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.
Tamesha Keelen earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree from The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, TX in 2019. She has worked as a supervisor in Bone Marrow Transplant, Medical Oncology, and the Medical Surgical area for the past 10 years. She is experienced with chronic cancer pain management and worked with a multi-disciplinary team to help manage patients pain for the past years.
Tamesha moved to Texas in 2003 and was stationed at Fort Hood, TX. As a veteran of the United States Army, she finds great honor in providing care to active duty soldiers, veterans, and dependents of armed service members.
Tamesha is a missionary and finds joy is helping those who have no access to healthcare. She enjoys traveling to underdeveloped countries with medical mission teams to provide free healthcare.
Tamesha has resided in the Killeen/Temple area since 2003 and is very invested in the community. She enjoys hiking, skydiving, traveling, doing community service, and spending quality time with her family.
Tamesha’s goal is to help patients with chronic pain explore all options of pain relief that can increase the quality of life. She wants to empower her patients through education. She would also like to provide care that is compassionate, respectful, and research based.