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Jin H. Choi, DO

  • Primary Specialty: Sports Medicine
  • Area of Expertise: Sports Medicine (non-operative)
  • Additional Languages: Korean

About Dr. Jin H. Choi

Dr. Brian Jin Choi is a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine doctor. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California San Diego with a major in human biology and a minor in music. He attended medical school at A.T. Still University, School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, and completed his family medicine residency at Northridge Family Medicine Program, an affiliate of UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, where he served as a chief resident during the last year of residency. He then went on to complete his sports medicine fellowship from the University of California, San Diego.

Outside of the clinic, he volunteers his time to help cover various sporting events, such as high school football games, water polo, rugby, and other mass participation events. Dr. Choi is currently a team physician for the USA Women’s Water Polo team, and as part of his fellowship he helped cover games and practices for San Diego State University football and basketball and for San Diego Legion, a Major League Rugby team.

Born in South Korea, he moved to the states at a young age and grew up in Orange County, CA. In his free time, he enjoys playing and watching various sports, practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, snowboarding, cooking, and spending time with his wife and their rescued shepherd-mix dog.

Education Medical Education - A.T. Still University, School of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship - Nassau University Medical Center (Traditional Osteopathic Rotation)
Residency - Dignity Health Northridge Hospital Medical Center (Family Medicine)
Fellowship - UC San Diego School of Medicine (Sports Medicine)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine
Conditions Treated
  • ACL Tear / Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • Ankle Sprain (Sports Medicine)
  • Bankart Lesion (Sports Medicine)
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture (Sports Medicine)
  • Cartilage Injuries (Sports Medicine)
  • Dislocated Shoulder / Shoulder Dislocation (Sports Medicine)
  • Golfer's Elbow (Sports Medicine)
  • Groin Pain (Sports Medicine)
  • Hamstring Strain (Sports Medicine)
  • Labral Tear of the Hip or Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • LCL Injury / Lateral Collateral Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • Little League / Elbow or Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • MCL Injury / Medial Collateral Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • Meniscus Tear / Meniscal Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • Patellar Tendonitis / Patella Tendonitis (Sports Medicine)
  • PCL Injury / Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • Runner's Knee / Chondromalacia Patella (Sports Medicine)
  • Separated Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • Shin Splints (Sports Medicine)
  • Shoulder Instability (Sports Medicine)
  • SLAP Lesion Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • Sports Concusion (Sports Medicine)
  • Sprains and Strains (Sports Medicine)
  • Synovitis (Sports Medicine)
  • Tennis Elbow (Sports Medicine)
  • UCL Tear / Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear (Sports Medicine)