Allyson McDonough, MD

Scott & White Healthcare

Medical Director, Round Rock Rheumatology and Infusion Center

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

Patient Care Emphasis
Arthritis, Arthrocentesis, Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography, Osteoporosis, Pediatric Rheumatologic Disorders, Rheumatologic Disorders

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Rheumatology

  • Scott & White Appointment
    August 4, 2008

  • Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX, MD, 2002
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, BS, 1998

  • Specialty Training
  • Clinical Rheumatology Fellowship, The University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
  • Internal Medicine and Pediatric Residency, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine/Pediatrics

    Publications and Research
  • Teng GG, McDonough AK, Marques A, Chatham W. Association of thrombocytopenia with antiphospholipid antibodies and fibrinolysis. Arthritis and Rheumatism 54[12], 40. Abstract ACR 2006
  • Atkinson TP, Clancy JP, Lyrene RK, Makris CM, Patel PK, Duffy LB, McDonough AK, Cassell GH. Association of joint symptoms in cystic fibrosis with chlamydophila pneumonia. ATS 2005 San Diego
  • McDonough AK, Teng GG, Abott J, Nair R, Amling C, Colli J, Fiveash Jb, Lopez R, Urban d, Curtis JR, Saag KG. Effects of androgen deprivation therapy on bone health in prostate cancer. Arthritis and Rheumatism 58[9], S741. Abstract - ASBMR 2008 Montreal, ACR 2008 San Francisco
  • McDonough AK, Curtis JR, Saag KG. The epidemiology of glucocorticoid-associated adverse events. Current Opinion in Rheumatology 20[2], 131-137.
  • McDonough AK, Rosenthal RS, Cao X, Saag KG. The effect of thiazolidinediones on BMD and osteoporosis. Nat.Clin.Pract.Endocrinol.Metab 4[9], 507-513.
  • McDonough AK, Curtis J. Reducing the risk for falls and fractures: the role of vitamin D in the elderly in improving the quality of care of osteoporosis in the elderly CME course. Alabama Practice Based Network . Alabama Practice Based Network.

  • Awards and Honors
  • Distinguished Fellow Award, American College of Rheumatology, 2008
  • Gene Ball, M.D. Award - Lowe Conference, 2007
  • Internal Medicine Glenn C. Cobbs Excellence Award, 2003
  • Benchmark Physician Award Pediatric Primary Care, 2003

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American Society for Bone Metabolism Research
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Williamson County Medical Association
  • International Society of Clinical Densotomitrists

  • Languages Spoken

    Gardening, Reading


    Baylor Scott & White Clinic - Cedar Park
    910 East Whitestone Blvd
    Cedar Park, TX 78613
    Scott & White Clinic - Round Rock
    425 University Blvd
    Round Rock, TX 78665