286 16th Street
Burlington, CO

Charles Frankum, MD


Dr. Frankum, a highly experienced general and colorectal surgeon, has dedicated his career to serving rural communities along the Kansas and Colorado border. Graduating from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1995, he utilizes minimally-invasive techniques for faster recovery times and performs surgeries related to the abdomen and lower digestive system. In addition to treating conditions like cancer, polyps, and ulcerative colitis, he also specializes in routine procedures such as hernia repair and colonoscopy. With a passion for family, Dr. Frankum enjoys spending time hunting and fishing with his three sons, while his wife Kristy pursues her career as an interior decorator.  He travels to multiple hospitals by small aircraft to cater to his patients’ needs.


American Board of colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery


Residency, General Surgery: Atlanta Medical Center
Medical School: University of Tennessee College of Medicine