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

925 Chestnut Street

5th floor

Philadelphia, PA 19107

United States

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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