As a strategic partner of the American Diabetes Association, Colgate® Total® is proud to once again team up with the organization to raise awareness about the often overlooked link between oral health and diabetes. Colgate Total invites Feria de Salud attendees to its booth to receive information about how to prevent and even reverse gingivitis through small steps, and receive advice from TV star and practicing dentist Karent Sierra, DDS. For more information about how Colgate Total can help improve your oral health, click here.
Born in New York City and raised in South Florida, Dr. Karent Sierra is Miami’s No. 1 celebrity dentist who firmly believes that creating “perfect” smiles can change lives. Always one to keep her Colombian heritage alive, Karent is fully bilingual and has appeared on a Spanish soap opera and many Spanish-language TV shows.
Karent started her foundation, “Sharing Smiles”, in 2010 with the mission of offering free dentistry to underprivileged children, locally and internationally. In other philanthropic efforts, she worked alongside “Prints of Hope” spending two weeks in Africa supporting the organization’s efforts focused on creating a significant change in underprivileged communities around the world.
She is a former cast member of the “Real Housewives of Miami” and the Hispanic spokesperson for Colgate. Most recently, Karent has been a recurring guest on the hit TV show “The Doctors”.