Julie Kohls

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon FRCS (Tr&Orth), Foot and Ankle

Miss Julie Kohls is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon specialising in foot and ankle conditions.

Miss Kohls uses the latest recognized surgical techniques to treat patients, including keyhole surgery. Where surgery is not required, Julie will provide a specialist assessment, to guide her patients, using physiotherapy and other treatments such as orthotics.


Miss Kohls qualified in Medicine at the University of Western Ontario, Canada, in 1996, followed by orthopaedic surgery training program at the University of Toronto. After arriving in London in 1999, Miss Kohls completed her training in orthopaedic surgery on the London North West training programme. In 2007 she became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS (Tr & Orth)), and has completed two years of Fellowship Training in foot and ankle surgery.

In addition, Miss Kohls trained in foot and ankle surgery during a year at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, London, and then completed a second year as the Surrey Foot and Ankle Fellow, working at both the Royal Surrey County Hospital and Frimley Park Hospital.

Outside of surgery, Miss Kohls is also involved in Education. She has a Masters Degree in Surgical Education (M. Ed) from the University of Toronto.

British Orthopaedic Association
Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Research interests
Julie is an active participant in junior doctor education and training, and is the Foundation Year 1 Programme Director for junior doctors at the Royal Surrey County Hospital. Julie has presented and published foot and ankle research on muscle tightness and tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction.

Personal interests
Julie enjoys stand-up paddle boarding, Pilates, gardening and walking her dog.

BMI Mount Alvernia Hospital
Guildford Nuffield Hospital
Royal Surrey County Hospital

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