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Seth R. Miller, MD

Specialties
Sports Medicine
Located In

Greenwich, Harrison

About

Dr. Miller has performed over 1,800 total shoulder and reverse shoulder replacement surgeries during his more than 30 years in practice. He was one of the first shoulder surgeons in the State to perform the reverse shoulder replacement procedure, which has been the most significant breakthrough in shoulder replacement surgery. Dr. Miller’s research on shoulder conditions is regularly published in leading medical journals, including the Journal for Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Arthroscopy, and the Journal of American Academy for Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Miller is a member of the prestigious American Shoulder and Elbow Society and American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Aetna
  • Commercial Plans (Including APCN Plus, We do not accept regular APCN)
  • Managed Medicare
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of CT
  • Commercial and Exchange
  • Managed Medicare
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Plans Outside CT)
  • Cards with the “PPO” inside the suitcase logo
CarePartners of Connecticut
  • Managed Medicare (HMO/PPO)
Cigna
  • Commercial, MetroNY, and LocalPlus
  • Cigna+Oscar, Cigna+MVP (CT Locations Only)
ConnectiCare
  • Commercial and Exchange (Except “Value” Network)
  • Managed Medicare
Connecticut Medicaid
Connecticut State Workers’ Compensation
EmblemHealth
  • Emblem Commercial and Exchange (Except for Millennium and Enhanced Care Prime Networks)
  • Managed Medicare (VIP Prime, Bold, Reserve)
Harvard Pilgrim
  • Through United Shared Services – ONS Harrison location only.
Medicare (Including Railroad Medicare)
New York State Workers’ Compensation
Oxford
  • Liberty and Freedom Plans
UHC/NYSHIP/NY Government Empire Plan
United Healthcare
  • All Commercial Plans (Except Indemnity and Compass)
  • Managed Medicare

Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists (ONS) accepts most major insurance plans. Please see the list of accepted insurance plans above and confirm that ONS participates with your plan prior to scheduling an appointment. Certain insurance plans are limited to specific regions and physicians. If you have additional questions, please call our offices at (203) 869-1145 ext. 279 and our team will be happy to provide additional information.

Fellowship

Research Fellow: Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Clinical Fellow in Shoulder Surgery: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Medical School

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Residency

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Internship in General Surgery: Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY

College

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certification

Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Diplomate
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Connecticut Orthopaedic Society
  • Hospital for Joint Diseases/New York University, Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomate
  • Orthopaedic Surgery at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Instructor and Assistant Attending
Team Physician Responsibilities
  • New York Mets, Orthopaedic Consultant 2002–2011

  • New Canaan/Darien Magazine Top Doctors, 2014–Present
  • Stamford Magazine Top Doctors, 2014–Present
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2013-Present
  • Greenwich Magazine Top Doctor, 2013–Present
  • Westport Magazine Top Doctors, 2013–Present
  • Castle Connolly New York Metro Area Top Doctor, 2009–Present
  • Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors, 2001–2005, 2007, 2009–2014, 2016–Present
  • New York Magazine’s Top Doctor, 2018-2019
  • Becker’s Top 65 Shoulder Surgeons in the US
  • US News and World Report Top Doctor, 2011
  • The Wag Magazine Best Doctors. 2010-2011
  • Westchester Magazine Top Doctors, 2003
  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society
  • Frank E. Stinchfield Award for Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1986
  • Lester R. Tuchman Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, 1982
  • Magna Cum Laude, Department of Biology, Harvard University, 1978

