|Formerly||Toshiba Medical Systems|
|Founded||September 23, 1948|
|Headquarters||Ōtawara, Tochigi, Japan|
|Toshio Takiguchi |
Canon Medical Systems Corporation is a medical equipment company based in Ōtawara, Tochigi, Japan. Formerly known as Toshiba Medical, a subsidiary of Toshiba, the company was the first in Japan to begin research on X-ray tubes in 1914, and has continued to be a national leader in diagnostic imaging equipment, being the first to introduce many products, including MRI and helical CT. The company was acquired by Canon Inc. in 2016.
Canon Medical Systems is, since late 2012, the Official Medical Systems Partner of Manchester United FC as per a multi-million 5-year contract.
Major competitors of CMSC (Canon Medical Systems Corporation) include: