Paul D. Miller, MD

Distinguished Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Medical Director

Colorado Center for Bone Research
3190 S. Wadsworth Blvd
Lakewood, Colorado 80227 USA
Phone for appointment: 303-980-9985

Paul D. Miller, MD, is Distinguished Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Medical School in Denver, Colorado. In addition, Dr. Miller is the Medical Director of the Colorado Center for Bone Research in Lakewood, Colorado. Treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women has been the primary focus of Dr. Miller’s research. He is now Principal Investigator of a number of clinical trials evaluating the safety and efficacy of various therapies now used or considered for use in these patients, such as alendronate, ibandronate, risedronate, and zoledronic acid, parathyroid hormone, denosumab, sclerostin, and, renal bone disease.

Based on his research, Dr. Miller has authored or coauthored more than 300 peer-reviewed publications, and book chapters. He has contributed his work to the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Osteoporosis International, and the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Dr. Miller received his medical degree with distinction from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. He became an intern in medicine and chief medical resident at the University of Rochester School of Medicine in New York. Subsequently, he completed a clinical fellowship and research fellowship in the Division of Renal Diseases at the University of Colorado Medical School.

A Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Dr. Miller is a member of numerous professional organizations. He was a Founder of the Metabolic Bone Disease Society of Colorado in 1980, and also the Founding President of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry., for which he now Emeritus- in-Chief of The Journal of Clinical Densitometry. Dr. Miller has served on The National Osteoporosis Foundation’s Interspecialty Council (NOF); the Professional Practice Committee of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR), the Board of Directors of The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), the Committee of Scientific Advisors of the IOF and The National Bone Health Alliance steering committee to enhance research, and education.

Dr. Miller has received numerous awards for his professional contributions including an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa; Distinguished Alumni Award from The George Washington University School of Medicine, The Lasker Award from The Colorado Chapter of The American College of Physicians, and Outstanding Teacher, Publication(s) and Researcher of The Year Awards from the University of Colorado Medical School; and, The Outstanding Volunteer Faculty Award from Denver Health and Hospitals. Most recently Dr. Miller was awarded the Career Achievement Award (2005) and The Distinguished Clinical Professor promotion (2006) by The Department of Medicine of the University of Colorado Medical School.