  • Liposomal bupivacaine reduces opiate consumption after rotator cuff repair in a randomized controlled trial by Paul M. Sethi, MD, Devon Brameier, BS, Nikhil K. Mandava, BA, Seth R. Miller, MD, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Volume 28, Issue 5, pages 1-9 (March, 2019)
  • Macroscopic rotator cuff tendinopathy and histopathology do not predict repair outcomes of rotator cuff tears by Paul. M. Sethi, MD, Chirag D. Sheth, BS, Leo Pauzenberger, MD, Mary Beth R. McCarthy, BS, Mark P. Cote, DPT,MS, Emma Soneson, BS, Seth Miller, MD, Augustus D. Mazzocca, MS, MD (doi.org/10.1177/0363546517746986) The American Journal of Sports Medicine, Volume: 46, Issue: 4, pages 779-785 (January 2018)
  • Efficacy of topical benzoyl peroxide on the reduction of Propionibacterium acnes during shoulder surgery by James R. Sabetta, MD, Vishal P. Rana, BS, Katherine B. Vadasdi, MD, R. Timothy Greene, MD, James G. Cunningham, MD, Seth R. Miller, MD, Paul M. Sethi, MD (doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2015.04.003). The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Volume 24, Issue 7 (July 2015), published by Elsevier.
  • Presence of Propionibacterium acnes in primary shoulder arthroscopy: results of aspiration and tissue cultures. Paul M. Sethi, MD,*, James R. Sabetta, MD, Samantha J. Stuek, BA, Storm V. Horine, BA, Katherine B. Vadasdi, MD, R. Timothy Greene, MD, James G. Cunningham, MD, Seth R. Miller, MD, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, December 2014
  • Repair results of 2-tendon rotator cuff tears utilizing the transosseous equivalent technique. Sethi PM, Noonan BC, Cunningham J, Shreck E, Miller S. J Shoulder Elbow Surgery (2010) 19, 1210-1217.
  • Midshaft clavicle fracture and acromioclavicular dislocation: A case report of a rare injury. Peter C. Yeh, Seth R. Miller, James G. Cunningham, Paul M. Sethi, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, September 2009
  • Biomechanical evaluation of distal biceps reconstruction with cortical button and interference screw fixation. Augustus Mazzocca, Paul Sethi, Elifho Obopilwe, Lina Rincon, Seth Miller, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, January 2010
  • Anatomical Repair of the Distal Biceps Tendon Using the Tension-Slide Technique. Sethi, Paul; Cunningham, James; Miller, Seth; Sutton, Karen; Mazzocca, Augustus, Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery. 9(4):182-187, December 2008
  • Arthroscopic fixation of bursal-sided rotator cuff tears. Andrew B. Wolff, David P. Magit, Seth R. Miller, Jeff Wyman, Paul M. Sethi,Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, November 2006 (Vol. 22, Issue 11, Pages 1247.e1-1247.e4)
  • Subacromial Decompression and Rotator Cuff Repair. Theodore Blaine and Seth Miller. Shoulder Arthroscopy, pg 23-37, AAOS Monograph 2006.
  • Open reduction and internal fixation of two- and three-part displaced surgical neck fractures of the proximal humerus. Frances Cuomo, Evan L. Flatow, Michael G. Maday, Seth R. Miller, Stephen J. Mcilveen, Louis U. Bigliani, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, November 1992 (Vol. 1, Issue 6, Pages 287-295)
  • Open reduction and internal fixation of 2-part displaced greater tuberosity fractures of the proximal humerus. Flatow EL, Cuomo FC,Miller SR, etc. – Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1991 September 72A:1213-18
  • Chronic anterior dislocation of the shoulder. Evan L. Flatow, Seth R. Miller, Charles S. Neer, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, January 1993 (Vol. 2, Issue 1, Pages 2-10)
  • Open reduction internal fixation of two- and three-part proximal humerus fractures. Flatow EL, Cuomo FC, Miller SR, etc., Clinical Orthopedics 1992
  • Posterior tibial tendon transfer in cerebral palsy patients. Root L, Miller SR, Kirz P, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1987 October 69A:1133-39
  • Association between prognosis and hormone receptors in women with breast cancer. Papatestas AE, Miller SR, etc. Cancer Detection and Prevention 1986 9: 303-10
  • CSEP monitoring in limb lengthening. Miller SR, Bauman P, Hadju M – Presented at the New York Academy of Medicine, Orthopaedic Residents’ Night, New York:1986
  • Cortical somatosensory evoked potential monitoring and femoral limb lengthening. Miller SR, Bauman P, Dick HM – Presented at the New York Academy of Medicine, Orthopaedic Residents’ Night, New York, 1986
  • The long-term effects of thymectomy in myasthenia gravis in relation to sex: Factors influencing remission. Miller SR, Papatestas AE, Fagerstrom R, et al. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation, Inc., New York, November 30, 1984
  • Hormone receptors and tumor differentiation in breast cancer with axillary node involvement. Miller SR, Papatestas AE, Tartter PI, et al. Presented at the 6th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX, November 4-5, 1983
  • Fecal steroid excretion and degradation and breast cancer stage. Miller SR, Papatestas AE, Panveliwalla D, et al – Presented at the Association for Academic Surgery, San Diego, CA, November, 1982
  • Fecal steroids in women with myasthenia gravis following thymectomy. Miller SR, Papatestas AE, Genkins G, et al. Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation, Inc., New York, 1981
  • Serum cholesterol and human colon cancer. Miller SR, Tartter PI, Papatesta AE, et al. Presented at the National Research Forum, Galveston, TX, April, 1981
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