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Eric T. Choi, MD eric t choi, md


Associate Professor, Surgery

Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Telephone:  215-707-6144

Email: eric.choi@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery



Educational Background:


BES, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1985

MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1990


Internship (General Surgery), Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1991


Research Fellow (Vascular Surgery), Washington University, 1991-1994


Junior Resident (General Surgery), Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1994-1996


Senior Registrar (General Surgery), Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1996-1997


Senior Resident (General Surgery), Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1997-1999


Clinical Instructor and Fellow, Vascular Surgery, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1999-2000

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clinical AND RESEARCH Interests:


  • Open and endovascular interventions for thoracic and abdominal aortic diseases
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Critical limb ischemia of the legs

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board certification(s):


  • General surgery
  • Vascular surgery

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  • American Association for Vascular Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons, Associate Fellow
  • American Heart  Association
  • International Society of Cardiovascular Surgery
  • International Society of Angiology
  • Tau Beta Pi, The Engineering Honor Society
  • Society of Vascular Surgery
  • St. Louis Surgical Society
  • St. Louis Vascular Society

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26312012. Erratum: Stevens-Johnson syndrome caused by Cefepime: Erratum. J Pharmacol Pharmacother 6:3(193)2015 Jul-Sep

26311899. Deeb SJ, Tyanova S, Hummel M, Schmidt-Supprian M, Cox J, Mann M, Machine Learning Based Classification of Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma Patients by their Protein Expression Profiles. Mol Cell Proteomics :()2015 Aug 26

26309750. Zhang J, Yang Q, Saito K, Nozato K, Roorda A, Williams DR, Rossi EA, Erratum: An adaptive optics imaging system designed for clinical use: publisher's note. Biomed Opt Express 6:8(2864)2015 Aug 1

26301037. Correction. J Vasc Interv Neurol 8:3(83)2015 Jul

26300777. Meyron-Holtz EG, Cohen LA, Fahoum L, Haimovich Y, Lifshitz L, Magid-Gold I, Stuemler T, Truman-Rosentsvit M, Corrigendum: Ferritin polarization and iron transport across monolayer epithelial barriers in mammals. Front Pharmacol 6:(163)2015

26288534. Erratum: Morphometric analysis of diameter and relationship of vertebral artery with respect to transverse foramen in Indian population: Erratum. Indian J Radiol Imaging 25:3(328)2015 Jul-Sep

26285494. Meldrum S, Author reply: To PMID 25647877. J Mich Dent Assoc 97:1(20)2015 Jan

26284110. Brito S, Thompson K, Campistol J, Colomer J, Hardy SA, He L, Fernández-Marmiesse A, Palacios L, Jou C, Jiménez-Mallebrera C, Armstrong J, Montero R, Artuch R, Tischner C, Wenz T, McFarland R, Taylor RW, Corrigendum: Long-term survival in a child with severe encephalopathy, multiple respiratory chain deficiency and GFM1 mutations. Front Genet 6:(254)2015

26283907. Erratum: In vivo comparison of the charge densities required to evoke motor responses using novel annular penetrating microelectrodes. Front Neurosci 9:(271)2015

26283874. Corrigendum. Can J Respir Ther 51:3(72)2015 Summer

26283873. Erratum. Can J Respir Ther 51:3(72)2015 Summer

26279959. Kim HY, Lee J, Correction: Effects of Health Information Technology on Malpractice Insurance Premiums. Healthc Inform Res 21:3(209)2015 Jul

26279805. Erratum. J Grad Med Educ 6:3(615)2014 Sep

26263905. Bluemel S, Menne D, Fried M, Schwizer W, Steingoetter A, On the validity of the 13 C-acetate breath test for comparing gastric emptying of different liquid test meals: a validation study using magnetic resonance imaging. Neurogastroenterol Motil :()2015 Aug 12

26261912. Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) Consensus Review for Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Ovary: Erratum. Int J Gynecol Cancer 25:4(721)2015 May

