Dr. Blum grew up in Dallas, Texas, and graduated with an MA degree from the University of Texas at Austin (UT) in 1964. After earning a PhD in experimental psychology/animal behavior at UT in 1969, he spent two years at the Stanford University School of Medicine as a postdoctoral fellow.
Between 1971 and 1978 he taught psychology and worked as a counselor at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. He started medical school at USD and graduated with his MD degree in 1987.
His postgraduate medical training consisted of a one year internal medicine internship at Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton , SD, followed by a three year residency in dermatology at UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.
As a board certified dermatologist, Dr. Blum operated a solo private practice in his specialty in from 1986 to 2011 in Arlington, Texas. In 2013 he resumed the practice of dermatology, working one day a week in the office of Dr. David Hensley (Metroplex Dermatology) in Arlington, Texas.
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