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Atlanta’s Top Spine and Pain Management Physicians

We Are The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists

Helping Patients Take Control of Their Lives

The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists

Chronic pain can truly change your life. Whether you’re living with back pain, knee pain, pain in the joints, or pain anywhere else, it’s always on your mind, affecting the way you live, and making it difficult to use your body as you want to. When you’re seeking relief from that pain, you want it to be long-term, effective, and complete.

The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists is a team of the best pain management specialists in Georgia who offer comprehensive evaluation and non-surgical treatment of spinal pain to all of our patients. Our treatment goal is not only to reduce or eliminate your pain, but to restore you to full function and improve your overall quality of life. In addition to working closely with each individual patient, we maintain close contact with referring doctors and case managers, keeping them informed about their patients’ progress and condition.

For 25 years, we’ve been helping patients take their lives back from chronic pain. If you’re ready to begin your personalized treatment plan with the first and longest-standing independent pain practice in Georgia, schedule your appointment with The Physicians today.

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Treatment Solutions for Chronic Joint Pain

Our Comprehensive Services


For many patients struggling with chronic pain, injections to the spine can make a significant difference in their quality of life without a need for surgery.

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As a proven solution for pain due to migraines and other conditions, nerve blocks can help address pain in a particular cluster of nerves.

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Spinal cord stimulators can offer a minimally-invasive, non-pharmaceutical alternative to other forms of pain management.

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Using Tenex Health TX technology, the Physicians can safely remove problematic tendon tissue without the need for invasive surgery.

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The Rizor Institute for Pain Management

Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation Program

The Physicians Spine and Rehabilitation Specialists is proud to serve patients at the Rizor Institute, a comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation program for the treatment of high impact chronic pain. As a response to the ongoing opioid epidemic, this program provides local, residential treatment for injured workers that will help recover, restore function, and control pain while decreasing reliance on opioids and medical interventions. At the Rizor Institute, our team of physicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and cognitive-behavioral therapists work together at our facility in Suwanee, GA to address the opioid epidemic on a local level, and to provide an individualized, multidisciplinary program that will reduce the need for medications and facilitate the opportunity to return to work and to life.



Proudly Serving Workers Across Georgia

Workers’ Compensation Referrals

If you’ve been injured at the workplace, you deserve to receive the compensation you need to make a full recovery and return to the job safely and with confidence. At The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists, we proudly provide workers’ compensation referrals to patients who are struggling with chronic pain as a result of a work-related injury. We’re happy to help you through the process of filing a workers’compensation claim, and we’ll work with you to restore your body to full function


Helping Patients Take Control of Their Lives

Chronic Low Back Pain

High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Management of Chronic Low Back Pain

If you are interested in participating and

  • Are 50 years old or older
  • Have had low back pain for more than 6 months
  • Have had a radiofrequency treatment for back pain more than 6 month ago

You may qualify for a non-invasive, no needle study being conducted at The Physicians Spine and Rehabilitation Specialists

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Four Convenient Pain Management Locations

Multiple Locations Across Georgia


  • The staff was friendly and helpful. The doctor was very thorough and took time to ask and answer all my questions. This was a new doctor for me and I was very pleased.

    Posted On November 22, 2022
  • Very caring and professional staff. Friendly and easy to talk too. I do appreciate their team!!

    Posted On November 22, 2022
  • Great care and great service. They are clearly experts in their field and yet they take the time to make your visit seem personalized.

    Posted On November 22, 2022
  • My wife has been going here for awhile for back pain They are nice group of people. Friendly atmosphere.

    Posted On October 25, 2022
  • Everything went very well. Everything is well organized organized and everyone one who works there is friendly and the care is excellent

    Posted On October 8, 2022
  • Office staff and Nurses are Great.Amanda M.and Dr.Schurdell are awesome..Great team..Amanda M goes above and beyond to listen to my complaints and questions..always resolving them..No complaints in 5 + Years.Always feel better when I see these 2

    Posted On September 20, 2022
  • Very friendly and on time.

    Posted On September 18, 2022
  • From the time I arrived until I left (which was not very long) everyone was friendly and accomodating. They smiled and made me feel right at home while being efficient. Dr Mefferd was very fast but friendly and did not seem rushed. The overall experience was super positive!

    Posted On September 17, 2022
  • Dr. Mefford and his staff are great! I highly recommend this office.

    Posted On September 17, 2022
  • Amanda listens to my concerns and works with me. She is genuinely concerned about me and my pain. She treats it accordingly with eye n the long term.

    Posted On August 31, 2022

We Accept Most Insurances

Cost should never be an obstacle to receiving the top-quality care you need. That’s why The Physicians Spine & Rehabilitation Specialists proudly accepts insurance from multiple providers across the state of Georgia. Please view our list of accepted providers; if you don’t see yours listed, call us. Our knowledgeable staff is happy to discuss your options with you.

Put Your Trust In The Physicians.

Treat your chronic back and joint pain with the best pain management specialists in Georgia.

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