Dr. Choi is skilled in the most advanced surgical treatments for pelvic reconstruction, urethral diverticula, bladder stones, painful bladder, voiding dysfunction, mesh complications, urinary incontinence, neurogenic bladder, vaginal and uterine prolapse, and vesicovaginal fistulas.
- Dr. Choi has received extensive training in general urology and female urology
- Her surgical treatment training includes robotic surgery, neuromodulation, and endoscopic techniques
Dr. Choi’s ongoing research focuses on uncovering the pathophysiology behind voiding dysfunction, and in developing better treatment for pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence.
Dr. Choi studied psychology and neuroscience at Yale University before going on to obtain her Medical Degree with Honors in Research from Cornell University. She subsequently completed a general surgery internship and urology residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Next, she completed a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at UCLA under Dr. Shlomo Raz. Dr. Choi and Dr. Raz collaborated on a video surgical atlas of female urological procedures.
During Dr. Choi’s time at Baylor College of Medicine, she received the American Urogynecologic Society Resident Scholar Award. During her fellowship at UCLA, she was awarded a Pelvic Floor Disorders Research Foundation grant in order to investigate how chronic stress modulates bladder motor and sensory function. She also received the 2014 Urology Care Foundation Research Scholar Award.
Undergraduate: Yale University
Medical School: Cornell University
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas
Fellowship Training: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery | UCLA