Ricki-Lea graduated with her medical degree from The University of Otago before moving to Nelson where she currently lives with her partner. She worked at the local hospital before completing her GP training.
Ricki-Lea is a member of the Skin Cancer College Australasia and a Skin Cancer Accredited Doctor. She has completed advanced study in this field as well as a Diploma in General Dermatology. She also holds a Diploma of Te Reo Māori.
Ricki-Lea is a Dermatology Associate based at our Skin Institute Richmond clinic in Nelson, and also travels to other Skin Institute clinics nationally.
Dr Ricki-Lea Aitchison is a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider.