Atlanta Urologist, LapaRobotics Specialist Honored in Magazine’s July Issue
June 25, 2013 (Atlanta) — Dr. Scott Miller was named to Atlanta magazine’s 2013 list of Top Doctors. The annual listing is published in the magazine’s July issue. This is Dr. Miller’s fifth year in a row on the prestigious list.
The Top Doctors listing is compiled annually by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.—an established healthcare research company based in New York City. Doctors are nominated for consideration through both a nationwide survey and a peer nomination process open to licensed physicians in DeKalb, Fulton, Cobb, Clayton, and Gwinnett counties. Castle Connolly’s physician-led team of researchers then select the Top Doctors through a rigorous screening process that includes an evaluation of educational and professional experience.
Dr. Miller said receiving the award is a great honor. “To be voted a top urologist in Georgia is such a great compliment. I’m honored to be considered highly among the many other great urologists in the state,” said Miller.
Dr. Miller is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia. He completed his urologic residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center and his residency program was one of the first globally to introduce advanced urologic laparoscopy tenchniques. Dr. Miller is board certified by the American Board of Urology and is an active member of the American Urological Association, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, and the Endourological Society.
Dr. Scott Miller was the first urologic laparoscopist in the state of Georgia. Specializing exclusively in laparoscopic and robotic urologic surgery, he performs approximately 300 procedures of this type annually.He actively develops new surgical techniques and shares his methods and results with surgeons around the world. His most recent development is LapaRobotic Surgery™ (LapaRobotics™). The technique involves the melding of two separate but related surgical techniques–laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery. Dr. Miller has been board-certified by the American Board of Urology since 1997. In 2011, Dr. Miller was selected as one of America’s Top Doctors for Cancer by Castle Connolly and was recognized by Atlanta magazine on the list of “doctors that other doctors trust most.”