Dr. Munné was born in Barcelona, Spain, educated in Europe and graduated in 1983 with her MD from Universitat Central De Barcelona (UCB). As a physician for INSALUD (Institution for Health in Spain), she actively worked in the emergency service and intensive care units (ICU). Four years later, she earned her DDS from UCB, as well. She then immediately joined the staff of General Hospital of Catalunya, working in general dentistry. She was then accepted in the department of endodontics under the direction of Dr. Jaime Cuenca and completed her specialty training and certification in endodontics.
Dr. Munné came to the United States, studied and worked at the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston, department of periodontics, and obtained her certificate in periodontics and her Master of Science degree in 1993. She taught and did research as a visiting assistant professor in the department of periodontics. Dr. Munné is now licensed to practice dentistry in Europe and in Texas, where she has been a practicing periodontist in the Houston area for over 20 years.
Dr. Munné’s basic science research experience was in the field of bone matrix mineralization. Her ongoing investigations have been related to dental implants, mini-dental implants and guided bone regeneration, and she has participated in clinical studies evaluating different types of barriers, where she established a study on connective tissue grafts.
She has presented in meetings and seminars nationally and internationally and maintains membership in numerous dental organizations. She is a member of the Greater Houston Society of Periodontists, which she chaired as president in 2001 and 2002. She is also a member of the Greater Houston Dental Society, American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, American Association of Endodontists and founder of the Houston Hispanic Dental Association.
Currently, she focuses her private practice on periodontics, bone regeneration, periodontal BOTOX Cosmetic treatments, laser dentistry, dental implants and mini-dental implants. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and speaks fluent Spanish, Catalan, French, Italian, Portuguese and English.
Dr. Munné and her staff deliver the highest quality of periodontics care using state-of-the-art laser dentistry technology in a comfortable, caring atmosphere. Their goal is to provide you with the best available treatment options, reduce your anxiety and deliver pain-free treatment and exceptional results.