Dr. Aaron Miller, MD

Dr. Aaron Miller, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Aaron Miller, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Shenandoah, TX. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Read his story

1699 Research Forest Dr Ste 150

Shenandoah, TX 77380

Contact Information

(832) 280-3610

Insurance Accepted

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


  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birth Defects
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Diseases
  • 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 Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Facial Irregularities
  • Facial Lesions
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Trauma
  • Farsightedness
  • Genetic Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Premature Birth
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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  • 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.


  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Miller's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Miller to family and friends
based on 50 total reviews (15 with comments)
Dr. Miller's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (15)
in Spring, TX |
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.
Spring, TX |
Very nice soft spoken individual, easy going with younger kids.
Spring, TX |
We LOVE the staff here! My kids feel comfortable and never complain about having to come to the doctor, which is a huge plus!
in Spring, TX |
Highly recommend Dr. Miller - he is great with kids!
in Tomball, TX |
Been with dr.miller since my boy was just one. Now he is four. He has always been patient and puts himself in our shoes. Highly recommend him.
in Spring, TX |
Dr. Miller has seen my daughter for 5 years now and he has been the best. Would highly recommend him
Houston, TX |
Great doctor for special needs patients. Gentle, soft spoken and good with kids, special needs.
Houston, TX |
Dr. Miller is great with my little boy. We have been seeing him for 3 years now and feel he has improved my child's vision tremendously!
in Houston, TX |
After years of seeing double and having glasses that did not work, I now have great vision. I am so incredibly pleased.
in Conroe TX |
It was a wonderful experience. Staff and Dr. very attentive.
Spring, TX |
He was FANTASTIC with my son.
Montgomery, TX |
he explained why double vision was not results of Parkinson that I had it before Parkinson, he also told me that my glasses were ok that the little change would not be worth the expense he also suggested that I also try a temp. prism on l eye. making 3 prisms. tried didn't like it this dr. made sure that I was understanding him as I am deaf. he was wonderful.
Huntsville, TX |
First time here and I loved it. We felt very comfortable and welcomed. Everything was very well explained.
in Spring, TX |
He is a very caring and is very dedicated to his work.
in Magnolia texas |
Very educational and personable. Explained things very well.
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Dr. Miller accepts 40 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • HealthSmart
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
    Houston Area HMO-Standard
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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Hospitals where Dr. Miller has admitting privileges

CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial Lufkin
1201 W Frank Ave
Lufkin, TX 75904
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital
9250 Pinecroft Dr
Shenandoah, TX 77380
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St. Luke's Lakeside Hospital
17400 St Lukes Way
The Woodlands, TX 77384
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Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Tomball Regional Medical Center
605 Holderrieth Blvd
Tomball, TX 77375
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