Dr. Julie Kate Webster is from Memphis, Tennessee, where she graduated from Immaculate Conception Cathedral High School in 1991. She was a company member for Memphis Concert Ballet while in high school.
She then attended Vanderbilt University, participated in the Vanderbilt in France program, and graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in French. Each summer she worked at the University of Tennessee in the Department of Metabolism and Endocrinology as a researcher to find a cure for Type I Diabetes.
She obtained her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from William M. Scholl College in 2000. She continued her research throughout podiatry school focusing on diabetes and its effects on feet. After receiving her degree, Dr. Julie Kate Webster completed three years of residency training in podiatric medicine and surgery at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.
In 2003, Dr. Webster moved with her husband and family back to her hometown of Memphis. There, she started Mid-South Foot and Ankle Specialists with her husband, Dr. Chad Webster. They live in East Memphis with their children, Chloé Evlyn and Wilson Matthew.
Dr. Webster is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Professional Wound Care Association. She is an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Webster is currently the only female podiatrist in the city of Memphis. Having Type 1 diabetes for over twenty years, Dr. Webster has a special interest in caring for those with diabetes, and treating diabetes related complications in the foot.