Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

Specialty

Top Conditions

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  • Education & Training

    Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

    Residency: Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York

    Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Board Certification(s): American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Professional Organizations

    American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Emerging Leaders, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Scoliosis Research Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS)
  • Research & Publications

    • Miller DJ, Nelson SE, Shah AS, Ganley TJ, Flynn JM.  Outpatient Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery.  Accepted to Orthop Clin North Am. 2017
    • Striano B, Jackson T, Miller DJ, Sankar WN. Current Concepts in Unstable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis. U. Penn. Orthop. J. 27:58-60, 2017.
    • Nelson SE, Blumberg TJ, Gambone AJ, Miller DJ, Cahill PJ. Growth Modulation for Idiopathic Scoliosis with an Anterior Tether – Operative Technique. U. Penn. Orthop. J. 27: 83-84, 2017.
    • DeFrancesco CJ, Pasha S, Miller DJ, Betz RR, Clements DH, Fletcher ND, Glotzbecker MG, Hwang SW, Kelly MP, Lehman RA, Lonner BS, Newton PO, Roye BD, Sponseller PD, Upasani VV; Harms Study Group, Cahill PJ. Agreement Between Manual and Computerized Designation of Neutral Vertebra in Idiopathic Scoliosis. Spine Deform. 2018 Nov - Dec;6(6):644-650. PMID: 30348338
    • Miller DJ, Trofa DP, Parisien RL, Noback PC, Lynch TS, Popkin CA, Jobin CM, Levine WN, Ahmad CS. The Role of Athletic Event Coverage in Orthopaedic Residency Training: A National Survey of Residency Program Directors. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018 Oct 12. PMID: 30320733
    • Miller DJ, Cahill PJ, Janicki JA, Stephenson LP, Choi PD. What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedic Quality, Safety, and Value? A Systematic Review With Results of the 2016 POSNA Quality, Safety, and Value Initiative (QSVI) Challenge. J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Nov/Dec;38(10):e646-e651. PMID: 30074591
    • DeFrancesco CJ, Miller DJ, Cahill PJ, Spiegel DA, Flynn JM, Baldwin KD.  Releasing the tether: Weight normalization following corrective spinal fusion in cerebral palsy.  J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2018 May-Aug;26(2): PMID: 29938586
    • Blumberg TJ, DeFrancesco CJ, Miller DJ, Pandya NK, Flynn JM, Baldwin KD. Firearm-associated Fractures in Children and Adolescents: Trends in the United States 2003-2012. J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Aug;38(7):e387-e392. PMID: 29727408
    • Jackson TJ, Miller DJ, Nelson SE, Cahill PJ, Flynn JM. Two for One: A Change in Hand Positioning During Low-Dose Spinal Stereoradiography Allows for Concurrent, Reliable Sanders Skeletal Maturity Staging. Spine Deform. 2018 Jul - Aug;6(4):391-396. PMID: 29886909
    • Miller DJ, Vitale MG. Rib-Based Anchors for Growing Rods in the Treatment of Early-Onset Scoliosis. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics 26.4 (2016): 241-246.
    • Boody B, Johnson P, Pugely A, Miller DJ, Geller J, Payne W, Boegener J, Schafer M, Beal M. Validation of a Web-Based Curriculum for Resident Education in Orthopedic Surgery.   J Surg Educ. 2016 Jul 21. pii: S1931-7204(16)30069-1. PMID: 27453538
  • Interests & Activities

    International travel, recreational ice-hockey, college football, college lacrosse.

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