Meet Dr. Levine
Débora Levine was born in Maracaibo, Venezuela. There she attended The Universidad Central de Venezuela where she earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1993. Immediately following her graduation she was in private practice in Venezuela for two years before coming to the United States. She then completed a six month preceptorship program in endodontics in 1995 at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She subsequently worked as a Research Assistant at the Bering Dental Clinic and UT-Houston during 1996. Dr. Levine was accepted into the endodontic program at Baylor in Dallas in 1997 and obtained her Certificate in Endodontics and a Master of Science in Oral Biology in 2000 from Baylor College of Dentistry.
Dr. Levine received grants from the American Association of Endodontists and the International Federation of Endodontists to fund her research on the effect of the Feline Immunodeficiency Virus on the reactive processes in periapical lesions. She has published several related articles in the Journal of Endodontics and the International Endodontic Journal.
Dr. Levine has been working in private practice since completing her training at Baylor in 2000. She has been honored to be selected by her peers in the H-Texas Houston’s Top Dentist Magazine list of the best endodontists in Houston and also in the Texas Monthly “Super Dentist” since 2009. She has also been recognized in Who’s who and America’s Top Dentist. Dr. Levine is married to Dr. Giancarlo Romero whom she met during her dental internship in the Venezuelan Amazons. They have two beautiful children, Francesca and Joshua. She loves being outdoors, music and has played piano for many years.
Dr. Levine is a member of the Greater Houston Dental Society, the Houston Association of Endodontists, the Greater Houston Hispanic Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Endodontists.