At Olympus, we are passionate about creating customer-driven solutions for the medical and scientific solutions industries. For more than 100 years, our company has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling by helping to detect, prevent, and treat disease to further scientific research and ensure public safety.

Olympus is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with more than 35,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries and regions. Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is based in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,200 employees throughout locations in North and South America. 

35,000

employees worldwide

40

countries and regions

19

locations in North and
South America

Medical Business

As a leading medical technology company, Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology and precision manufacturing to deliver advanced diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to healthcare professionals. Our solutions can help improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients.

Endoscopic Solutions

Endoscopic Solutions

Starting with the world’s first gastrocamera in 1950, Olympus’ Endoscopic Solutions portfolio has grown to include endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems as well as system integration solutions and medical services.

Therapeutic Solutions

Therapeutic Solutions

As an early contributor to the development of the polypectomy snare, Olympus’ Therapeutic Solutions portfolio has grown to include a wide range of endotherapy instruments that help prevent, detect, and treat disease.

Scientific Business

Olympus’ Scientific Solutions business provides imaging, instrumentation, and measurement solutions to meet the evolving needs of professionals in the life sciences and industrial sectors.

Life Science Solutions

Life Science Solutions

Olympus has manufactured microscopes since the company’s founding in 1919. Today, our Life Sciences business is dedicated to meeting and exceeding the evolving needs and expectations of life science professionals through a comprehensive range of clinical research, educational, and high-end research microscopes, and microscope systems.

Industrial Solutions

Industrial Solutions

Olympus’ Industrial Solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and X-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environmental and natural resources, Olympus technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities.