Case Study: AI-powered Cephalometric Analysis

The Client

The client is an international distribution specialized company which is pioneering in dental medical device. With the mission of improving health and lives of the people, their horizon bases on global networks and has 14 overseas subsidiaries like USA, France, Spain, UK, India, China, Taiwan.

Business Need

Cephalometric analysis is the clinical application of Cephalometry. It is an analysis of the dental and skeletal relationships of a human skull. The method is frequently used by dentists, orthodontists, and oral and maxillofacial surgeons as a treatment or plastic surgery planning tool.

Manual drawing and analyzing of Cephalometric tracing takes considerable time and contains risk from human error.

Practitioners need a powerful diagnostic tool to help analyze the CT images quickly and accurately.

The Solution

FPT developed a Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) & Analysis systems that incorporate Artificial Intelligence (AI) to provide accurate Cephalometric analytic.

FPT also built a web-based AI-powered dental assistant application to commercialize the system and implement service business.

The Benefits

The system could provide accurate results within seconds, this is beyond traditional image processing technology.

With Cephalometric tracing vector, doctors can also adjust one or more points and get analytics results to support decisions.


  • Front-end: KendoUI-Jquery 2018.6.620, Bootstrap 4
  • Back-end: PHP 7.0.32 – CodeIgniter, NodeJS – ExpressJS
  • Architecture Design: Microservices
  • Database: PostgreSQL 9.6.3, DynamoDB, AWS ElastiCache – Redis
  • AWS Services: ECR, CloudWatch
  • Security testing tools: Acunetix, OWASP ZAP

AI-powered Cephalometric Analysis