About us

Diagnose.me is an online platform where patients can directly access specialised medical experts, independent of their geographical location.

Based in the Netherlands, the company was founded by entrepreneurs Ivan Stefunko and Lukas Alner after their own personal experiences of traumatic health diagnoses and the difficulty in accessing expert medical opinions.

Our co-founder's story: Why we exist

A few years ago, this serial entrepreneur, angel investor and venture capital pioneer, faced a life-threatening diagnosis. Personal experience with the difficulties of finding top quality medical advice led him to co-found Diagnose.me.

Our mission

A key to successful treatment is a correct diagnosis. We believe that the best thing you can do to ensure you’re making the right medical decision is to consult more than one doctor. Diagnose.me provides access to top medical specialists around the world so that patients can get personalised, quality medical opinions in a timely and cost effective manner.

Signature

Our patient-centric approach and emphasis on quality medical consultations allowed us to build a global service

Thousands of patients from 55 countries

Hundreds of medical specialists from 35 countries
  1. 2013

    Diagnose.me platform is live and certified by the Dutch Data Protection Authority (DDPA) in Hague.

  2. 2014

    Diagnose.me platform is featured in Health 2.0 London, selected by Forbes as one of the emerging startups to follow.

  3. 2015

    Diagnose.me is one of the European Business Awards nominees, participates on TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco and is rewarded by Health Policy Institute for the highest quality of its service.

  4. 2016

    Diagnose.me platform has more than 150 specialists and medical centers of excellence from over 30 countries and thousands patients from 55 countries.

Meet our team

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Ivan Stefunko, Co-founder and Board Member

A few years ago, this serial entrepreneur, angel investor and venture capital pioneer, faced a life-threatening diagnosis. Ivan’s personal experience with the difficulties of finding top quality medical advice led him to co-found Diagnose.me.

When I was faced with a difficult diagnosis, there was no easy way to get in touch with the world’s best radiologists. This experience led me to found Diagnose.me.

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Lukas Alner, Co-founder and CEO

Lukas is an enthusiastic entrepreneur. Among other things, he was a former partner and CEO of Zoznam.sk, the #1 search portal in Slovakia. He is also a partner in Interklinik, one of the most prestigious Slovak clinics. After a dramatic experience with the birth of his son, Lukas decided to combine his knowledge of eCommerce and healthcare to found Diagnose.me.

When we manage to help just one person, one family in distress, we consider our job well done.

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Erik Ranschaert, Chief Medical Officer

Erik is a telemedicine pioneer particularly focused on internet applications for radiology. He is a member of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) Leadership Institute, a select group of professionals, contributing to the ESR's activities and consulting on current issues, as well as Board Member at European Society of Medical Imaging Informatics.

This platform is really aiming for global public. We can serve patients in more than 20 languages and this is distinguishing us from other types of services.

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Dasa Dercova, business development director

Dasa delivers strategic, tailored, and innovative solutions to help Diagnose.me business partners achieve their commercial goals, slash operational expenses and boost profitability. She has experience in growth strategy and project management in the EMEA region.

Interacting with customers via new innovative channels while delivering added value is essential for building customer loyalty.

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Miro Skovajsa, Chief Operating and Financial Officer

Miro manages the various financial aspect of the company while always looking for new business opportunities. He worked at JP Morgan Chase in New York City for 10 years and is passionate about the use of technology to improve peoples’ lives.

Think of all the times you ask others for a second opinion – about dinner, clothing, which vacation to take… why wouldn’t you do the same for your health?

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Adam Stipak, Head of IT development

Adam is responsible for technology setup, IT infrastructure and maintenance of Diagnose.me. He worked previously at Sygic as full stack developer and Scrum master.

I believe that we can build the platform which will be saving lives every day and every hour.

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Nataliya Markovska, Account Manager

Nataliya works directly with our doctors and clients to improve the user experience on the website. She is also our Russian and Spanish interpreter.

The nicest feeling ever is when you know that you have helped someone in need. This is why I love working here so much.'

Our Partners

Diagnose.me B.V., is backed by strong partners with experience in healthcare, telemedicine, technology, internet, and innovative businesses.

Benson Oak
A private equity firm with over 20 years of experience in EU market
Bridgestart
US based Venture Capital
Z-Visie
A Dutch pioneer in teleradiology, telemedicine, and health IT services
Neulogy Ventures
Slovak based Venture Capital
Pro Partners
Major investment group operating in CEE region. One of their investments is Dr.Magnet - leading provider of medical imaging services in CEE (about 100,000 MRIs performed annually)

Medical Advisory Board

Part of Diagnose.me team is Medical Advisory Board.
It’s composed of seven leading international specialists who ensure
the highest possible quality of medical service.

Meet our Medical Advisory Board