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Graduated in 1977
Dr. Alabaster graduated magna cum laude from Memphis State University, and earned his MD from the University of Tennessee Medical Center at Memphis. He performed his internship and residency in surgery at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis before completing a residency in urology at the University of Tennessee, where he was Chief Resident from 1980-82. Dr. Alabaster is a Clinical Professor at the University of Tennessee Department of Urology and is board certified by the American Board of Urology. He was involved in bringing the first kidney stone lithotriptor to Memphis, starting the cryosurgery program at Baptist Hospital and setting up one of the few U.S. HIFU (High Frequency Ultrasound) prostate cancer clinical trials in Memphis.