Dr. Timothy Miller
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Dr. Timothy Miller
Dr. Timothy Miller
Los Angeles, CA
I specialize in
Surgery - Plastics
I have been in practice
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Helped 20 people
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I am located at
Pl Surg Sect Bldg 500
11301 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles , CA 90073
Dept Plastic Surgery
200 Ucla Medical Plaza Ste 465
Los Angeles , CA 90095
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
Chest Wall Reconstruction for Sternal Dehiscence After Open Heart Surgery.
Ann Plast Surg., Nov (2012)
A system for coreference resolution for the clinical narrative.
J Am Med Inform Assoc., 19(4):660-7 (2012 Jul-Aug)
Reconstructive surgery training: increased operative volume in plastic surgery residency programs.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Mar;129(3):781-8 (2012)
Observation of transient structural-transformation dynamics in a Cu2S nanorod.
Science., Jul;333(6039):206-9 (2011)
In vitro mineralization of human mesenchymal stem cells on three-dimensional type I collagen versus PLGA scaffolds: a comparative analysis.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jun;127(6):2301-11 (2011)
Alanine-scanning mutations of the BMP-binding domain of recombinant secretory bovine spp24 affect cytokine binding.
Connect. Tissue Res., Dec;51(6):445-51 (2010)
Extracellular-signal-related kinase 1/2 is responsible for inhibition of osteogenesis in three-dimensional cultured MC3T3-E1 cells.
Tissue Eng Part A., Nov;16(11):3485-94 (2010)
Osteogenic potential of polymer-bound bone morphogenetic protein-2 on MC3T3-E1 two-dimensional cell cultures.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Dec;124(6):2199-200; author reply 2200 (2009)
Human and mouse osteoprogenitor cells exhibit distinct patterns of osteogenesis in three-dimensional tissue engineering scaffolds.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Dec;124(6):1869-79 (2009)
Magnetic resonance imaging characterization of orbital soft-tissue volume dynamics with age.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Oct;124(4):1362-4 (2009)
Probing the hydrogen-bond network of water via time-resolved soft X-ray spectroscopy.
Phys Chem Chem Phys., May;11(20):3951-7 (2009)
Magnetic resonance imaging characterization of orbital changes with age and associated contributions to lower eyelid prominence.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Sep;122(3):921-9; discussion 930-1 (2008)
Economic analysis of the future growth of cosmetic surgery procedures.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jun;121(6):404e-412e (2008)
Pretreatment of poly(l-lactide-co-glycolide) scaffolds with sodium hydroxide enhances osteoblastic differentiation and slows proliferation of mouse preosteoblast cells.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Feb;121(2):424-34 (2008)
Genetic markers of osteogenesis and angiogenesis are altered in processed lipoaspirate cells when cultured on three-dimensional scaffolds.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Feb;121(2):411-23 (2008)
The truth about over-the-counter topical anti-aging products: a comprehensive review.
Aesthet Surg J., 27(4):402-12; quiz 413-5 (2007 Jul-Aug)
Autologous fat transfer for facial recontouring: is there science behind the art?
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jun;119(7):2287-96 (2007)
Incidence and management of abdominal wall defects after intestinal and multivisceral transplantation.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Apr;119(4):1247-55; discussion 1256-8 (2007)
Autologous fat transfer national consensus survey: trends in techniques for harvest, preparation, and application, and perception of short- and long-term results.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jan;119(1):323-31 (2007)
Curr. Opin. Gastroenterol., Nov;17(6):533-9 (2001)
Characterization of growth and osteogenic differentiation of rabbit bone marrow stromal cells.
J. Surg. Res., Jun;133(2):76-83 (2006)
Osteogenic differentiation is inhibited and angiogenic expression is enhanced in MC3T3-E1 cells cultured on three-dimensional scaffolds.
Am. J. Physiol., Cell Physiol., Aug;289(2):C408-14 (2005)
Excision of redundant neck tissue in men with platysma plication and Z-plasty closure.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jan;115(1):304-13 (2005)
BMP-2 exerts differential effects on differentiation of rabbit bone marrow stromal cells grown in two-dimensional and three-dimensional systems and is required for in vitro bone formation in a PLGA scaffold.
Exp. Cell Res., Oct;299(2):325-34 (2004)
The effect of biomimetic apatite structure on osteoblast viability, proliferation, and gene expression.
Biomaterials., Jan;26(3):285-95 (2005)
Osteopontin is a negative regulator of proliferation and differentiation in MC3T3-E1 pre-osteoblastic cells.
Bone., May;34(5):799-808 (2004)
Lateral subcutaneous brow lift.
Aesthet Surg J., May;23(3):205-10 (2003)
Aging nasolabial fold and treatment by direct excision.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Oct;104(5):1502-5; discussion 1506-7 (1999)
Role of neutrophils in hepatotoxicity induced by oral acetaminophen administration in rats.
J. Surg. Res., Dec;80(2):252-8 (1998)
The influence of time on human breast capsule histology: smooth and textured silicone-surfaced implants.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Nov;102(6):1922-31 (1998)
Staged skin and subcutaneous excision for lymphedema: a favorable report of long-term results.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Oct;102(5):1486-98; discussion 1499-501 (1998)
Indomethacin increases susceptibility to injury in human gastric cells independent of PG synthesis inhibition.
