Ana qualified as a dentist in 2002 in Portugal. After graduating she took a post-graduation in “Oral rehabilitation and Maxillo-Facial prosthodontics” in 2003 and a doctorate about “Biomechanics of the Maxilla” at the Barcelona University in 2009.
After having her children, she become more and more interested in the anthroposophical ideas of Medicine and took a Post Graduate Licentiate Diploma in Homeopathy with CPH (College of Practical Homeopathy) and educational activities with the Institute of Functional Medicine. After, realising the power of food, she enrolled in a Naturopathic Nutrition Course with CNM (College of Naturopathic Medicine).
On her path with a more biocompatible approach to oral health, she has trained in the Biological Dentistry field, including the current method for safe removal of dental amalgam with IAOMT. Ana is a mercury safe dentist. She follows the safe amalgam removal protocol from IAOMT and is SMART certified.
She wants to prevent and treat oral disease at a biological base in a whole body context using every time possible a safe and natural approach to promote health.
Alongside, she is happy to support patients with healthy lifestyle tips and promote health as a positive vitality, beyond just the absence of disease.
Ana´s approach to Dentistry with patient-centred care, promotes health and wellness instead of only treating the oral disease, seeking a safe, least toxic way to accomplish the mission of treatment.
Ana has 2 young children and loves to spend time with family and friends and practice hot yoga.