Medical Systems Products
Olympus developed the world's first practical gastrocamera in 1950, and has subsequently worked together with doctors to develop a wide variety of examination and treatment methods using endoscopes. Our medical products contribute to improving the quality of life (QOL) of patients by providing both the value of early diagnosis mainly using gastrointestinal endoscopes and the value of minimally invasive treatment centered on surgical products.
New Incidents of Colon Cancer*
*Source: Number of new cases in 2018,
*Numbers for EMEA, US, Canada, Japan, China, South Korea,
Australia and India. As of 2017
Diseases or Conditions Treated
At Olympus we have versatile medical devices
with the ability to treat approximately
100* diseases or conditions
* As of June 2020
Olympus provides products/solutions for lung, stomach, colon and prostate cancers - the top 4* highest incidence of cancers
*Top 4 highest incidence of caners excluding breast cancer, as of June 2020.
Source: GLOBOCAN 2018
Medical Systems Products News List
You can see the latest news in the medical field in a list for each year.
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