Olympus Focus and History
Olympus designs and delivers innovative solutions in: medical and surgical products, life science imaging systems, industrial measurement, imaging instruments, cameras and audio products. Olympus is a world leader in research and clinical microscopes and created the first camera that allowed doctors to look inside the human body.
Olympus’ first product was a microscope introduced in Japan in 1920. Since then, Olympus and its people approach designing precision health solutions, life science and industrial instruments with a philosophy and commitment to perfection. Today, many patients are benefitting from the Olympus award-winning, flexible-tip high-definition EndoEE laparoscopic system for minimally invasive surgery like laparo-endscopic single site surgery.