30 years ago, Prof. Dr. Dr. Günter Brill and Wolfgang Koch founded MEDTRON – Medizinische System GmbH in Saarbrücken. It’s not just the company name that has changed since then.
In 2022, we are celebrating our 30th anniversary and looking back proudly on innovative injector systems and achievements in a wide variety of countries all over the world. MEDTRON AG has established itself on the market as one of the leading European manufacturers of cutting-edge contrast medium injectors. The injectors produced in Germany are sold worldwide under the Accutron® brand.
Many thousands of doctors, hospitals and diagnostic facilities rely on MEDTRON contrast medium injectors and consumables Made in Germany. The objective of our company is to combine improved diagnostics, patient-friendliness and cost effectiveness.
This is what has motivated us for 30 years and what we promise for the future as well.
Discover the origins of our company, MEDTRON AG, since its founding in Saarbrücken in Saarland in 1992 by Prof. Dr. Dr. Brill and look back with us on a 30-year history of success.
Prof. Dr. Dr. Günter Brill and Wolfgang Koch establish MEDTRON Medizinische Systeme GMBH out of a garage in Gersweiler with the aim of developing, producing and selling medical devices for radiology. Development and market launch of the CT injector “82 CT”, the first compact microprocess-controlled injector.
Launch of the CT injectors Injektron 82 M and 82 S, special variants of the injector 82 CT for the use of prefilled injection syringes, and the start of sales of consumables
Launch of the Injektron 82 HP Angio/CT injector as the first bi-functional high-pressure injector for angiography and computed tomography.
Launch of the “Injektron 82 MRT” MRI injector approved for tomographs up to 3 tesla
Launch of the CT injector injector CT2, the world’s first dual-head injector for computed tomography. It was awarded the Saarland State Prize for Product Design.
The “Easy Loading Syringe” (ELS) is a syringe that can be easily and quickly removed by means of a device in the syringe holder of the contrast medium injector.
Launch of the Accutron HP-D as the first and at the time only double-head injector for angiography
Launch of the Accutron HP as a flexible single-piston injector for angiography or CT. It is available as a mobile roller unit or as a tabletop version.
MEDTRON introduces the Day Safe system, a new consumable material for safe use on multiple patients for up to 24 hours.
Launch of Accutron Thera as a double-piston injector for innovative therapies and diagnostics and the only injector approved for the PIPAC procedure
Launch of the Accutron CT-D Vision with RIS/PACS connection and greater comfort, mobility and operating safety.
As an international and forward-looking medical technology company, we are meeting today's challenges and are open to the technological demands of the future. Our goal and one of our responsibilities is innovative creativity in product development with the aim of providing patients with optimal, safe and thoughtful care while at the same time offering the user precise and reliable injection technology at the highest level.
Through pioneering solutions designed for the future, we set high quality standards, create technological and economic success for radiologists and ensure that people and their health are paramount. Together with our committed and highly qualified employees and partners and in respectful interaction with each other, we intend to continuously evolve in order to measure up to technological progress and address the challenges facing doctors. Together, we are committed to meeting our customers’ expectations and in partnership and as a team to solving the tasks that strengthen our position as a competent partner to radiologists.
In the MEDTRON AG download area, you will find an overview of all information materials available for download – from flyers to our product catalog and product brochures to scientific evaluation reports.