Dr. Mark J. Downey, MD

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Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • Male • Age 41

3525 Independence Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Brookwood Medical Center
2010 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209

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Alabama Orthopaedic Center
Alabama Orthopaedic Center
3525 Independence Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209
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    Dr. Downey's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Trigger Point Injection
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Trinity Medical Center
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Complete in 2006

    Undergraduate Schools

    Samford University
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Downey & Staff

    • English
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    • 15 responses
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    5 out of 5
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    Alabama Orthopaedic Center
    3525 Independence Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 802-6700 (Office)
    (205) 802-6701 (Fax)
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