Welcome to Alabama Spine & Rehabilitation Center

Whether you’re looking for relief from chronic pain, trying to stop the aches, or wanting to ensure your back stays strong and pain free,  you’ve come to the right place. The chiropractic services that we provide will get you up and moving in no time. Offering chiropractic and physical therapy services, this office can help relieve pain from any injury caused by anything from sports to motor vehicle accidents. In addition to rehabilitation, Alabama Spine and Rehabilitation Center can also help you take preventative measures by strengthening specific muscles that tend to flair up or by simply getting adjusted to lower the chance of a “thrown out back.” No matter how much pain you walk into the office with, we will make sure you walk out feeling relieved.

Alabama Spine & Rehabilitation Center takes a multidisciplinary approach, which includes chiropractic and physical therapy care for the whole body. We provide our patients with the highest quality of care and work with them to achieve their desired outcome. Not only do we work with people of all ages,  we also specialize in many different areas, including athletes and those post-surgery. ASRC offers many types of unique treatments to provide immediate pain relief, including targeted cryotherapy and Class IV Deep Tissue Laser Therapy. Being one of a select few physical therapy clinics that offers this Class IV Deep Tissue Laser Therapy, patients come in knowing that this therapy will provide immediate relief. At Alabama Spine and Rehabilitation Center, our main focus is making sure you can function freely in your everyday life.


Call (205) 822-8320 to schedule your appointment, or book online here.
We look forward to seeing you soon.

Office Hours

Physical Therapy:
8:00am – 5:00pm
8:00am – 5:00pm
8:00am – 5:00pm
8:00am – 5:00pm
8:00am – 5:00pm

* Closed 12:00pm – 1:00pm
* Earlier & Later appointments available upon request

9:00am – 5:00pm
9:00am – 5:00pm
9:00am – 5:00pm
9:00am – 5:00pm
9:00am – 12:00pm

* Closed 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Our Staff

Dr. Thomas Spurlock

Dr. Spurlock was born in Birmingham and grew up in Gadsden. He received his undergraduate degree from Auburn University in the pre-medical sciences. He attended Life Chiropractic College where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and did postgraduate studies at National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, Illinois and Huntsville, Alabama.  View Full Bio

Matthew Burke
Paul Cheek


Physical therapy and chiropractic care from Alabama Spine & Rehabilitation Center can help you effectively treat an acute or chronic condition. It can be difficult to live with pain. We are here to help you recover from injuries and manage chronic neurological and musculoskeletal conditions so that you can live your life to the fullest. We encourage you to contact us to discuss options and solutions.

Physical Therapy

42112711 - doctor examining her patient leg in medical officeThe first physical therapy visit usually takes 1 hour. The initial consultation with our physical therapist tests your range of motion, pain intensity levels with different exercises, and explores a variety of measurements of your area of concern. The therapist will provide patients with a neuromuscular re-education plan, home exercise program, and the knowledge base to continue your regimen even after therapy is over.


34962188 - chiropractic careDr. Spurlock is the chiropractor Birmingham residents trust to provide specific, individualized treatment. The initial chiropractic visit at Alabama Spine and Rehabilitation Center can take anywhere from 30 minutes to 1.5 hours depending on when your most recent X-Ray or MRI of the problem area was done.
If you have gotten an MRI or X-Ray within the last year, we will need a copy of that report which can be faxed to 205-822-8323.

X-rays and Onsite MRI/CT/X-Ray

42325292 - doctor and patient looking at xray in medical officeIf after your consultation and examination it is determine that x-rays of your spine are needed, we will perform an x-ray examination. X-rays are not needed for every person or every condition. The need for x-rays will be determined on a case-by-case basis and the reason for the tests will be explained to you before they are performed. Depending on your symptoms we may or may not order imaging for you. If you have any questions about what your insurance will cover in regards to imaging, please consult a professional chiropractor.

All Durable Medical Equipment

We offer an extensive array of medical equipment for our patients including cervical traction, lumbar traction, TENS units, spinal braces, cervical braces, posture pumps, and much more. We can also order other items in addition to the ones we have in house.

Disc Decompression

38355801 - doctor explaining the spine to his patient in medical officeOur clinic offers this service which relieves pressure on pinched nerves of the spinal column. Spinal decompression is used to treat conditions that result in chronic back pain such as disc bulge, disc herniation, sciatica, spinal stenosis, and degenerative spondylolisthesis.

Deep Tissue Laser Therapy

LightForce Therapy Lasers_logo_black and greenPerformed with a Lightforce EXP Class IV Laser, it is a non-invasive technique to help reduce pain and inflammation. Laser therapy can be safely used as an adjunct or replacement for pharmaceutical drugs. this pain relief treatment is FDA cleared and enables patients to have an alternative to drugs and surgery.
Laser therapy treatments last between 5 – 10 minutes depending on the condition being treated. NO REFERRAL is needed to receive laser therapy. It can be a solo treatment or can be combined with a physical therapy and/or chiropractic treatment. For any questions or to schedule an appointment call (205) 822-8320.

Patient Reviews

Fantastic Experience!

Dr. Spurlock and his team are top notch! I recently moved from out-of-state and am thrilled that I found a chiropractor that not only stays current on the latest research, but communicates wonderfully with patients and has a team that gets results. Thank you, AL Spine & Rehabilitation Center!

Casey H.
Always Great!

The customer service at Alabama Spine & Rehabilitation Center is always outstanding. Very friendly atmosphere and I always get great results from my treatments. I highly recommend.

Tynette Lynch

Online Forms

We offer our forms online for your convenience.

Just download, print, fill out and bring with you to your appointment.

Health History
For all new patients coming to see us for their chiropractic and physical therapy services

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please fill out the form below, or call us at 205-822-8320. We look forward to working with you!




Our Location

2017 Canyon Road, Suite 21,
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216

205-822-8320 (P)
205-822-8323 (F)