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.
Tina Spohn-Ledford has been a certified family nurse practitioner with Advanced Pain Care since 2018. Prior to joining Advanced Pain Care she worked Urgent care for two. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked as a registered nurse in cardiology at NWTH for 11 years. She was born and raised in Delaware, Oklahoma. She moved to Amarillo when she was 19 and it has been home ever since. She achieved her LVN at Clarendon College 1995, Her Associate Degree from Amarillo College in 2007, Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing 2012, and Master of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain 2015. She is a member of the American Nurse Association, Texas Nurse Association and the Panhandle Nurse Practitioner Association.
Tina advanced her nursing career in order to provide quality, compassionate healthcare to her patients. She enjoys working with patients with pain issues. Her goals is to work together with her patients to find ways to manage their pain so that they feel empowered and their quality of life is improved.
In her spare time, Tina enjoys spending time with her husband, her two sons and two grandchildren. Her family time is most important. When not with the family she enjoys reading a good book, cooking, fishing, River fun mudding, and being outdoors.