Dr. Alexander Choo, MD

Dr. Alexander Choo, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male
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Dr. Alexander Choo, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Danbury, CT. He has been practicing for 7 years. Read his story

33 Hospital Ave

Danbury, CT 06810

Contact Information

(203) 792-5558

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
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Dr. Choo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Choo "Dr. Choo has an interest and expertise in treating chronic and acute conditions of the upper extremity from shoulder to fingertips. He has a particular interest in fracture care, arthroscopy and joint replacement of the shoulder, elbow and wrist. He attended Stanford University in California, where he graduated with departmental honors with a BS in biological sciences. Dr. Choo then attended the University of California, San Diego where he was a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society. His Orthopedic residency was completed at the University of California San Diego. In addition to general Orthopedic training, he performed a research fellowship studying the biological mechanisms for rotator cuff injury and repair. Dr. Choo completed a fellowship in hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery at the prestigious Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, in Indianapolis, IN. There he intensively trained in the care of the upper extremity from the brachial plexus to the fingertip in both adults and children. Dr. Choo has multiple publications and book chapters, including publications in the high impact Orthopedic journals such as Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and Journal of Hand Surgery. Dr. Choo is Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery, and is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Society of Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Choo enjoys running and grilling in his spare time. He lives with his wife, two daughters and son in Fairfield County."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Choo does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Amputated Finger
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Finger
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Strain
  • Finger Disorders
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spine Disorders
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Choo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Choo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choo accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna Aexcel
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna NAP
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Basic HMO
    Choice
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Commercial HMO
    Freedom Plan
    Freedom Plan HMO
    Liberty Plan HMO
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Basic PPO
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Golden Rule HMO
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    UMR
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO

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