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Alexander E. Poor, MD

Vincera Institute

Alexander E. Poor, MD

Associate Director of Research, Vincera Institute

Clinical Assistant Professor, Jefferson Medical College

Assistant Clinical Professor, Drexel University College of Medicine


◽ Orthopedics - Surgery



Dr. Alexander E. Poor is a board-certified general surgeon specializing in hernias, pelvic and abdominal pain, and core muscle injuries. Dr. Poor earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed his residency in General Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine. He has participated in several basic science and clinical research studies, as well as contributed to book chapters. Dr. Poor has an interest in basic science and clinical research that advances understanding of core anatomy and the pathophysiology of its associated injuries.

Education & Fellowships

    ◽ BS, Neuroscience, Washington & Lee University, Lexington, Va.
    ◽ MD, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pa.
    ◽ Residency: Drexel University College of Medicine
    ◽ Fellowship: Vincera Institute

Awards & Honors

    ◽ ACS Fellow
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