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Dr. Alvin Trotter

Alvin T. Trotter, M.D. (CC ’63)
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Alvin Trotter has made health, family unity, and education of our youth the guiding force in his life. Having grown up in Birmingham, Alabama, he remains grounded in his southern roots, Today, a successful physician in private practice in Los Angeles, California, he continues to be devoted to the uplift of our youth and to the health, educational and economic empowerment of our community.

An accomplished alumnus, Dr. Trotter credits Clark for providing him with a powerful academic foundation, requisite work habits and substantive social experiences that prepared him for advanced study, a successful career and for a productive life. Married to fellow alum Barbara Denson, the couple has two adult children.

After graduating from the UCLA Medical School and completing a residency at the Los Angeles County Martin Luther King Jr. Medical Center specializing in internal medicine, Dr. Trotter opened a private medical practice in Los Angeles. Later he and four associates opened Regent Medical, where they offer full-service primary care to patients in the Los Angeles/Inglewood communities.

Dr. Trotter remains active in the medical community. Among his affiliations are the American Medical Association, the Los Angeles Medical Society and the National Medical Association. He is a lifetime member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and serves on the Board of Directors for the Coalition of Mental Health.

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