Frans graduated from Onderstepoort in 2012. After qualifying he worked as a general veterinarian in Kimberley and Nelspruit, during which time he completed an honours degree in small animal surgery. He returned to OP in 2016, subsequently completed a residency in small animal surgery and fulfilled the requirements for a master’s degree in small animal surgery in 2019.
His interests in the field of surgery are always developing, and he currently enjoys minimally invasive and orthopedic surgery. During his spare time, he participates in trail running and mountain biking.