2516 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
B.S., UC Davis, Davis, California, 1976
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, 1988
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, 1996
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, 2002
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Honors and Awards:
Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society, 1991
Outstanding Attending Faculty, 1988
Outstanding Teaching Award, 1983
Select Recent Publications:
Skeels M, Taylor D, Park J, Parrish M, Choy M: Test characteristics of a level I or II fetal ultrasound in detecting structural heart disease. Pediatric Cardiology 23(6):594-597, 2002.
Van Praagh, R, Van Praagh, S, Choy, M, Parrish M, Park J: Absent Pulmonary Valve with Tricuspid Atresia or Severe Tricuspid Stenosis. Report of Three Cases and Review of the Literature. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology 3:353-366, 2000.
Choy M, Oltjen SL, Moon AJ, Armstrong MT, Armstrong PB: Bisdiamine inhibits extracellular matrix formation and cell proliferation of atrioventricular mesenchyme from developing chick heart valves. Teratology 59:148-155, 1999.
Choy M, Oltjen SL, Otani YS, Armstrong MT, Armstrong PB: Fibroblast growth factor-2 stimulates embryonic cardiac mesenchymal cell proliferation. Developmental Dynamics 206:193-200, 1996
Choy M, Buckley C., Parrish MD: Pediatric heart transplantation: general primary community care. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 3(1):16-19, 1994
Choy M, Oltjen SL, Ratcliff D, Armstrong MT, Armstrong PB. Fibroblast behavior in the embryonic chick heart. Developmental Dynamics 198(2):97-107, 1993
Chin C, Choy M: Cardiomyopathy induced by phenylpropanolamine. The Journal of Pediatrics 123:825-827 (Case Report) 1993
Chin C, Gandour-Edwards R, Oltjen S, Choy M: Fate of the atrioventricular endocardial cushions in the developing chick heart. Pediatric Research 32(4):390-393, 1992
Choy M, Armstrong MT, Armstrong PB: Transforming growth factor-Bl Iocalized within the heart of the chick embryo. Anatomy and Embryology 183(4):345-352, 1991.