“To speak to medical professionals who specialise in sports injury was a breath of fresh air. The experience for me was the best it could be, especially as an athlete with a potentially career-ending injury. Everyone was caring and I was given the hope I so badly needed. It was now possible that... Read More

“Everything was wonderful. I am now completely pain free and absolutely thrilled.”

“Thank you for the excellent operation you did on my knee. It has healed up really well with only a very small scar left. Most of the acute pain is now gone and each week it pains a little less. I am looking forward to the long (pain free) walks I used to do before. So many thanks, you are the... Read More

“Thank you so much for seeing me and treating me so quickly after my skiing accident! I was amazed and impressed that you managed to arrange my surgery so quickly. Mum and I have a nickname for you - GOD!”

“'Thank you' seems inadequate words for the debt of gratitude I owe you all. Your expertise and skills heal body and soul. Your care and kindness humble me.”

“I felt fully engaged from the start and actually found the whole process quite enjoyable! I felt informed without being patronised, well prepared, both by the consultation with Neil, the paperwork and booklets. The outcome has exceeded my expectations and the care was tremendous, as was the pain... Read More

“Neil performed a PCL replacement in my right knee back in 2000. At the time, it was a procedure that few knee surgeons had the skills to perform. He fully informed me of the risks attached to the procedure, the likelihood of success and allowed me to take my time to decide on how I wished to... Read More

“You fitted me with a completely new knee on 20th June. It is absolutely amazing and I'm getting on and off, riding and jumping with ease. It has brought back all the possibilities in retirement that had come to an end with a bad knee. It's not yet four months since the operation.....lets hope the... Read More

“Now that I seem to be well on the road to recovery, I'd like to thank you personally for my new partial knee replacement on 31st July 2017. Having not quite had the courage to watch the full operation on your website, I am nevertheless aware of the enormous skill and expertise required for this... Read More

Alexandra Buckley

Alexandra Buckley


Alexandra is a clinical specialist in knees, having worked alongside Orthopaedic Consultant Neil Bradbury for many years.

She has a graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy and a Diploma in Sports & Exercise Medicine. She spent 2 years at University College Hospital, London before working at the Royal North Shore, Sydney. Alex then worked for 2 years at St. Thomas’s Hospital where she specialised in musculoskeletal physiotherapy which is now her passion.

In 1994, Alex moved to the Royal United Hospital, Bath where she worked in the Sports Injury clinic. It was at this time that she completed her Diploma in Sports & Exercise Medicine at The London. She also worked at Bath Rugby for a period which spanned 6 years. She then went on to work at the BMI Bath Clinic where she worked as a Clinical Specialist in knees, working alongside an Orthopaedic Consultant. Alex joined CircleBath in 2010 where she can be found today.

Alex worked at Bath University for 7 years, as a lecturer and examiner on the MSc in Sports Medicine for Doctors.

Year of first medical qualification: 1987.

Personal profile

Alex has a love of sport and the outdoors. She spends much of her spare time running, cycling, swimming and scuba diving.

Membership of professional bodies

Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, HCPC and AACP.

Senior Physiotherapist & Clinical Specialist in knees


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