Originally Posted by Ctrl_Alt_Del
There are really a bunch of other more effective, quicker, and less crude Force techniques that can disable them, if that was his intentions.
Maybe the use of Force Choks is deliberate. Its a trademark of the dreaded Vaderafterall. Being a Jedi known to use Force Choke sounds much more deadlier than he actually is at the time.
Though Luke have his unique force attack also, the Force Kick.