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Francis Miller, MD

Francis Miller, MD Physician

Dr. Miller is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Anesthesiology, 1985

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Anesthesia

    Penn Presbyterian Medical Center 223 Wright-Saunders 51 N. 39th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

    A facility of Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Fellowship: University of Washington
Medical School: University of Washington
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Graduate School: University of Washington
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society of Anesthesiologists, International Anesthesia Research Society, Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists,

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Miller is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Miller FL: Anesthesia, 5th Edition on CD-ROM Anesthesia and Analgesia 94 : 236-238,2002.

Pearman M, et al (multi-institutional study): Single dose oral ondansetron prevents postoperative nausea and vomiting following inpatient surgery. Anesthesia and Analagesia : 1998.

Parmet JL, Horrow JC, Berman AT, Miller FL, Pharo G, Collins L.: The incidence of large venous emboli during total knee arthroplasty without pneumatic tourniquet use. Anesth Analg 87 : 439-444,1998.

Parmet JL, Colonna-Ramana P, Horrow JC, Miller FL, Gonzales J, Rosenberg H.: The laryngeal mask airway reliably provides rescue ventilation in the unanticipated difficult intubation/difficult ventilation scenario. Anesth Analg 87 : 661-665,1998.

Cheek TG, Samuels P, Tobin M, Gutsche BB: Normal saline I.V. fluid load decreases uterine activity in active labor. British Journal of Anaesthesia 77 (5): 632-635,1996.

Miller FL: Principles of Airway Management Anesthesia and Analgesia 82 : 1310-1311,1996.

Parmet JL, Miller FL, Cohen J, Berman AT: Heparin administration may decrease the release of large venous emboli during total knee arthroplasty. Anesthesiology 85 : A999,1996.

Parmet JL, Colonna-Romano P, Miller FL, Metz S, Gonzales JM, Pharo G, Essig KP, Martin S, Rosenberg H: The utility of retrograde intubation and transtracheal jet ventilation in the unexpected difficult intubation and difficult ventilation in an academic institution. Anesthesiology 85 : A979,1996.

Parmet JL, Metz S, Miller FL, Pharo G, Rosenberg H: Airway awareness week: a method of teaching alternative airway techniques. Anesthesiology 83 : A1123,1995.

Miller FL, Parmet JL, Horrow JC, Pharo G, Collins L.: Avoiding pneumatic tourniquet inflation reduces echogenic showers durng total knee arthroplasty. Anesthesiology 83 : A1112,1995.

Academic Contact Info

Department of Anesthesiology
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center - Presbyterian

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-9952
Fax: (215) 243-3234

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