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Certified Nurse Practitioner, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery


About Me


Mary (Mimi) Miller is a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. After a 12 year career as a staff nurse in neurosurgery at Good Samaritan Hospital, she accepted a position as director of nursing at the CommuniCare Head Injury Rehabilitation Center. She moved to Cincinnati Children’s 25 years ago to pursue a career specializing in care management in pediatric neurosurgery. She received her MSN degree from Northern Kentucky University and eventually earned a position as a nurse practitioner in neurosurgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Ms. Miller has presented at national AANN, AORN and AANS meetings and international AANN meetings on subjects of minimally invasive neurosurgery. She has collaborated on published manuscripts on a range of subjects including trigeminal neuralgia and neuroendoscopy. She currently participates in inpatient and out-patient care management and is a member of the multidisciplinary Epilepsy Surgery team.

Clinical Interests

Pediatrics; neurosurgery


Neurosurgery, Headache Medicine, Cerebrovascular

My Locations

My Education

RN: Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH, 1976.

BSN: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1996.

MSN: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY, 2012.

My Publications

Crone KR, Miller MN. Colloid Cysts: Endoscopy vs. Microneurosurgical Treatment.  Endoscopy of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System. Edited by King WA, Frazee JG, DeSalles AA. New York: Thieme.  1998 78-83.

Larson JJ, Berninger JP, Miller MN, Koch BL, Crone KR. Posterior fossa decompression without dural opening restores cerebrospinal fluid flow in patients with Chiari 1malformation without syrinx. (abstract) J Neurosurg. 1996 84:356a.

Miller MN. Organization of the Neuroendoscopy Suite. Neuroendoscopy.  Vol 1, New York, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. 1992 pp 41-6.

Van Loveren H, Tew JM, Keller JT, Nurre MA. A Ten Year Experience in the Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia, Comparison of Percutaneous Stereotaxic Rhizotomy and Posterior Fossa Exploration. J Neurosurg. 1982 Dec;57(6):757-64.

Tew JM, Tobler WD, Nurre-Miller MA. Application of Lasers in Neurological Surgery.  A Special Emphasis on Inaccessible Tumors of the Skull Base and  Spinal CordNeurosurgeons, Vol. 4 pp. 415-445.