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educator , Surgeon

Theodore Robert Miller, American surgeon, educator. Diplomate American Board Surgery.


Miller, Theodore Robert was born on March 13, 1907 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert and Regina (Ramspacher) Miller.


Student, Swarthmore College. Student, Yale; Student, Stockholm University. Doctor of Medicine, Temple University, 1933.


Intern, Hackensack (New Jersey) Hospital, 1933-1934;resident, Hackensack (New Jersey) Hospital, 1934-1936;assistant attending surgeon, chief tumor clinic, Hackensack (New Jersey) Hospital, 1936-1939;adjunct consultant neoplastic diseases, Hackensack (New Jersey) Hospital, 1947-1952;consultant in surgery, Hackensack (New Jersey) Hospital, since 1959;assistant attending surgeon, City Hospital, New York Cityassistant resident, fellow, Memorial Hospital, New York City, 1939-1942;clinical assistant surgeon gastric and mixed tumor services, Memorial Hospital, 1947-1949;assistant attending surgeon, gastric and mixed tumor services, Memorial Hospital, 1949-1959;associate attending surgeon, Memorial Hospital, 1959-1964;attending surgeon chief bone tumor service, Memorial Hospital, 1964-1974;senior attending surgeon, Memorial Hospital, 1974-1977;emeritus surgeon, Memorial Hospital, since 1977;chief special surgery service, Memorial Hospital, 1964-1970. Fellow American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1946-1947. Associate surgeon Pack Medical Group, New York City, 1947-1969.

Instructor surgery Cornell Univercity Medical College, 1952-1962, clinical assistant professor, 1962-1964, clinical associate professor surgery, 1964-1970, clin.prof. surgery, 1970-1978, emeritus clinical professor, since 1978. Clinical professor surgery Rutgers University Medical College.


  • Diplomate American Board Surgery.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.


Served from captain to lieutenant colonel Medical Corps Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fellow American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy Medicine. Member New York State, County New Jersey State, Middlesex County medical societies, American Radium Society (president 1959-1960), New York Cancer Society, Delaware Valley Ornithological Club, New York Surgical Society, James Ewing Society (president 1967-1968), New York Academy of Sciences, Academia Peruana de Cirguia (correspondent), Sociedad Venezolana de Cirugia (correspondent), Academia de Zulia (Venezuela) (correspondent), Yale Club (New York City and Princeton), Phi Sigma Kappa.


Married Helen E. Reiser, July 31, 1934.

Robert Miller

Regina (Ramspacher) Miller

Helen E. Reiser