Dr. Francis received her medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry - New Jersey Medical School . She completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UMDNJ/Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, following a transitional internship at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. Dr. Francis has a private practice, Lymphedema Physician Services, PC, in Livingston , NJ specializing in evaluation and management of lymphedema, chronic venous edema, and other forms of edema. She also serves as Medical Director of the St Barnabas Lymphedema Treatment Center. Dr. Francis is a member of the National Lymphedema Network Medical Advisory Board, and is Medical Director of Klose Training and Consulting, a training course for lymphedema therapists.