Dr. Lisa Shi Franks
Dr. Lisa Shi Franks is a new member of the Periodontal and Implant Associates family. She earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 2019 and subsequently received her certification in Periodontics and Master of Science in Dentistry from UAB. She was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon national honor society, received the International College of Dentists’ Humanitarian Award, and was elected by the Department of Periodontology as the 2019 Quintessence Award recipient. She also received the American Association of Women Dentists’ Colgate Research Award in 2018 for her work investigating the periodontal inflamed surface area changes in women with pregnancy gingivitis Dr. Franks is an Alabama native and along with her supportive husband Kevin Franks, of Hayden, AL are new residents of Madison, Alabama. Dr. Franks is committed to bringing the best care and treatment options to patients in our Alabama community. She strives to encourage and educate patients about their periodontal conditions and viable treatment options including sinus lifts, ridge augmentations, esthetic crown lengthening, dental implants, immediate implant provisionalization, full arch implant therapies, soft tissue augmentations, extractions with socket conversions, and periodontal surgeries. She plans to provide additional adjunct treatment options in the near future including IV conscious sedation and digital dentistry.