Dr. Chris Miller is a board
certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic
Surgery, and Orthopaedic Trauma. Born in Wichita, Dr. Miller graduated from
Wichita Heights High School, and then earned his undergraduate and medical
degrees from the University of Kansas.
Dr. Miller’s orthopaedic training took him to the South. After finishing his
residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia, he
completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at the
Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Jackson. This was
followed by a second fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma and Fracture Surgery at
Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama.
Dr. Miller has a special interest in the shoulder and knee and has authored
numerous articles on athletic injuries and arthroscopic treatment of the
knee, shoulder and elbow. In the treatment of athletic injuries, Dr. Miller’s
goal is to help the patient return to the enjoyment of their favorite
exercise, recreation, or sports activity as quickly and as safely as
possible. He strongly believes in educating his patients about the nature of
their injuries and the treatment options available so that as a team, doctor
and patient can make an informed decision.
A member of the Kansas Medical Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic
Surgeons, and the Medical Society of Sedgwick County, Dr. Miller serves on
the staffs of Via Christi Health System, Wesley Medical Center, and Surgery
Center of Kansas. Dr. Miller is an instructor in orthopaedic surgery at the
University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita.
As a native Kansan, Dr. Miller is deeply proud of his home state, and enjoys
collecting Kansas books and other items made in Kansas. When he’s not working
with patients, Dr. Miller can often be found attending some kind of sporting
event, especially rodeo, and he also enjoys horseback riding and skiing.
Miller treats the following areas.