Dr. Laura Choi, MD

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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Female • Age 43

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Dr. Choi:

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Dr. Choi's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Danbury Hospital
24 Hospital Avenue
Danbury, CT 06810

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Choi

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Western Connecticut Medical Group
Surgery
111 Osborne St
Danbury, CT 06810
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    Dr. Choi's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Diagnostic Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Obesity
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Bowel Diseases
    • Spleen Disorders
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
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    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Choi

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Connecticut.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Westchester Medical Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Cornell University, College Of Arts and Sciences
    Graduated in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Choi & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Choi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Danbury Hospital where Dr. Choi has admitting privileges:

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    • Danbury Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Choi

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choi to family and friends

    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Choi's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 17 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Choi
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Choi accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Western Connecticut Medical Group
    Surgery
    111 Osborne St
    Danbury, CT 06810
    (203) 739-7131 (Office)
    (203) 739-1554 (Fax)
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