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Brent W. Miller, M.D.

Associate Professor, Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Medical Director, Home Dialysis

Specialty Areas

Nephrology
Kidney Disease
Dialysis Management
Kidney Transplantation

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Nephrology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Kidney transplantation, chronic rejection after kidney transplantation, nocturnal hemodialysis, exercise physiology, uremic myopathy, steroid myopathy,peritoneal dialysis, home dialysis

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 200
Office Phone: 314-362-5365
Fax: 314-362-5470

Center for Advanced Medicine
Medicine Multispecialty Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-362-5365
Fax: 314-362-5470

Davita St. Louis Dialysis - Clark Avenue

2610 Clark Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103

Office Phone: 314-367-9111
Fax: 314-367-9248

Davita St. Louis Dialysis - Debaliviere

324 Debaliviere
St. Louis, MO 63112

Office Phone: 314-989-0886
Fax: 314-989-0596

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-362-5365
Fax: 314-362-5470

NxStage Kidney Care

1076 Old Des Peres Rd
Des Peres, MO 63131
Phone: 314-925-2522

RAI Care Center Clayton Road

10435 Clayton Road
Frontenac, MO 63131
Phone: 314-567-0645

South Towne Square Dialysis

11107 South Towne Square
St. Louis, MO 63123
Phone: 314-894-3400

Education

Education

Fellowship: Renal Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1998
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1990
B. S. Medical Micro: Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The Effect of Dogs on Human Sleep in the Home Sleep Environment.
Patel SI, Miller BW, Kosiorek HE, Parish JM, Lyng PJ, Krahn LE
Mayo Clin Proc. 2017 Sep; 92(9)1368-1372. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2017.06.014.

PMID:
    28870354
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Getters for improved technetium containment in cementitious waste forms.
Asmussen RM, Pearce CI, Miller BW, Lawter AR, Neeway JJ, Lukens WW, Bowden ME, Miller MA, Buck EC, Serne RJ, Qafoku NP
J Hazard Mater. 2018 Jan 5; 341238-247. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.07.055.

PMID:
    28787657
    [PubMed - in process]
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Skin absorption of actinides: influence of solvents or chelates on skin penetration ex vivo.
Tazrart A, Bolzinger MA, Coudert S, Lamart S, Miller BW, Angulo JF, Briançon S, Griffiths NM
Int J Radiat Biol. 2017 Jun; 93(6)607-616. doi: 10.1080/09553002.2017.1293865.

PMID:
    28276896
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Designing ecological climate change impact assessments to reflect key climatic drivers.
Sofaer HR, Barsugli JJ, Jarnevich CS, Abatzoglou JT, Talbert MK, Miller BW, Morisette JT
Glob Chang Biol. 2017 Jul; 23(7)2537-2553. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13653.

PMID:
    28173628
    [PubMed - in process]
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Integrating Molecular Networking and Biological Assays To Target the Isolation of a Cytotoxic Cyclic Octapeptide, Samoamide A, from an American Samoan Marine Cyanobacterium.
Naman CB, Rattan R, Nikoulina SE, Lee J, Miller BW, Moss NA, Armstrong L, Boudreau PD, Debonsi HM, Valeriote FA, Dorrestein PC, Gerwick WH
J Nat Prod. 2017 Mar 24; 80(3)625-633. doi: 10.1021/acs.jnatprod.6b00907.

PMID:
    28055219
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methamphetamine Addiction Vulnerability: The Glutamate, the Bad, and the Ugly.
Szumlinski KK, Lominac KD, Campbell RR, Cohen M, Fultz EK, Brown CN, Miller BW, Quadir SG, Martin D, Thompson AB, von Jonquieres G, Klugmann M, Phillips TJ, Kippin TE
Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Jun 1; 81(11)959-970. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2016.10.005.

PMID:
    27890469
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cocaine Self-Administration Elevates GluN2B within dmPFC Mediating Heightened Cue-Elicited Operant Responding.
Szumlinski KK, Wroten MG, Miller BW, Sacramento AD, Cohen M, Ben-Shahar O, Kippin TE
J Drug Abuse. 2016; 2(2)pii: 22.

PMID:
    27478879
    [PubMed]
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Cocaine craving during protracted withdrawal requires PKCε priming within vmPFC.
Miller BW, Wroten MG, Sacramento AD, Silva HE, Shin CB, Vieira PA, Ben-Shahar O, Kippin TE, Szumlinski KK
Addict Biol. 2017 May; 22(3)629-639. doi: 10.1111/adb.12354.

PMID:
    26769453
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prefrontal glutamate correlates of methamphetamine sensitization and preference.
Lominac KD, Quadir SG, Barrett HM, McKenna CL, Schwartz LM, Ruiz PN, Wroten MG, Campbell RR, Miller BW, Holloway JJ, Travis KO, Rajasekar G, Maliniak D, Thompson AB, Urman LE, Kippin TE, Phillips TJ, Szumlinski KK
Eur J Neurosci. 2016 Mar; 43(5)689-702. doi: 10.1111/ejn.13159.

