Consultant Profile

Mrs Julie Thompson

Mrs Julie Thompson BSc (Hons) Dietetics, BSc Polymer Science & Technology
Practicing at:
Spire Elland Hospital
  • Allied Health Professionals
    • Dietetics
Special clinical interests:

Julie has an interest in bariatric surgery and gastroenterology and has experience in weight management, treatment of food allergy, intolerances and dietary treatment of conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn's Disease, colitis and coeliac disease.

Research interests:

Julie is an executive on the board of the IBS Network, the UK charity for people with IBS and has experience in treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diet, including being trained to use The Low FODMAP dietary approach to reduce functional bowel symptoms. For Crohn's didease she has experience of use of elemental, polymeric and the LOFFLEX dietary tretment, working closely with Gastroenterologists to help patients achieve remission.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Specialist Dietitian - Calderdale and Huddersfiled NHS Foundation Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Health & Care Professions registered Clinical Lead Dietician
Member of the Gastro Specialist Group of the British Dietetic Association
Member of Dieticians in Obesity Management

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01422 324041 or 324020
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Julie started work at North Manchester General Hospital in general dietetics then joined Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust in 2008, specialising in gastroenterology dietetics in 2009 and bariatric dietetics in 2013.

She has written for the Guardian, Sainsbury's Magazine, Network Health Dieticians Magazine, GUT Reaction and NACC local group magazine. Regularly writing posts for the blog  on promoted world wide interest; the site contains recipes, book reviews and lifestyle advice in the area of gut health and diet.

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Mrs Julie Thompson

Mrs Julie Thompson Allied Health Professionals Consultant, Elland, West Yorkshire, private hospital specialist.

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