Dr. Palmer was raised in Kelseyville, California. He graduated from Kelseyville High School and attained a degree in nutrition from UC Davis. Shortly after, he attended University of Southern California School of Denistry and aquired his dental degree. Dr. Palmer then went on to finish his education by completing pediatric dental specialty residency at the Children's Hospital in Denver, Colorado. He has a private practice in Lakeport, California and also works at Skyway Pediatric in Chico as well as the Pediatric Dental Initiative in Windsor. He currently resides in Chico with his wife Christina and their two kids, Shailee and Asher.