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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)

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

26217452. Erratum. J Grad Med Educ 7:1(151)2015 Mar

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

26180565. Wernham M, Jarrett PG, Stewart C, MacDonald E, MacNeil D, Hobbs C, Corrigendum: Comparison of the SIMARD MD to clinical impression in assessing fitness to drive in patients with cognitive impairment. Can Geriatr J 18:2(134)2015 Jun

26180446. Extra corporeal carbon dioxide removal: A reliable modality in refractory hypercapnia to prevent invasive ventilation: Retraction. Indian J Crit Care Med 19:7(438)2015 Jul

26176006. Gritz EC, Bhandari V, Corrigendum: The Human Neonatal Gut Microbiome: A Brief Review. Front Pediatr 3:(60)2015

26175791. Gjonbrataj J, Kim HJ, Jung HI, Choi WI, Erratum: Does the Mean Arterial Pressure Influence Mortality Rate in Patients with Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure under Mechanical Ventilation? Tuberc Respir Dis (Seoul) 78:3(302)2015 Jul

26171217. Duhig KE, Shennan AH, CORRIGENDUM TO: Recent advances in the diagnosis and management of pre-eclampsia. F1000Prime Rep 7:()2015

26170717. Erratum: BP-C1 in the treatment of patients with stage IV breast cancer: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter study and an additional open-label treatment phase [Corrigendum]. Breast Cancer (Dove Med Press) 7:(163)2015

26170615. Erratum: New product development with the innovative biomolecular sublingual immunotherapy formulations for the management of allergic rhinitis [Corrigendum]. Biologics 9:(45)2015

26170604. Erratum: Potential role of lampalizumab for treatment of geographic atrophy [Retraction]. Clin Ophthalmol 9:(1135)2015

26167357. Erratum. Balkan Med J 32:2(240)2015 Apr

26167145. Erratum on: Methamphetamine and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis. Front Neurosci 9:(233)2015

26157599. Choi WS, Choi JH, Kwon KT, Seo K, Kim MA, Lee SO, Hong YJ, Lee JS, Song JY, Bang JH, Choi HJ, Choi YH, Lee DG, Cheong HJ, Erratum: Revised Adult Immunization Guideline Recommended by the Korean Society of Infectious Diseases, 2014. Infect Chemother 47:2(154)2015 Jun

26157441. Owens BM, Steevels TA, Dudek M, Walcott D, Sun MY, Mayer A, Allan P, Simmons A, Corrigendum: CD90(+) Stromal Cells are Non-Professional Innate Immune Effectors of the Human Colonic Mucosa. Front Immunol 6:(325)2015

26157440. Dalai SK, Yadav N, Patidar M, Patel H, Singh AP, Corrigendum: Liver-Stage Specific Response among Endemic Populations: Diet and Immunity. Front Immunol 6:(324)2015

26157187. Erratum: Measuring Anti-Factor Xa Activity to Monitor Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin in Obesity: A Critical Review - Correction. Can J Hosp Pharm 68:3(247)2015 May-Jun

26155205. Cai J, Kim TS, Jang JY, Kim J, Shin K, Lee SP, Choi EK, Kim SH, Park M, Kim JB, Kim YB, Erratum: In vitro and in vivo anti-Helicobacter pylori activities of FEMY-R7 composed of fucoidan and evening primrose extract. Lab Anim Res 31:2(99)2015 Jun

26154618. A multicenter randomized study to evaluate intracoronary abciximab with the ClearWay catheter to improve outcomes with Lysis (IC ClearLy): trial study design and rationale: Erratum. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 16:4(320)2015 Apr

26154269. Correction Announcement. Neural Regen Res 9:23(2073)2014 Dec 1

26150771. Stipursky J, Francis D, Dezonne RS, de Ara˙jo AP, Souza L, Moraes CA, Gomes FC, Corrigendum: TGF-▀1 promotes cerebral cortex radial glia-astrocyte differentiation in vivo. Front Cell Neurosci 9:(232)2015

26140283. Erratum: Encephalomyeloneuropathy with CRMP-5 antibodies in a patient with a primary mediastinal serinoma. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 2:4(e133)2015 Aug

26140254. Sun XH, Yu HZ, Yang MM, Yang YM, Dang ZM, Corrigendum. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle 6:2(192)2015 Jun

26140228. Yu JA, Oh CS, Hong JH, Min SR, Oh SW, Kim YS, Park JB, Shin DH, Erratum: Stable isotope analysis of Joseon people skeletons from the cemeteries of Old Seoul City, the capital of Joseon Dynasty. Anat Cell Biol 48:2(151)2015 Jun

