Mrs Julie Thompson

Specialist Dietitian
BSc (Hons) Dietetics, BSc Polymer Science & Technology

Practising at

Spire Elland Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mrs Julie Thompson at Spire include:

Other treatments


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Professional profile

I 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. I have written for the Guardian, Sainsbury's Magazine, Network Health Dietitians 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.

I am an executive on the board of the IBS Network, the UK charity for people with IBS and have 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 disease I have experience of use of elemental, polymeric and the LOFFLEX dietary tretment, working closely with Gastroenterologists to help patients achieve remission.

Clinical Interests

I have 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.

Private contact details

Telephone 01422 324041 or 324020
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

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

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Current NHS posts

Specialist Dietitian - Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust.

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