Dr. Sage Jr. grew up in Anchorage and graduated from Dimond High School. He served four years in the Air Force Dental Corps, and then graduated from the University of Colorado in 1992 with a degree in biology. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of dentistry in San Francisco. In 1997 he completed a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Oklahoma. In 2004 he was honored with the fellowship award from the Academy of General Dentistry. The doctor and his Kathy have two beautiful daughters, Aubrey and Lindey. His hobbies include spending time with them, fishing, hiking and flying.