Atlanta Spine Surgeons

Atlanta Spine Surgeons

Looking for an Atlanta spine surgeon you can trust? Look no further than Axion Spine and Neurosurgery. We have experienced, board-certified surgeons who perform back, neck, and spine surgeries of all types to treat people suffering from painful conditions that impact their quality of life. Whether you need a minor, minimally invasive procedure or a major surgery, our spine surgeons in Atlanta are here to help.

Services Overview

Back pain is one of the leading causes of disability around the world. It can make it difficult to perform even the most basic tasks and can keep you from enjoying the things you love. At Axion Spine and Neurosurgery, we treat common conditions like:

Our neurosurgeons are highly skilled at performing surgeries to address problems in the neck and spine when other options haven’t provided enough pain relief. These include:

Why Choose Axion’s Atlanta Spine Surgeons

Many options are available when choosing a spine surgeon in Atlanta or elsewhere. The best neurosurgeons have the expertise and experience to provide their patients with the best outcomes. At Axion Spine and Neurosurgery, we have two spine surgeons who meet that criteria.

  • Dr. Christopher Tomaras—Originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee, Dr. Tomaras now lives in Sandy Springs. He graduated with the highest honors from the University of Tennessee’s College of Medicine and was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Texas Medical Center of Baylor College of Medicine.
  • Dr. Tomaras has been perfecting the art of neurosurgery for over 20 years. As an Atlanta spine surgeon, he has helped countless people in the area treat their back, spine, and neck pain. He not only stays up-to-date with the latest advancements in neurosurgery by participating in continuing education, he is a leader in innovation and technology. For example, he has been the principal investigator for multiple cervical disc replacement studies.
  • Dr. Raymond Walkup—Dr. Walkup is a native of Alabama. He moved to Atlanta for his neurosurgery residency at Emory University Hospital and decided to stay. He received his medical doctorate at the University of Alabama. He specializes in minimally invasive surgeries and is a member of the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.
  • Dr. Walkup is a trailblazer when it comes to minimally invasive spine surgery, regularly participating in research and innovation. He believes it is important to continue to develop techniques that preserve muscle and nerve function, allowing patients to recover more quickly with fewer side effects.  In addition to serving his patients at Axion Spine and Neurosurgery, he is the Section Chief of Neurosurgery at Northside Hospital.

Schedule An Appointment Today with the Best Atlanta Spine Surgeons

Whether you’re facing a new back or neck injury or chronic back pain, our specialists are here to provide you with compassionate care and get you feeling better as soon as possible. Our providers offer second-opinion consults on neurosurgery and other treatments.

Don’t continue to live with pain in your back, neck, or spine – schedule an appointment today!


Do you have offices in Atlanta?

Yes, we have offices in and around Atlanta, including Alpharetta, Sandy Springs, and Riverdale. We also have an outpatient surgery center in Alpharetta.

Do you use treatments other than surgery?

Yes. We treat conditions with various treatments, depending on the patient’s needs. Examples include physical therapy, injections, radiofrequency ablation, and regenerative medicine. Treatments are always tailored to the situation.

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