Author: Encore Rehabilitation, Inc.

As Alabama and Mississippi's largest privately-owned rehabilitation company, Encore Rehabilitation, Inc. helps people get back to their lives through physical therapy, occupational therapy, aquatic therapy, industrial rehab, sports medicine, and other orthopaedic rehabilitation programs. Rehabilitation services are provided at Encore Rehabilitation Centers in Alabama and Mississippi, as well as on-site at healthcare facilities, schools, companies, and other locations.

McKenzie Odom is Walking Again with Encore Rehabilitation-Petal

McKenzie Odom is walking again after a car wreck! She is Patient of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Petal! #EncoreRehab

I was in a bad car wreck and in a wheelchair because I broke several bones in both of my legs,” says McKenzie Odom.

McKenzie received her Physical Therapy treatment at Encore Rehabilitation-Petal and now she is walking again! We are proud her success! McKenzie was dedicated to doing her best and improving her health.

She adds, “Amye and the staff were professional, knowledgeable, and cheerful. They were very accommodating  and willing to work with me.”

Encore Rehabilitation-Petal is glad to recognize McKenzie Odom as our Patient of the Month!

Encore Rehabilitation-Petal
1044 Highway 42
Petal, Mississippi 39465
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“I love the staff,” Dorothy Smith and Encore Rehabilitation – Petal

Marlette McMahan – From Wheelchair to Walking!

Encore Rehabilitation-William Carey University names Emma Shively as Athlete of the Month

Now Open! Encore Rehabilitation-Reeltown!

Encore Rehabilitation, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of Encore Rehabilitation-Reeltown, Alabama!


Encore Rehabilitation-Reeltown offers Physical Therapy services on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 1-5 pm.

Meet Jeff Cotten, LPTA, ATC, CES, LMT with Encore Rehabiltiation-Montgomery East #EncoreRehab

The Clinic Director is Jeff Cotten who is a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, Certified Athletic Trainer, Corrective Exercise Specialist, and Massage Therapist. He has over 22 years of experience in a variety of settings, but his clinical interests are focused on Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Manual Therapy, and Sports Medicine.


Regional Athletic Trainer Manager Chad Abrams, ATC. #EncoreRehab


In addition to Physical Therapy Services, Encore Rehabilitation-Reeltown will also provide Sports Medicine Coverage to the Reeltown Rebels. Encore Sports Medicine Regional Athletic Training Manager Chad Abrams will supervise coverage. Chad has over 35 years of experience in sports medicine.





When Physical Therapy is in your future, give us a call!

Encore Rehabilitation – Reeltown
4084 Alabama Highway 120
Notasulga, Alabama 36866
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Meet Jeff Cotten, LPTA, ATC, CES, LMT Clinic Director with Encore Rehabilitation-Montgomery East

Meet Chad Abrams – Regional Athletic Trainer Manager for Encore Rehabilitation-Opelika

Dr James Robinson and Encore Rehabilitation President Paul Henderson

Janis Allman – Walking after Surgery!

Janis Allman is Walking Again after Knee Replacement Surgery and rehab at Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton #EncoreRehab

“When I came to Encore Rehabilitation-Columbiana after knee replacement surgery, I could not walk without a walker. I can now walk with no assistance. The bend in my knee is great. I can stand and do housework and feel so much better. I have been to Encore before and had great success. I will definitely recommend Encore Rehabilitation to others. The staff are very knowledgeable and professional.” ~ Janis Allman, patient

Thank you, Ms. Allman, for choosing Encore Rehabiltiation-Clanton to be your rehab provider! We LOVE to see you move and are very proud of your success!

Encore Rehabilitation-Columbiana
101 West College Street, Suite 100
Columbiana, Alabama 35051
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Jerry McKinney – Returning to Work!

Abe Abrams – Fishing Again!

Sandra Morris – No surgery!

Meet Clinical Director Mallory Riggs, PT, DPT, Cert. DN with Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton

Clinical Director Mallory Rigge, PT, DPT with Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton #EncoreRehab
Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton is proud to introduce you to Clinical Director Mallory Riggs, PT, DPT, Cert DN!
Originally from Montgomery, Alabama, Mallory graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Auburn University where she was an Auburn University Cheerleader.  She received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.
She has been employed with Encore Rehabilitation for six years and the Clinic Director of Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton for over a year.
Mallory has experience with a variety of diagnoses and rehab settings, but loves outpatient rehabilitation and sports and spine injuries.  Her favorite part of being a Physical Therapist is spending time with the patients, listening to their needs, and helping them to achieve their individual goals through rehabilitation.
Mallory is married to West Morgan High School Head Football Coach, Mikel Riggs. Mallory and Coach Riggs have two children and a goldendoodle. Mallory enjoys spending time at high school sporting events; being with family; visiting Lake Martin and Mentone, Alabama; and cheering on the Auburn Tigers.
We are glad to have Mallory leading our Rehab Team at Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton!
Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton
11186 AL Highway 157, Suite B
Moulton, Alabama 35650
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New Clinic Director Shearon Craig with Encore Rehabilitation-Athens!

