Dr Paul Miller MD Colorado Bone Center

Dr. Paul Miller, MD, HDSc

Distinguished Clinical Professor of Medicine, MD, internationally renowned specialist in bone disease, founder of the Miller Bone Center, and author of countless groundbreaking studies in the field of bone health.

Dr. Paul D. Miller, MD, FACP is one of the few physicians specializing in research and treatment of metabolic bone disease. He is internationally recognized as leading authority on bone biology and the prevention and treatment of metabolic bone disorders, including osteoporosis.

Founder of the Miller Bone Center, Dr. Miller received his Medical Degree with Honors from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He  completed his internship, residency and chief residency at the University of Rochester School of Medicine Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. Following his residency in Internal medicine at the University of Rochester, Dr. Miller completed two years of clinical and research fellowships in nephrology at The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.

Dr. Miller was then a partner at Western Nephrology; it was during his time here that he became interested in metabolic bone disease. This interest led Dr. Miller to open the Colorado Center for Bone Research in 1994 in Lakewood, Colorado. Dr. Miller is the Medical Director at the CCBR—which is acknowledged as a top facility for the 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/or co-author of over 300 publications and 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 at regional, national and international levels to physicians and at scientific conferences.

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, he 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. Dr. Miller is one of 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.

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 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 has received The Distinguished Alumni Awards from Gettysburg College and George Washington University, an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Gettysburg College, 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 currently serves on the Committee of Scientific Advisors.

Dr. Miller was born in Hagerstown, Maryland and now lives in Colorado with his wife, Linda.  He has five children and loves to nordic ski and enjoy the outdoors.  He has an active in-person and telemedicine practice, treating patients from around the globe.