Among his many accomplishments, Dr. Joshua D. Miller is the Medical Director of the Stony Brook Medicine Diabetes Center, and is dual board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
Dr. Miller has vast experience helping people with diabetes to conquer the challenges of living with the disease; he has been living with type 1 diabetes for over twenty years. He is an expert in insulin pump and glucose sensor management as well as transition of care to adult endocrinology for young adults with diabetes.
His main area of clinical research is the relationship between diabetes and colon cancer. Dr. Miller is leading a multicenter study evaluating the effects of diabetes and glycemic control on cancer risk. He is also investigating novel approaches to diabetes prevention, including cloud-based technology.
Dr. Miller has a strong interest in population health and chronic disease. He serves as the Project Lead for the Suffolk Care Collaboratives Diabetes Wellness and Self-Management initiative. This effort, through the New York State Medicaid Redesign Program (DSRIP), aims to enhance care and improve access to education for thousands of Long Island residents with diabetes and those at risk.
A Long Island native, Dr. Miller studied at the University of Rochester where he received his undergraduate, graduate and medical education as well as Certificates in Patient Safety, and Health & Aging. He went on to complete Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City.
Dr. Miller completed a Clinical/Research Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital where he was the Swanson Fellow in Diabetes. He is an accomplished Double Bassist, having studied in the Pre-College Division of the Juilliard School and the Eastman School of Music. He also serves as tour physician for Carnegie Hall's National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA).
The Stony Brook Medicine’s Diabetes Program was selected for a 2019 HANYS Pinnacle Award for Quality and Patient Safety. The program, effectively led by Dr. Miller, recognizes organizations that are playing a leading role in promoting improvements in healthcare delivery in New York State.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Miller on this well-deserved accomplishment.