Dr. Paul Choi, MD

Dr. Paul Choi, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Paul Choi, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

3663 W 6th St Ste 306

Los Angeles, CA 90020

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Choi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Choi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Choi "The Los Angeles Endoscopy Center is a facility that speciaizes in providing the highest quality medical care at a low, inexpensive price. We concentrate in the diagnosis and treatment of intestinal disorders such as screening for colon cancer and polyp. Procedures performed at our center include colonoscopy and upper endoscopy. We have been continually serving individuals residing in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area since 1996. We are open 6 days a week including Saturdays. We have the distinction of having obtained a formal facility accreditation from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The L.A.Endoscopy Center is located only 3 miles from the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, California. We are easily accessible from freeways 10, 101 and 110."

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • New York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Colum Presby
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Choi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choi's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choi to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Choi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I saw Dr Choi yesterday for a consultation and upper endoscopy. The procedure was fine, not painful at all. I was so nervous before, I was in tears, but all the nurses were super nice, calmed me down and gave me the meds I needed. For the procedure. I was aware of it happening, but I guess because...more
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He's very professional and efficient. His staff is friendly and excellent at what they do.
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Dr. Choi is very caring and professional. He helped me download the app on the cel phone for colonoscopy and the procedure was painless. All his staffs are kind and courteous. It's very easy to make an appointment.
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Dr. Choi is the most highly qualified gastrointestinologist to provide such an affordable service and is the only reason we were able to get a colonoscopy which was way overdue. He and his staff are excellent, very informative, and not only does he explain everything out in detail, they actually...more
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Very good experience. Good at explaining options during the consult. After talking to the doctor, I decided to have the colonoscopy without anesthesia to avoid the bad reaction I had in a previous colonoscopy done elsewhere 10 years earlier. Dr. Choi promised it would be quick and it was. The...more
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