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Robert F Miller, MD


Associate Professor of Medicine

4.9 4.9 472 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
General Pulmonary Medicine
Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma

Board Certificates

Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1989
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1982
Research Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1989
Fellowship - University of Washington Medical Center, 1987
Chief Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1986
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1985


1215 21st Avenue South
Suite 6134
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
seen this doctor twice will not return.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Very impressed with all Vanderbilt staff
Patient | February 5, 2017

Provider was very professional, & attentive - most helpful personally & professionally.
Patient | January 31, 2017

Outstanding MD.
Patient | January 31, 2017

Everything was great!
Patient | January 31, 2017

There are not adiquate words to describe Dr Robert Miller. He is so knowledgable, genuinelly caring and takes excellent care of my health care needs.
Patient | January 30, 2017

I am alive today because of the care & attentiveness of Dr. Miller & Debbie.
Patient | January 30, 2017

Dr. Miller is the most caring physician I have encountered in my 78 years -
Patient | January 27, 2017

He is a good doctor. I have and will continue to recommend him.
Patient | January 26, 2017

Dr Miller is Great Person then a Dr
Patient | January 25, 2017

I could not ask for a better physician than DR. Miller. No matter how busy he is I feel as though I am his only patient.He is kind and compassionate and follows the total health of the patient, not just the pulmonary aspect. I have recommended him to friends and will continue to do so.
Patient | January 18, 2017

Great doctor
Patient | January 16, 2017

Dr Miller is always kind and caring. He explains care in clear understandable terms. Dr. Miller is a great doctor.
Patient | January 16, 2017

Care and concern of Dr. Miller could not have been better.
Patient | December 27, 2016

one of the best ever
Patient | December 20, 2016

Knowledgeable, personable - A+. I particularly appreciate his honestly about uncertainties.
Patient | December 19, 2016

very confident of Dr. Millers treatment .
Patient | December 13, 2016

Dr.Miller is a provider _____ excellence. I trust his judgment implicitly. He is the first provider who helped get my asthma under control. Thank you, Dr.Miller!!!
Patient | December 8, 2016

Patient | December 1, 2016

We go back a long way - he treated my father for many years. #9. Plenty.
Patient | December 1, 2016

experienced, knowledgeable, trustworthy, expert listener, calmed my worries
Patient | November 22, 2016

Dr. Miller is excellent and, in fact, has saved my life.
Patient | November 21, 2016

very good
Patient | November 1, 2016

Dr. Miller and his staff are the best providers that I have ever seen and I have had multiple serious medical issues throughout my life. They are courteous, prompt,extremely knowledgeable and on top of my care and medical needs.They show genuine concern for my health and well-being every time I visit. I have been seeing him since 1998 and have always experienced this level of care. I moved to LA in 2000 and continue to make the (625 mile)trip, at least 4 times a year, to Nashville to see him. I couldn't have more confidence in a provider than I do in Dr. Miller.
Patient | November 1, 2016

Dr. Miller is very open to questions and never seems to be rushing me out the door. I feel confident in the decisions we make together regarding my condition. He is very kind and approachable.
Patient | October 26, 2016

Dr. Miller is the best.
Patient | October 24, 2016

Patient | October 20, 2016

Dr. Miller is absolutely outstanding.
Patient | October 7, 2016

Dr. Miller is a brilliant and compassionate man - I travel from Atlanta to see him!
Patient | September 19, 2016

I have a severe speech problem which prevents me from being able to call and talk about my meds or any question I may have. I use the messaging system of my health at Vanderbilt and Dr. Miller and staff are quick to respond to my messages.
Patient | September 14, 2016

Dr. Muller is world class!
Patient | September 9, 2016

all providers should use this practice as the example to which they should follow
Patient | August 30, 2016

Highly recommend Dr. Robert Miller to any and all people.
Patient | August 30, 2016

Patient | August 24, 2016

Dr. Miller treats not just my problem but me as a person. Finest doctor I've ever known. I'm willing to drive 2 hrs. just to have him treat my COPD!
Patient | August 24, 2016

