Vincent Miele, MD, Neurosurgery, Pittsburgh, PA, Shadyside Campus


Neurosurgery Pittsburgh, PA

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery, Neurotrauma

Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh

Overview of Dr. Miele

Dr. Vincent Miele is a neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with Shadyside Campus. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice 16 years. Dr. Miele accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 doctors at Shadyside Campus who specialize in Neurosurgery.

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationFellowship, Complex and Revision Spine Surgery, 2007 - 2008
  • West Virginia University School MedicineResidency, Neurological Surgery, 2002 - 2007
  • West Virginia University
    West Virginia UniversityInternship, Transitional Year, 2001 - 2002
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    West Virginia University School of MedicineClass of 2001
  • Northwestern University
    Northwestern UniversityB.S., Pharmacy, Summa Cum Laude, 1985 - 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2003 - 2022
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2002 - 2021
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012
  • Third Place Edgar F. Heiskell Memorial Trauma Conference, 2001
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 2000
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Theoretical Development and Benchtop, in Vitro and in Vivo Validation of an "Intelligent Mouthguard" (IMG) Single Event Head Impact Dosimeter  
    Adam Bartsch, Sergey Samorezov, Edward Benzel, Vincent Miele, Daniel Brett, Stapp Car Crash Journal, 11/1/2014
  • Leather Football Helmets  
    Bartsch A, Benzel E, Miele V, Prakash V, J Neurosurg, 9/1/2013
  • Impact 'Fingerprints' and Preliminary Implications for an 'intelligent Mouthguard' Head Impact Dosimeter  
    Adam Bartsch, Edward Benzel, Vincent Miele, Douglas Morr, Vikas Prakash, Sports Eng, 6/1/2012
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Vertebral Augmentation - Options and Evidence
    Vincent J. Miele, MD, Cleveland Clinic Spine Review Hands-On 2014, Lutheran Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, 7/16/2014
  • Spinal Trauma in the Elderly-Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty
    Vincent J. Miele, MD, Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, Orlando, Florida, 3/5/2014
  • MEMS and Sensors in Athletic Applications: Concussion and the Intelligent Mouthguard
    Vincent J Miele MD, Adam Bartsch PhD, Edward Benzel MD, University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurosurgery Research Retreat, 2/5/2014
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  • Mouth Pieces - The Accelerometer (Clinical Review) 
    Las Vegas - 10/18/2009
  • Clarification of Head Trauma Grading Systems and Return to Play 
  • Choices: A Welcome Conundrum in Endovascular Therapy of Stroke 
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  • Fatal Attraction for the Ring (Invited Opinion Editorial) 
    Julian E Bailes, Vincent J. Miele, New York Times

Press Mentions

  • Cleveland Clinic Spinoff Develops Mouthguard That Accesses Concussion Effects (Video, Photos)
    Cleveland Clinic Spinoff Develops Mouthguard That Accesses Concussion Effects (Video, Photos)June 1st, 2018
  • This Smart Mouthguard Can Monitor Concussions
    This Smart Mouthguard Can Monitor ConcussionsMarch 1st, 2018

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Kaiser Permanente
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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