NADP Knowledge Center
Artificial Intelligence Transforming Dental Claim Processing
Recorded On: 09/23/2020
This presentation will cover how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is going to transform dental benefit organizations. Using AI, payers will be able to automate claim processing (utilization management, fraud, waste and abuse detection, claim analytics etc.) to reduce costs, increase accuracy and improve provider relationships. They will also be able to extract actionable insights to improve policies and patient care.
Wardah Inam, PhD
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Inam is the CEO of Overjet. Overjet is the leading provider of AI solutions for the dental industry to help improve patient care. She has been ranked among the 32 most influential people in dentistry by Incisal Edge. Prior to founding Overjet, she was the lead product manager at a Silicon Valley based healthcare startup, Q Bio, working on biomedical imaging. Before that, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab where she worked on remote biomedical sensing using machine learning on wireless signals. Dr. Inam received a PhD from MIT, where she developed AI-powered autonomous microgrid technology. This work received widespread recognition including National Geographic covering it as a breakthrough that could transform the way we power the world. She has also worked on imaging technology at GE Healthcare and at Apple. She is the recipient of the MIT Graduate Women of Excellence Award, and the GIKI University and Presidential Gold Medals.
Chief Operating Officer
Shaju is the chief operating officer at Overjet, the leading provider of AI solutions for the dental industry. He is an experienced insurance industry executive previously serving as the chief analytics officer for DentaQuest, one of the largest dental insurance providers. He also served as chief information officer for P&R Dental Strategies, a dental insurance informatics company, after his startup was acquired by P&R. He has served as the board of Trustee for Mount Ida college and received his Master’s degree from Boston College.