Robert Ayer, MD, FAANS

Board Certified Neurosurgeon & Complex Spine & Complex Brain Neurosurgeon located in Sandy Springs, Atlanta, GA & College Park, GA

About Dr. Ayer

Robert Ayer, MD, FAANS, is a board-certified neurosurgeon and partner at Polaris Spine and Neurosurgery Center, which serves the Atlanta metropolitan area.

Dr. Ayer attended Boston University for both his undergraduate and medical degrees, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Loma Linda University Medical Center, in southern California, is where Dr. Ayer completed his neurosurgical residency training. During his time at Loma Linda, he contributed to the publication of over 20 peer reviewed articles in neuroscience, and the University nominated him to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  

As part of his training, Dr. Ayer completed a complex and minimally invasive spinal surgery fellowship the Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle, Washington. Prior to moving to Atlanta, Dr. Ayer was junior faculty at the University of California Irvine Medical Center (UC Irvine).

Dr. Ayer has practiced in the Atlanta area for several years prior to joining Polaris Spine and Neurosurgery Center. During his time in Atlanta, he has developed an excellent reputation for bedside manner as well as technical skill. For his efforts, he earned the Georgia Top Docs award in 2020, and again in 2021.

For more information on Dr. Ayer: www.robertayermd.com 

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Robert Ayer, MD, FAANS, is a board-certified neurosurgeon and partner at Polaris Spine and Neurosurgery Center, which serves the Atlanta metropolitan area.

Dr. Ayer attended Boston University for both his undergraduate and medical degrees, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Loma Linda University Medical Center, in southern California, is where Dr. Ayer completed his neurosurgical residency training. During his time at Loma Linda, he contributed to the publication of over 20 peer reviewed articles in neuroscience, and the University nominated him to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  

As part of his training, Dr. Ayer completed a complex and minimally invasive spinal surgery fellowship the Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle, Washington. Prior to moving to Atlanta, Dr. Ayer was junior faculty at the University of California Irvine Medical Center (UC Irvine).

Dr. Ayer has practiced in the Atlanta area for several years prior to joining Polaris Spine and Neurosurgery Center. During his time in Atlanta, he has developed an excellent reputation for bedside manner as well as technical skill. For his efforts, he earned the Georgia Top Docs award in 2020, and again in 2021.

For more information on Dr. Ayer: www.robertayermd.com 


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Accepted Insurances

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

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