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Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.8 (321)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Methodist Hospital. Dr. Vaccaro, completed a residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Vaccaro an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Vaccaro works at Rothman Orthopaedics in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Lumbar Spinal Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Vaccaro's Office Locations

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    Rothman Orthopaedics - Center City Philadelphia
    925 Chestnut St Fl 5, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 764-9183

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Laminoforaminotomy
Spinal Fusion
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Difficulty With Walking
Internal Derangement of Knee
Joint Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Sciatica
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Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Upper Back Pain
Whiplash
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Herniated Disc Surgery
Wound Repair
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Adult Scoliosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Bone Cancer
Broken Arm
Bursitis of Hip
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chordoma
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Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Dural Tear
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Ligament Tears
Limb Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Osteoarthritis
Osteosarcoma of the Spine
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Sacral Fracture
Schmorl's Nodes
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Dislocation
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Adult Scoliosis Correction
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Procedure
Interlaminar Spacer
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Scoliosis Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
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    4.8
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    Based on 321 ratings
    Patient Ratings (321)
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    4 Star
    (8)
    3 Star
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    2 Star
    (3)
    1 Star
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    About Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Italian and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1932148798
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of California San Diego Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Boston College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vaccaro is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Vaccaro has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Vaccaro works at Rothman Orthopaedics in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Vaccaro’s profile.

    Dr. Vaccaro has seen patients for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Vaccaro on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    321 patients have reviewed Dr. Vaccaro. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vaccaro.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Vaccaro, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Vaccaro appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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