Ern is no stranger to the region, having lived and worked in Geelong and the Surf Coast area since 2008. He has a keen interest in chronic disease prevention, men’s health and adolescent health. As a father of two young children, Ern also enjoys caring for children and their families.

Apart from seeing patients, Ern is active in training roles – he is a Medical Educator with Southern GP Training, and teaches medical students as a Clinical Tutor with Deakin University’s medical school.