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Tyler C. Miller, M.D.

Hand, Wrist, Elbow, Shoulder, Orthopedic Trauma, Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, Nerve Injury

Board-certified orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Tyler Miller is a fellowship trained hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder specialist. After earning his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, he completed his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. There, he received comprehensive training in all aspects of musculoskeletal care including various common degenerative conditions that lead to pain and dysfunction, complex upper and lower extremity fractures at a level one trauma center, athletic injuries alongside professional sports team physicians, and cared for pediatric injuries in children of all ages. He went on to receive additional fellowship training in hand and upper extremity surgery including microvascular procedures at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. Dr. Miller spent time conducting research at the National Institutes of Health and contributed to the medical literature throughout his training. He continues to stay up to date with the most advanced and evidence-based treatments.

As a native of Northwest Indiana, Dr. Miller takes great pride in being able to care for individuals in and around the community he grew up in. Dr. Miller strives to ensure that each patient has a thorough understanding of their condition as well as the most up to date nonoperative and operative treatment options. Working through a shared decision-making process, Dr. Miller helps develop the best care plan that is right for each individual and is dedicated to helping his patients get relief and regain function after an injury or condition has impacted their lives.

Dr. Miller is available to see patients at our Crown Point and Munster offices.

Direct Phone Line: (219) 250-5034


Hand/Wrist Conditions:

  • Carpal tunnel
  • Trigger Finger
  • Dupuytrens Contracture
  • Tendonitis & Tenosynovitis
  • Arthritis & Instability
  • Hand & Wrist Fractures

Elbow Conditions:

  • Distal biceps ruptures
  • Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis)
  • Cubital Tunnel (ulnar nerve compression)
  • Instability

Shoulder Conditions:

  • Rotator Cuff tears
  • Dislocations & Instability
  • Labral tears
  • Biceps tendonitis & tears
  • Bursitis & Impingement syndrome
  • Arthritis

Specialty Procedures:

  • Minimally invasive Endoscopic carpal Tunnel Release
  • Ultrasound guided injections
  • Thumb CMC joint arthroplasty
  • Nerve repair & decompression
  • Hand & upper extremity fracture care
  • Minimally invasive wrist, elbow, shoulder arthroscopy
  • Rotator cuff repair



    Education & Training

    • Medical School – Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
    • Orthopedic Residency – University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY
    • Fellowship – Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL – (Hand & Upper Extremity)


    • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Professional Associations

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Society for Surgery of the Hand

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Franciscan Health Crown Point
    • Franciscan Health Dyer
    • Franciscan Health Munster
    • Franciscan Point Surgery Center, Crown Point
    • Northwest Health – Lakeshore Surgicare
    • Pinnacle Hospital
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