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

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

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

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

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

New York Medical College
Class of 1971

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Certifications

American Board of Dermatology
Dermatology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology

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Medical Licenses

NY 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

NYU 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

A patient with POEMS syndrome responding to modified CyBorD chemotherapy as a bridge to autologous stem cell transplantation.
JAAD Case Rep
Milam, E. C.,Martires, K. J.,Lo Sicco, K. I.,Araten, D. J.,Franks, A. G.
2/28/2019

Protean Neurologic Manifestations of Two Rare Dermatologic Disorders: Sweet Disease and Localized Craniofacial Scleroderma.
Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep
Wallach, A. I.,Magro, C. M.,Franks, A. G.,Shapiro, L.,Kister, I.
2/13/2019

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