«That makes dentistry ripe for technological innovation aimed at increasing confidence and accuracy in diagnoses. For many reasons, dentistry is the ideal frontier for AI: Not only does the field produce an abundance of x-rays, but they’re also easy to anonymize and are a great data set for AI/machine learning to scan and learn from. Additionally, the dental field doesn’t have trained radiographers the same way the healthcare industry does, which could make the extra set of «AI eyes» a welcome addition for well-intentioned practitioners.»

Article written by Greg Nichols



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