Andrew Franks Jr., MD, FACP, FAAD, FACR

Andrew Franks Jr., MD, FACP, FAAD, FACR

Rheumatology in New York, NY


 (212) 475-2312

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About Dr. Franks


Dr. Andrew G. Franks Jr., MD is board certified in Dermatology, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He has been the Director of the Connective Tissue Disease Section at the NYU School of Medicine since 1978 and specializes in Autoimmune Rheumatologic Disorders which affect the skin.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Bvyadqiklxhftfzetjd9Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Fellowship, 1976 - 1978

Qz37rohnucsweq9y1ldtNew York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1976

Qz37rohnucsweq9y1ldtNew York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus
Residency, Dermatology, 1974 - 1975

Af3zq3jt04chvikxcfhpNew York Medical College - Metropolitan Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1973

Ze6r2l2dofsuxobvtsu5New York Medical College
Class of 1971

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Certifications

4American Board of Dermatology
Dermatology

7American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

7American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology

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Medical Licenses

NyNY State Medical License
1972 - 2020

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Work Experience

Professor, Dermatology & Rheumatology
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY
Director, Autoimmune Connective Tissue Center, NYU
1978 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Xopmhgrkd0ppozvg1euxNYU Langone Hospitals
Current Affiliation
New York, NY

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Awards

NYU Best Teacher Award
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Career Achievement Award
NYU School of Medicine, 2017

Americas Top Doctors
Castle Connolly

New York Top Doctors
Castle Connolly

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology - AAD
Fellow

American College of Physicians - ACP
Fellow

American College of Rheumatology - ACR
Fellow

American Dermatological Association
Fellow

American Rheumatism Association
Founding Fellow

New York Dermatological Society
Senior Member

Medical Dermatology Society
Member

Rheumatologic Dermatology Society
Founding Member

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Publications



PubMed

Gustatory sweating associated with unilateral hyperpigmentation.
Archives of dermatology
Weidman AI, Nathan D, Franks AG

Carbohydrate metabolism in porphyria cutanea tarda.
The American journal of the medical sciences
Franks AG, Pulini M, Bickers DR, Rayfield EJ, Harber LC
14 citations

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