Dr. Lauren Choi, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(16)
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Dr. Lauren Choi, MD
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 Center, finishing with fellowship training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center/UCLA in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. An active member of the Endocrine Society, Dr. Choi is an experienced lead principal investigator for diabetes-related clinical trials and has also managed the Weight Loss Clinic at Cedars-Sinai. Dr. Choi lives in the South Bay with her family, enjoying both the opportunity to serve her community. She is fluent in both English and Korean.

2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 200

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

(310) 517-8952

Dr. Lauren Choi, MD

Dr. Lauren Choi, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Choi's Experience

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Dr. Choi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • 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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Choi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choi to family and friends
3.3
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Choi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Torrance, CA |
She is a good doctor but does not have kind people skills. She is direct and to the point. No fluff.
in Torrance, CA |
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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Dr. Choi accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • 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
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Choi has admitting privileges

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
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