Stacey Pumo Vela
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.
Stacey Pumo Vela is the Chief Marketing Officer at Advanced Pain Care. Her focus is on driving the company’s vision to improve the quality of people’s lives by building marketing programs that educate the community.
With over 20 years of healthcare experience, 16 of those in pain management marketing, Stacey thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach. Her extensive background includes advertising, branding, reputation management, public relations, physician/community outreach, online marketing, and office management.
Stacey is a graduate of Texas State University and holds a BA in Mass Communications with an emphasis on Business Administration, Public Relations, and Advertising. She is honored to be a Founding Member of Grapevine Austin Women for Good Network. Grapevine’s mission of amplifying good involves a community that comes together with the common goal of helping others on a recurring basis.
She resides in Austin, TX where she was born and raised. In her spare time, she is passionate about staying active and working out, taking photographs, traveling, and being with her husband and two dogs.