Stephen G. Odaibo, MD, is CEO and founder of Retina-AI, a company using artificial intelligence to improve healthcare. He is a retina specialist, mathematician, computer scientist, and full-stack AI engineer.
In the near future, eyecare providers will have devices that, given an image of a patient’s retina, can tell us the exact diagnosis at the touch of a button. AI will play an increasingly significant role in the way healthcare providers care for their patients in the clinic. There is real and imminent potential for earlier, more accurate, and more uniform diagnosis.