After completing his undergraduate studies at UCLA, Dr. Richard Savage graduated with honors from UC-San Francisco School of Dentistry. He completed his orthodontic residency at UCSF Medical Center and still continues his education in all phases of orthodontics, including TMJ, surgery, functional appliances, implants, periodontal management and current trends in orthodontics. He has practiced in Orange County since his completion of his orthodontic training.
Dr. Savage has lectured on the topics of orthodontic practice management, the use of functional appliances, computer technology and case finishing techniques. He has presented material at orthodontic meetings on the local, state and national level. Dr. Savage is board certified for parts one and two of the National Dental Board. Dr. Savage now maintains a full-time orthodontic practice in Anaheim Hills, California.