Dr. Miller is very familiar with my health problems and is always helpful, making clear instructions.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Excellent Provider. Expert in specialized knowledge of military lung injuries.
Patient | August 16, 2016

Dr. Miller is a fantastic doctor - Love him!
Patient | August 12, 2016

Dr. Miller has always giving my the truth, and provided me with the best care possible. Dr. Miller has given me hope. He has kept me... for more than I expected to _____. For that I am grateful.
Patient | August 2, 2016

Dr. Miller is an outstanding physician and exemplified what good & thorough medical care is all about.
Patient | August 1, 2016

I have recommended Dr. Miller numerous times over the years.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Dr Miller is the most compassionate and caring doctors at Vbilt. He looks beyond what most doctors look and shows concern about his patients. We are so thankful for himand trust him totally.
Patient | July 26, 2016

Patient | July 18, 2016

Dr. Robert F. Miller is seeing one of my friends now. #1. Dr. Robert F. Miller MD
Patient | July 14, 2016

Patient | June 25, 2016

total experience was great!
Patient | June 20, 2016

Dr. Miller is an incredible provider. He has clarified instructions if I asked.
Patient | June 20, 2016

TOTAL confidence in Dr. Miller AND his nurses
Patient | June 14, 2016

My CT scan showed some issues about my heart that he did not mention. He told me about my lungs. However, my internal medicine physician followed up on the heart issues. I am unclear why this pulmonary physician did not mention my heart.
Patient | June 2, 2016

Dr. Miller has always treated me with respect and is attuned to the ways in which my chronic condition has impacted my personal life. He advocated for me when I had a problem in another unit, which resulted in my being able to resolve my issue in a timely manner. I feel comfortable sharing my concerns and questions with him.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Again all excellent!
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Miller wrote the diagnosis on a piece of paper, so we could understand it well. He explained the type of diagnosis I had.
Patient | May 31, 2016

I have a lung disease that is terminal. Dr. Miller has been thorough in ruling out all other possible diagnoses. Now, we're into prolonging life through the best medicines possible. I feel like I'm in excellent hands and I'm blessed to have him as my provider. I will add - - - his nurses are fantastic too.
Patient | May 23, 2016

Dr. Miller has literally saved my life and I appreciate all that he does for me so very much!
Patient | May 23, 2016

He is a great Pulmonary doctor and I would recommend him as a great doctor.
Patient | May 9, 2016

Asked appropriate questions. Very skillful at getting me to verbalize my situation and concerns. I felt as if he knows that most people can tell you what is wrong if you just ask the right questions and then take time to listen. Relaxed manner but efficient. I left very informed and confident.
Patient | April 11, 2016

I believe I have answered all these questions before. This is my regular doctor and I am very happy with the care I get from him.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Dr. Miller always addresses my concerns regarding my ongoing health issues.
Patient | March 14, 2016

I think he's wonderful. I'm lucky to have him as my provider.
Patient | March 4, 2016

I feel that I am still living today because of Dr. Millers' care. First diagnosed in 2006; was in Hospital or ER 6 to 7 times that year. Dr. Miller became my doctor and has taught me how to maintain my condition to prevent acute exacurbations. Probably only been in hospital once or twice since 2007 for pulmonary issues.
Patient | February 29, 2016

Really outstanding - professional & personal care!
Patient | February 16, 2016

Dr. Miller is wonderful in general, patient and informative. He never rushes, and always makes me feel important and well cared for.
Patient | February 15, 2016

All good.
Patient | February 15, 2016

Excellent doctor!! I was unhappy with doctors in Memphis and will continue trip to see Dr. Miller!
Patient | February 1, 2016

My appointment are always very good. #1. Dr. Robert Miller.
Patient | January 29, 2016

I feel everyone needs a Dr. Robt Miller and staff. I feel I am getting excellent care from Dr. Miller and his staff
Patient | January 25, 2016