Dr. Michael Miao, MD

Dr. Michael Miao, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(70)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Miao, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89121

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Dr. Miao's Experience

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Dr. Miao's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Miao "Medicine is becoming more complicated. It is important to help patients to understand their medical needs in a thoughtful and considered manner that keeps patient welfare as the primary goal. My patients will become a critical and active partner in their own care and will have every opportunity to learn, understand, and participate in their own medical care."
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Men's Sports Medicine
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dislocated Elbow
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Cartilage Transplant
  • Casting
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Lateral Meniscus Repair
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Medial Meniscus Repair
  • Meniscal Allograft Transplant
  • Meniscectomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Subcromial Decompression
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Pittsburgh Department Of General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Children's Hsp Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • UC San Diego/Kaiser Permanente Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Carticel Cartilage Transplant training
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • High Performance Award - USA Swimming, 2008
  • Innovation Award - Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 2000
  • Customer Service Excellence - Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce, 2002
  • Standards of Service Excellence - Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Miao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Miao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Miao to family and friends
4.4
based on 70 total reviews (24 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (70)

  • 5
    (58)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Miao'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

Patient Comments (24)

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Exceptional bedside manner. Explains all necessary information for pre-op, post-op and follow-up procedures. Staff is professional and timely.
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Dr. Miao is the Best Orthopaedic from my experience esp. in the Physical exam.Also he explain the investigation and plan of treatment thoroughly. I will recommend to any patient for the treatment of most of the Bones And Joints problem.He gets my Five Stars of the ratings.
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Dr. Miao was very thorough, I really appreciated how he took time to explain everything to me. I didn’t feel rushed and he made sure I was comfortable. I would recommend Dr. Miao and DOC to any of my friends or family.
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I had severe pain in my left shoulder; unable to drive, sleep, etc. My Primary Care Manager referred me for orthopaedic service, and Desert Orthopaedic Center connected me with Dr. Miao. He very quickly identified several tears in my rotator cuff and other issues; he explained the problems and both...more
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I was very impressed with Dr. Miao’s professionalism.....he was thorough, personable, and understanding of my concerns.....I couldn’t be more pleased with the Veterans Administration’s referral (VA Choice Program).....Dr. Miao exceeded my expectations!!
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Dr. Miao accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
  • Teachers Health Trust
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Health
    Sierra Option
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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