Dr. Laura Choi, MD



General Surgery     -  Connecticut,  Danbury

 Overview

Dr. Laura Choi, MD works in Danbury, Connecticut is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated New York University School Of Medicine in 1998. Dr. Choi is affiliated with Danbury Hospital and practicing for 19 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Marijuana Withdrawal
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Protruding Ears
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Skin Lesion
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Warts

 Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Diagnostic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 19

 Spoken Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


New York University School Of Medicine

New York, NY, United States

Graduated: 1998

Internship Hospital


St Luke'S Roosevelt Hospital Center

New York, NY, USA

Year completed: 1999

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Danbury Hospital GI/GNS Department

111 Osborne Street
Connecticut (CT)
Danbury,
6810

  (203) 739-7038
Office Volume:    23 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No
Year Dr. Bussell Joined Practice:    2002

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Map & Directions



Danbury Hospital GI/GNS Department, 111 Osborne Street, Danbury, Connecticut (CT), 6810




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
  • Connecticare POS
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Freedom Plan
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • MagnaCare HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHCS
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Danbury Hospital photo


Danbury Hospital

24 Hospital Avenue Connecticut CT, Danbury, 6810

Danbury Hospital is a hospital located in Danbury, CT. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 13 procedures.




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