Meet Dr. Medina
Dr. Liana Medina had orthodontic treatment growing up and her great experience motivated her to become an orthodontist. “The transformation I saw in my smile changed my life forever. I want to give this lifetime gift to my patients.”
Dr. Medina attended the University of Puerto Rico where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in General Sciences and then her Doctorate in Dental Medicine. She continued her education at the University of Texas, earning her Certificate in Orthodontics and Masters in Dentistry in 2008.
Dr. Medina is Board Certified and holds the title of Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. She is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, Texas Association of Women Dentists and the national dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
Dr. Medina is bilingual, speaking both Spanish and English. In her spare time, Dr. Medina enjoys jogging, watching movies, exercising and interior design. Her husband, Jose Manuel "Manny" Aponte works for Sunnova, a solar energy company, and they adore their two miniature schnauzers Tango and Gucci.