As a urologist, Dr. Joseph Franks specializes in minimally invasive urologic surgery. He is skilled in robotic, laparoscopic, endoscopic and microscopic surgical techniques, which speed the recovery process for the people he serves.
Dr. Franks focuses on patient-centered care, providing people with resources and education to make informed and intelligent decisions. He believes in being an active listener and respects religious, cultural and philosophical values, which are integral components in making important healthcare decisions. He works closely with his patients to consider all treatment options, whether conservative, alternative or surgical. Together, they create a plan to achieve the best possible outcome.
Dr. Franks enjoys collaborating with the El Camino Hospital staff, who work cohesively and diligently to care for each individual.