Innovative solutions for preventing blindness
Optomed is a Finnish medical technology company and one of the leading providers of handheld fundus cameras and screening software. Optomed combines handheld fundus cameras with software and artificial intelligence with the aim to transform the diagnostic process of blinding eye diseases such as rapidly increasing diabetic retinopathy. In its business, Optomed focuses on fundus cameras and software solutions related to R&D in Finland and sales through different channels in over 60 countries with various sales channels.
The company has an extensive portfolio of +50 international patents protecting the technology. In 2020, Optomed’s revenue reached EUR 13 million and at the end of the year, Optomed employed 109 professionals.
Our camera products have medical approvals in all key markets, including CE (Europe) and FDA (USA), and CFDA (China). Optomed was founded in 2004 in Oulu, Finland.
Vision is our mission
Our mission is to prevent blindness by improving access to eye screening globally.
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.
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.
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.
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.