Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1981-1985
University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1986-1989
American Board of Surgery; 1991
Dr. Hargreaves received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1985. He attended Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania prior to obtaining his medical degree and earned his Bachelors degree Cum Laude in 1981. While attending college he was a part of Phi Beta Kappa and a member of the Black Pyramid Society, which is a thirteen member honor society.
His residency in General and Peripheral Vascular Surgery was completed at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, located in Tuscon, Arizona; where he was nominated for Medical Student-Selected House Officer of the Year for three consecutive years.
He has worked as a surgeon in Haiti, twice, at The Christian Mission of Pignon, under Medical Director, Dr. Guy Theodore, FACS.
In July 2006 her served as Chief Surgeon for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), better known as "Doctors Without Borders". Their mission is located in Monrovia, Liberia (West Africa).
Dr. Hargreaves is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has staff privileges at St. Thomas and Baptist hospitals.