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Innovative medical devices & tools for the acceleration & enhancement of diagnosis

We are a medical solutions company specialising in Pathological and Radiological diagnosis techniques, supported and integrated with streamlined software packages and Laboratory information systems that offer overall laboratory management.

We were founded in 2010 by our CEO Dr Hugh Cormican, in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. Since then we have grown in multiple dimensions :

  • People – Teams of software developers, project implementation teams, R&D teams, 24-7 support teams
  • Products – Innovation in imaging products for medical diagnostics & a world-class laboratory information system
  • Places – Offices on 3 continents & customers around the world: Europe, Australia, Canada, North America, the Middle east

The Origin Of ‘Cirdan’


2010 – Cirdan Created


Our aim is to enhance diagnosis with innovative medical devices.

“Pathology Transformation Through Innovation”




We have situated our head offices on the outskirts of Belfast City in the heart of Lisburn.


Continuous Dedication Of Investment In R+D


We are always in collaborations with Universities and Research Institutions to enhance the creativity and innovation behind the development  of our hardware and sofware solutions.


Team Cirdan


We have a team of expert and experienced engineers, developers and scientists around the world dedicated to developing innovative solutions to meet all labratory needs.


Innovation in Macro Imaging Solutions


We offer a range of macro imaging solutions that are fully customisable to labratory needs.

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Australian Office


In 2013, we established offices to match our resources with demand. We are situated in Melbourne, the most populous city in Victoria.


Major Growth As Ultra Acquired From GE

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We combine the power and performance of the Ultra LIS with our pathology imaging modalities developing multi laboratory solutions.


Canadian Office


In 2013, we also established offices in Toronto.


2015 – Kernel Capital Investment


Kernel Capital through the Bank Of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund has made a significant investment in Cirdan Ltd.

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The Vision For What Lies Ahead


Our CPD accredited annual conference, Pathology Horizons. We take this opportunity to explore and envision new ways to enhance pathology processes.

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Ultra handles 25% of Blood in Australia

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Ultra LIS is the first system to interface to Bloodnet. This enables medical laboratories across Australia to access Cirdan’s  ULTRA  for blood testing operations.

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2016 – £3.5m Investment

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Due to our success in the global export markets, we have recieved an investment of 3.5 million to develop and grow Cirdan.

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A Global Pathology Leader


We have a worldwide customer base, with customers on four continents. We pride ourselves on providing an international support network.



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