- The American Board of Anesthesiology
Sung Choe, M.D.
Director of Anesthesiology, St. Louis
As a teenager, Dr. Choe was intrigued by how organisms function. His interest in learning how things work eventually led him to pursue a career in the medical field. After college, Dr. Choe chose to specialize in the area of anesthesia. Throughout his tenured career, he has continually sought ways to be medically innovative while delivering the highest quality of patient-centered care.
As an anesthesiologist, Dr. Choe often receives many questions from patients — some are afraid to undergo anesthesia while others are anxious about their upcoming procedure. Dr. Choe takes the time to answer each question patients ask and calm their fears to ensure they are as comfortable as possible during their procedure.
Dr. Choe seeks to leave a positive impression on all of his patients. Some of his proudest moments include receiving a kind note from a former patient, thanking Dr. Choe for the excellent care he gave.