Now dentists can diagnose osteoporosis

19-04-19

AI algorithm reveals the density of bone tissue using x-rays from dentists.

This is a product with the potential to conquer the world. The two brothers behind the service believe that dentists can detect osteoporosis by using x-rays of people’s teeth.

Testing people for osteoporosis is quite extensive today. It is something the health service does after suspicion when one has had at least one bone fracture. If you get a diagnosis, the disease has usually developed for several years already. Being able to diagnose the disease earlier will make it possible to reduce the progression of the disease and prevent it from becoming serious.

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