Dr. R.K. Chetty

Dr. R.K. Chetty has been practicing dentistry in the United States since 1975, and serving the Eagle Rock community since 1978. He received his Masters in Dental Surgery in Oral Medicine, Radiology, and Diagnosis from Bangalore Dental College in India in 1973. In that same year, he also completed his thesis on The Role of Hypnosis in Dentistry. His research on oral manifestations in leprosy patients was published in the British Dental Journal in 1971. 
 
Dr. Chetty enjoys being involved in the dental community. In 2006, he finished his term as President of the USC Dental Century Club. At the same time, he served as President of the Southern California Academy of Dentistry. He also currently serves as a member of the Peer Review Committee in the Los Angeles Dental Society. In 2010, he completed a certificate program in orthodontics from the USDI. He has also received training in the treatment of jaw problems, including TMD. Dr. Chetty is one of the founding members of the Indian Dental Association. He is also a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), and the Los Angeles Dental Society. Dr. Chetty’s achievement in dentistry has been honored by receiving fellowships into The Pierre Fauchard Academy, the American College of Dentistry, and the International College of Dentistry

Dr. Chetty has served locally and internationally through Rotary International for over 20 years. He is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Northeast Los Angeles. Through Rotary International, Dr. Chetty has gone to India to treat underserved people. On his last trip, his team treated over 300 people with various dental problems, including cleft lip and cleft palate. He recently received awards from the American Dental Association and Rotary International for his work overseas. He currently volunteers his dental service at MEND in Sylmar. 

In his free time, Dr. Chetty and his wife, Prema, enjoy traveling and spending time with their six grandchildren. Dr. Chetty is an accomplished runner and has run over 50 marathons all over the world. 

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