Sonia Arias-Franklin, M.D.

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - General and Ob/Gyn
  • High-Risk Obstetrical Care
  • Preconception and Infertility Care


Sonia Arias-Franklin, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in high-risk obstetrical care, preconception and infertility care, comprehensive women's preventive and gynecologic care, and advanced robotic and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery techniques.

Dr. Arias-Franklin earned her medical degree at UT Southwestern Medical School. She also completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at UT Southwestern.

Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2018.

Dr. Arias-Franklin is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Dallas County Medical Society, and the American Medical Women’s Association.

In 2022, she was named a D Magazine Best Doctor.

Personal Note

When she’s not at work, Dr. Arias-Franklin enjoys spending time with her husband and their two grown children. They are avid restaurant goers, music lovers, and outdoor enthusiasts. She also enjoys gardening, traveling, exploring new places, and trying new things. She serves as a volunteer physician providing free gynecologic care to indigent underserved patients. She is a fluent Spanish speaker

Education & Training
  • Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical School (2010-2014)
  • Residency - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2015-2018), Obstetrics & Gynecology
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Medical Women’s Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Doctors For America
  • Texas Medical Association
Honors & Awards
  • Best Doctor 2022, D Magazine
  • Pediatric-Adolescent Gynecology Outstanding Resident 2018, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Outstanding Senior Resident 2017, Southwestern Gynecologic Assembly
  • Chairman Outstanding Intern Award 2015, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Clinical Focus

  • High-Risk Obstetrical Care
  • Preconception and Infertility Care
  • Comprehensive Women's Preventive and Gynecologic Care
  • Advanced Robotic and Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

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