Innovative solutions for preventing blindness
Optomed is a Finnish medical technology company and a leading provider of handheld fundus cameras. 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.
The company has an extensive portfolio of 55 international patents protecting the technology. In 2019, Optomed’s revenue reached EUR 15 million and pro forma revenue amounted to EUR 14.5 million. At the end of 2019, Optomed employed 108 professionals.
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.
Vision is our mission
Our mission is to provide innovative and affordable products and solutions that enable eye screening for everyone.
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.