Dr Rouan Lerm arrived in Australia early in 1999, He graduated from the medical school based in the capital of South Africa, Pretoria, in 1991. He is bilingual in English and Afrikaans.
He has called Woolgoolga and the Coffs Coast home since 2001.
Dr Lerm has been principal of the practice since 2002, he is an accredited General Practitioner with over 20 years experience.
His interest in Cosmedic Medicine developed over time and he subsequently founded Coffs Coast Cosmedics in 2010. Coffs Coast Cosmedics is run from Dr Lerms' Surgery and upholds the same high quality standards and practice techniques.