Dr Akhil Shetty graduated in dentistry and post graduated in Orthodontics from A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore in the year 2004. Currently he is working as a Professor in A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore.
He is actively involved in post-graduate teaching and training. His areas of interest have been surgical Orthodontics, clear aligners and lingual orthodontics. He has also presented papers in National and International conferences. For his credits he has publications in National and International journals. He is a consultant orthodontist to Al-Kadesiah Medical Centre, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since 2012.