Dr. Joseph Min Choi, MD

Dr. Joseph Min Choi, MD

Dr. Joseph Min Choi, MD

Languages: English, Korean
Fax: (202) 877-8062

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Specialties
  • Neurology
Conditions I Treat
  • abnormal reflexes
  • acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
  • alzheimer's disease
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • arm weakness
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Procedures I Perform
  • angiography
  • arteriovenous fistula
  • avm embolization
  • botox for dystonia
  • botox for hemifacial spasm
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About the Provider

Joseph Choi, MD, is a general neurologist affiliated with MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Choi sees patients for all neurologic conditions and has a special interest in diagnosing and treating complicated neuromuscular disease. Dr. Choi uses a variety of diagnostic procedures, including EMG nerve conduction studies and ultrasound to diagnose neuromuscular disease.

His clinical and research interest is neuromuscular disease, including ALS, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis, inflammatory myopathy, and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP).

As a neurologist practicing in an academic setting, Dr. Choi is able to provide tailored treatment plans to each of his patients and therefore more specialized care. Dr. Choi is passionate about offering patient-centered, multidisciplinary care. He is part of a specialized clinic at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital dedicated to treating patients who have been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and muscular dystrophy. This clinic is funded and supported by both the ALS Association and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Here, patients can see a neurologist, pulmonologist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech pathologist, nutritionist, geneticist, and MDA representative all in one day.

Dr. Choi received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, where he stayed to complete his internship in internal medicine. He then joined MedStar Georgetown University Hospital for a three-year residency in neurology, before completing a specialty fellowship in neuromuscular disease with the Harvard Partners Program.

Philosophy of Care
“My goal in patient care is to be patient-focused in every aspect. I believe in communicating clearly with my patients so that they have a clear idea of what’s going on and leave our consultations feeling informed and confident. It’s important to me that my patients feel that I’m guiding them throughout the diagnostic and treatment process and that they don’t feel alone.”

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Harvard University Health Services (2013)
  • Residency Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2012)
  • Internship Program: George Washington University Hospital (2009)
  • Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine (2008)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
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Practice Locations
  • 110 Irving Street Northwest
    2ND FL.
    Suite NW
    Washington, DC 20010
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  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Pasquerilla Healthcare Center 7th Fl Dept Neurology
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-877-2172
    Fax: 855-354-3967

  • 110 Irving Street Northwest
    GROUND FL.
    Suite G-019
    Washington, DC 20010
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    Phone: 202-877-2172
    Fax: 855-354-3967

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital