Saturday Hours at Newport Orthopedic Institute
Newport Orthopedic Institute offers Saturday hours at our
Irvine location. This service is intended for patients who have experienced recent
sports injuries, sprains or broken bones (fractures). Our
orthopedic urgent care services can provide immediate expert care by board certifed sports medicine doctors.
Newport Beach and
Huntington Beach offices are closed on weekends.
Saturday Hours: 9:00-11:30 a.m.*
*Beginning Saturday 9/26
16300 Sand Canyon Ave, Suite 400
Irvine, CA 92618
Dr. Brian Jin Choi is a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine
physician. He completed his sports medicine fellowship from the University
of California, San Diego. Dr. Choi is currently a team physician for the
USA Women’s Water Polo team, and as part of his fellowship he helped
cover games and practices for San Diego State University football and
basketball and for San Diego Legion, a Major League Rugby team.
Born in South Korea, he moved to the states at a young age and grew up
in Orange County, CA. In his free time, he enjoys playing and watching
various sports, practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, snowboarding, cooking,
and spending time with his wife and their rescued shepherd-mix dog. Dr.
Choi speaks fluent Korean.
The following can be treated on a walk-in basis on Saturday mornings at our
- Sprains or strains
- Sports injuries
- Closed fractures
- Minor dislocations
- Concussion management
- Recent back pain
- Joint or muscle injuries
- Cast or wound dressing problems
- Painful, swollen or injured joints such as knees, elbows and shoulders
- Tennis elbow and other sports injuries
- Torn or injuried ligaments & tendons
- Foot and ankle injuries
In addition to scheduled appointments, Dr. Choi will also be available
for walk-ins needing urgent orthopedic care, including concussion care
management. Newport Orthopedic Institute understands when injuries occur
time is important and receiving prompt, expert treatment can make all
the difference. Saturday availability allows access to specialized, orthopedic
care immediately instead of waiting through the weekend.
If you would like more information, please call our office at