Dr. Christopher Tomaras, MD

Dr. Christopher Tomaras, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
51 y/o
80 reviews

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Dr. Christopher C Tomaras is a Neurological Surgeon - General practicing in Atlanta, GA. Started practicing 1992. AWARDS & ACCOLADES...Read more

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Patient Reviews (6)
in Conyers, GA |
Dr. Tomares removed 3 discs and fused 5 discs. (Excuse my laymen language.). It's been 3 weeks. I am doing so well. I suffered for over a year (before I went to Dr T) with herniated and bulging discs. My sciatica rendered me house bound. I fully believe once I'm fully recovered from surgery, I will have life back! We tried less-invasive procedures first, but fusion was the only option for me. Dr. Tomares, John, Donna and Carrie are a top-notch team. Very assessable!
in Fayetteville, GA |
Dr. Tomaras is a great surgeon with a gentle, easy going manner. He explains the details associated with your care plan well. His assistant John is compassionate and hands. The office staff is pleasant. However, calls are not returned quickly; on occasion, I had to place multiple calls with voice mail to get a call back by the third day after initial call. Would have returned to Dr. Tomares for more surgery, but he doesn't take Tricare. Sorry but the military secures your freedom to work.
in Ball Ground, GA |
Very Down to earth, Very well informed, Great personality, and listens to his patients. Would Def. Recommend !!
in Atlanta, GA |
Dr. Tomaras took more time than the other doctors in this office. Out of the few I've seen at Polaris, he is the one I would see again, just not at the Polaris location. The other providers' energy is very negative, and only clouds Dr. Tomaras' presence.
in Cartersville, GA |
Dr. Tomaras literally saved my life. I had been in excruciating pain for over 6 mos. Referred by a friend, When we called, they made the appointment within the week. The following week we scheduled surgery. Being self employed I could not be out for an extended period of time so out-patient surgery was do-able. Awakening from surgery was the 1st time I have ever had a surgery that the the pain being totally gone. Thank you, Dr. Tomaras & your great staff for giving me the best Christmas ever!
in Atlanta, GA |
Excellent results-great experience before and after surgery.
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Dr. Christopher C Tomaras is a Neurological Surgeon - General practicing in Atlanta, GA. Started practicing 1992.


  • Regional Top Doctors  
  • On-Time Doctor Award  (2014)
  •  Compassionate Doctor Recognition  (2013, 2015)
  • Top 10 Doctor - City  (2014)


  • Northside Hospital-Forsyth
  •  St Joseph's Hospital 


  • Most major insurances are accepted.

Dr. Tomaras says...


  • Anatomic Facet Replacement
  •  Cervical Spine Treatment
  •  Laser Spine Surgery
  •  Regenerative Injection Therapy (Stem Cells & PRP)
  •  Radiosurgery
  •  Acupuncture
  •  EMG & Nerve Conduction Studies
  •  Massage Therapy
  •  Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  •  Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)
  •  Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  •  Facet Joint Injections
  •  X-ray
  •  MRI
  •  Intraoperative Stealth Navigation

Dr. Tomaras' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aneurysm
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Dilatation
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Stye
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss


  • Medical School
    The University Of Tennessee At Chattanooga-M.D.

    Graduated in 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities