Dr. Mark J. Downey, M.D.

Hospital Icon

SpineGroup Alabama, LLC.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Interventional Spine Physiatrist




5 2 Ratings
As a physiatrist, Dr. Downey specializes in diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of pain-related spinal disorders. He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) since 2007 and uses his comprehensive spine and musculoskeletal training to determine the appropriate line of treatment for a variety of spinal conditions. Specializing in interventional spine, he is able to offer fluoroscopic spinal injection procedures to eliminate spine-related pain and restore normal activities and function.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Interventional Spine Physiatrist
Dr. Mark Downey is a native of Anniston, Alabama. He has been in practice in Homewood, Alabama for more than 10 years and has performed thousands of spinal procedures to help patients recover from back and neck pain and get back to activity. His practice serves as a referral center for general and complex non-surgical spinal problems in the region. He maintains one of the busiest spine practices in Alabama.

Dr. Downey and his wife Kim, live in Vestavia Hills with their three young boys. He enjoys golf, exercise, wake-boarding, and outdoor activities with his family. He spends much of his free time practicing baseball and basketball with his boys. He also serves as a drummer on the praise team at his local church.

Dr. Mark Downey 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. Following his residency training, he completed additional training in interventional spine procedures making him proficient in cervical, thoracic and lumbar injections. Over the past 2 years, he has become a primary referral source for thoracic and lumbar compression fractures, performing over 100 kyphoplasty procedures in his in-office surgical suite.

Leave a Review

Please also check the box below.


Review by Rebecc Ann Jacobs 3/8/2021


Patient Interaction

Wait Time

Doctor Mark Downey is the best! Thank you Doctor Downey for your time and patience!

Review by H.W. 9/25/2018


Patient Interaction

Wait Time

So empathetic and understanding. Really gave me some peace I had not had with previous physicians


SpineGroup Alabama, LLC.

10 Old Montgomery Hwy

Suite 200

Homewood, AL 35209




Open Hours:

Mon: 8:00a - 4:30p

Tue: 8:00a - 4:30p

Wed: 8:00a - 4:30p

Thu: 8:00a - 4:30p

Fri: 8:00a - 2:30p