Dr. Alexander R. Vaccaro, Orthopedic Surgeon, Philadelphia, PA, 19107
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Dr. Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

Care of spinal disorders with special attention to trauma, adult deformity, degenerative disease, tumor and infection.

Type of Spine Care Professional

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Areas of Expertise

Conditions
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors
Treatments
  • Coccygectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery

Certifications

  • Orthopedics, 1995

Professional Distinctions

  • Professor of Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Fellowship trainer

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Cervical Spine Research Society
  • International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine
  • Jefferson Orthopaedic Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
  • Philadelphia College of Surgeons
  • Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society
  • Scoliosis Research Society

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