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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)

25719865. LabontÚ JM, Suttle CA, Corrigendum: Metagenomic and whole-genome analysis reveals new lineages of gokushoviruses and biogeographic separation in the sea. Front Microbiol 6:(114)2015

25711342. Baik HW, Sung MK, Lee YS, Song MK, Bae YJ, Erratum: The Palatability of Cereal Based Nutritional Supplements in Cancer Patients. Clin Nutr Res 4:1(68)2015 Jan

25711161. Erratum. Hepatobiliary Surg Nutr 4:1(E13)2015 Feb

25708361. Ahmadieh H, Erratum: Combined Conjunctival Autograft and Overlay Amniotic Membrane Transplantation; a Novel Surgical Treatment for Pterygium: Erratum. J Ophthalmic Vis Res 9:4(526)2014 Oct-Dec

25708237. Debarnot U, Sperduti M, Di Rienzo F, Guillot A, Corrigendum: Experts bodies, experts minds: how physical and mental training shape the brain. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(47)2015

25708098. Moss DM, Corrigendum: The role of drug transporters in the kidney: lessons from tenofovir. Front Pharmacol 6:(18)2015

25707944. Erratum: Management of diabetes in the elderly with canagliflozin: A newer hypoglycemic drug on the horizon: Erratum. J Pharmacol Pharmacother 6:1(58)2015 Jan-Mar

25703601. Mischnik A, Trampe M, Zimmermann S, Erratum: Evaluation of the Impact of Automated Specimen Inoculation, Using Previ Isola, on the Quality of and Technical Time for Stool Cultures. Ann Lab Med 35:2(281)2015 Mar


25695202. Erratum: Video-assisted thoracic surgery right sleeve lobectomy: Erratum. J Thorac Dis 7:1(E1)2015 Jan

25691146. Lindgren A, ERRATUM: Corrected Figure Legend: Stroke Genetics: A Review and Update. J Stroke 17:1(91)2015 Jan

25690759. Hug LA, Edwards EA, Corrigendum: Diversity of reductive dehalogenase genes from environmental samples and enrichment cultures identified with degenerate primer PCR screens. Front Microbiol 6:(30)2015

25687794. Erratum: Anatomic features of the neck as predictive markers of difficult direct laryngoscopy in men and women: A prospective study: Erratum. Indian J Anaesth 59:1(63)2015 Jan

25676591. Erratum: Disruption of human papillomavirus 16 E6 gene by clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeat/Cas system in human cervical cancer cells [Corrigendum]. Onco Targets Ther 8:(365)2015

25676460. Erratum: Patient preference and ease of use for different coagulation factor VIII reconstitution device scenarios: a cross-sectional survey in five European countries [Corrigendum]. Patient Prefer Adherence 9:(243)2015

25675447. Erratum: Using an innovative multiple regression procedure in a cancer population (Part I): detecting and probing relationships of common interacting symptoms (pain, fatigue/weakness, sleep problems) as a strategy to discover influential symptom pairs and clusters [Erratum]. Onco Targets Ther 8:(241)2015

25675429. Chugani S, Greenberg EP, Corrigendum: An evolving perspective on the Pseudomonas aeruginosa orphan quorum sensing regulator QscR. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 4:(181)2014

25675356. Gadoth N, Oksenberg A, Corrigendum: Sleep and Sleep Disorders in Rare Hereditary Diseases: A Reminder for the Pediatrician, Pediatric and Adult Neurologist, General Practitioner, and Sleep Specialist. Front Neurol 6:(6)2015

25674848. Lee SH, Park SJ, Kim HH, Ok KS, Kim JH, Jee SR, Seol SY, Kim BM, Retraction notice to "endoscopic resection for rectal carcinoid tumors: comparision of polypectomy and endoscopic submucosal resection with band ligation". Clin Endosc 48:1(87)2015 Jan

25671377. In Reply (Comment on: Academic Anesthesia: Innovate to Avoid Extinction): Erratum. Anesthesiology 121:6(1362)2014 Dec

25668243. Retrobulbar diversion of aqueous humor: laboratory studies: erratum. J Glaucoma 24:2(179)2015 Feb

25656083. Wen C, Lim CS, Ye A, Zhu JJ, Erratum: Single-molecule force measurement via optical tweezers reveals different kinetic features of two BRaf mutants responsible for cardio-facial-cutaneous (CFC) syndrome: errata. Biomed Opt Express 6:1(244)2015 Jan 1

25655930. Erratum: Intracameral phenylephrine and ketorolac injection (OMS302) for maintenance of intraoperative pupil diameter and reduction of postoperative pain in intraocular lens replacement with phacoemulsification [Corrigendum]. Clin Ophthalmol 9:(181)2015

