Dr. Kent Choi, MD

Dr. Kent Choi, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Kent Choi, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in critical care surgery and trauma surgery.

200 Hawkins Dr

Iowa City, IA 52242

Contact Information

(319) 356-2902

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Wva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Wash University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Choi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choi's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choi to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Choi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I wish I would have read reviews about Dr. Choi before I let him operate on me. Due to his poor judgement I am left with a breathing tube for the rest of my life and I was only in my early thirties when this happened. I regret not sueing him.
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While he seems very friendly, he is professionally arrogant, incompetent, and totally negligent. A simple outpatient hernia surgery turned into a chronic pain because of his failure to follow standards of care. Among other things, he failed to recognize that his resident and himself had severed two...more
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