ZEISS Medical Technology
Our aim is to contribute to progress in medical technology and help healthcare professionals improve their patients` quality of life. Through cutting-edge innovations and clinically-relevant software solutions, we support healthcare professionals in setting new standards of care in ophthalmology/optometry; neuro, ENT, spine, dental and gynecologic surgery; and intraoperative radiotherapy.
Research and development plays an important role within the Carl Zeiss Meditec Group. Our objective is to enable our customers and physicians to continuously improve treatment results through improvements in efficiency and innovative new products.
Carl Zeiss Meditec Group has the necessary resources to secure the Company’s future earnings strength with its research and development activities. Thus we also want to offer innovations in future that make leading technologies available for our customers, and thus improve treatment results for patients.
Research and development at the Company mainly focuses on:
- examining new technological concepts in terms of their clinical relevance and effectiveness,
- the continuous development of the existing product portfolio,
- the development of new products and product platforms based on the available basic technologies and
- networking systems and equipment to increase the efficiency of diagnosis and treatment and to improve treatment results for patients.
The long and successful history is marked with numerous milestones and innovations that have enabled the company to drive the progress of medical technology. Several of these products, and how the latest developments shape the future, are presented on the following pages.
We uniquely enable healthcare professionals worldwide to improve the lives of their patients in ophthalmology, microsurgery and other medical growth sectors.
We advance the standards of care with our proven medical technology and application competence. Together with our colleagues at sites all over the world, we work to achieve this goal on a daily basis.
We want to be the partner of choice for the doctors and health care professionals in our segments. Being a partner means that we always aspire to understand all aspects of our customers' requirements. We know how doctors, surgeons and medical assistants work and what challenges they face in their jobs.
This enables us to help them be successful – at many levels. First and foremost, success means the optimal treatment of patients. Success, of course, can also mean being cost-efficient, achieving pioneering results as a scientist or offering what other doctors do not.