Meet the Doctors


Sherry L. Franklin, M.D.

Dr. Franklin received her medical degree in 1995, at Texas A&M University. She began her clinical training in general pediatrics at Greenville Memorial Hospital in South Carolina, and became board certified to practice in 1999.

Dr. Franklin furthered her training in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes at the UCLA Medical Center. She trained with world renowned experts in diabetes, obesity and disorders of growth.

As part of her training, she was involved with numerous research projects, enriching her dedication to keep current in her field. She was also awarded an appointment as a Clinical Instructor at UCLA. She became board certified in pediatric endocrinology in 2003.


 Thomas Kelly, M.D.

Dr. Kelly was trained at Yale University School of Medicine. He is an assistant clinical professor of pediatrics at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and serves on the board of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

A native San Diegan, Dr. Kelly ’s interest in working with children and their families dates back to his role as an educator at Sea World. Dr. Kelly went on to complete his internship and residency in Pediatrics at New York Medical College where he was awarded the Gustav Stringle award for the hardest working resident.  He then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at Yale University School of Medicine.  While at Yale, he was selected for and served as Medical Director for Camp Clara Barton, a camp for children with diabetes.

Dr. Kelly serves on the Board of Directors of the San Diego Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.  He has also been selected as the Pediatric Endocrinologist on the Dr. D Radio Podcast, an online radio show discussing topics related to the well-being of pregnancies, women, children and families.











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