Yoonjae Choi

Assistant Clinical Professor, Neurology
School of Medicine


Phone: (714)456-6808
Email: yoonjac1@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
200 S. Manchester Ave. ste 206
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Neuro-oncology, primary brain tumors
Short Biography
Yoon Jae Choi, MD. is the Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology at University of
California Irvine and Chao Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of California Irvine Healthcare. She received her M.D. from Korea University College of Medicine in Seoul, South Korea. She completed her Fellowship in Neuro-Oncology program at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and in Clinical Neurophysiology program at Rush University medical center in Chicago, Illinois and she is board certified in Neurology, neuro-oncology and clinical neurophysiology.
1. Choi YJ, Kwon HM, Kim JS, Yoon BW A Case of Paradoxical Embolic Infarction Associated with May-Thurner Syndrome. Korean Journal of Stroke 2005 Nov; 7(2): 224-227. https://www.stroke.or.kr:4454/journal/view.php?number=337

2. Kim BJ, Choi YJ, Kim NH, Hong YH, Sung JJ, Han MK, Park SH, Lee KW, Park KS Bickerstaff's Brainstem Encephalitis Treated with Immunoglobulin. Journal of Korean Society for Clinical Neurophysiology 2006 Jun; 8(1): 94-97. https://www.e-acn.org/upload/060801094.pdf

3. Heo JH, Choi YJ, KM Lee A case of Fahr's disease presenting with frontal lobe dysfunction. Journal of Korean Neurology Association 2007 Nov; 25(4): 549-552. http://jkna.org/upload/pdf/200704015.pdf

4. Kim JM, Hong S, Kim GP, Choi YJ, Kim YK, Park SS, Kim SE, Jeon BS Importance of low range CAG expansion and CAA interruption in SCA2 parkinsonism. Archives of Neurology 2007 Oct; 64(10): 1510-1518. 10.1001/archneur.64.10.1510

5. Choi YJ, Gabikian P, Zhu F, Appelbaum DE, Wollmann R, Lukas RV Advanced neuro-imaging studies in a patient with brain metastases from transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder. J Neuroimaging 2013 Apr 2 10.1111/jon.12024

6. Kong XT, Nguyen NT, Choi YJ, et al. Phase 2 study of bortezomib combined with temozolomide and regional radiation therapy for upfront treatment of patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme : safety and efficacy Assessment. Int J Radiation Oncol Biol Phys 2018;100(5):1195-1203 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.01.001

7. Wang Y, Choi YJ, Gallardo J, Nwaneri I, and Brorson J Low yield of extensive workup for embolic sources in lacunar stroke patients Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases 2018 27(6):1575-1581 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2018.01.009
Professional Societies
American Academy of Neurology
Society for Neuro-Oncology
American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic
American Society of Clinical Oncology
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