Freeman Miller is the co-director of the cerebral palsy program and medical director of the Gait Analysis Laboratory at the AI duPont Institute. His clinical practice is limited to children with cerebral palsy and gait disorders. Research interests involve biomechanical studies of of gait and musculoskeletal modeling.


Alfred I. duPont Institute

1600 Rockland Rd., P.O. Box 269

Wilmington, DE 19899

Phone: (302) 651-5921

Fax: (302) 651-5951



September 29, 1948


Wooster, Ohio - USA




Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Associates Degree - 1972

Boulder, Colorado

B.S., Biology - 1974

Denver, Colorado

M.D. - 1978


University of Colorado

Denver, Colorado

PGY-1 Resident in Surgery

University of Virginia

Charlottesville, Virginia

PGY-2 to PGY-5 Orthopaedic Resident

Hospital for Sick Children

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics


Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Adjunct Associate Professor

Adjunct Associate Professor


Part I - 1977

Part II - 1978

Part III - 1979

Certified, 1986


BIBLIOGRAPHY: (*Peer-reviewed journal papers)

* 1. F. Miller, D. Wenger: Femoral Neck Stress Fracture in a Hyperactive Child, J. Bone Joint Surg., 61-A; April, 1979

* 2. F. Miller, T. Fenzel: Prolonged Ileus With Acute Spinal Cord Injury Responding to Metaclopromite. Paraplegia, 19:43-45; 1981

* 3. C. Sutherland, F. Miller, G. Wang: Early Progressive Kyphosis Following Compression Fractures: Two Case Reports From a Series of Stable Thoracolumbar Compression Fractures. Clin. Orth. and RR., 173: 216-21; 1983

* 4. F. Miller, G. Wang: The Incidence of Thromoembolic Disease. Clin. Orth. and RR. 176, 210-16; June, 1983

* 5. F. Miller, R. Whitehill: Breast Carcinoma Metastatic to Skeleton. Clin. Orth. and RR., 184:121-127; April, 1984

* 6. F. Miller, M. Sussman, W. Stamp: A Survey of Bone Banking Practices in the United States. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 4:353-356; June, 1984

* 7. F. Miller, C. Mosley, J. Koreska, H. Levison: Pulmonary Function and Scoliosis in Duchenne Dystrophy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 8:133-137; March, 1988

* 8. F. Miller, C. Mosley, J Koreska: Pelvic Anatomy Relative to Lumbosacral Instrumentation. J. Spinal Disord., 3-2:169-173; June, 1990

* 9. M. Henderson, M. Rieger, A. Kaelin, F. Miller: Influence of Parental Age on Idiopathic Scoliosis Curve Magnitude. J. Bone Joint Surg., 72-A/#6:910-913; July, 1990

*10. P. Rink, F. Miller: Hip Instability in Spinal Cord Injury. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 10:583-587; November, 1990

*11. W. Greene, F.Dietz, M. Goldberg, R. Gross, F. Miller, M. Sussman: Rapid Progression of Hip Subluxation in Cerebral Palsy after Selective Posterior Rhizotomy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 11:494-497; July, 1991

*12. F. Miller, C. Mosley, J. Koreska: Spinal Fusion in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Dev. Med. Child Neurol., 33:775-786; September, 1991

*13. F. Miller: Unit Rod Procedure for Neuromuscular Scoliosis. French Yearbook of Orthopaedics, accepted 11/91; in press

*14. F. Miller, J. Koreska: Height Measurement in Patients with Neuromuscular Disease and Contractures. Dev. Med. Child Neurol., 34:55-60, January, 1992

*15. M. Lee, M. Alexander, F. Miller, N. Steg, B. McHugh: Postoperative Heterotopic Ossification in the Child with Cerebral Palsy: Three Case Reports. Arch. Phys. Med. Rehab., 73:289-92, March, 1992

*16. F. Miller, Y. Liang, M. Merlo, H. Harcke: Measuring Anteversion and Femoral Neck Shaft Angle in Cerebral Palsy. Dev. Med. Child Neurol., accepted 4/92; in press

*17. R. Beauchesne, F. Miller: Proximal Femoral Osteotomy Using the AO Fixed-Angle Blade Plate. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 12:735-740, November/December, 1992

*18. M. Bagg, J. Farber, F. Miller: Long-term Follow-up of Hip Subluxation in Cerebral Palsy Patients. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13:32-36, January/February, 1993

*19. F. Miller, P. Kupcka, M. Merlo, Y. Liang, J. Jamison, H.T. Harcke: Femoral Version and Neck Shaft Angle. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13:382-388, May-June, 1993

*20. M. Perlmutter, M. Synder, F. Miller, R. Bisbal: Proximal Femoral Resection in Older Children with Spastic Hip Disease. Dev. Med. Child Neurol., 35:525-531, June, 1993

*21. S. Krum, F. Miller: Heterotopic Ossification Following Hip and Spine Surgery in Children with Cerebral Palsy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13:739-743, November/December, 1993

*22. J. Tenuta, Y. Shelton, F. Miller: Long-term Review of Triple Arthrodesis in Cerebral Palsy Patients. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13(6):713-716, November/December, 1993

*23. R. Allen, B. Bankoski, D. Nagey, F. Miller: Measuring Clavicle Strength and Simulating Birth. Biomech. Engring. Recent Advances (J. Vossoughi, editor). Biomech. Engring. Society, Univ. of DC, 586-589, April, 1994

*24. F. Miller, K. Dabney: Unit Rod Segmental Instrumentation. Spinal Instrumentation Techniques (C.W. Brown, editor) Scoliosis Research Society, March, 1994

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