Prof. Dr. Akhter Husain is Head of the Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and Director of Craniofacial Anomalies at Yenepoya University, Mangalore, India. He is also a Diplomate of the Indian Board of Orthodontics and has been a past president of the Indian Orthodontic Society.
He completed his undergraduate program in Dentistry from Bapuji Dental College, Davangere and Masters in Orthodontics in 1987 from KMC, Manipal. Currently,he is pursuing a PhD in “Smile Dynamics”at Radboud University, Netherlands. His area of expertise in Orthodontics is aesthetics of human faces and correction of dentofacial anomalies and smile dynamics.