Dr Alison Riddick

Dr Alison Riddick obtained her degree in Radiation Oncology from the Colleges of Medicine SA having trained at Groote Schuur hospital. She graduated, with distinction, from UCT with a Masters in Medicine, and holds other postgraduate diplomas from the CMSA. She believes in a multidisciplinary and holistic approach to patient care, with the focus on improving and maintaining her patients’ quality of life.

She is a part-time lecturer at UCT, remaining involved in the academic side of Radiation Oncology training.

Her interests are neuro-oncology, hepatobiliary cancers, breast cancer and head and neck cancers. She has a particular interest in palliative care, and has a PG diploma in palliative medicine from UCT.