Business Domains

"Business to Specialist" Company

Olympus defines a "Business to Specialist" Company as a company that can accurately understand the demands and unmet needs of highly specialized experts and aspirational customers (specialist) and respond by proposing and providing compelling solutions in a timely manner. Over the years, Olympus has continued to exercise its strengths as a "Business to Specialist" Company to grow by earning the trust of customers.

Going forward, we will continue to utilize these strengths as we seek to become an even-more valuable partner to our customers by calling upon our innovative thinking, expertise in advancing technology, operational excellence, and unsurpassed integrity.

Olympus will continue to propose new value to society through the following businesses.

Medical Business

At Olympus, we work with health care professionals every day, matching our innovative capabilities in medical technology and precision manufacturing with their skills to provide the best possible outcomes for patients and society. As the healthcare industry focuses on early detection of diseases and minimally invasive procedures, Olympus is there to deliver the diagnostic and therapeutic technologies they need to treat their patients.

Business Lines


Video endoscopy systems, gastrointestinal endoscopes, colono endoscopes, duodeno endoscopes, broncho endoscopes, ultrasound endoscopy systems: ultrasound endoscopes and probes, endoscopic ultrasound observation devices, capsule endoscope systems, reprocessing products for cleaning, disinfection and sterilization (CDS) of endoscopy equipment, integrated documentation system for capturing information relevant to endoscopy, therapeutic equipment, and other ancillary equipment.


Endoscopy products for gastrointestinal surgery, bronchial surgery, urology, gynecology, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, anesthesiology, ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat) endoscope products, therapeutic and surgical equipment, and surgical endoscope ancillary equipment.


Endotherapy devices

Scientific Solutions Business

Olympus globally contributes to the health and safety of society in numerous ways through R&D in healthcare, life science and industrial fields. Other services provided by Olympus include production site quality control and inspections of social infrastructure, such as large industrial plants and aircraft. Olympus will continue offering society solutions based on innovative products and services that anticipate the evolving needs and exceed the expectations of life science and industrial professionals.

Business Lines

Biological Microscope Systems

Upright microscopes, polarizing microscopes, inverted microscopes, laser scanning confocal microscopes, box-type fluorescence imaging devices, stereo microscopes, macro fluorescence microscope, microscope digital cameras, life science imaging software, bio-imaging systems, and virtual slide systems.

Industrial Microscope Systems

Metallurgical microscopes, semiconductor and flat panel display inspection microscopes, laser scanning microscopes, measuring microscopes, microscopic 3D measurement instruments, and industrial microscope ancillary equipment.

Remote Visual Inspection Products and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) systems

Industrial videoscopes, industrial fiberscopes, industrial rigidscopes, industrial scopes ancillary equipment, ultrasonic flaw detectors, eddy current flaw detectors, phased array flaw detectors, X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers, and X-ray diffraction analyzers.

Imaging Business

Olympus creates innovative digital cameras that open up new possibilities. Both our interchangeable lens cameras - the OM-D series with its built-in electronic view-finder and the lightweight PEN series have advanced mirror-less optics. Along with our compact digital cameras, they have established a new style to shatter preconceptions about digital cameras. Olympus is committed to creating products such as digital cameras and digital audio recorders that put the fun back into photography and sound recording.

Business Lines

Interchangeable lens cameras, compact digital cameras, digital camera accessories, software and applications, lens barrel units, optical components, digital audio recorders, and binoculars.