From TikTok to Gut: Austin Chiang on Health Innovation

With Austin L Chiang, MD MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Medtronic Endoscopy

When Austin Chiang joined Medtronic as the Chief Medical Officer for the Gastrointestinal business, he brought with him a remarkable blend of clinical expertise and a visionary approach to health communication. As a triple board-certified physician in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Obesity Medicine, Austin has always been at the forefront of medical innovation and patient care.

Since stepping into his role, Dr. Chiang has leveraged his unique position to bridge the gap between complex medical practices and public understanding, utilizing social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram to engage and educate a global audience. His efforts go beyond traditional medical practice; they transform how health information is consumed and understood by the masses.

In this episode, Dr. Chiang will share insights on his groundbreaking work in integrating digital communication tools into healthcare. We’ll explore how these platforms can dramatically enhance patient interaction, the potential of artificial intelligence in medical technology, and Austin’s pioneering strategies for advancing public health education.

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