Kevin J. Franklin, M.D.

Gastroenterologist

(90)

520 E Euclid Ave

San Antonio, TX 78212

Opening soon at 8 AM

Quick Facts

  • Virtual Telemedicine Visits Available, Call For Details
  • Board Certified Gastroenterologist
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Performs Colonoscopies
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
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About Kevin J. Franklin, M.D.

He completed his undergraduate work at Colorado State University. He then went on to earn his Doctorate from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Growing up, Dr. Franklin wanted to care for animals. “I wanted to be a veterinarian, he says. “But, when I joined the military, I ended up working in the hospital, shadowing physicians.” He then says, “I soon became fascinated with the whole process of treating and diagnosing patients, working with people, and making people feel better.”

When it was time to choose, Dr. Franklin took a Fellowship in Gastro at Virginia Commonwealth University. There, he was drawn in by the challenges. He says, “[Gastro] comprises a combination of interaction and procedures. I get to be involved in each patient’s care.”

Looking back, Dr. Franklin remembers his days in the military. He served as a consultant to the Air Force Surgeon General. He was also involved with policy changes in Air Force gastro medicine. As a Colonel in the Air Force, he also served as Program Director for the SAUSHEC Fellowship Program. He recalls his days in Iraq as the most rewarding experience of his career. He then says, “Though my whole experience in the Air Force was inspiring—in Iraq I got to see medicine at its best. It was essential that we work as a team to care for wounded soldiers and civilians. The execution of those efforts was great to witness.”

Dr. Franklin is still providing care to his patients at San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates. Here, he delivers complete care to each patient. He says, “I try not to just give patients medical treatment. I try to help them transform their lives, helping them focus on changes that will truly impact their wellbeing.”

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Colorado State University
Doctor of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Residency in Internal Medicine, Wright Patterson Air Force Base Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia

Memberships/Affiliations

Fellow, American College of Physicians
Member, American College of Gastroenterology
Member, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Presenter, American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, October 1995

Reviews

I've been with Dr. Franklin for 10+ yrs and he is an amazing doctor. His bedside manners are superior.

L.W. Google

Dr Kevin and his staff are courteous, on par and attention to detail

H.Z. Google

Very professional and his staff were very caring.

L.G. Google

Dr. Kevin Franklin is extremely kind and considerate. He listens and spends time with you. You don’t feel rushed.

K.D. Google

Dr. Franklin is very professional, calm, and cares about his patients.

S.E. Google

90

Total Reviews

4.9

Average Rating