26261780. Retraction. Muscles Ligaments Tendons J 5:2(56)2015 Apr-Jun

26261779. Erratum: MLTJ 1/15: Pilot experimental study on amniotic epithelial mesenchymal cell transplantation in natural occurring tendinopathy in horses. Ultrasonographic and histological comparison. Muscles Ligaments Tendons J 5:2(1)2015 Apr-Jun

26257982. Erratum: Pedunculated intraventricular subependymoma: Review of the literature and illustration of classical presentation through a clinical case: Erratum. Surg Neurol Int 6:(124)2015

26257860. Kim YH, Kim WY, Kim JI, Min DJ, Lee YS, Corrigendum: Occurrence bilateral bronchospasm consequently after unilateral bronchospasm (Korean J Anesthesiol 2013 December 65(6 Suppl): S28-S29). Korean J Anesthesiol 68:4(423)2015 Aug

26257631. Ujma PP, Gombos F, Genzel L, Konrad BN, Simor P, Steiger A, Dresler M, Bódizs R, Corrigendum: A comparison of two sleep spindle detection methods based on all night averages: individually adjusted vs. fixed frequencies. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(415)2015

26257630. Senior C, Lee N, Braeutigam S, Corrigendum: Society, Organizations and the Brain: Building toward a Unified Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(411)2015

26257627. Rachwani J, Santamaria V, Saavedra SL, Woollacott MH, Corrigendum: The development of trunk control and its relation to reaching in infancy: a longitudinal study. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(406)2015

26255319. Esteghamati A, Reply: To PMID 24845712. Arch Iran Med 18:6(401-2)2015 Jun

26251591. Erratum: Efficacy and safety of once-daily glycopyrronium in predominantly Chinese patients with moderate-to-severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the GLOW7 study [Corrigendum]. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 10:(1513)2015

26251580. Erratum: Smoking cessation in Asians: focus on varenicline [Corrigendum]. Patient Prefer Adherence 9:(1075)2015

26245529. Wisniewski JR, Dus-Szachniewicz K, Ostasiewicz P, Ziólkowski P, Rakus D, Mann M, Absolute Proteome Analysis of Colorectal Mucosa, Adenoma, and Cancer Reveals Drastic Changes in Fatty Acid Metabolism and Plasma Membrane Transporters. J Proteome Res :()2015 Aug 17

26244136. Rusthoven CG, Kavanagh BD, Karam SD, Improved survival with stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) over lobectomy for early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): addressing the fallout of disruptive randomized data. Ann Transl Med 3:11(149)2015 Jul

26243855. Vijayakumari AA, John JP, Halahalli HN, Paul P, Thirunavukkarasu P, Purushottam M, Jain S, Erratum: Figure Correction. Clin Psychopharmacol Neurosci 13:2(224-5)2015 Aug 31

26240593. Jang JY, Lee SH, Kim BS, Seo HS, Kim WS, Ahn Y, Lee NH, Koh KK, Kang TS, Jo SH, Hong BK, Bae JH, Yang HM, Cha KS, Kim BS, Kwak CH, Cho DK, Kim U, Zo JH, Kang DH, Pyun WB, Chun KJ, Namgung J, Cha TJ, Juhn JH, Jung Y, Jang Y, Erratum to: Additive Beneficial Effects of Valsartan Combined with Rosuvastatin in the Treatment of Hypercholesterolemic Hypertensive Patients. Korean Circ J 45:4(349)2015 Jul

26240592. Ko HK, Kang SY, Yu JJ, Ko JK, Kim YH, Erratum to: Small Left Atrial Size Complicating Percutaneous Transcatheter Device Closure of Secundum Atrial Septal Defect with Conventional Approach. Korean Circ J 45:4(348)2015 Jul

