Dr. Paul Choi

Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Los Angeles, CA
37 years experience male

Locations

Los Angeles Endoscopy Center

Los Angeles, CA

Address

3663 W, 6th St., Los Angeles, CA
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 6:00am - 1:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(213) 387-5804

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross of California

Health Net Of California

Cigna

Medicare

Blue Shield of California

Mega Life and Health Insurance Company

Pacificare Life & Health Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Enter your bio...Dr. Paul M. Choi is the current Director of Los Angeles Endoscopy Center. He is a board-certified gastroenterologist. He received his undergraduate degree from M.I.T. in Cambridge, MA where he graduated with top honors and was elected to the honor society, phi beta kappa. He obtained his medical education from the Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA where he was awarded highly coveted the John Harvard National Scholarship for full four years. He did his internal medicine training at the New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and Sloan-Kettering Memorial Cancer Center in New York. Dr. Choi obtained his gastroenterology training at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Languages spoken

Korean

Doctor Q&A

91 Answers
32 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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Rectal bleeding: Rectal bleeding is often due to hemorrhoids but may be due to other more serious conditions. To know for sure, you should see your doctor. http://www. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
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Dr. Paul Choi answered
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Rectal bleeding: Rectal bleeding is often due to hemorrhoids. However, there are other causes that are very serious including cancer. In general, rectal bleeding shoul ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
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Dr. Paul Choi answered
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H.Pylori: If you are diagnosed with h.Pylori, it is usually not a bad idea to treat, particularly if you are symptomatic. It may even prevent stomach cancer: ht ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Choi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Choi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you, that's the next step I just needed clarification.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I haven't had much pain today.
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Thank you for your answer I did smoke for a long time but u have quite

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Harvard Medical School, MA
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

New York Hospital
Completed 1989

Awards

2009,10, 11 patient choice award
patients choice award of 2012
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