Dr. Townsend was born and raised in Dunsmuir California, a small town at the northernmost portion of California. He attended Marquette University School of Dentistry, earning his Doctorate in Dental Surgery DDS degree 2004. He then moved to Southern Illinois Scott AFB for a 1-year Advanced General Dentistry Residency. Dr. Townsend and his wife Kari moved to Texas to practice general dentistry for 2 years. Shortly thereafter , Dr. Townsend returned to Marquette University School of Dentistry to concurrently earn his Master's in Science MS degree and his Certificate in Endodontics. Cameron and his wife Kari have been married for 18 years and have 3 sons and 3 daughters.