10 Jul 2023

Technology Infrastructure in Oral Surgery with CTO Ted Timmerman

In this episode of the podcast, we dive into the world of oral surgery and explore the critical role that technology infrastructure plays in delivering efficient and high-quality patient care. Our special guest is Ted Timmerman, the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Paradigm Oral Health.

Ted stresses the need to build robust technology systems and infrastructure beyond the clinical tools. He delves into the critical aspects of infrastructure, such as disaster and cybersecurity. By implementing comprehensive disaster recovery plans and secure backup systems, oral surgery practices can minimize the business impact of unforeseen events like natural disasters, cyber-attacks, or system failures.

Moreover, Ted emphasizes the importance of staying ahead of the game when it comes to security systems. With the ever-evolving nature of cyber threats, oral surgery practices must continuously update their security measures to safeguard patient data and protect their systems from unauthorized access. By investing in the latest and greatest technology, practices can proactively mitigate potential risks and ensure the privacy and security of their patients’ sensitive information.

In conclusion, this podcast episode highlights the indispensable role of technology infrastructure in oral surgery. From data ecosystems to clinical technology and infrastructure security, Ted Timmerman shares valuable insights on how oral surgery practices can leverage advanced technology to improve patient care, protect their systems, and stay at the forefront of the field.