San Diego Plastic Surgeon Utilizes Innovative Technology for Patient Education
Dr. Scott R. Miller discusses the advanced education potential that TouchMD offers patients through its interactive touchscreen and informative patient portal.
San Diego, CA – Dr. Scott R. Miller, a board-certified plastic surgeon in San Diego, is committed to making the consultation a positive, informative experience. As part of his mission to provide patients with a thorough education, Dr. Miller has integrated TouchMD into his practice. The technology is available during the exam as well as at home for the patient to use as a resource. Dr. Miller explains that the innovative system helps patients receive a more comprehensive understanding of what they can expect before, during, and after their plastic surgery procedure.
Dr. Miller says TouchMD enhances doctor-patient communication through its ability to demonstrate various aspects of a procedure. He notes this includes a library of procedural videos as well as a gallery of his past patient’s before and after pictures. Additionally, Dr. Miller says TouchMD offers an image gallery, where he can use the patient’s own pictures to illustrate how a procedure can help them reach their aesthetic goals.
Dr. Miller emphasizes TouchMD’s wealth of information that is available to the patient at any time, using their own Internet devices. He says the system offers detailed practice information, including his own credentials and a virtual tour of the office. The software also helps patients understand what to expect in the time surrounding their procedure by offering important care instructions to help patients prepare.
Overall, Dr. Miller says TouchMD can improve patient education as it helps them visualize the procedural process and acts as a comprehensive resource at their disposal.
About Scott R. Miller, MD
Dr. Miller is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. In addition to his private practice, he acts as an attending surgeon at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla and a Voluntary Clinical Instructor of Plastic Surgery at the University of California, San Diego. He attended the University of California, Irvine where he earned his Medical Degree and completed an internship and residency in surgery. Dr. Miller then completed a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the University of California, San Diego and underwent fellowship training in aesthetic cosmetic surgery. He is a member of several medical organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Miller is available for media interview upon request.
Dr. Scott R. Miller
Scripps Medical Office Building
9834 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037