What Dentists NEED to Know About Artificial Intelligence

  • Saturday 1/27/2024
  • Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Course Code: 773SL
  • Cost: No Charge
  • Room Location: BCEC Exhibit Floor Classroom K
  • Credits: 2 CE Hours
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Christopher Balaban, DMD is a practicing dentist in Boston, MA and serves as clinical Director for Overjet - the industry leader in dental artificial intelligence. Dr. Balaban holds a Master’s Degree in Biomedical Science, and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine, where he currently holds a faculty position in the department of general dentistry as a Clinical Instructor.

Artificial intelligence is transforming dentistry and elevating clinical decision support to improve oral health. Discover its applications for detecting caries, calculus, periapical radiolucency (PARL), bone loss, pediatric tooth decay and more indicators of disease. Understand how AI analyzes large amounts of data in seconds to provide dentists with quantified data to support diagnoses and promote operational efficiency. Learn how the color-coded findings improve doctor-patient communication, enhance case presentation, and increase treatment acceptance, leading to better patient outcomes. 

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Understand how AI works, its capabilities, and its limitations
  • Who is using AI? How and Why would You? 
  • Learn how AI provides evidence supported documentation that can increase insurance claim approvals 
  • Understand how insurance companies are using artificial intelligence too. 
  • Review case studies to see how AI enhances clinical decision-making, elevates clinical consistency, and reduces decision fatigue
  • Discover what’s coming next as dentists harness big data and predictive analytics to provide better care
This course is also offered on Thursday, 2:00 - 4:00 pm, 402TL
Recommended Audience: Dentist
Ambient Noise Disclaimer: Please note that this course will be held on the Exhibit Hall Floor and will be subject to ambient noise.

The Overjet AI grant has been applied to this course.

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