Alexandra C Buik – BSc (Hons) MCPod HCPC

Alex graduated from La Sainte Union, Southampton, in 1998 with a BSC Honours degree in Podiatry. She then worked within the NHS. In 2002, Alex moved to Dorset, where she worked in the local NHS trust, holding the post of Clinical Lead in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities. In this role, Alex delivered podiatric care to vulnerable patients at psychiatric units across Dorset, and also worked in various learning disability units. Alex’s NHS background has given her extensive experience of managing high risk diabetic, vascular, neurological and rheumatology patients. 

Alex is dedicated to furthering her knowledge, and regularly attends professional update courses to conform with HCPC standards. She has a keen interest in Dementia care. 

Outside of work, Alex is kept busy raising her three very active children! She is a keen dog walker and loves to escape to our beautiful Purbecks.

In 2015 established her own

Home Visiting Practice

Alex has built up a steady client base and regularly visits Nursing homes in the local area.

Welcome to the new

Purbeck Podiatry

Established in February 2017, Purbeck Podiatry is a busy and growing clinic, treating residents in the local area. We deliver a very high standard of experienced professional care in a very welcoming environment to visitors of all ages.

Our clinic has been refurbished with modern equipment and products designed to get your feet back to their very best as quickly as possible.

Caring and Friendly

About Alex

Outside of work, Alex has a busy time raising her 3 very active children. She is a keen dog walker and loves to escape to our beautiful Purbecks.

Be assured

Quality Assurance

To conform with HCPC standards Alex frequently attends professional update courses. Reflecting her NHS background, she has a keen interest in Dementia care.

Member of the Royal College of Podiatry

Best and latest knowledge

Maintaining current best practice

She also is a member of British Dermatology Group, Diabetes UK and The Society of Podiatrists and Chiropodists and the HCPC. She also holds full liability insurance and is DBS checked.