Bob Brown, M.D. grew up in the San Fernando Valley in Southern California. After graduating from high school in Van Nuys, California, he enlisted in the United States Air Force as a means to further his education. While stationed at Nellis Air Force Base in North Las Vegas, Dr. Brown found his calling to work in the healthcare field while working as a dental technician. He was able to complete two years of his undergraduate studies during his three years at Nellis AFB, and after recognition by his co-workers was released early from the Air Force to further his college education. Dr. Brown completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a degree in Chemistry with high distinction. He realized his desire to become a physician and graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine with his Medical Doctor (M.D.) degree.