Dr. Joong Choh, MD

Dr. Joong Choh, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Joong Choh, MD is a general surgery specialist in Elgin, IL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Seoul National University, College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

1435 N Randall Rd Ste 209

Elgin, IL 60123

Contact Information

(847) 695-1620

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Choh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choh performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Choh performs this procedure more than 45% of his peers

Pleural Effusion
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choh treats Pleural Effusion more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Choh treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choh performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Choh performs this procedure more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Choh's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joong Choh, MD is a general surgery specialist in Elgin, IL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Seoul National University, College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1980
University At Buffalo State University Of New York
Residency Hospital
1978
Graduate Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Columbus Cuneo Med Center
Internship Hospital
1969
Seoul National University, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
1978
1974
1969

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Dr. Choh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Choh

4.1

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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