Training and Expertise
- Diplomate: American College of Veterinary Surgeons
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, 1995
- Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery: Texas A&M University, 1996-97
- Residency in Small Animal Surgery: Texas A&M University, 1997-2000
Dr. Franks is married and has two children. The family has a Boston terrier, Doberman pinscher, a corn snake and a ball python. Dr. Franks enjoys her children’s activities, reading, travel, and beautiful beaches. She participates in Expanding Your Horizons workshops, which introduce middle-school girls to careers in math and science. Dr. Franks also walks in the Komen for the Cure Breast Cancer 3-Day each year.