Meet Our Doctor

Dr. Jamila Miller

Dr. Jamila Miller

Dr. Jamila Miller is native of Indianapolis, Indiana and has practiced prosthodontics and general dentistry in Munster, IN since 2008. A prosthodontist is a dental specialist with three years of specialized training in esthetic/cosmetic dentistry, restorative/reconstructive dentistry, and implant dentistry at an accredited school. Additionally she continues to learn new techniques with annual continuing education courses.

Dr. Miller enjoys helping people find dental solutions to their oral health needs. Whether your needs are simple or complex, Dr. Miller is here to help!


  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Biology from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN in 1996
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery from Howard University in Washington, DC in 2001
  • Prosthodontic Certification from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, IN in 2004
  • Masters of Science in Dentistry from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, IN in 2005


  • President of the Apollonia Dental Society
  • Member of American Dental Association
  • Member of Indiana Dental Association
  • Member of Northwest Indiana Dental Association
  • Member of Spear Education Study Club
  • Member of the board of the Northwest Indiana Dental Society

During her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, family and friends. She enjoys reading and is usually working on at least two books at a time. Dr. Miller also enjoys helping those less fortunate and has traveled to Liberia, Guyana, and Jamaica.

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Meet Our Team

Laura Cimesa


Office Manager

Laura joined Dr. Miller’s dental team in 2009 as her lead dental assistant. Laura became a certified dental assistant in 2005 and earned her radiology license through the state of Indiana in 2007. She has since become our Office Manager. She has been an active member of AADOM (American Association of Dental Office Management) since 2014.

Laura takes great pride in making sure that our office runs smoothly and efficiently with patient care being of the utmost importance. She is here to make sure that your experience is as convenient and comfortable as possible. Laura enjoys the challenges and rewards of helping each patient achieve their perfect smile. Laura’s caring personality and sense of humor allows everyone to feel comfortable around her. She is always making people laugh and smile. During Laura’s free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Nick and sons, Miso and Luka.

Nicole Fredrickson


Dental Assistant

Nicole is our lead dental assistant. Nicole joined our team June 2014. Her job is making sure that Dr. Miller can work smoothly and efficiently. One of the things she enjoys most about dentistry is to see how changing a patient’s smile transforms their lives. Nicole is here to help calm fears and answer questions. Nicole helps make treatment easy in a soothing environment that is pleasant for our patients. She is currently working towards her radiology certificate. In her free time, Nicole enjoys spending time with her daughter Ariana and being outdoors.

Kyla Boykin


Sterilization Assistant

Kyla is our sterilization assistant. Kyla joined our team June 2017. She is responsible for sterilizing instruments and disinfecting rooms to help make sure the instruments are clean, sterile and safe. She earned her radiology license through the state of Indiana in 2018. In Kyla’s free time she enjoys spending time with her son.



Treatment Coordinator

Iris joined Dr. Miller’s dental team January 2018. Iris moved to the Midwest three years ago from sunny southern California. Iris has been in the dental field for the past 14 years.

While living in California, Iris worked as a chairside dental assistant for an endodontist and as an office manager for a general dentist. When she moved to the Midwest, Iris worked for a general dentist as their front office manager. She became interested in the dental field as a teenager. Iris has two cousins that are both dentists.

Iris is dedicated to helping facilitate treatment. She is here to make sure that every patient has the knowledge they need to move forward with treatment. With Iris’s bubbly personality and big smile, she is always making patients feel welcomed.

In her free time Iris loves spending time with her husband, Robert and their three dogs. She also loves finding time to travel to Arizona, California and Colorado to visit family.

Our Dental Philosophy

  • Compassionate Care

    We truly care about you and your family and want your experience with us to be pleasant. We want you to be healthy too! When you become a patient here, you also become part of our dental family. We will listen to your concerns and treat you with compassion.

  • Treatments Plans

    There is no “cookbook” treatment in dentistry. Each person is different and has unique needs. We take our time when examining your oral health. We want to take the best course of action for your individual needs.

  • Personable Team

    As you interact with our team, you will quickly see that we care about you as an ever-changing individual. You will be met with a warm, comfortable and friendly environment every time you visit. Our team is kind, cheerful and fun!

  • Specialized Dentistry

    Dr. Miller has 16 years of experience. As a prosthodontist, she is specially trained in cosmetic, restorative and implant dentistry. Not only does she deliver every service with careful expertise, she is also kind, caring, and dedicated to her patients. Whether your are in need of a simple treatment or a more complex procedure, you will be in good hands.

  • Patient Education

    Good treatment planning is key to quality dental care, and so is patient involvement. We keep the lines of communication open, answering any questions you might have before any treatment is begun. We will explain treatments options in a way that is easy to understand and together select the best course of action to meet your individual needs based on Dr. Miller’s clinical findings. We want you to feel informed and confident throughout your care.

If you value these qualities in a dentist, call us today. We’re passionate about your smile and passionate about helping you achieve optimal health.

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