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James Wonjin Choi, MD

Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease
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About
Dr. Choi is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology. He also holds certifications from the Board of Nuclear Cardiology and National Board of Medical Examiners. Dr. Choi has special interest in cardiovascular disease in diabetic patients, complex coronary interventions: left main and chronic total occlusions, mitral valve interventions, structural heart interventions, and peripheral vascular disease. He has published numerous related articles and currently conducting clinical research on coronary stent implantation for left main disease and chronic total occlusions as well as novel treatments for resistant hypertension. Dr. Choi received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago where he also completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowships in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. He was appointed Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and he was appointed Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. He is a Fellow of American College of Cardiology and The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions as well as a member of American College of Physicians, American Heart Association, Korean-American Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society, and Texas Medical Association.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Dallas
  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie
  • Baylor Scott & White Heart and Vascular Hospital - Dallas
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Oscar Health - Classic Bronze
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Oscar Health - Classic Gold
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Oscar Health - Classic Silver
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Oscar Health - Saver Silver
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Oscar Health - Simple Bronze
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Oscar Health - Simple Secure
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Oscar Health - Simple Silver
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Fellowship: Cardiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Il (2003)
  • Fellowship: Interventional Cardiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Il (2004)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Il (2000)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Il (1998)
  • Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School, Il (1997)
Certifications
  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare.As part of that vision, Baylor Scott &White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Mar 4, 2019, James Wonjin Choi, MD disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
Medtronic Vascular, Inc.Compliance/Conflict of Interest
Ablative Solutions, Inc.Compliance/Conflict of Interest
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Apr 21, 2019
good Dr good nurse
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Apr 19, 2019
The staff were very professional, sweet and considerate of my health problems.
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Apr 17, 2019
satisfied
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Apr 10, 2019
I appreciated his concern and professional manner while still being friendly.
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Apr 8, 2019
Dr Choi is knowledgeable and takes time to answer any questions or concerns and always advises if any issues arise between visits do not hesitate to call.
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Apr 7, 2019
Dr Choi was very helpful and thorough.
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Apr 5, 2019
Choi and staff best I ever had and l\'m 67 years old. l will continue to see them as long as live. l believe that if not for Dr. Choi I would not be here today.
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Apr 5, 2019
I was impressed with how smoothly the facility ran, how efficient everybody was and how well they communicated to me both in person and by phone in follow up.
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Mar 6, 2019
Explained everything very clearly and asked questions concerning my understanding of procedures.
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Mar 1, 2019
Great doctor - and I have a lot of heart issues!
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Mar 1, 2019
The Dr. was not very friendly, seemed in a rush to get us out of there.
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Feb 20, 2019
knowledgeable, caring, helps patient make realistic goals for better health
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Feb 19, 2019
Great feedback to me on his review of data. He made sure all my questions were answered.
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Feb 18, 2019
As always, DR. Choi took time for discussion, was friendly and courteous, gave very competent professional instructions. I appreciate very much for the excellent care.
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Feb 8, 2019
very friendly and explained everything well.
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Feb 8, 2019
always very professional
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Feb 7, 2019
I\'m very pleased with Dr. Choi, I\'ve been his patient about seven years.
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Feb 4, 2019
He is a good listener and easy to speak with. Pays close attention and cares about my well-being.
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Feb 1, 2019
very professional and answered questions
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Jan 27, 2019
got what other couldn\'t!
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Jan 18, 2019
Well organized and I\'m fortunate to be taken care of by Baylor.
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