MB ChB 1999 Orange Free State; MMed (Rad Onc) 2008 Orange Free State


Dr Rix du Plessis completed her training as a Clinical Oncologists in South Africa in 2008.

She joined our Regional Cancer Treatment Service team as a Radiation Oncologist in January 2012. Dr du Plessis manages a wide range of malignancies and has a special interest in the areas of Gastro-Intestinal malignancies, Sarcoma, Lymphoma and Thyroid cancers.

Dr du Plessis services the Hawkes Bay area. She is the Director of Training at our department.

Title or Designation

Radiation Oncologist

Vocational Scope

Radiation Oncology

Contact Details

Dr Rix Du Plessis is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following locations:

Palmerston North Hospital, 50 Ruahine Street Roslyn Palmerston North

  • Radiation Oncology

    (06) 350 8430

  • Oncology Day Ward

    (06) 350 8130

  • Ward 23

    (06) 350 7230

  • Clinical Haematology

    (06) 350 8550

Horowhenua Health Centre, 62 Liverpool Street, Levin