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Dr. Lauren Choi, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 48

Dr. Choi

Dr. Lauren Choi, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 2000 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(310) 517-8952

Dr. Choi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Choi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypothyroidism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choi treats Hypothyroidism more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Choi treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choi treats Thyroid Disease more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Choi treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choi treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Choi treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Choi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Lauren Choi, a board certified endocrinologist, obtained her BA in Molecular Cell Biology at UC-Berkeley and her MD from Wake Forest University Medical School. She completed both her internship and residence at Loma Linda University Medical Cent...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Choi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Choi

3.3

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(8)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
37.5%
(6)

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She is a good doctor but does not have kind people skills. She is direct and to the point. No fluff.
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The worst bedside manner. Did not feel like I received any meaningful advice or concern from her, Never went back after one visit.
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