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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Male • Age 54

925 Chestnut St Fl 5
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Dr. Vaccaro's Experience

Dr. Vaccaro's Care Philosophy


  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

Background Check for Dr. Vaccaro

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cervical Spine Research Society award for best poster exhibit, 2001
  • Economic and Cultural Achievement Award, 2002
  • Recipient of the Jeffrey Lance Spinal Cord Injury Foundation Award, 2001
  • Scoliosis Research Society Traveling Fellowship, 2003

Media & Publications


Education & Training

Medical School

Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1987

Internship Hospital

Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Residency Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship Hospital

University Of California San Diego Medical Center

Undergraduate Schools

Boston College

Languages Spoken by Dr. Vaccaro & Staff

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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