Franklin Family Practice


Call us: 515-280-4930

We are available: Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Our location: 4908 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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Franklin Family Practice is a full-service medical practice specializing in accessible, holistic care for all individuals and their family members. The clinic shares space with, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of, United Community Services, Inc.

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The goal of the Franklin Family Practice medical team is to provide our patients with individualized and personal health care, while equipping them with the information they need to be responsible for their overall health and wellness. We seek to be our patients’ medical home – providing primary care and coordination of all health care needs between the patient, their physicians and, when appropriate, the patient’s family.

Franklin Family Practice accepts all major forms of insurance as well as Medicaid and Medicare.


Franklin Family practice offers most wellness and family healthcare services including:

  • Full family medical and wellness care
  • Well child checks and immunizations
  • Physicals
  • Acute illnesses from infants to adults
  • Chronic medical problems such as high blood pressure and diabetes
  • Smoking cessation
  • Weight management
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender healthcare
  • Preventative care
  • Treatment for depression and anxiety
  • Substance abuse referrals
  • Birth control
  • Minor skin surgery and procedures