Jeffrey Milliken

Jeffrey C. Milliken, MD


Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Thoracic aortic surgery, Complex adult coronary artery and valve surgery, Minimally invasive thoracic surgery, Tracheal reconstructive surgery

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • English
Medical School
UCLA School of MedicineSurgery
UCLA School of MedicineGeneral Surgery
UCLA School of MedicineSurgery
Royal Children's HospitalCardiac Surgery
UCLA School of MedicineCardiothoracic Surgery
Professional Positions
  • Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery
Awards and Recognition
  • America's Top Doctors (Cardiothoracic Surgery, Coronary Artery Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery), Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 2013
  • Best Doctors in America® — Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2011-2013, 2015, 2016
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2012, 2014-2018
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
More Information

Dr. Milliken has been consistently listed in "The Best Doctors in America," "Who's Who in Collegiate Faculty," "Guide to America's Top Surgeons" and "Southern California Super Doctors."

Academic Profile

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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Aortic Dissection
  • CABG Surgery: A Primer for Cardiology Fellows
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery: A Specialty in Evolution
  • Cardiac Patient (Nursing), Hemodynamic Management
  • Cardiac Surgery Indications: What All Cardiologists Should Know
  • Cardiac Surgery: Maintaining Relevance in a New Era
  • Cardiac Valve Disease: Surgery Timing and Technique
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Cardiac Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Failure: Surgical
  • Heart Surgery, Minimally Invasive
  • Infective Endocarditis, Surgical Management
  • Mitral Valve Disease, Surgical Treatment
  • Myasthenia Gravis, Surgical Treatment
  • Thoracic Aorta, Surgical Emergencies

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Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-3634