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.