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Specialty

Gastroenterology

Language(s) Spoken

English; Gujarati; Hindi

Joined Kelsey-Seybold

August 2014

Accepting New Patients?

Yes

​​​​Professional Bac​​kground 

After earning his medical degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Neel Choksi, M.D., completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in 2010.

Fellow​​ship

Dr. Choksi participated in fellowship at The University of Michigan Division of Gastroenterology.

Profes​​sional Associations 

Dr. Choksi is a member of The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy,  American Medical Association, American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and the Harris County Medical Society.

Hobbies​​ and Interests

In his spare time, Dr. Choksi enjoys anything sports related – especially watching college football. He is a long-distance runner who loves traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Fun Facts

Dr. Choksi played the bagpipes in high school. The charities he's most passionate about are The Humane Society, The Heifer Project and Doctors Without Borders. 
​I subscribe to a philosophy of teamwork. Excellent medical care requires active participation from every member of the team – the specialists, the primary care physicians, nurses, medical assistants and especially the patients. Open communication and collaboration by all of these individuals is the cornerstone of high-quality medical care.

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Awards & Recognitions

  • ​​2007: Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
  • 2007: Magna Cum Laude, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
  • 2003-2007: Merit-Based Scholarship, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX
  • 2003: Phi Beta Kappa, Academic Honor Society, The University of Texas at Austin
  • 2003: Magna Cum Laude, The University of Texas at Austin
  • 1999-2003: Anna Mae Hutchinson Scholarship, Academic Scholarship, The University of Texas at Austin

Publicat​​ions and Presentations

  • 2014: Yamile Haito-Chavez, MD, Joanna K. Law, MD, Thomas Kratt, MD, Alberto Arezzo, MD, Mauro Verra, MD, Mario Morino, MD, Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD, Jan-Werner Poley, MD, Michel Kahaleh, MD, Christopher C. Thompson, MD, Michele B. Ryan, MS, Neel Choksi, MD, B. Joseph Elmunzer, MD, Sonia Gosain, MD, Eric M. Goldberg, MD, Rani J. Modayil, MD, Stavros N. Stavropoulos, MD, Drew B. Schembre, MD, Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, Vinay Chandrasekhara, MD, Muhammad K. Hasan, MD, Shyam Varadarajulu, MD, Robert Hawes, MD, Victoria Gomez, MD, Timothy A. Woodward, MD, Sergio Rubel-Cohen, MD, Fernando Fluxa, MD, Frank P. Vleggaar, MD, Venkata S. Akshintala, MD, Gottumukkala S. Raju, MD, Mouen A. Khashab,MD. “International multicenter experience with an over-the-scope clipping device for endoscopic management of GI defects (with video).” Gastrointestinal Endoscopsy. In Press.
  • 2014: Neel S. Choksi, MD,Evan L. Fogel, MD, MSc, Gregory A. Cote, MD, MS, Joseph Romagnuolo, MD, MS,Grace H. Elta, MD, James M. Scheiman, MD, Amitabh Chak, MD, Patrick Mosler, MD, PhD, Peter D.R. Higgins, MD, PhD, MSc, Sheryl J. Korsnes, MA, Suzette E. Schmidt, BSN, CCRP, Stuart Sherman, MD, Glen A. Lehman, MD, B. Joseph Elmunzer, MD.  The risk of post-ERCP pancreatitis and the protective effect of rectal indomethacin in cases of attempted but unsuccessful prophylactic pancreatic stent placement. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Accepted for Publication.  
  • 2013: Nutrition Issues in the Elderly, Frequently Asked Questions.” Am J Gastroenterol.     Aug 2013 108 (8): 1267.
  • 2013: Serum CA 19-9 is a Powerful Discriminator of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma in Patients Referred for ERCP or EUS with Suspected Pancreatic Cancer. Poster Presentation at DDW 2013, Orlando Fla..
  • 2009: Risk of Perforation During Colonoscopy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Oral Presentation at DDW 2009, Chicago
  • 2009: Acute Hypotension in the Inpatient Setting. Lecture given to Intern Class and Medical Students, Ann Arbor Mich.
  • 2004: The Effects of LED Therapy on Burn Wound Healing. Poster Presentation at UTMB Research Day, Galveston
  • 2003: Characterizing Caste, Senior Thesis Project with Honors for Plan II Honors Program, Austin. Oral Defense and Presentation of thesis before expert panel