Dr. Andrew Franklin is from Essex, UK. He earned a 1st class Master’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Exeter (UK) in 2002, and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Sheffield (UK) in 2007. From 2007-2010 he performed Post-Doctoral Research in Organometallic Chemistry at Florida State University, Tallahassee, Fl. Dr. Franklin then attended Kent State University School of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland, OH receiving a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree in 2014, and then completed a 3-year foot and ankle Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency at Mercy Health Foot and Ankle Residency, Cleveland OH. Dr. Franklin is ABFAS board forefoot and rearfoot qualified and enjoys practicing in all areas of podiatry including diabetic preventive care, wound care, forefoot and rearfoot surgery. He is married with two young boys, and returns to Ocala to be closer to his family. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, running, reading and cooking.