Dr. J. Allen Francis is a board-certified family medicine physician experienced in both private and hospital settings.
Dr. Francis received his undergraduate degree in chemistry from Weber State University. He then went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City. After completing medical school, Dr. Francis completed a Family Medicine Residency at Quad City Genesis Family Practice in Davenport, Iowa, and has been practicing family medicine for the past twelve years in Layton, Utah.
Dr. Francis supervises medical students as adjunct volunteer faculty at the University of Utah and has also worked as a part-time preceptor with St. Mark’s Family Practice Residency Program. In addition, he is the Family Practice Section Chief at Davis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Francis enjoys the relationships he builds by treating all members of the family, and his areas of special interest include:
- Pediatrics and newborn care
- Sports medicine
- Asthma and allergy treatment
Dr. Francis enjoys camping, gardening, bird watching, and astronomy. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and six children.