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Frances M. Martin, M.D.

MartinDr. Frances Martin is a Fellowship Trained Urologic Oncologist who received her medical degree from the University of Alabama (UAB) School of Medicine in Birmingham. She completed her Urological Surgery residency at the University of Kentucky, Chandler Medical Center in Lexington. After her residency, she completed a fellowship and was a clinical specialist in the Department of Urologic Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas.

Dr. Martin was the Bobby C. Powell Intern of the Year during her General Surgery internship at the University of Kentucky. She also received the Medical Student Enrichment Program Travel Award for training in Russia while at UAB. Dr. Martin has completed multiple research projects in areas of urologic oncology, urologic stone disease and gynecology among others. She graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a B.S. in Biology and English.

Dr. Martin is a member of the medical honor society of Alpha Omega Alpha, The American Medical Association and The Society for Urologic Oncology. She has written numerous publications and is involved with many civic organizations.

Dr. Martin specializes in minimally invasive procedures, including partial nephrectomies, radical nephrectomies and radical prostatectomies. She also has interest in localized and advanced bladder cancer.