Dr. Julia Porter

Cosmetic Surgeon


Dr. Julia Porter is a board-certified surgeon recently added to Avana's plastic surgery team. Trained in the latest cosmetic surgery techniques, Julia Porter demonstrates great skills in performing body contouring procedures such as buttock augmentation and fat transfer, Liposculpture as well as breast augmentation and enhancements.

She has combined her professional life with her work with volunteering in the field of healthcare, showing a strong commitment to the community and her profession. She count on several publications, presentations as well as research studies in her academic background from 2011 to the present date that have contributed to establishing a broad and solid foundation in her professional performance.


  • Cosmetic Surgery Fellow, 2023.
  • St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, General Surgery , July 2018 - June 2023.
  • William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicin, D.O.Degree, August 2014 - May 2018
  • University of Florid, B.S. in Health Science, Cum Laude, July 2010 - May 2014.


  • American College of Surgeons: 2022-present.
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons: 2018 to 2022.
  • American Osteopathic Association: 2014 to present.
  • Student American Academy of Osteopathy member: 2014 – 2018


  • American Board of Surgery: 2023-present
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support Certified: 2020-Present.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified: 2020 – present.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Certified: 2019-present


  • 2023 Calvin Zhang, MS-IV1, Julia Porter, DO2, Craig Biegel, DO2*, Sadaf Sheikh, MD3 and Dmitriy Kim, DO2. 2023. Cutaneous Myxoma and Clinical Correlations to Carney Complex: A Case Report. 9(2):145. doi:https://doi.org/10.23937/2469-5807/1510145.
  • 2023 Biegel C, Brock SP, Porter J, Dong Jin Kim. A modified perineal approach for the management of strangulated rectal prolapse: A case report. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports. 2023;109:108504-108504. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2023.108504.
  • 2020 Rogers, E., Porter J., Ren, J., Battista, J, Grewal, N., Valentin, N. 2020. Experiences from the Epicenter: Converting a Post Anesthesia Care Unit to a COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit. [online] journals.lww.com/ijsgh/.
  • 2020 Porter, J., Yi, C., Nyguen, C., Eisdorfer, J., 2020. Multifocal Endometriosis: A Case Report. [online] Academic.oup.com/jscr.
  • 2019 Ladd, S., Porter, J., Battista, J. and Caffrey, J., 2020. Multi-Drug Resistant Infection Of Buttocks With Mycobacterium Abscessus: A Severe Complication Of Brazilian Butt Lift. [online] Cureus.com. Available at: https://www.cureus.com/posters/1476-multi-drug-resistant-infection-of-buttocks-with-mycobac terium-abscessus-a-severe-complication-of-brazilian-butt-lift?utm_medium=email&utm_source =transaction [Accessed 29 May 2020].


  • English.