Dr. Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

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

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Dr. Vaccaro's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Procedures
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injections
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
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  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • 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
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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
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Vaccaro & Staff

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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