Dr. Phillip Hyunchul Choo MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Phillip Choo is an ophthalmologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and 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 22 years. He is one of 35 doctors at Forbes Regional Hospital and one of 12 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Jefferson Regional Medical Center

Ohio Valley General Hospital

UPMC Passavant

Forbes Regional Hospital

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - Shadyside

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

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

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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