Dr. Nourian was born in Tehran and after the revolution she left Iran for Germany where she went to middle and High school. She moved to Austin Texas in her last year of High school. After her High School diploma she continued for her undergrad studies to UT Austin and then University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Texas. After graduation she joined the public health services and served in south Texas and Dallas for over 3 years. She open her private practice in 1997 and has been practicing since.