New Clinic Director Shearon Craig with Encore Rehabiliitation-Athens #EncoreRehab

Please welcome our new Clinic Director Shearon Craig with Encore Rehabilitation-Athens! 

Shearon is a graduate from The University of Alabama and received her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Washington University in St. Louis, MO. She has 26 years experience as a Physical Therapist in a variety of settings including home health, rehab hospital and outpatient orthopedics. Shearon is also certified in Dry Needling.

She has been with Encore Rehabilitation for over 9 years. We are pleased to have her as our new Director.

Congratulations, Shearon!


Encore Rehabilitation-Athens
22423 US Highway 72 East, Suite B
Athens, Alababma 35613
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Meet Speech Language Pathologist Taylor Furline with Encore Rehabilitation-Hartselle!

Speech Language Pathologist Taylor Furline with Encore Rehabilitation-Hartselle #EncoreRehab

Please help Encore Rehabilitation – Hartselle in welcoming our new Speech Language Pathologist, Taylor Furline!

Taylor graduated with honors from The University of Montevallo with a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology. She has experience working with all ages from birth to 107 with a wide range of abilities in several different settings including elementary schools, preschools, hospitals, skilled nursing/rehab, and outpatient clinics.

Taylor says, “I am excited to be a part of the Encore Rehabilitation team and to serve the clients and patients I work with in a way that allows them to communicate and participate successfully and whatever they set out to do. I feel so blessed to be in a profession that allows me to help others find their voice and use it well. In my spare time, I love to spend time with friends and family, play with my dog, read, serve in my church and community, and anything outside on a sunshiney day!

Welcome, Taylor!

Encore Rehabilitation-Hartselle
615 Mynatt Street, SW
Suite A
Hartselle, Alabama 35640 256-773-0138
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Meet Occupational Therapist Heather Breedlove with Encore Rehabilitation-Athens and Hartselle

Encore Rehabilitation-Hartselle celebrates One Year in New Location!

Dr James Robinson and Encore Rehabilitation President Paul Henderson

Welcome to Sheri Bates, ATC!

Sheri Bates ATC LMT Revised

Please welcome our new Encore Sports Medicine Athletic Trainer, Sheri Bates!

Sheri received her Bachelor’s of Science in Athletic Training from Middle Tennessee State University. She has been a practicing Athletic Trainer for nine years and is also an experienced Sports Massage Therapist.

Sheri says, “One of my proudest achievement is having published an article in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning. I have such a love and passion for what I do, that I wake up wanting to go to work!”

We are proud to have Sheri with us at Encore Rehabilitation – Moulton!


Encore Rehabilitation-Moulton
11186 AL Highway 157, Suite B
Moulton, Alabama 35650
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Max Weeks -Enjoying “Virtually no pain at all”

Max Weeks receiving Dry Needling treatment at Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West #EncoreRehabPatient of the Month Max Weeks with staff from Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West #EncoreRehab

I had Golfers’s Elbow and Bicep Tendinitis from working out. My soreness turned into pain and didn’t go away. I went to a sports medicine doctor and she prescribed Physical Therapy and Dry Needling,” says Max Weeks. After several weeks of treatment at Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West, Max is now getting back to the things he loved doing before the pain. “Before I couldn’t even pick up my one-year old and now I have virtually no pain at all.

Thank you, Max, for choosing Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West to be your rehab provider! We are proud to have you as our Patient of the Month!

Pictured here are Max Weeks; Jodi Schuckert, PTA; and Clinical Director Laura Lee Homan, PT, DPT.

To learn more about Dry Needling, click here. 

Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West
950 Medical Center Drive
Bessemer, Alabama 35022
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Mercedes Thompson – Patient of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Bessemer West

Jerry McKinney – Returning to Work!

New Encore Rehabilitation Clinic Opening Soon!

Abe Abrams – Fishing Again!

Dry Needling: What is it? How does it work?

Levi Sherrill – Athlete of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette

Levi Sherrill is Athlete of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette #EncoreRehab

Congratulations to Levi Sherrill, Athlete of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette!

Levi is a Junior at Fayette County High School where he plays Football (#88) for the Tigers. He enjoys hanging, fishing, and carpentry and looks forward to studying Manufacturing Engineering at Bevill State Community College after high school.

Levi is the son of Susan Cannon and Dusty Sherrill.

We wish Levi a great football season! We’ll see you at the games!


Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette
1793 North Temple Avenue
Fayette, Alabama 35555
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Blake Wallace is Athlete of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette

Stacie Kimberly is Patient of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Fayette

Janet Pollard, OT – “I was born to be an Occupational Therapist”