26240469. Corrigendum. Bull World Health Organ 93:6(440)2015 Jun 1

26236491. Erratum. Pharmacol Res Perspect 3:4(e00167)2015 Aug

26236328. Erratum: Current insights into hormonal regulation of microspore embryogenesis. Front Plant Sci 6:(569)2015

26236279. Schmal C, Myung J, Herzel H, Bordyugov G, Corrigendum: A Theoretical Study on Seasonality. Front Neurol 6:(159)2015

26229570. Erratum: Factors associated with poor asthma control in the outpatient clinic setting: Erratum. Ann Thorac Med 10:3(220)2015 Jul-Sep

26229465. Erratum: Undetactable levels of genotoxicity of SiO2 nanoparticles in in vitro and in vivo tests [Erratum]. Int J Nanomedicine 10:(4621)2015

26229429. Erratum: The efficacy and safety of add-on 0.1% brimonidine tartrate preserved with sodium chlorite in on-treatment Japanese normal-tension glaucoma patients [Corrigendum]. Clin Ophthalmol 9:(1365)2015

26229194. Corrigendum. Bull World Health Organ 93:4(284)2015 Apr 1

26229177. Erratum: Results of reconstruction of massive irreparable rotator cuff tears using a fascia lata allograft: Erratum. Indian J Orthop 49:4(488)2015 Jul-Aug

26229176. Erratum: Bipolar hip arthroplasty for avascular necrosis of femoral head in young adults: Erratum. Indian J Orthop 49:4(487)2015 Jul-Aug

26225353. Erratum: Could cryosurgery be an alternative treatment for basal cell carcinoma of the vulva?: Erratum. Indian Dermatol Online J 6:4(314)2015 Jul-Aug

26217582. Choi JW, Kim N, Erratum: Clinical Application of Three-Dimensional Printing Technology in Craniofacial Plastic Surgery. Arch Plast Surg 42:4(513)2015 Jul

26217377. Goldstein BA, Knowles JW, Salfati E, Ioannidis JP, Assimes TL, Corrigendum: Simple, standardized incorporation of genetic risk into non-genetic risk prediction tools for complex traits: coronary heart disease as an example. Front Genet 6:(231)2015

26217295. Erratum on: Follow the heart or the head? The interactive influence model of emotion and cognition. Front Psychol 6:(1039)2015

26217187. Orsini F, De Blasio D, Zangari R, Zanier ER, De Simoni MG, Corrigendum: Versatility of the complement system in neuroinflammation, neurodegeneration, and brain homeostasis. Front Cell Neurosci 9:(263)2015

26213554. Kim GA, Koo JW, Erratum: Validity of bag urine culture for predicting urinary tract infections in febrile infants: a paired comparison of urine collection methods. Korean J Pediatr 58:6(238)2015 Jun

26203390. Knipfer C, Motz J, Adler W, Brunner K, Gebrekidan MT, Hankel R, Agaimy A, Will S, Braeuer A, Neukam FW, Stelzle F, Erratum: Raman difference spectroscopy: a non-invasive method for identification of oral squamous cell carcinoma: publisher's note. Biomed Opt Express 6:7(2675)2015 Jul 1

26202839. Walker AF, Schatz DA, Johnson C, Silverstein JH, Rohrs HJ, Erratum: Disparities in Social Support for Youths With Type 1 Diabetes. Clinical Diabetes 2015;33:62-69. Clin Diabetes 33:3(159)2015 Jul

26185451. Erratum: An intervention designed to improve sensory impairments in the elderly and indoor lighting in their homes: an exploratory randomized controlled trial [Corrigendum]. J Multidiscip Healthc 8:(321)2015

26180623. Erratum to "Delayed Pneumocephalus Following Fluoroscopy Guided Cervical Interlaminar Epidural Steroid Injection : A Rare Complication and Anatomical Considerations" by Kim YD, et al. (J Korean Neurosurg Soc 57 : 376-378, 2015). J Korean Neurosurg Soc 57:6(491)2015 Jun

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