Dr. Bunn opened her practice in San Antonio in June of 2011. She is excited to bring the latest in technology and orthodontic advancements to her practice. We will all benefit from these new techniques and the highest standard of care. Dr. Bunn is competent, confident and enthusiastic about her orthodontic treatment and the well-being of her patients, staff and community.
Originally from Canada, Dr. Bunn began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant, than dental hygienist. After moving to the US, Dr. Bunn decided to return to school and fulfill her dream of becoming an Orthodontist. Since graduating from University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry in 1996 and than going on to complete her Orthodontic residency at the University of Tennessee, Memphis in 1999, Dr. Bunn has practiced in Texas.
Dr. Bunn is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, and San Antonio District Dental Society.
In her free time, Dr. Bunn enjoys riding her purple Harley, traveling the world, running, scuba diving, golf, photography, yoga and learning something new every day. She is adventurous, out-going, a free spirit and an entrepreneur at heart.
Originally from Venezuela, Dr. Alfonso always knew he would have a roll in healthcare. This journey started with his dental training, obtaining a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, DDS in 2003 (UGMA). Having an outstanding experience as an orthodontic patient himself, Dr. Alfonso's interest for orthodontics turned into a passion for providing stunning smiles and watching the impact of such changes in patient’s confidence and self-esteem. He then enrolled into a full time Orthodontic Residency at the Technological University of Mexico, (UNITEC) receiving his Diploma in the Specialty of Orthodontics and Maxillofacial Orthopedics in 2006. Dr. Alfonso then returned to his home country, Venezuela to devote himself to private practice and to be part of a multidisciplinary team of specialists in all fields of dentistry, allowing him to be involved in the planning and treatment of complex cases with a comprehensive approach.
In 2014 Dr. Alfonso and his family decided to relocate to the US and start a Fellowship in Orthodontics at the University of Florida in Gainesville, where he got the chance to update his knowledge and experience in new techniques and technologies like the use of Clear Aligner Therapy and the use of Cone Beam Computed Tomography in surgical planning of patients needing Orthognathic surgeries.
In 2016 Dr. Alfonso was accepted into the Orthodontic Residency Program at UF, in 2018 obtained his second Certificate in Orthodontics, accumulating a total of 6 complete years of academic training and 12 years of overall experience in the field. The journey continued to San Antonio where along with his wife, Angie and their sons Juan Pablo and Mateo, they found an amazing city that provides countless opportunities to explore and enjoy a family friendly environment with great people waiting to welcome them. When Dr. A. has some free time outside of the office, he and his wife are finding outdoors activities to drain JP’s and Mateo’s endless energy. Dr. Alfonso feels blessed to have found Bunn Orthodontic Group, an amazing team focused on patient care and in delivering amazing smiles and making the experience of orthodontic treatment one to enjoy.