Dr. Fryrear received his undergraduate degrees in biology and chemistry from the University of Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee. He also received an undergraduate degree in Life Science and his medical degree from Trinity College of Medicine in Dublin, Ireland.
He completed his general surgery and internal medicine internships at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, where he also served as chief resident. In addition, Dr. Fryrear has completed several sub-internships and fellowships to continue his training including a General Surgery sub-internship at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colorado, a Pathology Research fellowship at Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, an Interventional Radiology sub-internship at Johns Hopkins Medical Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, a Neurosurgery sub-internship and Neurosurgery Research fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, and Hematology/Oncology Research and Neurosurgery electives at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.
Dr. Fryrear’s dedication to his field is evident in the many presentations and articles that have resulted from his continuing education and research. He has published or co-published 25 professional journal articles and poster presentations, with others currently in progress.
Dr. Fryrear is certified in advanced cardiac life support/basic life support. He also has a certification from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, and holds both his Minnesota Medical License and South Carolina Medical License. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Society of Vascular Surgery and the International Society of Dermatopathology.