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Garvey Choi, DO, Joins Lower Bucks Hospital

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Garvey Choi, DO, Joins Lower Bucks Hospital

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Michelle Aliprantis, MBA

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MAliprantis@primehealthcare.com

Garvey Choi, DO, Joins Lower Bucks Hospital

Bristol, PA (March 2,2020) – Garvey Choi, DO, a board-certified general surgeon, has joined Lower Bucks Hospital’s BMC Medical Group. He most recently served as Interim Chief of Surgery at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA.

Dr. Choi has more than 14 years of general surgery experience. He has advanced training in robotic laparoscopic surgery and hernia repairs. He has been affiliated with Lower Bucks Hospital since 2018.

“I am pleased to be able to bring my expertise on minimally invasive surgery to the patients of Lower Bucks Hospital,” said Dr. Choi. “I have been practicing in the Bucks County area close to 15 years, and I look forward to becoming a member of the medical staff of a well-established hospital as Lower Bucks.”

Dr. Choi received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, completed an internal medicine residency at Frankford Hospital and a general surgery residency at Mercy Suburban Hospital in Norristown, PA. His fellowship was in laparoendoscopic surgery at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut. He is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons.

“Dr. Choi is a highly skilled surgeon that will help elevate our minimally invasive surgery program,” says Dr. Ronak Bhimani, CMO of Lower Bucks Hospital. “His expertise in laparoscopic procedures will mean a shorter hospital stay and faster recovery time for many of our patients.”

Dr. Choi is currently accepting new patients at BMC Medical Group, 2nd floor, 501 Bath Road, Bristol, PA 19007. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 215-891-1430.

About Lower Bucks Hospital:

Lower Bucks Hospital is a community hospital, serving the Lower Bucks County region with medical, surgical, and emergency care. Located in historic Bristol, Pennsylvania, the Hospital is well-known for its knowledgeable medical staff, including cardiology, orthopedics, sports medicine, radiology, and general surgery. A residency program affiliated with The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine is well known for internal and family medicine. The hospital has more than 200 physicians on staff, as well as another 700 employees. As part of Prime Healthcare Services, headquartered in Ontario, California, Lower Bucks Hospital is focused on becoming one of the leaders in technology. Prime Healthcare is an award-winning hospital management company operating 45 acute care hospitals in 14 states, including Roxborough Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia and Suburban Community Hospital in Montgomery County.

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