Dr. Choi specializes in the management of liver disease. She focuses on treating patients with the complications of cirrhosis, and manages their evaluation and care before and after liver transplant. She is well versed in the newest approaches to non-interferon based therapies for hepatitis C. Her research interests include hepatitis B and hepatocellular carcinoma. She is part of a multi-disciplinary team at UCLA employing the latest treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Dr. Choi graduated from Stanford University and subsequently spent one year in Korea as a Fulbright Scholar. She speaks both English and Korean. She earned her medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and completed her internal medicine residency at New York University (NYU). This was followed by a gastroenterology fellowship at UCLA, where Dr. Choi was the recipient of the Compassionate Care Award. She then pursued an additional year of advanced training in transplant hepatology at the University of Pennsylvania.