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Dr. Alexander Richard Vaccaro MD and PHD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, Surgery, and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine.
Dr. Alexander Vaccaro has 10 office locations.
Center City East
Rothman Institute Jefferson
925 Chestnut St
Fl 5
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Locations and availability (10)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(29)
Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Physiatrist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Vaccaro has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.3684210526316 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.8947368421053 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.5263157894737 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3157894736842 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1578947368421 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alexander Vaccaro, MD, PHD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 26 areas:
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Diskectomy
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Joint Surgery (Arthroplasty)
  • Joint Surgery (Joint Prosthesis Implantation Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Quadriplegia
  • Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
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Education & Awards

Dr. Vaccaro graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 15 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone Transplantation
Diskectomy
Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal Diseases
Spinal Fractures
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Injuries
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010, 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2012)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Washington Square West
Physiatry
Washington Square West
Orthopedic Surgery

Affiliations

Dr. Vaccaro has 24 hospital affiliations:

  • Riddle Memorial Hospital 
  • Nazareth Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Vaccaro accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Alexander R. Vaccaro practice?
Dr. Alexander Vaccaro practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, Surgery, and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Voorhees, NJ and King Of Prussia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons and Philadelphia Physiatrists.