Jefferson University Hospitals
Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD,PhD

Alexander R Vaccaro MD,PhD

Academic Title

Professor
Richard H. Rothman Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
President, Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
Professor and Attending Surgeon of Neurosurgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Co-Director of Spine Fellowship Program, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Assistant Team Physician, Philadelphia Eagles

Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery
Spine Surgery

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Overview

Locations

Treatments

Education & Fellowships

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Internship: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Univ of California San Diego Medical Center

Years in Practice

28

Board Certification

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital - Bensalem
  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Amerihealth 65
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Oxford of PA
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

Notes

Practice limited to spine patients

Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

Publications

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New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

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Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Floor 5
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Fax: (215) 503-0580
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