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First Appointment

Please remember to bring the following:
  • Picture ID
  • Insurance card
  • Completed new patient paperwork
  • Imaging films you have available
  • Insurance authorization or a written referral from your primary care doctor, if required by your insurance
  • Current list of medications with dosage
If you are unable to keep your appointment, please let us know 24 hours in advance so that other patients may use that scheduled time. If proper 24-hour notification is not given, there is a $25 fee which must be paid prior to the next appointment.

Downloadable Office Forms

New patients should download, print out and complete the forms listed below and bring to your first appointment. This will help expedite your visit. Just click on a form below to open and print. If you are unable to complete these forms ahead of time, try to arrive 15 minutes early for your appointment to do so at that time. New patients should download, print out, and complete the forms listed below and bring to your first appointment.


In the event of an emergency before, during or after office hours, call (910) 763-3333 or go to your nearest emergency room. The after hours call service operates from 5 pm to 9 am Monday –Thursday and begins weekend service at 3 pm Friday until 9 am Monday. In urgent situations, the call service will page the neurosurgeon on call, which may be another provider outside of this practice.


We are pleased to offer patient appointments at two convenient locations in Wilmington and Jacksonville. Click here to view maps of our offices.
  • 2208 South 17th Street, Suite 201 Wilmington, NC 28401
  • 215 Station Street, Suite A Jacksonville, NC 28546


Dr. Huffmon and Dr. Thomas maintain staff privileges at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Payment Policy

We accept Cash, Check, MasterCard, Visa, and most bank debit cards. Payment and all insurance co-pays will be required prior to your scheduled appointment. Please contact your insurance provider to verify that our services are covered. Feel free to ask our staff any questions you may have regarding payment issues.
We work closely with referring physicians to deliver the highest continuity of care possible for every patient. We are often available to see patients on the same day if needed. Patient appointments are available at two convenient locations in Wilmington and Jacksonville, North Carolina. To refer a patient to Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists, call (910) 763-3333 or download and fax the referral forms listed below. Referring physicians who have specific questions about a patient are welcome to contact our physicians by calling (910) 763-3333. Physician Referrral Form
If you have any questions regarding our services or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact us using the information listed below. Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists - Wilmington (910) 763-3333 Fax (910) 763-3336 2208 S 17th Street, Suite 201 Wilmington, NC 28401 Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists - Jacksonville (910) 763-3333 Fax (910) 763-3336 215 Station Street, Suite A Jacksonville, NC 28546
Brain disorders and treatments at Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists

Brain disorders and treatments

Technology and compassion are vital ingredients in the treatment of brain tumors and disorders. Our neurosurgery team works closely with a multidisciplinary group of physicians, including local radiation oncologists and neurologists, in order to offer the latest treatment options available.

At Atlantic Neurosurgical & Spine Specialists, providing care and support for patients and their families is crucial, especially when treating brain disorders such as:

Cranial Conditions

  • Brain tumors
  • Meningiomas
  • Gliomas
  • Metastases
  • Skull-base tumors
  • Pituitary tumors

Other Brain Conditions

  • Head injuries
  • Facial pain syndromes (trigeminal neuralgia)
  • Chiari malformation
  • Microvascular decompression