Dr. Beers is an Austin, Texas native who attended medical school at Texas Tech University in Lubbock and El Paso. After spending three years as chief resident of emergency medicine residency in Illinois, Dr. Beers returned to Texas to practice in multiple hospital emergency rooms in Houston, San Antonio, El Paso, and Dallas. He has also worked in several free-standing emergency rooms in Houston and Dallas. Dr. Beers is married and spends any of his free time with his daughter, Hannah. He also likes to spend his time outdoors flying an airplane or attending music festivals like Austin City Limits. He attends church weekly and has visited Guatemala, Mexico, and Haiti on medical mission trips. He hopes to travel to Australia soon and scuba dive in the great barrier reef.