Dr. Babcock was born and raised in Spokane, Washington. He was introduced to Milwaukee while attending Marquette University. He fell in love with the area and a girl named Amy, whom he later married. After graduating from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 2002, he went on to serve as a General Dentist for four years with the U.S. Army in Germany, Iraq and Washington State. Upon fulfilling his military obligation, he returned to Wisconsin and has practiced dentistry in the area since 2006. He and Amy have three children and reside here in Wauwatosa.