Mediktor: transforming healthcare for everyone

Mediktor: transforming healthcare for everyone

Written by Roger Peverelli and Reggy de Feniks - Founders The DIA Community on 10 Jul, 2018

Mediktor, a digital health startup is the first scientifically validated health checker based on artificial intelligence (AI). Mediktor combines artificial intelligence, natural language recognition technologies and patient data to detect symptoms and offer a listing of possible conditions, recommendations and even connecting with medical professionals within a health insurance network. The platform learns from every interaction, developing an advanced intuition. Mediktor has already performed 1.5 million symptom evaluations in 201 countries globally developing an intuition comparable to a full life experience of 10 physicians. The platform, which has undergone a clinical study with 1,015 patients achieving a success rate of 91.3%, is being marketed to US based health insurance companies to better manage and improve accessibility to their membership base. Mediktor’s goal is to provide health insurance companies with a tool to help manage their member base.


Thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language recognition technologies, the pre-diagnosis tool identifies the patient's symptoms in real-time. As with a physician, Mediktor asks a series of simple questions until reaching a list of possible pre-diagnoses. The technology also offers recommendations on next steps according to the medical needs of each patient.



In summary, Mediktor technology rests on three pillars:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Natural language recognition: it does not require the patient to use medical language to perform the consultation
  • Machine Learning: it learns from every interaction with patients, improving its intuition on a case by case basis.

From symptoms to action in less than 5 minutes
Mediktor pre-diagnosis tool identifies a patient's symptoms through an easy-to-use step-by-step process. It is the most advanced and accurate expert system for pre-diagnoses, triage and decision-making support. Mediktor is the first artificial intelligent system clinically validated that is transforming healthcare for everyone. The Mediktor technology makes it possible to reduce access barriers to healthcare:

  • Patients can make better decisions from the first symptoms
  • The healthcare system can organize its demand and optimize resources to offer a better medical coverage.

Why we selected Mediktor for the previous DIA Amsterdam edition
The new pre-diagnosis tools of Mediktor are transforming the way in which people access the healthcare system, bringing huge benefits for insurance companies and ultimately the consumer through their membership. The use of Mediktor makes it possible to drastically decrease the costs of access to healthcare and streamline the decision making, both for health professionals and patients as well as for insurance companies, optimizing the efficiency and information management of this process.

We are proud to present the market the first scientifically validated symptom-checker based on artificial intelligence.  The startup tackles top health challenges: Access, Quality and Costs. Mediktor’s business model involves working with insurance providers, who can offer the service to its members as an additional service to traditional care.

Who is Mediktor?
Founded in Barcelona by Christian Pascual, Industrial Engineer & MBA and Oscar García-Esquirol, Specialist in intensive care medicine. The company is part of New York based StartupHealth, the world’s largest portfolio of digital health companies backed by major investors & partners including Mark Cuban and Steve Case. Mediktor has a multidisciplinary team of health professionals, computer scientists, experts in business development and external advisors. The company is partnering with major insurance companies and main referral hospitals across the world, including Münich RE Group, an international reinsurance company, represented in over 30 countries and concentrated on Europe and Asia.


Christian Pascual (left) and Oscar García-Esquirol (right) co-founders Mediktor

“The new pre-diagnosis tools are transforming the way in which people access the healthcare system, bringing huge benefits for insurance companies and ultimately the consumer through their membership. We are proud to bring to the market the first scientifically validated symptom-checker based on artificial intelligence.” Cristian Pascual, Co-founder of Mediktor.

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