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Education & Training

  • Fellowship, 1993
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, 1992
    George Washington University Hospital
  • Internship, 1989
    Framingham Union Hospital
  • MD, 1988
    SUNY at Stony Brook University
  • BA, 1981
    Harvard & Radcliffe Colleges

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

National Provider ID: 1902983968


Marijean Miller, M.D., is an expert in all aspects of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus; she has cared for children at Children’s National Hospital for more than 15 years. Dr. Miller also sees adults with strabismus. She is a recognized clinician, surgeon and teacher. She has been named in Washingtonian Magazine's "Guide to Best Area Ophthalmologists" three times.

Dr. Miller is board-certified in ophthalmology and a member of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and the Academy of Ophthalmology. She is an elected committee member at the Food and Drug Administration. Her publications are numerous on topics in pediatric eye care including amblyopia, strabismus, retinopathy of prematurity, visual disabilities in children and rare disease case reports, as well as original research using spectral Doppler ultrasound to evaluate the optic nerve.

Research & Publications

A randomized trial of atropine vs patching for treatment of moderate amblyopia in children

(2002) Archives of Ophthalmology

Blood flow velocities are reduced in the optic nerve of children with elevated intracranial pressure

(2009) Journal of Child Neurology

Corneoscleral transplantation in congenital corneal staphyloma and Peters anomaly

(2003) Ophthalmic Genetics

Pediatric Surgical Subspecialties

(2003) Pediatrics for Medical Students 2nd Edition

Retinopathy of Prematurity

(2002) Atlas of Procedures in Neonatology 3rd Edition

The Amblyopia Treatment Index

(2001) Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

The clinical profile of moderate amblyopia in children younger than 7 years

(2002) Archives of Ophthalmology

The course of moderate amblyopia treated with atropine in children experience of the amblyopia treatment study

(2003) American Journal of Ophthalmology

The use of diagnostic V codes in pediatric ophthalmology

(1998) Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus


(2000) Current Ocular Therapy 5th Edition

4.7 / 5 4.7 out of 5 stars (based on 55 Patient/Family Ratings)

About Our Patient Satisfaction Scores

The main Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

The ratings below are the average of specific questions about interactions with the care provider.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

  • 4.7 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.7 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider