Patricia June Choi, MD

  • Fellow, PGY4

Patricia Choi, MD, is a current fellowin the UPMC Allergy and Immunology Fellowship program. Choi graduated summa cum laude from University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology. She received her Doctorate of Medicine degree from Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at Michigan State University/Spectrum Health. Her current interest is in personalized care for severe atopic dermatitis as well as severe asthma, primary immunodeficiency disorder, and food allergy.

Fellow Biographical Details


Pohang, South Korea

College or Medical School

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine


Michigan State University/Spectrum Health

Career and Research Interests

Atopic dermatitis, asthma, food allergy, and primary immunodeficiency disorder (PID)

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • Clinical Immunology Society
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
  • American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
  • American Medical Association

Education & Training

  • BS, Human Physiology, summa cum laude, University of Oregon, 2013
  • MD, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine, 2018

Selected Publications

Choi P, Heyboer L, Holsworth A, Hartog NL. A single-center experience of treating 19 patients with chronic cold urticaria. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 Jul 16:S2213-2198(21)00784-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.06.051. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34280587.

Choi P, Bauler L, Gregoire-Bottex MM. Fighting diagnostic confirmation bias: Cystic fibrosis, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillus, or both? Clin Case Rep. 2021 Jan 15;9(3):1379-1382. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.3781. PMID: 33768849; PMCID: PMC7981717.

Choi PJ, Brunt VE, Fujii N, Minson CT. New approach to measure cutaneous microvascular function: an improved test of NO-mediated vasodilation by thermal hyperemia. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2014 Aug 1;117(3):277-83. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.01397.2013. Epub 2014 Jun 5. PMID: 24903917; PMCID: PMC4122693.