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About The Spine Group

About The Spine Group in Virginia Beach

Welcome to The Spine Group!

Dr. Spencer Johansen and Dr. Tara Johansen opened The Spine Group over 20 years ago and pride themselves on listening and providing information to help you make an educated decision with regards to your health.

Drs. Johansen believe in restoring their patients to optimal health in as short a period of time as possible through exercise, nutrition, and awareness of existing problems. Combined with convenient office hours and specific gentle adjusting, the doctors offer personal and compassionate care.

Whatever Dr. Spence and Dr. J do, they do firmly, positively, and enthusiastically. This approach applied to chiropractic has made them successful and their results speak for themselves. Over the years, The Spine Group has been recognized for giving exceptional care by the following:

  • Americas Top Chiropractors
  • Worldwide Registry of Executive Professionals and Entrepreneurs
  • Kingston’s National Registry of Who’s Who
  • Talk of the Town
  • Best of the 757
  • Best of Hampton Roads
  • “Honored Professional” in the National Register’s Who’s Who

The Spine Group’s Purpose

The purpose of our clinic is to support as many people as possible in their quest for health and to educate them about chiropractic so they may, in turn, educate others.

Our mission is to help our patients achieve optimal health so they can enjoy life. We’ll help you to feel great and be able to do the things you want to do.

Staying Well

We are a family practice and work on people of all ages, from newborns to those well into their 90’s. You don’t have to let pain limit your life. Don’t be held back from doing the things you enjoy. Chiropractic care can help you live your life to the fullest.

Chiropractic adds life to your life!

The Mind and Body Works studio, ran by the doctors and located in our building, offers massage therapy, stretching classes, yoga classes, foam roller classes, life improvement seminars and other wellness-based meetings. We welcome you to see which classes are coming up and encourage you to join us!

Adding Life to Your Life

Our staff is dedicated to the health of our community. We are a friendly group that loves getting to know each of our patients and will always give you our full attention. We make a long-term commitment to helping you achieve your heath care goals. We’re able to help those seeking treatment for:

  • Pain relief
  • Corrective care
  • Supportive care
  • Sports injuries and prevention
  • Automobile accident injuries
  • Work-related injuries

No matter what your needs are, we want to support you.


Contact us today to schedule your visit! (757) 422-2000

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