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Lydia Ohuka

Lydia is the Three Rivers Medical mole map nurse or melanagrapher.
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She will see three to four patients a day concerned about just one mole, or those that want a thorough head-to-toe examination. Images of moles are then sent to dermatologists for diagnosis.

Lydia is a qualified nurse born in Gisborne and raised in the South Island. She enjoys working in primary care and when she is not at work is a busy mum with two children.

Lydia reminds patients that if melanomas are detected early they are almost 100 percent treatable.