A graduate of Stanford University, she received her medical degree and masters in public health from Tulane University in New Orleans. Dr. Hodge completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Ochsner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans and a three-year residency in dermatology and dermatologic surgery at Tulane Medical Center. In October of 2004, she opened a private practice, Julie A. Hodge, M.D., A California Professional Medical Corporation. Dr. Hodge is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California at Irvine and serves on the American Academy of Dermatology Board of Directors and the Women’s Dermatologic Society Board of Directors. She is a past President of the Dermatologic Society of Orange County and of the Pacific Dermatologic Society. She is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the American Society for Mohs Surgery.
Dr. Hodge loves dermatology.
She believes that the personal nature of the patient-doctor relationship is key to achieving optimal results. She enjoys treating patients for their medical problems and helping them achieve their cosmetic goals.
Dr. Hodge’s hobbies include gardening, tennis, and travel.