Dr. Aaron Miller, MD

Dr. Aaron Miller, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(52)
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Dr. Aaron Miller, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Shenandoah, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

1699 Research Forest Dr Ste 150

Shenandoah, TX 77380

Contact Information

(281) 363-2155

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 31 More

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Diplopia
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more than 95% of peers
Exotropia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
high
more than 79% of peers

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Dr. Miller's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Miller "Dr. Miller is a native Texan. He was born in Lubbock and lived several years in McAllen before moving to Rockwall (near Dallas) where he played soccer and was an honor high school graduate. Dr. Miller graduated with honors from The University of Texas at Austin with a BS in Chemical Engineering. While there, he played rugby for the University and the Western Collegiate All-Star team. He then obtained his medical degree at Texas Tech University where he also received an MBA in Health Organization Management. Dr. Miller completed his internship in Internal Medicine and his residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Miller then received fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus with Baylor College of Medicine, at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, under the mentorship of Dr. David Coats. Dr. Miller, being the son of two teachers, has always had an interest in physician education, patient advocacy, and research. During medical school, he was active in the American Medical Association and was one of two medical students in the country to serve on the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. During his residency training, he served as a representative on several committees for the Texas Medical Association. Additionally, he was selected by the Texas Ophthalmological Association as the state's resident representative at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Mid-Year Forum and Congressional Advocacy Day. In addition to these organizations, Dr. Miller is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and the Harris County Medical Society. Dr. Miller has participated in various research projects, including the study of Retinopathy of Prematurity and Pediatric Orbital Infections. He has received special recognition at national meetings for his research in Eye Muscle Mechanics. Dr. Miller has also conducted many presentations and written a variety of papers on numerous facets of Ophthalmology. The foundation of Dr. Miller's patient care philosophy is communication. He strives to answer any question that may arise during the visit and places an emphasis on educating parents on their child's eye condition. His goal is to make every individual's visit to the eye doctor an enjoyable experience. Dr. Miller spends his free time visiting his large extended family and going to Texas Longhorn football games in Austin with his wife, Christine, their twin boys, Luke and Reese, and their youngest son Gavin."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Miller "The foundation of Dr. Miller's care philosophy is communication. He strives to answer any question that may arise during the visit and places and emphasis on educating parents on their child's eye condition. His goal is to make every individual's visit to the eye doctor an enjoyable experience."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Research
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autosomal Dominat Congenital Nystagmus
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birth Defects
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Congenital Motor Nystagmus
  • Corneal Scar
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Facial Irregularities
  • Facial Lesions
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Trauma
  • Farsightedness
  • Genetic Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Nystagmus 1, Congenital, X-Linked
  • Nystagmus, Congenital Motor, Autosomal Recessive
  • Nystagmus, Hereditary Vertical
  • Nystagmus, Myoclonic
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Nerve Hypoplasia, Familial Bilateral
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Premature Birth
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve
  • Scotoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • The University Of Texas At Austin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Texas Tech University
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 24th Alamo City Ophthalmology Clinical Conference, Resident Research Presentation. 1st Place., 2004
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Leadership Development Program XI, Class of 2009, 2009
  • Texas Medical Association Physician Oncology Education Program, 1998, 1999
  • National Eye Institute ARVO Travel Grant,, 2004
  • Chief Resident, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Dept. of Ophthalmology, 2004-2005
  • American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 2nd Place Fellowship Research Award., 2006
  • 25th Annual Alamo City Ophthalmology Clinical Conference, Resident Research Presentation. Honorable Mention., 2005
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2006 Annual Meeting. Best Poster Designation., 2006
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology. Secretariat Award, 2011
  • Beta Gamma Sigma, National Business School Honor Society, 2001
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology 2005 Mid-Year Forum, Texas Resident Representative, 2005
  • Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG). New Investigator Site of the Year., 2009
  • Texas Tech University Dean's Scholarship, 1998-1999
  • Texas Tech University School of Medicine McDaniel Scholarship, 1999-2000,
  • Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business Administration Graduated 4.0 GPA, 2001
  • TexMed'98 Educational Showcase and Expo Student/Resident Research Poster Award, 1998
Media & Publications

Dr. Miller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Miller's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Miller to family and friends
4.8
based on 52 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Miller's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Miller Says:

Thank you to my patients and their families for their kind comments in addition to giving us information on areas for improvement. My practice is a team effort and it would not be possible without my wonderful staff. 


Patient Comments (16)

We have been coming to see Dr. Miller for years as a specialist for one of my twin daughters and it's always a pleasant visit for me and my family. The convience of the visits and how organized the office is is my favorite.
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Always caring, he has seen both of my daughters since they were a couple of months old and performed surgery on one of them. I definitely recommend him.
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Very nice soft spoken individual, easy going with younger kids.
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We LOVE the staff here! My kids feel comfortable and never complain about having to come to the doctor, which is a huge plus!
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Highly recommend Dr. Miller - he is great with kids!
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