Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at Rothman Institute

Meet Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

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

Directions to our primary location in

Philadelphia, PA

How Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • 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


  • Coccygectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery

Accolades for Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

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

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedics, 1995

Spine-health Articles by Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

Office Information for Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD

925 Chestnut Street
5th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Primary Location:

925 Chestnut Street
5th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Rothman Institute

Profile last updated: August 31, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.