Team Member

Vesna-Lea Ferrer


Education & Credentials

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry; Kansas City, MO


Manila Central University College of Dentistry; Caloocan City, Philippines


Biomedical Science, Graduate School at University of Connecticut Health; Mansfield, CT

Specialty Certificate



Orthodontics, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry; Lincoln, NE


Orthodontics, Manila Central University College of Dentistry; Caloocan City, Philippines


I will listen to you to arrive at the best plan to help you achieve a beautiful and healthy smile. I am committed to seeking your best interest while treating you as I would treat my own family.

Personal Favorites

In addition to San Diego, my favorite city is Florence, Italy.

Volunteer Experience

Volunteer at Church and at Daughter's School, Volunteer Dentist at Medical/Dental Missions

Personal Biography

I am fluent in Tagalog, being a native of the Philippines. I lived in Japan for three years, where I learned Japanese and met my husband. With my interest in language and culture, I am learning Korean and Spanish with our young daughter.

Professional Association

American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, California Association of Orthodontists


14 Awards and Recognition for Work in Dental Education, Science, and Dentistry


Board-Certified Orthodontist, Published Work in Peer-Reviewed Journals and Presented Findings at National and International Meetings