Dr. Phillip Hyunchul Choo MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Phillip Choo is an ophthalmologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Forbes Regional Hospital and Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 34 doctors at Forbes Regional Hospital and one of 11 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1993 - 1996

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1992 - 1993

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Extramedullary myeloid leukemia: the value of cytogenetic analysis in pediatric orbital tumors.
Choo, P.H., Arain, S.A., Carolan, J.A., Roth, A.M., West, D.C.

Cautery of the orbital septum during blepharoplasty.
Choo, P.H., Rathbun, J.E.

Distichiasis, trichiasis, and entropion: advances in management.
Choo, P.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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