Dr. Catrise Austin, award-winning cosmetic dentist to the stars, #1 best-selling author, brand spokesperson, podcaster and international professional speaker, was recently selected as Top Cosmetic Dentist of the Year for 2022 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to the industry.
While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual awards gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. www.iaotp.com/award-gala
With more than 25 years of professional experience as a talented Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Catrise Austin has certainly earned the name “The Queen of Smiles”. She is a dynamic results-driven leader who has demonstrated success and advancement throughout her entire career. Currently, Dr. Austin is known as a trailblazing expert in the field of dentistry retaining clientele like Cardi B, Wendy Williams, Anthony Anderson, Claressa Shields, Eva Marcille, and Common to name a few.
Her practice VIP Smiles of New York City and VIP Smiles of Flint, Michigan (her hometown) specialize in porcelain veneers and teeth whitening. Dr. Austin is proficient in multiple facets of Dental Health, Cosmetic Dentistry, Sedation Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Dental Crowns, Porcelain Veneers, Braces, Smile Makeovers, and Teeth Whitening.
Before embarking on her professional career path, Dr. Austin earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan. She completed her studies at the University of Maryland with her Doctorate of Dentistry.
As a professional international speaker who is highly sought-after, Dr. Austin offers coaching courses which teach entrepreneurs how to get more exposure and get noticed by high-value clients, media, celebrities and brands. She shares insider marketing, branding and media strategies in her monthly membership club called “Celebrity Brand Club”. Her philosophy is that every entrepreneur should become a “celebrity”, which means “well-known”. Dr. Austin has shared her expertise and was a featured speaker at Stanford University, Howard University, and for the Coca-Cola brand. In 2018, she even shared the stage with American Television personality and retired Olympic Gold Medalist Caitlyn Jenner at the Harvard Club in Boston talking about teeth whitening.
Throughout her illustrious career, Dr. Austin has received awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for her expertise in cosmetic dental care This year she is being considered for a feature article in TIP (Top Industry Professional) Magazine and for the Empowered Woman of the Year Award given by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). She will be honored for her distinction as Top Cosmetic Dentist of the Year for 2022 at IAOTP’s Annual Awards Gala being held at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas this December.
Furthermore, Dr. Austin continues to build a reputation as dentistry’s most influential dentists in America. She was recently featured in the January/February 2022 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine for her “Audacious Hustle” in Business. Dr. Austin was voted as one of the “World’s Top 100 Doctors” by the Global Summit Institute and Dental Products Report Magazine voted her as one of the “Top 25 Women in Dentistry”.
She was named as the “2018 Dental Influencer” by the Kleer Company, as Dr. Austin’s social media presence as a dentistry expert and personality was growing quickly and she had gained many loyal followers.
Additionally, Dr. Catrise Austin appears regularly on local and national network television shows including NBC’s Today Show, ABC, and TMZ sharing cosmetic dentistry tips. She is the #1 international best-selling author of “GetSmiled” and “The Ultimate Guide To Charcoal Teeth Whitening”, and “Porcelain Veneers Exposed”. Dr. Austin is available for local and national TV and radio interviews and speaking engagements on dental health, cosmetic dentistry, entrepreneurship, careers in dentistry, and improving your image with your smile.
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “We are honored to have Dr. Catrise Austin as part of the IAOTP family. She is brilliant at what she does, she has tremendous foresight in Cosmetic Dentistry and her skills and accomplishments are unmatched. We felt she would be an amazing asset to our network of professionals. We are looking forward to meeting her at the Annual Awards Gala this year.”
Looking back, Dr. Austin attributes her success to her determination, her understanding of cosmetic dentistry, and her ability to create a positive impact for her clientele through personalized dental care. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling the world. For the future, Dr. Austin will continue her life’s mission to empower and educate ALL PEOPLE about the importance of having excellent dental health and putting their best image forward by showcasing a beautiful and confident smile.
For more information on Dr. Catrise Austin please visit: www.vipsmiles.com and www.drcatriseaustin.com
The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization that handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries. These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers, and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join. You must be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.
IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires. IAOTP prides itself to be a one-of-a-kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals together.
For more information on IAOTP please visit: www.iaotp.com