Dr. Archibald Miller

Plastic Surgery
Tulsa, OK
43 years experience male

Locations

Office

Tulsa

Address

6585 south Yale, Tulsa
Directions

Fax

9184919188

About

Bio

Dr miller has patents on breast implants/expanders and a sternal talon reconstructive device and has performed hundreds of sternal procedures to repair fractures and infections. He has performed the first rib reconstruction stem cell procedure to repair a large cancerous defect, and multiple reconstructive breast procedure since. He is a board certified plastic surgeon and has been the chair of plastic surgery at the largest hospital in Oklahoma. He has been the president of the Oklahoma plastic surgery society and is an active faculty member at both area medical schools. He was surgery director at cancer treatment centers of America for twenty years. He has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals in such diverse areas as burn therapy, rib reconstruction, and cosmetic surgery.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

146 Answers
11 Agrees
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A member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Antigen response: The true response to a brown recluse bite is severe reaction to a foreign protein. It frequently gets infected also. So, the recommended treatment by ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Tissue implants: I assume you are asking about a type of material used to help in reconstructions and in special augmentation procedures. This will not normally be use... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Healing time: It is generally recognized that it takes one full month for your tissues to mend to 75 percent, and 90 days to heal to their maximal amount of 85 per... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Alprazolam: It takes about one hour for a medication to be absorbedorally. Problems abound with this medication- dizziness, memory loss,disorientation,depression,... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Perhaps: you should immediately consult with your personal physician and let him/her evaluate your neurological signs and symptoms. Some blood will likely need... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Possible liver : it is diificult to associate a sore throat with abdominal pain. your abdominal pain cvould be a gall bladder issue. the sore throat is likely unrelate... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
A genioplasty cuts bone and it must heal. A minimum of6 months is needed for return to maximum strength.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Yes, a dentist: the child may have an abscess or foreign body in gum. the child will likely need an x-ray.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Circumcision: during the pandemic, elective surgeries are discouraged. But, a pediatric surgeon, or a plastic surgeon can answer your questions
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
you will need to increase your dosage by about 15 units to inject the main body of the muscles and help them relax
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
If you are referring to a skin lesion, that means an acne like lesion that can be treated with improved skin care, and oral tetracycline. It is not a ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Wife: My favorite way is to ask my wife. If that fails, you can buy a back scratcher in any bath and shower outlet, put a small sponge on it, soak the spong... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Gastritis: This medication should start having an effect within 2 hours of oral intake.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Tattoo scar: Chances are your area will heal nicely, but it is not unusual for a scar or keloid to develop. Keep the area hydrated and protect from sunlight.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
No: It is a scabicide used to treat scabies, a common skin infection in children who play outdoors.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Damaged skin: Once the architecture of the skin is altered, it is impossible to reverse. One can only decrease the sequelae with laser, or dermabrasion techniques.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Steroid injections: Keloids respond poorly to peels..One must apply pressure therapy or steroid injections to have an effect.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Excision or laser: Two good options exist.Laseruseto smooth out borders and actual surgical excision. The laser takes down the edges to eliminate shadowing, and surgery ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Antibiotic solution: Dermatologists and plastic surgeons can evaluate your skin, and the cause of your pimples and treat accordingly with an appropriate skin lotion or cre... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Inert material: The implanted polysiloxane elastomer within breast implants is inert. That means it does not affect the function of the breast. It can form scar tissu... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Scars are permanent: Scars are damaged skin. It is a loss of normal skin architecture. There is no easy way to reduce scars.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Patient safety: The so called barbie surgery is many times an overuse of the skills of a plastic surgeon. It is the combination of many types of surgery to achieve a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Healing process: Skin grafts are two types. Split thickness or full thickness. Split grafts have no dermis, and are typically red for several months. Full grafts first... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Over active scarring: A keloid is a scar that grows outside the normal margins. It is more common in people with color, such as vietnamese, american indians. It can be trea... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Basal cell: This skin cancer usually only metastasizes in patients who are. Severely immunosuppressed. Surgical excision is curative if it is completely removed.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Recurrence: Usually a wide excision and clear margins on the pathology report are the things you want to see. Local recurrence can occur, and will show as new bro... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Heal: I strongly advise you to cleanse your healing areas with soap and clean water. Dry the area and allow them to heal before you start applying any oin... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
2weeks: The true healing phase of a breast augmentation is actually 2 weeks. It is usually a full month before all the muscle tightness wears off.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Foreign body: An iud works by irritating the uterine lining. It can create scarring if inserted incorrectly, or if it becomes infected. One must be careful and mon... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Cystitis: This is an infection, many times chronic. It is difficult to treat. However, Botox injections on the face will only affect the muscles injected if don... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Heart rte: A common complaint for abnormal heart beat is hearing it. That, and feeling a rushing chest feeling.You should see your physician and he may refer you... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Nerve blockade: Botox works by blocking the action of the nerve transmitter. A burning sensation could actually reflect damage to the nerve or localized swelling with... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Tan lines: Sunburn wrinkles are usually the result of squinting while in the sun. As the tan fades, the lines will disappear.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Red breast syndrome: It is possible you have a reaction to acellular dermal matrix, a material commonly used in reconstruction. There is an "aalergic" response to the mate... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
If you have an obvious mass, you can have your local dr order an mri to determine the likely composition of the mass.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
the changes you describe have been associated with the post COVID symptoms. I recommend you visit a physician who is specializing in the ilness and it... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Rectal bleeding: Your problem is likely hemorrhoids being traumatized by the manipulation. You might want to talk to your family doctor to see if she/he recommends a g... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Steroid: You may apply a low strength steroid ointment daily to the area. If there is no response within a month, it is best to discontinue and seek a local ph... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Possible hormonal: many of the symptoms you describe can be attributed to thyroid deficiency. Please see an endocrinologist for advice.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Purelipo: this is liposuction with injection of lidocaine. It is plain and simple liposuction. it has same inherent risks as liposuction and requires more medic... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Damage to cuticle: you should see a hand surgeon who may elect to remove your nail.You may have damaged the adherent cuticle and this leads to partial or no adherence of... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Thinning hair: If you are exercising too much, you can suppress your normal hormonal production. This alteration can have effects on appearance, hair, skin appearanc... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Alopecia universalis: this is an auto immune disease. The treatments for this problem can involve tofacitinab, and ultraviolet therapy. The return to normal is gradual, and... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Pigmented lesions: You should consult a good dermatologist or a plastic surgeon to evaluate these lesions
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Tattoo: A tattoo is a series of micro needle sticks into the dermis. These sticks place pigment into the deep skin that is semi permanent. The colors fade ove... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Fat hormone: Leptons are hypothesized to be a hormone released to control fat metabolism. It has been shown in mice to be effective in fat control, but not in huma... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Shingles: The lesions spread through nerve fibers. Thus, washing your hair will not spread it. Use a spray in your hair with your head leaning backward to preve... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Immediately: If you perform weekly exams as indicated you should always note a significant change and point this out to your physician. Exam and x-rays will help e... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
No: The implants have a half life of 16 years and all rupture eventually. Plus, your skin will age at the normal rate, so your body will change normally w... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Black spots: When an infectious lesion resolves, often the skin will have persistent inflammation. In pigmented patients this can result in post infectious hyperpi... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Miller is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Miller is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Endocrinologist suggested that as next step too. Thank you.
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Verygood afternoon Dr. Miller! Thank you very much for the information
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thank you very much. i heard about it on the radio and was curious

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

Bowman grey north carolina

Awards

Ct Thompson outstanding trauma doctor twice
Oklahoma best doctor award 12 times in a row
Outstanding faculty
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