Mike was born in Chicago and attended Maine South High School in Park Ridge, Illinois. He completed undergraduate studies at Florida State University where he graduated summa cum laude. He went to medical school at the University of Arkansas.
He was a member of Theta Chi Fraternity at FSU and went on to serve as a regional counselor after graduation. He is member of Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa.
His interest in neurosurgery includes spine and trauma.
Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL (2006)
Doctor of Medicine, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR (2009-2013)