25655776. Erratum on: Insights from the supplementary motor area syndrome in balancing movement initiation and inhibition. Front Hum Neurosci 9:(19)2015

25654735. Mathers JF, Grealy MA, Corrigendum - "Motor control strategies and the effects of fatigue on golf putting performance" Front Psychol 5:(1583)2014

25654276. Koo BK, Erratum to: Coronary Circulation; Macro or Micro, That Is the Question. Korean Circ J 45:1(85)2015 Jan

25654209. Erratum on: The other-race and other-species effects in face perception-a subordinate-level analysis. Front Psychol 6:(10)2015

25651054. Erratum. Am J Dermatopathol 37:2(177)2015 Feb

25641581. Guijarro MV, Ghivizzani CS, Gibbs PC, Corrigendum: Animal models in osteosarcoma. Front Genet 5:(475)2014

25639272. Silva H, Stonier P, Buhler F, Deslypere JP, Criscuolo D, Nell G, Massud J, Geary S, Schenk J, Kerpel-Fronius S, Koski G, Clemens N, Klingmann I, Kesselring G, van Olden R, Dubois D, Corrigendum: Core competencies for pharmaceutical physicians and drug development scientists. Front Pharmacol 5:(297)2014

25639200. Retraction: The early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer and diabetes: what's the relationship? J Gastrointest Oncol 6:1(E1)2015 Feb

25633538. Saeb AT, David SK, Al-Brahim H, Correction to: "In Silico Detection of Virulence Gene Homologues in the Human Pathogen Sphingomonas Spp." Evol Bioinform Online 11:(1)2015

25628044. Chu MK, Kim WC, Choi JM, Hong JH, Kang SY, Ma HI, Kim YJ, Erratum: Analysis of Dosage Mutation in PARK2 among Korean Patients with Early-Onset or Familial Parkinson's Disease. J Clin Neurol 11:1(107)2015 Jan

25627960. Ansari R, Mahta A, Mallack E, Luo JJ, Erratum: Hyperhomocysteinemia and Neurologic Disorders: a Review. J Clin Neurol 11:1(106)2015 Jan

25627846. Paolini BM, Burdette JH, Laurienti PJ, Morgan A, Williamson DA, Rejeski WJ, Corrigendum: Coping with brief periods of food restriction: mindfulness matters. Front Aging Neurosci 6:(345)2014

25625478. Erratum: Early cervical myelitis after human papilloma virus vaccination. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 2:1(e64)2015 Feb

25625337. Erratum: Name correction. Can Urol Assoc J 9:1-2(E55)2015 Jan-Feb

25608553. Erratum: Synthesis, pharmacokinetics, and biological use of lysine-modified single-walled carbon nanotubes [Erratum]. Int J Nanomedicine 10:(595)2015

25608513. Correction. Am Health Drug Benefits 7:9(487-488)2014 Dec

25599810. Kara K, Ozturk E, Saglam M, Erratum: RE: An Unusual Course of Sinoatrial Node Artery Originating from Distal Right Coronary Artery. Korean J Radiol 16:1(217)2015 Jan-Feb

25599805. Bang HS, Seo DY, Chung YM, Oh KM, Park JJ, Arturo F, Jeong SH, Kim N, Han J, Corrigendum to: Ursolic Acid-Induced Elevation of Serum Irisin Augments Muscle Strength During Resistance Training in Men. Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 18:6(531)2014 Dec

25599765. Erratum. Ochsner J 14:4(723)2014 Winter

25599759. Li SX, Zhang JC, Wu J, Hashimoto K, Erratum: Figure Correction. Clin Psychopharmacol Neurosci 12:3(243)2014 Dec

25599749. Carrillo-Bustamante P, Kesmir C, De Boer RJ, Corrigendum: Quantifying the Protection of Activating and Inhibiting NK Cell Receptors during Infection with a CMV-Like Virus. Front Immunol 5:(663)2014

25599726. Correction Announcement. Neural Regen Res 9:22(1984)2014 Nov 15

25599721. Erratum: ?Penetration of (14C)-efinaconazole 10% solution does not appear to be influenced by nail polish. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 7:11(8)2014 Nov

25589401. Lee JY, Yoo CG, Kim HJ, Jung KS, Yoo KH, Erratum: Disease burden of pneumonia in Korean adults aged over 50 years stratified by age and underlying diseases. Korean J Intern Med 30:1(132)2015 Jan

25589175. Erratum: CT signs, patterns and differential diagnosis of solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura: Erratum. J Thorac Dis 6:12(E312)2014 Dec

25583081. ┴lvarez-Castro JM, Corrigendum for "Dissecting genetic effects with imprinting" Front Genet 5:(427)2014

25579400. Retraction: Baicalin induced dendritic cell apoptosis in vitro. Front Pharmacol 5:(283)2014

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