Am. J. Physiol., Oct;275(4 Pt 1):G620-8 (1998)
Hypoxia-reoxygenation potentiates zymosan activated plasma-induced endothelial injury.
J. Surg. Res., Jul;77(2):91-8 (1998)
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Sep;102(3):882-3 (1998)
Store-operated calcium influx in human gastric cells: role of endogenous prostaglandins.
Surgery., Aug;124(2):429-37 (1998)
Role of calcium in adaptive cytoprotection and cell injury induced by deoxycholate in human gastric cells.
Am. J. Physiol., Aug;275(2 Pt 1):G322-30 (1998)
Adaptive cytoprotection induced by ethanol in human intestinal cells: role of prostaglandins and calcium homeostasis.
Ann. Surg., Jul;228(1):123-30 (1998)
Adaptive cytoprotection against deoxycholate-induced injury in human gastric cells in vitro: is there a role for endogenous prostaglandins?
Dig. Dis. Sci., Apr;43(4):806-15 (1998)
Cyclooxygenase inhibition attenuates cholecystokinin-induced gastroprotection.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Mar;43(3):468-75 (1998)
Protection against ethanol injury by prostaglandin in a human intestinal cell line: role of microtubules.
Am. J. Physiol., Jan;274(1 Pt 1):G111-21 (1998)
Congenital intestinal malrotation causing gestational intestinal obstruction. A case report.
J Reprod Med., Dec;42(12):805-8 (1997)
Silicone and plastic surgery.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Oct;100(5):1307-8 (1997)
Protective action of gastrin-17 against alcohol-induced gastric injury in the rat: role in mucosal defense.
Am. J. Physiol., Aug;273(2 Pt 1):G365-73 (1997)
Face lift: which technique?
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Aug;100(2):501 (1997)
If it's dead, does it make any difference how it got there?
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jun;99(7):2056-7 (1997)
Effects of dopamine and alpha-2 adrenoreceptor blockade on L-dopa and cholecystokinin-induced gastroprotection.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., 1(3):257-65; discussion 265 (1997 May-Jun)
Well-differentiated liposarcoma (atypical lipoma) of the lower extremity in a patient with bilateral leg lipodystrophy and lymphedema.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Nov;98(6):1076-9 (1996)
Cholecystokinin-induced protection against gastric injury is independent of endogenous somatostatin.
Am. J. Physiol., Oct;271(4 Pt 1):G692-700 (1996)
Transforming growth factor-beta, osteogenin, and bone morphogenetic protein-2 inhibit intercellular communication and alter cell proliferation in MC3T3-E1 cells.
J. Cell. Physiol., Aug;168(2):433-41 (1996)
Gastric injury induced by ethanol and ischemia-reperfusion in the rat. Differing roles for lipid peroxidation and oxygen radicals.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Jun;41(6):1157-64 (1996)
Gastric injury and protection against alcohol and acid: influence of perturbations in glutathione metabolism.
J. Surg. Res., Mar;61(2):395-403 (1996)
Growth factors in surgery.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Feb;97(2):469-76 (1996)
The effect of an interleukin receptor antagonist (IL-1ra) on colonocyte eicosanoid release.
Mediators Inflamm., 5(6):449-52 (1996)
Excision of neck redundancy with single Z-plasty closure.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Jan;97(1):219-21 (1996)
Hemorrhagic shock increases gut macromolecular permeability in the rat.
Shock., Jul;4(1):50-5 (1995)
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: surgery should still play an important role in its management.
Gastroenterology., May;108(5):1600-2 (1995)
Protective effect of a 21-aminosteroid against hemorrhage-induced ischemia-reperfusion injury in the rat stomach: role of lipid peroxidation.
Shock., May;3(5):385-90 (1995)
Cholecystokinin is a potent protective agent against alcohol-induced gastric injury in the rat. Role of endogenous prostaglandins.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Mar;40(3):651-60 (1995)
Terephthalic acid: a dosimeter for the detection of hydroxyl radicals in vitro.
Life Sci., 56(4):PL89-96 (1995)
Gastric mucosal high-energy phosphate metabolism. Influence of ethanol and PGE2.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Jan;40(1):120-7 (1995)
Lipedema: a clinical entity distinct from lymphedema.
Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Nov;94(6):841-7; discussion 848-9 (1994)
erb B-2 expression: a useful prognostic indicator in gastric carcinoma?
Gastroenterology., Oct;107(4):1209-10 (1994)
Differing effects of anesthetics on splanchnic arterial blood flow during hemorrhagic shock.
J. Appl. Physiol., Jun;76(6):2304-9 (1994)
Esophageal, gastric, and small intestine.
Curr Opin Gen Surg., 109-12 (1994)
Adverse effects of vagotomy on ethanol-induced gastric injury in the rat. Absence of a role for glutathione redox cycle.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Dec;38(12):2294-8 (1993)
Alterations in rat intestinal transit by morphine promote bacterial translocation.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Aug;38(8):1530-6 (1993)
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