Sage Dental

Sage Dental of
Kendall South(Office of Dr. Rita Claro)

12350 SW 127th Ave.
Miami, FL 33186

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Meet our Dentists & Specialists

Rita Claro, DDS

General Dentist in Miami, FL
Dr. Claro embarked on her dental path in 1989, graduating from the University of Havana, Cuba, and earning her degree from the University of Florida in 1999. Her passion for dentistry led her to open her inaugural practice in Miami City in 2001. Building on this success, she extended her care to the Kendall area in 2006 and further expanded to Coral Gables in 2018. An esteemed member of prestigious dental organizations, including the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Dr. Claro's dedication to her profession is evident. With over three decades of clinical experience, Dr. Claro's expertise spans General Dentistry, Cosmetics, and Implantology. She constantly seeks to enhance her skills through advanced training, ensuring her patients receive top-tier care. In her three well-established offices, Dr. Claro offers a comprehensive range of dental services, from general dentistry to cosmetics, restorative procedures, periodontics, oral surgery, and implants. Her commitment to providing diverse solutions underscores her holistic approach to oral health.

Marta Puentes Marrero, DMD

General Dentist in Miami, FL
Dr. Marta Puentes' journey in dentistry began at a young age in Cuba, where she grew up. Her curiosity and love for the field blossomed while helping her grandparents at their dental clinic and lab, which felt like a second home to her. Dr. Puentes obtained her Dental degree from Universidad Europea de Madrid in Spain. She further honed her skills through clinical internships in Oral Prosthetics at UIC (Universidad International de Catalunya) in Barcelona and a Certificate in Restorative Dental at Eastman Dental Institute in London. She later earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in New Jersey. Committed to excellence, Dr. Puentes actively pursues continuing education to provide evidence-based dentistry, focusing on minimally invasive and comprehensive care. Known for her empathy, she prioritizes listening to patients' concerns and making them feel at ease. Dr. Puentes is currently working towards graduating from Kois, a well-known Evidence-Based Dental Teaching Center in Seattle, and advancing her skills in Biomimetic dentistry through Dr. Pascal Magne's Continuum at the Center for Education and Research in Biomimetic Restorative Dentistry (CER BRD) in Los Angeles. Dr. Puentes is a proud member of several professional organizations, and regularly volunteers at Community Smile Dental Clinic.  Outside of dentistry, she prioritizes self-care and spending time with her family . She enjoys activities such as pilates, yoga, hiking, and spending time at the beach, particularly at sunset or sunrise. She is an avid traveler, always planning the next adventure with her family.  She is fluent in English and Spanish.

Sidd Mehta, DMD

Endodontist in Miami, FL
Dr. Sidd Mehta hails from South Bend, Indiana, and earned his undergraduate degree from Valparaiso University. His journey in dentistry continued at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, where he completed his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD) degree. While at Tufts, Dr. Mehta received a merit scholarship for outstanding academic performance and was inducted into the prestigious Robert R. Andrews Research Honor Society. After completing his education on the East Coast, Dr. Mehta moved to New York City, where he pursued further training. He completed a general practice residency at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, followed by a residency in Endodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. With a desire to further his career and explore new opportunities, Dr. Mehta eventually decided to bring his expertise to South Florida. Dr. Mehta is well-versed in all aspects of Endodontics, including conventional and microsurgical procedures. He values the trust of his patients and treats each individual with the utmost care and attention. Dr. Mehta firmly believes in the importance of patient education, empowering his patients to make informed decisions about their oral health. Actively engaged in his profession, Dr. Mehta is a member of several professional associations, including the American Dental Association and the Florida Association of Endodontists. He is currently a board-eligible member of the American Association of Endodontics. In his leisure time, Dr. Mehta enjoys delving into the latest developments in Endodontics, staying active with workouts, exploring vegan cooking, and practicing Jiu-Jitsu. He is fluent in Spanish and Hindi.

Victor Celis, DMD

Oral Surgeon in Miami, FL
Victor Celis is a dedicated professional in the field of dentistry, specializing in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Born in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Celis relocated to North Georgia during high school and completed his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the University of Georgia in 2013. Driven by his passion for dentistry, Dr. Celis pursued his dental education at the Dental College of Georgia, where he graduated in 2018. He is a proud member of various esteemed organizations, including the American Dental Association (ADA), American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Hispanic Dental Association, Florida Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon Association, and Florida Dental Association. Dr. Celis's journey into dentistry was inspired by the first male role model in his life, an oral surgeon who happened to be his mother's office manager. His interest in the field grew exponentially as he observed and learned from this mentor. Through extensive exploration and research, Dr. Celis decided to pursue dentistry with a long-term goal of becoming an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. In addition to his professional accomplishments, Victor maintains an active and fulfilling personal life. He enjoys various hobbies such as basketball, traveling, baseball, running, working out, cooking, and watching movies. These interests provide him with relaxation and enjoyment and contribute to his holistic approach to life and patient care. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

Shivani Rajkumar, DMD

General Dentist in Miami, FL
Dr. Shivani Rajkumar, a Miami native, discovered her passion for dentistry at a young age and dedicated herself to pursuing a career in the field. She completed her undergraduate studies in Biology at Nova Southeastern University and obtained a Master's Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Barry University. Dr. Rajkumar then earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2022. After completing her education, Dr. Rajkumar practiced general dentistry in Orlando, FL, where she further honed her skills and knowledge before returning to her hometown. She prioritizes understanding her patients' needs and goals with a gentle and compassionate approach. Dr. Rajkumar is dedicated to promoting oral health and creating beautiful smiles, aiming to impact the lives of her patients and the community positively. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Rajkumar enjoys traveling, exploring new restaurants, spending time at the beach, experimenting with cooking and baking, and cherishing moments with her friends and family. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
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