Innovative solutions for preventing blindness

Optomed Oy is a Finnish health care technology company and one of the leading providers of handheld fundus cameras and eye-screening solutions. Optomed combines cameras with software and AI to revolutionise the diagnostic process of blinding diseases such as rapidly-increasing diabetic retinopathy. Optomed’s customers consist of international health care organisations, hospitals, and leading global medical technology companies and distributors.

Optomed employs 100+ professionals focusing on handheld fundus cameras and software related R&D and sales. The company has an extensive portfolio of around 50 international patents protecting the technology. Our camera products have medical approvals in all key markets, including CE (Europe) and FDA (USA), and CFDA (China) for Smartscope PRO. Optomed was founded in 2004 in Oulu, Finland.

Our mission and values

Our mission is to provide innovative and affordable products and solutions that enable eye screening for everyone. Optomed strives to be the leading provider of portable fundus cameras and screening solutions for blinding eye diseases

Meaningfulness

We want to make our technologies available for everyone. We are passionate about developing most cost-effective and scalable solutions to reach all clinics and all patients in the world. Our solutions prevent avoidable blindness, reduce overall healthcare costs and can help to save sight and lives of millions of people.

Innovation

We are constantly searching for innovative new approaches to solve large scale problems. Traditional solutions rarely enable great progress. In order to create unique break-through technologies, that enable giant leaps towards a better future, one must experiment in new things. We value true innovations.

Ambition

Solving Global problems requires extraordinary ambition. We will not settle for making marginal improvements to traditional solutions. We are on a mission to revolutionize how screenings of blinding eye diseases are performed today, and that requires unique approaches and new technologies. We are not satisfied until everyone in the world has access to high quality screenings and unnecessary blindness can be eradicated.

Expertise

We are obsessed being leaders in everything we do. We want to find, and nurture top talents, and we support our people to constantly develop their expertise to become world-class in their own fields, from R&D to manufacturing and sales. As an organization, we are not settling for mediocrity in any aspect of our business. We want to be the world-leading experts in our focus area.