Raymond Walkup, MD

Board Certified Neurosurgeon & Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery located in Sandy Springs, Atlanta, GA & Smyrna, GA

About Dr. Walkup

Raymond Walkup, MD, is an experienced, board-certified neurosurgeon at Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center in Sandy Springs and Smyrna in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area. He has blazed the trail of innovation in the area of minimally invasive spine surgery and is passionate about using new technologies and techniques to preserve muscle and nerve integrity.

Dr. Walkup is an Alabama native. He earned his undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Tallahassee, where he graduated magna cum laude and received numerous academic honors. He completed medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham before finishing his neurosurgical residency at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.

Dr. Walkup performed orthopaedic spine surgery rotations at Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center in Atlanta, where he received training in the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques for spine and cranial disorders.

He joined Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center in 2011. Dr. Walkup maintains his advanced credentials with continuing education. He is board-certified in neurosurgery, contributes to spine and cranial research, and participates in national education conferences nationwide. Dr. Walkup is a member of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.

In his free time, he enjoys deep-sea fishing and exploring the depths of the ocean while scuba diving. He can’t wait until his son and daughter can join him in these adventures. Dr. Walkup warmly welcomes patients to Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center and looks forward to helping them alleviate symptoms.

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Raymond Walkup, MD, is an experienced, board-certified neurosurgeon at Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center in Sandy Springs and Smyrna in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area. He has blazed the trail of innovation in the area of minimally invasive spine surgery and is passionate about using new technologies and techniques to preserve muscle and nerve integrity.

Dr. Walkup is an Alabama native. He earned his undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Tallahassee, where he graduated magna cum laude and received numerous academic honors. He completed medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham before finishing his neurosurgical residency at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.

Dr. Walkup performed orthopaedic spine surgery rotations at Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center in Atlanta, where he received training in the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques for spine and cranial disorders.

He joined Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center in 2011. Dr. Walkup maintains his advanced credentials with continuing education. He is board-certified in neurosurgery, contributes to spine and cranial research, and participates in national education conferences nationwide. Dr. Walkup is a member of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.

In his free time, he enjoys deep-sea fishing and exploring the depths of the ocean while scuba diving. He can’t wait until his son and daughter can join him in these adventures. Dr. Walkup warmly welcomes patients to Polaris Spine & Neurosurgery Center and looks forward to helping them alleviate symptoms.


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Accepted Insurances

We work with most major commercial payors, including the following:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Golden Rule
Humana
PHCS
UMR
United Healthcare