PMID:
    26742098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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α-Imaging Confirmed Efficient Targeting of CD45-Positive Cells After 211At-Radioimmunotherapy for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Frost SH, Miller BW, Bäck TA, Santos EB, Hamlin DK, Knoblaugh SE, Frayo SL, Kenoyer AL, Storb R, Press OW, Wilbur DS, Pagel JM, Sandmaier BM
J Nucl Med. 2015 Nov; 56(11)1766-73. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.115.162388.

PMID:
    26338894
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging properties of pixellated scintillators with deep pixels.
Barber HB, Fastje D, Lemieux D, Grim GP, Furenlid LR, Miller BW, Parkhurst P, Nagarkar VV
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2014 Aug 17; 9215pii: 92150F.

PMID:
    26236070
    [PubMed]
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The iQID camera: An ionizing-radiation quantum imaging detector.
Miller BW, Gregory SJ, Fuller ES, Barrett HH, Barber HB, Furenlid LR
Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res A. 2014 Dec 11; 767146-152.

PMID:
    26166921
    [PubMed]
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A New Columnar CsI(Tl) Scintillator for iQID detectors.
Han L, Miller BW, Barber HB, Nagarkar VV, Furenlid LR
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2014 Sep 12; 921492140D.

PMID:
    26146444
    [PubMed]
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Quantitative single-particle digital autoradiography with α-particle emitters for targeted radionuclide therapy using the iQID camera.
Miller BW, Frost SH, Frayo SL, Kenoyer AL, Santos E, Jones JC, Green DJ, Hamlin DK, Wilbur DS, Fisher DR, Orozco JJ, Press OW, Pagel JM, Sandmaier BM
Med Phys. 2015 Jul; 42(7)4094-105. doi: 10.1118/1.4921997.

PMID:
    26133610
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ceftolozane/tazobactam pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic-derived dose justification for phase 3 studies in patients with nosocomial pneumonia.
Xiao AJ, Miller BW, Huntington JA, Nicolau DP
J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Jan; 56(1)56-66. doi: 10.1002/jcph.566.

PMID:
    26096377
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Targeting the LOX/hypoxia axis reverses many of the features that make pancreatic cancer deadly: inhibition of LOX abrogates metastasis and enhances drug efficacy.
Miller BW, Morton JP, Pinese M, Saturno G, Jamieson NB, McGhee E, Timpson P, Leach J, McGarry L, Shanks E, Bailey P, Chang D, Oien K, Karim S, Au A, Steele C, Carter CR, McKay C, Anderson K, Evans TR, Marais R, Springer C, Biankin A, Erler JT, Sansom OJ
EMBO Mol Med. 2015 Aug; 7(8)1063-76. doi: 10.15252/emmm.201404827.

PMID:
    26077591
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Independent data validation of an in vitro method for the prediction of the relative bioavailability of arsenic in contaminated soils.
Bradham KD, Nelson C, Juhasz AL, Smith E, Scheckel K, Obenour DR, Miller BW, Thomas DJ
Environ Sci Technol. 2015 May 19; 49(10)6312-8. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00905.

PMID:
    25965337
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Protein Kinase C Epsilon Activity in the Nucleus Accumbens and Central Nucleus of the Amygdala Mediates Binge Alcohol Consumption.
Cozzoli DK, Courson J, Rostock C, Campbell RR, Wroten MG, McGregor H, Caruana AL, Miller BW, Hu JH, Wu Zhang P, Xiao B, Worley PF, Crabbe JC, Finn DA, Szumlinski KK
Biol Psychiatry. 2016 Mar 15; 79(6)443-51. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2015.01.019.

PMID:
    25861702
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparative efficacy of 177Lu and 90Y for anti-CD20 pretargeted radioimmunotherapy in murine lymphoma xenograft models.
Frost SH, Frayo SL, Miller BW, Orozco JJ, Booth GC, Hylarides MD, Lin Y, Green DJ, Gopal AK, Pagel JM, Bäck TA, Fisher DR, Press OW
PLoS One. 2015; 10(3)e0120561. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120561.

PMID:
    25785845
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Consideration of the bioavailability of metal/metalloid species in freshwaters: experiences regarding the implementation of biotic ligand model-based approaches in risk assessment frameworks.
Rüdel H, Díaz Muñiz C, Garelick H, Kandile NG, Miller BW, Pantoja Munoz L, Peijnenburg WJ, Purchase D, Shevah Y, van Sprang P, Vijver M, Vink JP
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015 May; 22(10)7405-21. doi: 10.1007/s11356-015-4257-5.

PMID:
    25750051
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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