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Dr. Michael Choi, DO

Bariatric Surgery*
4.1 (20)
Map Pin Small Ft Lauderdale, FL
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Michael Choi, DO

Dr. Michael Choi, DO is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Ft Lauderdale, FL. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Nova Southeastern University and is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar and Broward Health Imperial Point. Dr. Choi, completed a residency at Peninsula Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Choi an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Choi works at Main Location in Ft Lauderdale, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Choi's Office Locations

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    Main Location
    4390 N Federal Hwy Ste 206, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 821-3795
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Memorial Hospital Miramar
  • Broward Health Imperial Point

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Obesity
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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Obesity
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Sleeve Gastrectomy
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Appendicitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Crohn's Disease
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Hernia
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Incisional Hernia
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Pediatric Obesity
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Biopsy of Breast
Colectomy
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gallbladder Removal
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lumpectomy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Revision Surgery
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Lobectomy
Weight Loss Management
Weight Loss Revisional Surgery
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    About Dr. Michael Choi, DO

    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Portuguese and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1396768487
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Peninsula Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Nova Southeastern University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Michael Choi, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Choi is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Choi accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Choi has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Choi has seen patients for Obesity, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Choi on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    Dr. Choi speaks Portuguese and Spanish.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Choi. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Choi.

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