Lawrence S Miller, MD
Cooper University Health Care Titles
- Chairman and Chief, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Director, Cooper Bone and Joint Institute
- Orthopaedic Surgeon
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles
- Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Cooper University Physician
Lawrence S. Miller, MD is Chief, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cooper University Hospital, Director of Cooper Bone and Joint Institute, and Director, Sports Medicine.
He graduated from Haverford College in 1975 and then attended Jefferson Medical College, graduating in 1979. After his internship at The Bryn Mawr Hospital, he returned to Jefferson University Hospital, completing his orthopaedic residency in 1984. Dr. Miller then attended the world-renowned Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles for his sports medicine fellowship training from 1984 to1985. He joined the medical staff at Cooper University Hospital in 2002.
Over the past 25 years, Dr. Miller has developed one of the region's leading sports medicine practices, specializing in the treatment of injuries to the shoulder, elbow and knee. He celebrates his silver anniversary as team physician this year with the Philadelphia Wings Lacrosse Team. As a faculty member and clinical assistant professor, Dr. Miller has been instrumentally involved in the training and education of orthopaedic residents and sports medicine fellows.
Dr. Miller is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a member of many medical societies, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Society for Sports Medicine, the American Academy of Sports Physicians, and the Arthroscopy Society of North America.
Dr. Miller specializes in the management and treatment of shoulder injuries, shoulder instability and shoulder replacement, as well as cartilage restoration, meniscal transplantation, meniscal repair and meniscectomy. He has been recognized on numerous occasions as a Top Doc by Philadelphia magazine, South Jersey Magazine, SJ Magazine and NJ Magazine. He has also received many other recognitions, including induction into the American Orthopaedic Academy.
Education & Training
|Medical School||Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA|
|Internship||General Surgery - Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA|
|Residency||Orthopaedic Surgery - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA|
|Fellowship||Sports Medicine - Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Los Angeles, CA|
Arthroscopic shoulder (shoulder instability, rotator cuff repair), shoulder reconstruction (shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement), arthroscopic knee (ACL reconstruction, meniscal repair, meniscal, transplantation, cartilage restoration), knee reconstruction (osteotomies, total knee replacements), elbow surgery (tennis elbow, elbow arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction/Tommy John)
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
- American Academy of Sports Physicians
- Arthroscopy Association of North America
Awards and Honors
- Top Doc - Philadelphia Magazine
- Top Doc - South Jersey Magazine
- Top Doc - SJ Magazine
- Top Doc - NJ Magazine
- Best Doctors In America - 2013