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Brandon A. Miller, MD, PhD

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Brandon A. Miller, MD, PhD
Physician Referral


  • Neuroscience - Pediatric
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgery - Pediatric
This provider offers TeleCare
  • Conditions treated

    Brain tumors,  Chiari malformation,  Craniosynostosis,  Hydrocephalus,  Spasticity
  • About

    Dr. Brandon Miller is part of the teams at the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute and the Kentucky Children's Hospital. Dr. Miller is UK's pediatric neurosurgeon and conducts research in UK's Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center.

    He completed his MD and PhD degrees in the Medical Scientist Program at The Ohio State University in Columbus and completed his neurosurgery residency at Emory University in Atlanta. He then completed his pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis before coming to UK HealthCare.

    Dr. Miller has authored more than 50 journal articles and book chapters in basic and clinical neuroscience. At UK HealthCare, Dr. Miller’s research focuses on strategies to improve neurological recovery in children.

    Dr. Miller is dedicated to providing advanced and compassionate neurosurgical care to young people and their families.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery


    Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus


    Neurological Surgery/Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Ga.


    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Neurological Surgery with Specialization in Pediatric Neurosurgery

  • Awards

    National Institutes of Health K08 Research Fellowship, Hydrocpehalus Foundation Innovator Award

  • We Are Proof: Patient Stories

    "She's Been Smiling Since We Left the NICU."
    Penny Lane Goodpaster was born with spina bifida- a severe birth defect where the spinal cord is exposed. After undergoing an operation just 12 hours after her birth, Penny Lane is exceeding all expectations – and is adored by everyone who meets her.

    Read Penny Lane's story »

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