Dr. Charles Choe, MD

Dr. Charles Choe, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Charles Choe, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2000 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read his story

9350 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Choe's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Choe "Charlie Choe, MD, is a board certified endocrinologist. He also holds an active Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists for performing ultrasound and ultrasound-guided biopsies for patients with thyroid nodules and cancer. Dr. Choe sees patients for a variety of endocrine conditions, including thyroid disorders, diabetes, parathyroid and calcium disorders, osteoporosis and bone disease, pituitary disorders and adrenal gland disorders. He has a particular interest in patients with complex thyroid cancer, working closely with surgery, radiology, pathology, and oncology teams in a multidisciplinary manner. "There's never been a day where I regret my decision to practice endocrinology. There is so much that is changing in this field, and I love that I am in this academic environment where I can provide up-to-date and evidence-based care. I hope this passion comes through when I interact with my patients, staff, and students."As an associate professor of medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Choe is actively involved in training medical students, residents, and fellows in the field of endocrinology.Dr. Choe completed his fellowship and medical residency training at UC San Diego School of Medicine and earned his medical degree from Columbia University in New York."
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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Choe does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Ucsd Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uc San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Choe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choe to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Choe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Honest, kind and considerate. Easy to get along with. Very knowledgeable. He gave me lots of information and also helped me make the best decision for an insulin pump based on my needs. Due to other medical conditions it was a harder than normal decision.
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