Spine Injection Specialist
Dr. Downey uses his background in Physiatry to effecively diagnose and conservatively treat the spectrum of bone, muscle, and nerve-related conditions which affect the spine. Using interventional (injection) treatments under fluoroscopy, Dr. Downey is able to restore maximum function lost through injuries or degenerative changes to the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.
Dr. Mark Downey is a native of Anniston, Alabama and is a graduate of Samford University in Birmingham. He received his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at UAB. This specialty is also referred to as Physiatry. He is board certified (2006) in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specializing primarily in disorders of the spine.