Our Team

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Dr Ned Buckley
Specialist Podiatric Surgeon

Dr Ned Buckley is an experienced and highly qualified foot and ankle specialist, holding both a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine (Dux) and a Doctorate of Clinical Podiatry from University of Western Australia. He is a founding member of the Australian Association of Podiatric Surgeons (AAPS).

Dr Buckley has completed clinical rotations in Foot and Ankle surgery and training programmes in Forefoot surgery and osteosynthesis at the Podiatry Institute in Atlanta Georgia and Memphis Tennessee under World renowned pioneer of foot and ankle surgery Dr John Ruch.

Dr Buckley has a long standing interest in foot problems and pathology and has worked with feet in various capacities for the past 16 years. Prior to becoming a foot surgeon and Podiatrist, Dr Buckley pursued a career in the ski industry, specialising in customised footwear options for skiers and snowboarders.  He founded a Specialist Custom Boot fitting Operation in Japan, Boot Solutions, in 2006, where he now continues to run three stores across Niseko and Hakuba with a team of 30 Podiatrists and Master Bootfitters. He has also been a boot fitting instructor for Masterfit University since 2013.

Ned enjoys working with the community and for the past 5 years has been the head volunteer podiatrist for the annual Oxfam Trailwalker Event – A 100km fundraising walk to assist people living in poverty.


Bachelor of Podiatry Medicine (Dux) – University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Arts (History and English) – University of Western Australia


Doctorate of Clinical Podiatry – University of Western Australia



Professional Memberships and Fellowships

Founding member and fellow of the Australian Association of Podiatric Surgeons (AAPS).


The Park Private Hospital –  Mt Lawley

UWA Podiatric Surgery Centre – Crawley

McCourt Street Day Surgery Centre – West Leederville

Special Interests

Hallux Valgus (Bunions)

Retraction deformities (Hammertoes, Clawtoes)

Hallux Limitus (Arthritic big toe joint)

Flexible flatfoot

Personal Interests

When Ned isn’t spending time with his wife Erin and two young boys, Xavier and George, you’ll probably find him hiking mountains in Japan in search for the perfect untouched powder line.

Dr Christian Pocklington
Specialist Podiatric Surgeon

Dr Pocklington practices as a Specialist Podiatric Surgeon and Sports Podiatrist. He holds a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine and a Doctorate of Clinical Podiatry from University of Western Australia. Dr Pocklington assists Dr Buckley during surgeries and also works as a locum for the practice in Dr Buckley’s absence. 

Personal Interests

Outside of podiatry, Mr Pocklington is a keen athlete and a former player of the Subiaco Lions Football Club. He enjoys maintaing a healthy balance of social, academic and outdoor interests.

To book a consultation with Dr Ned Buckley for any foot or ankle concerns you have, please contact our clinic on 9481 8194 or use our online booking system for an instant appointment.

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