Allegheny Providers

James Miller, MD

 

Education

Undergraduate: The University of Notre Dame
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Pediatric Training:  Johns Hopkins University

 

Special Interests

Dr. Miller has a special interest in working with families experiencing poverty and homelessness. He works extensively with the homeless and leads a street medicine team with the Center for Inclusion Health at AHN.

Additional Information

Dr. Miller originally hails from Reading, PA. He earned his medical degree at the Ohio State University where he was inducted as a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He has worked with and helped create numerous organizations that cared for people experiencing poverty, homelessness, mental health disorders, and addictions. He is passionate about providing care that is sensitive to patients’ cultural preferences and supports them through many of life’s obstacles. Dr. Miller loves caring for children, and he believes that compassionate, supportive healthcare is essential to help children grow to their full potential. Dr. Miller currently makes his home in Plum Borough and is engaged. He and his fiancé, who is also a pediatrician, plan to be married in the summer of 2020.    

Katie Rich, MSN, CRNP-PC, IBCLC

 

Education

Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Pittsburgh
Masters: University of Pittsburgh

Additional Information

Katie graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2007 from the University of Pittsburgh and then with her Masters in 2013, also from the University of Pittsburgh. Her experience includes Neonatal and Cardiac Intensive Care, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, and Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery. Katie is also a certified lactation consultant (IBCLC).

Michael Talotta PA-C

Education

Medical School: Duquesne University

Additional Information

Michael Talotta earned a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from Duquesne University and his MPAS as a Physician Assistant also from Duquesne. Michael worked for 5 years at UPMC Children’s Hospital as a PA in Hematology/Oncology, and prior to that, he worked for a year as a PA at Hope Pediatrics. He also spent some time in Emergency Medicine as a PA.

Michael is a native Pittsburgher who was born and raised in the South Hills. However, he now calls the North Hills (Gibsonia area) his home. He has a wife named Nikki and a dog named Goose. In his spare time, Michael likes camping and hiking with Nikki and Goose, and he also enjoys cooking. In addition to leisure activities, Michael is also a volunteer firefighter.