Dr. Paul D. Miller, FACP, is an internationally recognized physician specializing in metabolic bone disease. He is widely considered a leading authority on bone biology, prevention and treatment of metabolic bone disorders, including osteoporosis. Dr. Miller is Medical Director at the Colorado Center for Bone Research in Lakewood, Colo., which is acknowledged as a top facility for diagnosis and treatment of metabolic bone disease. He is also a Distinguished Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center. Dr. Miller is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology (kidney diseases).
Dr. Miller’s research focuses on the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women, and he is the principal investigator in a number of clinical trials evaluating the safety and efficacy of current and potential therapies. He is the author and co-author of over 300 publications, including original articles. He has also authored or coauthored over 50 textbooks and chapters. His insights and thought leadership have made him a media resource and sought-after speaker. He lectures widely both at a regional, national and international level to physicians, and scientific meetings’.
In addition to his research duties and speaking engagements, Dr. Miller is The Founding President of The International Society for Clinical Densitometry and is Emeritus Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Densitometry and serves on the editorial boards of Osteoporosis International, Calcified Tissues Research, Journal of Women’s Heath and the National Osteoporosis Foundation’s Osteoporosis: Clinical Updates Newsletter, and Up-to-Date. He is also a reviewer for the Annals of Internal Medicine, Calcified Tissue International, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research and The New England Journal of Medicine.
Despite the demands on his professional time, Dr. Miller places his highest priority on patient care and humanism. With kindness, compassion and a sense of humor, he works tirelessly and personally with his patients to improve their health and quality of life. It is his passion for medicine and solving complex medical cases that underscore the importance of his work.
Dr. Miller received an Honorary Doctor of Science from his undergraduate alma mater, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa; and medical degree with Distinction from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He served his internship, residency and chief residency at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, and subsequently completed clinical and research fellowships in renal diseases at the University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver. Since 1974 after he completed his internship and chief residency in Internal medicine at the University of Rochester completes 2 years of nephrology Fellowship at The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Dr. miller was a partner at western nephrology from 1978 and during that time developed his scientific and clinical interest in metabolic bone Disease, starting his own Colorado Center for Bone Research in 1994.
Dr. Miller had received The Distinguished Alumni Awards from both Gettysburg College and The George Washington University, and The Outstanding Internist of The Year from the Colorado chapter of the American College of Physicians, and The President's Award from The International Osteoporosis Foundation, where he also serves currently on The IOF Committee of Scientific Advisors.
Dr. Miller is the CO-Chief Scientists for The National Osteoporosis Foundation, National Bone Health Alliance Bone Turnover Marker Standardization Project, and serves on the Publication Committee for The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.
Dr. Miller is board certified in both internal medicine and nephrology.
Born in Hagerstown, Md., Dr. Miller lives in Colorado with his wife, Linda. He has five children.