Stuart D. Miller, MD| Foot And Ankle Orthopedic Surgery | MedStar Health

Stuart D. Miller, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.9 out of 5 (1293 reviews)

Specialties: Foot And Ankle Orthopedic Surgery

Languages: English


About me

Dr. Miller is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, fellowship trained in foot and ankle reconstruction. He maintains a busy teaching practice with residents and fellows at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. He also sees patients in Westminster, in Caroll County. He has extensive experience with ankle joint replacements and has a choice of appropriate implant systems. Dr. Miller also has performed many ankle fusion procedures. Dr. Miller has over 20 years of experience with complex ankle and calcaneal fractures. He enjoys ankle arthroscopy and treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talus. Dr. Miller treats forefoot problems such as bunions and hammertoes; he has developed joint preserving techniques for arthritis of the big toe. He enjoys reconstruction for posterior tibial tendonitis and flat foot reconstruction.


Dr. Miller was named a 2023 “Top Doc” by Baltimore magazine for Orthopaedic Surgery: Foot and Ankle and also recognized in 2011, 2016, 2017, and 2019

Clinical areas of focus

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Joint Replacement
  • Ankle Tendon Tear
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Nerve Surgery Of The Ankle
  • Peroneal Tendon Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Of The Foot
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abnormalities Of The Tarsal Bones
  • Accessory Navicular
  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Achilles Tendon Tear
  • Achilles Tendonosis
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Dislocation
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Impingement
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Nerve Compression
  • Ankle Nerve Disorders
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Strain
  • Ankle Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Tendon Tear
  • Avascular Necrosis Of Navicular
  • Avascular Necrosis Of The Ankle
  • Base Of Fifth Metatarsal Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis Of The Ankle
  • Bursitis Of The Foot
  • Bursitis, Subcutaneous Tendo Achilles
  • Cavovarus Foot Deformity
  • Charcot Foot
  • Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain
  • Chronic Tendinosis Of The Ankle
  • Chronic Tendinosis Of The Foot
  • Clawfoot
  • Clawtoe
  • Clubfoot
  • Common Peroneal Nerve Lesions
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Congenital Deformity Of Ankle
  • Congenital Deformity Of Foot
  • Deformity Of Forefoot
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Infection
  • Diabetic Ulcer
  • Fibula Fracture
  • Foot And Ankle Compartment Syndrome
  • Foot Arthritis
  • Foot Drop
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infection
  • Foot Injury
  • Foot Mass
  • Foot Nerve Disorders
  • Foot Osteoarthritis
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Tendon Injury
  • Foot Tendon Tear
  • Foot Ulcer
  • Foot Wound
  • Freiberg's Disease
  • Frostbite Of Toes
  • Haglund Deformity
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Insertional Achilles Tendinitis
  • Joint Pain In Ankle And Foot
  • Lisfranc Tear
  • Lower Extremity Neuropathy
  • Mallet Toe
  • Malunion Fracture Of The Foot
  • Morton Neuroma
  • Nonunion Fracture Of The Foot
  • Open Dislocation Of Ankle
  • Orthopedic Infections
  • Osteochondral Lesions Of The Foot And Ankle
  • Osteochondral Lesions Of The Talus
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Ankle
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Talus
  • Osteoid Osteoma
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Osteonecrosis Of The Foot
  • Overuse Injury
  • Overuse Injury Of The Ankle
  • Paratenonitis
  • Persistent Pain After Orthopedic Surgery
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polydactyly Foot
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Tear
  • Pronation
  • Pseudarthrosis Of The Tibia
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sports Related Ankle Injury
  • Sports Related Toe Injury
  • Stress Fractures
  • Subtalar Dislocation
  • Sural Nerve Injury
  • Syndesmosis Sprain
  • Synovial Chondromatosis
  • Tarsal Coalition
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendon Injury
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibial Pseudarthrosis
  • Tibial Spine Fracture
  • Tibial Tendonitis
  • Toe Bone Spur
  • Toe Deformity
  • Toe Dislocation
  • Toe Fracture
  • Toe Injury
  • Toe Instability
  • Traumatic Amputation Of The Foot
  • Turf Toe
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Procedures I perform

  • Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Amputation Below The Knee Surgery
  • Amputation Of The Foot Surgery
  • Amputation Of The Toe Surgery
  • Ankle Distraction Arthroplasty
  • Ankle Fracture Surgery
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Joint Preservation
  • Ankle Joint Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopy Of Ankle
  • Arthroscopy Of Foot
  • Arthroscopy Of Subtalar
  • Cartiva Procedure
  • Correction Of Bunion
  • Decompression Of Tarsal Tunnel
  • Deformity Correction Of Foot & Ankle
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Distal Tibial Osteotomy
  • Exertional Compartment Release
  • Fibula Fracture Surgery
  • Flat Foot Surgery
  • Foot And Ankle Tendon Lengthening
  • Foot Fracture Surgery
  • Foot Fusion Surgery
  • Foot Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Foot Osteotomy
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fusion Arthrodesis
  • Fusion Of Joint
  • Gastrocnemius Recession
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Fracture Surgery
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Revision
  • Jones Fracture Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Of The Ankle
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Of The Foot
  • Nerve Surgery Of The Ankle
  • Nerve Surgery Of The Foot
  • Non Surgical Ankle Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Foot Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Fracture Care
  • Open Reduction And Internal Fixation Orif Ankle
  • Open Reduction And Internal Fixation Orif Foot
  • Orthotics
  • Peroneal Nerve Release
  • Peroneal Tendon Surgery
  • Plantar Fasciitis Surgery
  • Polydactyly Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery Of The Ankle
  • Reconstructive Surgery Of The Foot
  • Reconstructive Surgery Of The Toe
  • Repair Claw Toe
  • Shin Splint Surgery
  • Shockwave Treatment For Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports Medicine Of The Foot
  • Tenotomy
  • Tibialis Anterior Transfer
  • Tibialis Posterior Transfer
  • Toe Deformity Surgery
  • Toe Tendon Lengthening
  • Toe Tendon Transfer
  • Toenail Avulsion Procedure
  • Transmetatarsal Amputation (TMA) Surgery
  • Unna Boot
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Suite 200
Westminster, MD, 21157


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3333 North Calvert Street
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Baltimore, MD, 21218


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    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • Beech Street PPO
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    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
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    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
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    • Kaiser Select
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • D-SNP)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • I-SNP
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    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO
    • Kaiser Signature
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
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    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
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    • Tricare Reserve Select
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    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
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    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
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    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • Tricare East Prime
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Carefirst EPO
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • First Health PPO
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    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia



Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (1994)

Residency Program: Henry Ford Hospital (1993)

Internship Program: Henry Ford Hospital (1989)

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine (1988)


  • Baltimore Magazine Top Doc - 2011, 2016, 2019 and 2023

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Ratings and reviews

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  • Mar 22, 2024

    Dr. Miller took the time to discuss my options in detail and answer all of our questions. He also provided reliable sources of online information about the surgical options. I was impressed.

  • Mar 21, 2024

    Always great to meet with Dr Miller. He's thorough, insightful, prepared, upbeat, and candid.

  • Mar 15, 2024