Brock Nelson graduated from Davenport West High School in 2007.
He was awarded the Richard Keeler Scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Biology from Cornell College at Mt. Vernon, Iowa in 2011.
In 2013, he earned his Master of Science degree in Biomedical Research from Midwestern University at Downers Grove, Illinois.
In May of 2017, he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Midwestern University.
Doctor Nelson will be practicing in a private practice in Hays, Kansas.
He is the son of Thom and Cindy Nelson of Blue Grass, Iowa.