26136725. Tamagno G, Epelbaum J, Corrigendum: "Editorial: Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders in Endocrine Diseases". Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 6:(101)2015

26136675. Woods DL, Wyma JM, Yund EW, Herron TJ, Reed B, Corrigendum: Age-related slowing of response selection and production in a visual choice reaction time task. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(350)2015

26132044. Erratum for PMID 25627583. Braz J Biol 75:2(509)2015 May

26125000. Bhowmik B, Afsana F, My Diep L, Binte Munir S, Wright E, Mahmood S, Khan AK, Hussain A, Corrigendum: Increasing Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes in a Rural Bangladeshi Population: A Population Based Study for 10 Years. Diabetes Metab J 39:3(272)2015 Jun

26124564. Chiappelli F, Barkhordarian A, Arora R, Phi L, Giroux A, Uyeda M, Kung J, Ramchandani M, Erratum: Correction in Co-Author name To: Reliability of Quality Assessments in Research Synthesis: Securing the Highest Quality Bioinformation for HIT. Bioinformation 11:4(223)2015

26120174. Association of cytokine gene polymorphisms with psoriasis in cases from the Nile Delta of Egypt: Retraction. Indian J Dermatol 60:3(320)2015 May-Jun

26114095. Grover S, Balogun OD, Yamoah K, Groen R, Shah M, Rodin D, Martei Y, Olson AC, Slone JS, Shulman LN, Coleman CN, Hahn SM, Corrigendum: "Training Global Oncologists: Addressing the Global Cancer Control Problem". Front Oncol 5:(133)2015

26113784. Joa KL, Han TR, Pyun SB, Rah UW, Park JH, Kim YH, Chun MH, Paik NJ, Yoo SD, Lee SG, Park SW, Lim SH, Jung HY, Erratum: Inpatient Stroke Rehabilitation Outcomes in Korea Derived from the Korean Brain Rehabilitation Centers' Online Database System for the Years 2007 to 2011. J Korean Med Sci 30:7(995)2015 Jul

26109955. CORRIGENDA. Neural Regen Res 10:5(791)2015 May

26106368. Davis PJ, Glinsky GV, Lin HY, Leith JT, Hercbergs A, Tang HY, Ashur-Fabian O, Incerpi S, Mousa SA, Corrigendum: "Cancer Cell Gene Expression Modulated from Plasma Membrane Integrin av▀3 by Thyroid Hormone and Nanoparticulate Tetrac". Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 6:(98)2015

26106360. Franck J, Colonna S, Rizzi L, Corrigendum: Task-dependency and structure-dependency in number interference effects in sentence comprehension. Front Psychol 6:(807)2015

26097865. Alfarouk KO, Verduzco D, Rauch C, Muddathir AK, Bashir AH, Elhassan GO, Ibrahim ME, Orozco JD, Cardone RA, Reshkin SJ, Harguindey S, Erratum: Glycolysis, tumor metabolism, cancer growth and dissemination. A new pH-based etiopathogenic perspective and therapeutic approach to an old cancer question. Oncoscience 2:4(317)2015

26097453. Wood D, Corrigendum: Harnessing modern web application technology to create intuitive and efficient data visualization and sharing tools. Front Neuroinform 9:(14)2015

26089814. Serbecic N, Aboulenein-Djamshidian F, Beutelspacher SC, Khan A, Vass C, Kristoferitsch W, Reitner A, Schmidt-Erfurth U, Corrigendum: "High-Resolution Spectral Domain-Optical Coherence Tomography in Multiple Sclerosis, Part II - The Total Macular Volume. The First Follow-Up Study Over 2 Years". Front Neurol 6:(131)2015

26086061. Guntipalli P, Chason R, Elliott A, Rockey DC, Reply: To PMID 25274156. Dig Dis Sci 60:4(1113-4)2015 Apr

26086060. Xue TC, Ye SL, Reply: To PMID 25274159. Dig Dis Sci 60:4(1111-2)2015 Apr

26086059. Burri E, Beglinger C, Lehmann FS, Reply: To PMID 25344905. Dig Dis Sci 60:4(1109-10)2015 Apr

26086058. Efe C, Bogdanos DP, Reply: To PMID 25002309. Dig Dis Sci 60:4(1107-8)2015 Apr

26085894. Correction 3. Can Urol Assoc J 9:3-4(E236)2015 Mar-Apr

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