Dr. Choi was raised in NYC and attended the prestigious Bronx High School of Science, followed by undergraduate studies at the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, a combined BS/MD accelerated program in NYC. He then received his MD from the prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine in NYC. Following an internship at the New York Beekman Downtown Hospital, he completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Mount Sinai Hospital with rotations at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, Beth Israel Medical Center, Elmhurst General Hospital and the Bronx VA Hospital. He is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a Fellow of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has been recognized by Castle Connoly as Top Doctor in the Metropolitan area, and holds hospital privileges at the Hackensack University Medical Center, and RWJ/Barnabas Health (Somerset). He has been a member of the North American Spine Society for over 15 years and has also been a member of the International Spine Intervention Society. He also has presented at numerous professional organizations.