Dr. Dennis M. Ferrara
Dr. Ferrara is a native San Diegan, who grew up in the beach area of La Jolla. He has a varied background, which started not in dentistry, but at the San Diego Zoo. During his twenty years with the Zoo, he worked as a Bus Driver Guide, Productivity Analyst, Communications Manager, and Transportation Supervisor. Dr. Ferrara then decided to pursue his life-long dream of becoming a dentist. He attended the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco and received his Dental degree in 1995.
Dr. Ferrara has worked as a Civilian Contract Dentist for the US Navy. To quote Captain Mark Roback, US Navy Dentist, with whom Dr Ferrara worked closely: “I have directly witnessed his professionalism and unmatched work ethic…He is one of the finest clinical dentist I have had the pleasure to associate with…His positive attitude coupled with his eagerness to provide exceptional Dental services and patient care in our daily dental practice has been inspirational”. Dr Ferrara has an eagerness to learn and is consistently improving his knowledge and skills.
Dr. Ferrara’s father was an Electrical Engineer. He was the inspiration for Dr. Ferrara’s interest in Electronics and Mechanics. He enjoys tinkering in the garage and can fix almost anything. He is an Amateur Radio Operator, enjoys Videography, Photography, and keeps fit with Pilates, and outdoor activities including Biking and walking/hiking.