Learn more about the medical practice of Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD PHD

Dr. Alexander R. Vaccaro is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Vaccaro received fellowship training in spine at the University of California San Diego.

He is also Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Rothman Institute, Co-Director of the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of Delaware Valley, and Co-Director of the Spine Fellowship Program at Jefferson.


  • BS – Boston College
  • MD – Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Internship – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Residency – Orthopedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship – Spine, University of California at San Diego

Clinic Information:

Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD PHD
Rothman Institute
925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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