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James Miles, MD Now Seeing Patients at Altru Clinic in Erskine

Posted OnJuly 11, 2019

Grand Forks, N.D. – James Miles, MD is now seeing patients at Altru Clinic in Erskine. He specializes in the treatment of neurologic diseases such as seizures, migraine headaches, and developmental delays in pediatric patients.

"I do my very best to address the needs of the patient and their family. This requires a multidisciplinary team that I am just one part of," states, Dr. Miles. "Treating the whole patient results in the best outcomes."

Dr. Miles earned his medical degree from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He completed his Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Residency, as well as his Child Neurology Fellowship, at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Miles is one of three pediatric neurology specialists in the state of North Dakota.

Outside of work, he loves spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, camping, and biking. Dr. Miles plays several instruments such as the bass guitar, acoustic and electric guitar. He shares his love of music by playing on the worship team at Freedom Church in Grand Forks. He especially loves to spend time with his wife, Karley, their daughter, Noryn, their son, Freddie, and their family and friends.

To learn more information about Dr. Miles, visit

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a regional, integrated healthcare delivery system serving northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Altru is a physician-led, multi-specialty group practice with a 277-bed acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, 45-bed specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru employs over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers and 4,000 staff. With a focus on advanced technology, Altru deployed the first Mako® Robotic Arm system in North Dakota and enhanced Altru’s Robotics with the recent addition of the DaVinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. In 2018, Altru was awarded fourth Most Wired® in the nation, a recognition for systems at the forefront of using healthcare information technology to improve the delivery of care. Altru Health System has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation, and has achieved 50 years of CARF accreditation at Altru’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit