Jefferson University Hospitals
Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA

Alexander R Vaccaro MD, PhD, MBA

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

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Spine

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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: University of California, San Diego Medical Center

Years in Practice

28

Board Certification

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital

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
  • 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
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • 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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Primary Location

925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
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