Joonun (Chris) Choi

Chris Choi

Chris Choi, MD

Editor, The Pulse, the physicians' quarterly newsletter for Stamford Hospital's Heart & Vascular Institute, Director of Cardiology Resident Medical Education, Stamford Hospital, Medical Director, Stamford Cardiac Testing Center at Mill River, Stamford Hospital Ethics Committee, and Stamford Hospital Graduate Medical Education Committee (GME) and Internal Medicine GME Committee

Locations

Member of: Stamford Health Medical Group

About Me

Dr. Choi joined The Heart Physicians, now Stamford Health Medical Group, in 2008.

Dr. Choi is the Director of Resident Cardiology Education. He is the physician champion for congestive heart failure and has helped Stamford Hospital achieve the Gold Award for heart failure in the AHA Get with the Guidelines Program. He serves as Chairman of the Bioethics Committee and is editor of The Pulse, the physicians’ quarterly newsletter of the Stamford Health Heart & Vascular Institute.

He lives in Greenwich with his wife and two children.

Languages

English, Korean, and Spanish

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Credentials

Medical School

New York Medical College

Residency

St. Vincent's Medical Center

Fellowship

Columbia University Medical Center
St. Vincent's Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Affiliations

  • President of the American Heart Association Fairfield County Board
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • Chair, Stamford Hospital Bioethics Committee
  • Physician Champion for Heart Failure at Stamford Hospital
  • Editor, The Pulse, the physicians’ quarterly newsletter for Stamford Health's Heart & Vascular Institute
  • Stamford Hospital Graduate Medical Education (GME) and Internal Medicine GME Committees
  • Top Doc for Castle Connolly (2013, 2014, 2015) in Fairfield County and the New York Metro area
  • Director of Resident Cardiac Education
  • Physician of the Quarter
  • Teacher of the Year

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Insurance Accepted

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