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Dr. Ferrera graduated from The University of South Florida in 1980 and entered The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He graduated at the top of his class in 1985 and took an associate position with Dr. Richard Valdes, “The Gator”, in North east Tampa.
It was at Dr. Valdes' office that Dr. Ferrera had the time and a great mentor to be able to perfect and develop so many of the skills he utilizes today in treating all types of dental procedures. As a result of his continued training and tens of thousands of hours in post graduate continuing education, Dr. Ferrera works extensively with patients that require full mouth rehabilitation cosmetic makeovers. Utilizing various modalities, such as implants, computerized guided analyses and digital cosmetic imaging, Dr. Ferrera is well equipped to restore from the simplest to the most complex dental challenges. Dr. Ferrera also has many years of training in implant surgery and implant restorations.
Dr. Ferrera takes pride in maintaining the highest standard of care by attending continuing dental education courses through out the year. In his practice today, Dr. Ferrera uses the most advanced computerized technology in the world called Cerec Technology. Cerec allows a patient to have a porcelain restoration the same day with precise fit and life longevity without an impression and wearing a temporary restoration.
Dr. Ferrera - dental care in Tampa, Florida
Dr. Ferrera is the son of Robert and Rita Ferrera, both of whom were blue collar workers that instilled his strong work ethic and a love of sports and cooking. Dr. Ferrera's beautiful wife, Cheri, can be found managing the accounting department of his office. He has two daughters, Morgan and Emily.
Dr. Ferrera is an active member of the Rotary Club of New Tampa which sponsors many fund raising events from golf tournaments to a community Pig Fest to raise money for local charities. He is also a member of the Krewe of Sant Yago & the Sant Yago Education Foundation. The Krewe of Sant Yago is an organization in Tampa that dedicates itself to the perpetuation and enhancement of Tampa's proud Latin heritage and culture. The Krewe of the Knights of Sant Yago organizes and manages the Knights' Parade that attracts thousands of spectators of every age to Ybor City. The Krewe Foundation raises money for scholarships to the University Of South Tampa and Tampa University. Currently there are 22 students receiving these awards.
Dr. Ferrera is affiliated with the following professional organizations:

*Seattle Study Club

*American Dental Association

Our staff include associate dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and support personnel, all of whom are highly skilled and caring professionals. Each has had superior formal education and in office training here. All staff stay current with the latest in prevention and treatment through continuing education.
For added safety, we closely follows the infection control procedures recommended by the American Dental Association and the Centers for Disease Control. Our staff have been carefully trained in the appropriate use of sterile techniques and cleaning and disinfection of equipment that is not disposable. For your protection, we use as many disposable items as possible.
All of our materials suppliers have been carefully evaluated and selected. This includes those who furnish us with materials we use in the office as well as the dental lab that creates your custom replacement teeth. We are so sure of our work that we do guarantee it!