Meet the Orbiters – Hunt

The problems we face in healthcare today cannot be changed with technology alone. It is the people behind the scenes, who are dedicated to advancing and pushing for change, that will make a real positive impact. This week we Meet the Orbiter – Hunt Chang, UI/UX Designer. Q: Why did you decide to join Orbit? I […]

Different training methods: Physical wellbeing of People with Parkinson’s

Exercise is an integral part of healthy living. For people with Parkinson’s (PD), regular physical activity is particularly important as it can play a vital role in managing a range of symptoms, including gait disorders, rigidity, impaired balance, and more.   Physical benefits of exercising with PD The concept of exercise therapy for PD isn’t […]

How one doctor’s experience inspired a new tool for Parkinson’s disease

How can new technology help people with Parkinson’s manage symptoms between doctor’s appointments? This question prompted the development of Orbit Health’s Neptune and Neptune Care apps – we talk to the creators to learn more   “One major gap in Parkinson’s clinical care today is that, as a doctor, you often rely on a small […]

Exercise and mental health in Parkinson’s disease: What the research says

Mental Health and PD

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is most commonly associated with physical symptoms, such as tremors, rigidity and impaired posture. However, the impact of PD often goes far beyond physical impairment. The neurodegenerative disorder can also cause or increase the risk of a variety of non-motor symptoms, including depression, anxiety, impaired cognitive function and more. While mental health […]

Meet the Orbiters – Ellie

The problems we face in healthcare today cannot be changed with technology alone. It is the people behind the scenes, who are dedicated to advancing and pushing for change, that will make a real positive impact. This week we spoke with our Clinical Affairs Manager, Ellie Cannon.    Q: Why did you decide to join […]

Standard of Care: How different systems affect your go-to-market strategy

For the third installment of our advisor spotlight, we are excited to be speaking with Aman Bhatti. Apart from his advisory role, Aman is the current VP of Global Medical Affairs & Head of BioPharma Partnerships at Alivecor where he is focused on developing revolutionary technologies to increase healthcare accessibility, predict disease onset and improve […]

Investing in the future of Digital Health

For our latest podcast, we had the opportunity to sit down and speak with Dominik Moll, founder and Managing Partner at MedTech Entrepreneurs VC Fund and an early investor in Orbit Health. Before launching MTE, Dominik spent his career building and launching innovative products and companies throughout Europe. From helping to build up Kimberly-Clark’s Health […]

Orbit Health announced 1 million funding from MTE, closing their seed round at 4 million​

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Munich, Germany, December 20, 2021 – Orbit Health, a Germany-based digital health startup, today announced a €1 million investment from MedTech Entrepreneurs (MTE) to accelerate growth. After winning EIT Health’s Wild Card Challenge last year, Orbit further gained support from the BioInnovation Institute Foundation (BII) and industry advisors. With MTE’s latest investment, Orbit achieved €4 million in […]

Building Culture – Advisor Spotlight

For our second podcast, we are excited to be speaking with Orbit advisor — Lance Little. Apart from his advisory role, Lance is the current Managing Director of Roche Diagnostics in Asia Pacific where he is focused on uniting people together across the region and empowering others to make a positive difference through healthcare. But […]

Nurturing Innovation In Digital Health

Note: This article was originally written and published by Roche Diagram. To see the original article, please click the link here. COVID-19 has normalised the use of digital solutions in healthcare delivery, turning long-held skepticism into a greater willingness to utilize such technologies.  This growing openness to health tech innovations is a boon to the region’s health […]