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Garett R. Franklin, MD

Garett R. Franklin, MD

Secretary-Treasurer

Garett R. Franklin, MD

Dr. Franklin was born in Drexel, NC, and grew up in the foothills of North Carolina. He attended North Carolina State University graduating with a BS in chemical engineering in 2003, a BA in chemistry in 2007, a Masters of Physiology in 2008, and completed medical school at Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in 2012. At Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Dr. Franklin completed his family medicine residency in 2015 and a primary care sports medicine fellowship in 2016. He is currently practicing family medicine/sports medicine at Raleigh Medical Group/Cary Medical Group in Raleigh, NC, while also working at NC State University as a team physician. He is active in academic and clinical research and many advocacy projects. Dr. Franklin and his wife have a son and daughter.  Dr. Franklin currently serves the NCAFP as Secretary-Treasurer.