• Specialized Expertise Specialized Expertise An experienced surgical team delivering state-of-the-art care
  • Spinal Care For Athletes Spinal Care For Athletes Minimally invasive treatments to get you back on track
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Smaller incisions, faster recovery
  • Step Back Into Life Step Back Into Life Don't miss out on life because of a spine disorder
  • Conservative Treatments Conservative Treatments Seeking out the least invasive, most effective treatment possible

Welcome to Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Associates
We are committed to providing compassionate, quality care. We offer comprehensive patient evaluations, conservative treatment options, and state-of-the-art surgical techniques. Our surgeons specialize in the latest minimally-invasive spinal surgery techniques that have been shown to result in decreased blood loss, decreased risk of infection, shorter hospital stay, and faster recovery. We always thoroughly describe patient conditions and explain options in a way that empowers patients to make the best treatment choices. This often involves a focus on more conservative treatments, as opposed to surgery, whenever possible.

Conditions we treat include:

  • Back and neck pain
  • Spine injuries and disorders
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Brain tumors

Click here for a complete list of conditions and treatments.

George Vanburen Huffmon, III, MD, FACS
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Dr. Huffmon has been practicing neurosurgery in Wilmington since 1998. He completed his residency program at the University of Tennessee at Memphis, and is Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Huffmon performs minimally invasive and complex spine surgery, artificial disc implantation, and spinal cord stimulators, in addition to cranial neurosurgery with the use of inter-operative computerized stereotactic navigation. He is certified in the use of operative lasers. Dr. Huffmon is continuously involved in the ongoing development of medical device products. Learn more
J. Alex Thomas, MD
Dr. Thomas completed training at Georgetown University Medical Center. During residency he also completed an in-folded fellowship in minimally-invasive surgical techniques in spinal surgery. Medical interests include: spinal tumors, spinal trauma, lateral access surgery for thoracic and lumbar spinal pathology (XLIF, DLIF), cervical disc replacement, pituitary tumors, and brain tumors. Learn more

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