Dr. Albert Carey is a double board-certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain management physician. Dr. Carey was born and raised in White Hall, Arkansas. After graduating from Arkansas State University with a degree in biology, he attended the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR, where he earned his MD. Dr. Carey completed his residency training in anesthesiology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. He then completed a fellowship in interventional pain management at the University of Mississippi, where he earned the award for being the top performing fellow.
Dr. Carey pursued a career in pain management as he recognized the importance of not only reducing pain but also restoring quality of life. His primary goals are getting patients back to their desired level of activity, whether that be enjoying time with their children or grandchildren, playing golf, or simple activities of daily life such as standing or walking. Dr. Carey provides consultation and treatment for patients dealing with multiple types of pain including back and neck pain, cancer pain, peripheral neuropathy, and complex regional pain syndrome. He has particular interests in minimally invasive techniques including spinal cord stimulation, peripheral nerve stimulation, and vertebral augmentation. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, North American Neuromodulation Society, and American Society of Pain and Neuroscience.
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Carey enjoys traveling and spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoys the sport of amateur fencing and playing guitar. Being a native Arkansan, Dr. Carey has very much enjoyed continually learning and enjoying all that the Lone Star State has to offer.