Lawrence S Miller, MD

Departments

Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Chairman and Chief, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Director, Cooper Bone and Joint Institute
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Gender

Male

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician

NPI

1447337183

About Me

Lawrence S. Miller, M.D. is Chief and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cooper University Hospital and the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University .  He is Medical Director of the Cooper Bone and Joint Institute, and Division Head of Sports Medicine.

 

He graduated from Haverford College in 1975 and then attended Jefferson Medical College, graduating in 1979.  After his internship at the Bryn Maw Hospital, he returned to Thomas 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 to 1985.  Dr. Miller practiced at the Lankenau Hospital and served as faculty for the Thomas Jefferson University Orthopaedic Residency Program from 1985 to 2002.  He joined the medical staff at Cooper University Hospital where he has been the founding Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

 

Over the past 33 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 served as the team physician for the Philadelphia Wings Lacrosse Team for 26 years.  As a faculty member and Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Miller has been nvolved 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 of the knee.  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 the Team Physician Award from the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society in 2007 and the Joseph S. Torg Award for Excellence in Sports Medicine from the Philadelphia Sports Medicine Congress in 2008.  Dr. Miller has been inducted into the American Orthopaedic Association.

 

Office Locations

Glassboro - 221 Victoria Street

221 Victoria Street
(GPS: 26 Mick Drive)
Glassboro, NJ 08028

856.536.1475

Newtown Square - 3740 West Chester Pike

3740 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073

610.356.9410

Cooper Specialty Care at Glassboro

221 Victoria Street
(GPS: 26 Mick Drive)
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Phone: 856.536.1475
Fax: 856.536.1476

Cooper Specialty Care at Newtown Square

3740 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073
Phone: 610.356.9410
Fax: 610.356.3656

Education & Training

Medical SchoolJefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
InternshipGeneral Surgery - Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA
ResidencyOrthopaedic Surgery - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
FellowshipSports Medicine - Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Los Angeles, CA

Special Interests

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)

Memberships

  • 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 - NJ Magazine
  • Best Doctors In America - 2013, 2014
  • SJ Magazine "Top Docs for Kids" - 2014
  • New Jersey Monthly Magazine "Top Docs" - 2014
  • SJ Magazine "Top Docs" - 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • South Jersey Magazine "Best Doctors 2015"