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Orthopedic Oncologist

Benjamin Miller, MD, MS

Co-Leader of the Sarcoma MOG, Assistant Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation (view Academic Profile)

About

"To me, I was drawn towards both the biology of cancer from an academic perspective, but also taking care of cancer patients, and the challenges and rewards in their own way."

Benjamin Miller, MD, MS, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in cancer care and limb salvage surgery in sarcoma, metastatic bone disease, and benign bone and soft tissue tumors.

After receiving his medical degree at the University of Iowa, Dr. Miller completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois and his orthopedic oncology fellowship at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

His research focuses on chondrosarcoma, osteosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, and outcome analysis in musculoskeletal tumors. He is currently serving as leader of the Sarcoma Multidisciplinary Oncology Group.

Clinics

Specialties

  • Benign bone and soft tissue tumors and soft tissue
  • Limb-salvage
  • Metastatic bone disease
  • Rotationplasty
  • Sarcoma

Education and Training

Degrees

  • MS, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Residency

Orthopedic Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Fellowship

Orthopaedic Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery