Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-4216

(267) 339-3500
(267) 479-1379 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Two-Year Results of the Prospective Spine Treatment Outcomes Study: An Analysis of Complication Rates, Predictors of Their Development, and Effect on Patient Derived Outcomes at 2 Years for Surgical Management of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
  2. Maximum pain on visual analog scales in spinal disorders
  3. Bone Morphogenetic Proteins in Anterior Cervical Fusion: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
  4. Answer to the Letter to the Editor of A. Piazzolla et al. concerning, “The Surgical Algorithm for the AOSpine, Thoracolumbar Spine Injury Classification System” by A. R. Vaccaro et al.; Eur Spine J (2016); 25(4):1087–1094
  5. Reliability and Clinical Utility of the CARDS Classification for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  6. P15 peptide stimulates chondrogenic commitment and endochondral ossification
  7. An assessment of the safety of an orthopedic specialty hospital: A 5-year experience
  8. The effect of Postoperative Spinal Infections on Patient Mortality
  9. Clinical application of ceramics in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: A review and update
  10. Does the spine surgeon’s experience affect fracture classification, assessment of stability, and treatment plan in thoracolumbar injuries?
  11. Evidence-based prevention and treatment of osteoporosis after spinal cord injury: a systematic review
  12. A New Partnership
  13. Comparative effectiveness of treatments for chronic low back pain
  14. Development of the AOSpine Patient Reported Outcome Spine Trauma (AOSpine PROST): a universal disease-specific outcome instrument for individuals with traumatic spinal column injury
  15. Universal disease-specific outcome instruments for spine trauma: a global perspective on relevant parameters to evaluate clinical and functional outcomes of thoracic and lumbar spine trauma patients
  16. Measurement of kyphosis and vertebral body height loss in traumatic spine fractures: an international study
  17. The value of CT and MRI in the classification and surgical decision-making among spine surgeons in thoracolumbar spinal injuries
  18. Reliability assessment of AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system and Thoracolumbar Injury Classification and Severity Score (TLICS) for thoracolumbar spine injuries: results of a multicentre study
  19. Bringing Clarity to the Treatment of Common Spinal Disorders
  20. Demineralized bone matrix in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a systematic review