Yuen Cheng, 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. Yuen Cheng is double board certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin where he graduated with University Honors majoring in Finance and minoring in Biology. He went on to receive his Doctor of Medicine degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Cheng completed his residency training in Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Management at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He continued further specialization training with a Pain Management fellowship at Tufts University School of Medicine’s St Elizabeth Hospital, a premier interventional pain management program in Boston, Massachusetts.
Prior to joining Advanced Pain Care, Dr. Cheng practiced pain management in Austin and Cedar Park. He has held academic appointments as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Clinical Associate of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine.
In the past, Dr. Cheng has served as a medical volunteer with Team Rubicon, an international disaster response nonprofit consisting of military veterans, first responders and medical personnel; he hopes by joining Advanced Pain Care that he can better reach and serve the veteran community as well as chronic pain patients in general in the Austin, Bastrop and Killeen areas.
Dr. Cheng is originally from Hong Kong. He lived in Canada for several years prior to immigrating with his family to the United States (he wasn’t born in Texas, but he got here as fast as he could).
In his free time, he enjoys rock climbing, hiking, swimming, doing CrossFit, training his sister’s cat and playing with his niece and nephew