Dr. Omkar K. Shetty specialises in Prosthodontics. He has more than twenty years of teaching, administrative, research and clinical experience to his credit.
He completed his graduation from A.B. Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore in 1994-95. Thereafter, he pursued his post graduation in Prosthodontics from A.B. Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore in 1996-97.
He has been associated with the DY Patil University for more than 15 years. Before joining the University he has served as an Assistant Professor in Jamanlal Goenka Dental College, Maharashtra; K. D. Dental College, Mathura and Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore.
He is a member of the Indian Prosthodontic Society, Indian Prosthodontic Society Mumbai Navi Mumbai State Branch. He is also a member of the editorial board of ‘The Journal of Indian Prosthodontic Society’ and ‘Geriatric Dentistry’.
He has constantly promoted curricular, co-curricular and extracurricular activities in the institute for overall development of the students and staff. He has many research papers to his credit and has guided UG, PG students as well as PhD scholars.
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