Dr. Alexander Choo, MD

Dr. Alexander Choo, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 34
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Dr. Alexander Choo, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Danbury, CT and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2010 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic surgery.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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more than 52% of peers

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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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2  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Choo does not have any board certifications listed.

42  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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11  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 and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • 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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