsequently completed his internship and residency in neurological surgery in 2006 at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Moore had the honor of obtaining cerebrovascular experience under the tutelage of Dr. Duke Samson, Chairman and Professor Emeritus of the UT Southwestern Department of Neurological Surgery. Additionally, Dr. Moore was fortunate enough to obtain extensive training in contemporary minimally-invasive spinal surgery techniques throughout his residency.
During his residency, Dr. Moore published numerous articles and book chapters, as well as two text books: The Definitive Neurological Surgery Board Review and Intensive Neurosurgery Board Review: Neurological Surgery Q&A. These text books have been utilized by a vast majority of neurosurgeons in training and in preparation for their written boards over the past decade. Dr. Moore has devoted a significant proportion of his practice to minimally-invasive spinal procedures, particularly those that can be performed on an out-patient basis. Dr. Moore routinely performs lumbar laminectomies, microdiscectomies, foraminotomies, one and two level ACDFs, spinal cord stimulators, and single level MIS-TLIFs in the ASC setting.
Dr. Moore has additional interests in brain tumors and complex spinal surgeries. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery and actively participates in the Maintenance of Certification program.