Alyssa Dawn Throckmorton, MD

Specializing in Breast Surgery, General Surgery, Oncology

Dr. Alyssa Throckmorton joined the Baptist Medical Group team in 2009. She is the medical director for the breast oncology program at Baptist and the program leader for the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers–accredited program at Baptist Women's Health Center. She also serves in several leadership roles for the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Tennessee chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Throckmorton sees patients in Memphis, Tennessee.

Cancers Treated



Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, minor in Spanish; University of Oklahoma; 1998

Medical School

University of Texas at Houston; Houston, TX; 2002


Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Nashville, TN; 2003


Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Nashville, TN; 2007


  • Research, Mayo Clinic Rochester; Rochester, MN; 2008
  • Breast surgical oncology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine; San Francisco, CA; 2009

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Medical Societies

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Ultrasound, American Society of Breast Surgeons

Medical Career

Languages Spoken


Primary Location

Baptist Cancer Center-Memphis Breast Surgery

6215 Humphreys BLVD STE 208
Memphis,TN 38120-2382

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women