Dr Phillip Liefman obtained his medical degree at Monash University in 1980. He took over his old GP's practice on Balcombe road in 1987, from where he has been practicing general medicine.
Dr Rodney Smyth graduated from Monash University in 1987. He entered general practice in 1990 and then worked for three years with the Red Cross and the Commonwealth Government.
Jillian completed her general nursing in Ballarat in 1985. She spent the next two years travelling and working overseas (England and India). In 1994, she completed a Bachelor of Science in nursing at Deakin University in Geelong. Jillian joined her husband, Dr Liefman in the clinic as the practice nurse in 2001. As a mother of five, she enjoys cheering her children in various sporting and artistic events.