Dr Mayuga was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City for undergraduate studies and later received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1995. Upon graduation, he was selected to complete a one-year General Practice Residency at the Kansas City VA Medical Center. During this time he received advanced training in general and hospital-based dentistry while treating a broad range of cases and medically compromised patients. He spent 6 months training in various medical disciplines. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Kansas Dental Association Fifth District.