Doctor Jonas Nunes
Doctor Jonas Nunes is an internationally renowned doctor and expert in halitosis (bad breath). Director of the Breath Institute and of Europe’s first Halitosis Unit (Teknon Health Clinic, Barcelona), Dr Nunes combines his clinical work – more than 9,000 patients treated from over 90 countries – with research and teaching.
Since 2007, he has led his team at the Breath Institute, a pioneering health clinic in the study, diagnosis and treatment of halitosis (bad breath), working via two lines of action. On the one hand, he runs the in-person consultation service, via a network of eleven specialist centres in the UK, Italy, Portugal and Spain, and on the other, the International Consultation Service (remote consultation or telemedicine) for patients who do not have a Breath Institute centre nearby.
Since 2007, he has led his team at the Breath Institute, a pioneering health clinic in the study, diagnosis and treatment of halitosis (bad breath).
Honorary Professor in the Stomatology Department of the University of Seville, Dr Nunes has published numerous scientific papers and has over ten academic awards and qualifications. These include the Outstanding Thesis Award from the University of Seville, which he received in 2013, after competing against over 1,200 research projects.
In his doctoral thesis (submitted in 2010 and for which he was awarded the European Doctorate Mention by academic experts from Italy and the UK), Dr Nunes developed the Halitosis Clinical Protocol Arthyaga® for diagnosing the cause of halitosis, which has a success rate of over 97%.
Firmly committed to raising awareness of halitosis as a “forgotten illness”, Dr Nunes is mentioned across the Spanish and Portuguese media.
He is also author of the Portuguese-language book O Mundo do Hálito ao Descoberto (The World of Halitosis Discovered) (Editorial Gradiva, 2012) and its Spanish version Cómo Cuidar tu Aliento – La Guía Definitiva (Instituto del Aliento Ediciones, 2015), which has also been translated into Italian: Prenditi Cura del Tuo Alito – La Guida Definitiva (Instituto del Aliento Ediciones, 2, 2017) and into English: How To Look After Your Breath – The Definitive Guide (Instituto del Aliento Ediciones, 2018).
Doctor Nunes is mentioned across the Spanish and Portuguese media.
Breath Institute 2018.