Press release

Los Angeles, October 14, 2017

Fischer Imaging took first place at Glendale Tech Week Pitchfest on October 12, 2017 at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, CA. Fischer beat out over a hundred companies for the opportunity to present. At the Pitchfest, Fischer was chosen over eight other companies and earned the $25,000 prize in combined cash and services.

About Fischer Imaging

Fischer Imaging is a mammography company focused on developing the next generation of breast imaging systems. The company is focused on improving breast cancer screening and diagnosis by finding missed cancers and reducing unnecessary treatment. Fischer Imaging unique slot scanning approach allows targeted scanning to reduce scatter and radiation dose, while improving the quality of the image resolution.

Fischer Imaging is the successor company to Fischer Imaging Corporation, which until the early 2000’s was a leading manufacturer of mammography equipment in the United States. Fischer Imaging Co. pioneered stereotactic needle biopsy under digital mammography guidance and developed one of the first Full Field Digital Mammography (“FFDM”) systems. Fischer Imaging Co. sold over $1B in x-ray systems, with over $400M to OEM partners such as GE, Varian, Dornier, Philips, Kodak and Storz.


Fischer Imaging, Inc.

Shabbir Bambot, PhD


Phone: 1–877–372–2299 x4