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Christopher J. Miller, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Dermatology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
Department of Dermatology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6534
Fax: 215-662-4132
Education:
B.A. (Theology)
University of Notre Dame, 1996.
M.D. (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, 2000.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, 2000-2001.
Dermatology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, 2001-2004.
Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, 2004-2005.
Certifications
American Board of Dermatology (re-certified 2014), 2004.
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Description of Research Expertise

Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstructive surgery, skin cancer, basal cell cancer, squamous cell cancer, melanoma, cutaneous oncology, surgical education

Description of Clinical Expertise

Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstructive surgery, skin cancer, basal cell cancer, squamous cell cancer, melanoma, cutaneous oncology, service excellence

Description of Other Expertise

service excellence

Selected Publications

Shaikh WR, Sobanko JF, Etzkorn JR, Shin TM, Miller CJ : Utilization Patterns and Survival Outcomes of Wide Local Excision and Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Merkel Cell Carcinoma in the United States, 2004-2009. J Am Acad Dermatol 78(1): 175-177, Jan 2018.

Etzkorn JR, Sobanko JF, Shin TM, Miller CJ: Repair of a Large Dorsal Hand Defect With Exposed Tendons. Dermatol Surg. Oct 2017.

Miller CJ, Shin TM, Sobanko JF, Sharkey J, Grunyk J, Elenitsas R, Chu EY, Capell B, Ming M, Etzkorn JR : Risk factors for positive or equivocal margins after wide local excision of 1345 cutaneous melanomas. J Am Acad Dermatol 77(2): 333-40, Aug 2017.

Etzkorn JR, Sharkey JM, Grunyk JW, Shin TM, Sobanko JF, Miller CJ : Frequency of and risk factors for tumor upstaging after wide local excision of primary cutaneous melanoma J Am Acad Dermatol 77(2): 341-8, Aug 2017.

Sekulic A, Migden MR, Basset-Seguin N, Garbe C, Gesierich A, Lao CD, Miller CJ, Mortier L, Murrell DF, Hamid O, Quevedo JF, Hou J, McKenna E, Dimier N, Williams S, Schadendorf D, Hauschild A: Long-term safety and efficacy of vismodegib in patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma: Final update of the pivotal ERIVANCE BCC study. BMC Cancer 17(1), May 2017.

Shin TM, Etzkorn JR, Sobanko JF, Margolis D, Gelfand JM, Chu EY, Elenitsas R, Shaikh WR, Miller CJ : Clinical Factors Associated with Subclinical Spread of Melanoma In Situ. J Am Acad Dermatol 76(4): 714-21, April 2017.

Shin TM, Shaikh WR, Etzkorn JR, Sobanko JF, Margolis DJ, Gelfand JM, Chu EY, Elenitsas R, Miller CJ: Clinical and Pathologic Factors Associated with Subclinical Spread of Invasive Melanoma. J Am Acad Dermatol 76(4): 714-21, April 2017.

Sobanko JF, Dasilva D, Modi B, Wanat K, Samimi S, Margolis D, Shin T, Etzkorn JR, Miller CJ: Same-day Office Consultation and Mohs Micrographic Surgery With or Without a Preoperative Educational Phone Call: A Randomized Trial Measuring the Impact on Patient-Rated Anxiety and Satisfaction on the Day of Surgery. J Am Acad Derm 76(3): 519-26, March 2017.

McLaughlin EJ, Miller L, Shin TN, Sobanko JF, Cannady SB, Miller CJ, Newman J : Rate of Regional Nodal Metastatses of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the Immunosuppressed Patien. Am J Otolaryngol 16, February 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Shin TM, Shaikh WR, Etzkorn JR, Sobanko JF, Margolis DJ, Gelfand JM, Chu EY, Elenitsas R, Miller CJ: Clinical and pathologic factors associated with subclinical spread of invasive melanoma. J Am Acad Dermatol 16, January 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

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Last updated: 03/16/2018
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