Dr Richard Doocey



MB ChB 1993 Otago; FRCPA 2003; FRACP 2004


Dr. Richard Doocey is a clinical haematologist with a specialist interest in malignant haematology including lymphoma, myeloma, leukaemia and haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.  He completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at Otago University and the Christchurch School of Medicine, before completing his internal medicine and postgraduate haematology training in the Auckland region. 

He became a fellow of the Australasian Colleges of Physicians and Pathologists in 2003 and undertook 2 years of subspecialty training in acute leukaemia, high grade lymphoma and bone marrow transplantation at Vancouver General Hospital and the British Columbia Cancer Agency.  Richard returned to Auckland in 2005 as a consultant haematologist and is currently Clinical Director of the Auckland City Hospital Haematology Service and the Auckland and Starship Children’s Hospitals Stem Cell Transplant Programme.  He maintains active membership of several international societies including the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, and the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand.

Richard enjoys getting to know his patients and their families.  His approachable and empathetic manner ensures that his patients and their families trust him and can ask questions as they need to.


 Lymphoma, Myeloma, Leukaemia, Myeloproliferative Disorders

Title or Designation

Haematologist, Haematologist (Specialising in lymphoma, bone marrow transplant and malignant haematology)

Full NZ Registration Date

13 March 1995

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine, Pathology

Contact Details

Dr Richard Doocey is available at the following services:

Private Services

Canopy Cancer Care

This service is available at the following locations:

98 Mountain Road, Epsom

For 24 hour urgent phone advice call 021 777 190.

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213 Shakespeare Road, Takapuna, Auckland

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

For 24 hour urgent phone advice call 021 777 190.

Find our full contact details here.

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Public Services

Auckland DHB Clinical Haematology

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

(Haematology outpatient clerks)