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Type Private
Founded 2006
Headquarters New York, USA
Key people Amir Leitersdorf, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Iri Amirav, CMO and Co-Founder
Slogan(s) "iMedix is a new way to find and share health information"
Type of site social networking
Launched January, 2006
Current status Active

iMedix is a health search engine and social network service that utilizes advanced proprietary algorithms to provide information in response to medical questions and concerns. iMedix is a U.S. cooperation and was founded in 2006 by Amir Leitersdorf and Iri Amirav. The company's R&D is based in Herzeliya, Israel.

Service and technology[edit]

The iMedix service is a combination of a health search engine and a collaborative community platform.[1] [2]


iMedix was one of PCWorld's 100 Incredibly Useful and Interesting Web Sites in 2008.[3]


  1. ^ Trivedi, Mayank (October 2009). "A study of search engines for health sciences" (PDF). International Journal of Library and Information Science pp. October, 2009 1 (5): 69–73. iMedix is a community powered health search engine, enabling people to easily find and share health information in order to make better health-related decision 
  2. ^ Dubner, Stephen (2007-12-14). "WebMD Meets Facebook (and Wikipedia): A Medical Revolution or a Nightmare?". New York Times. 
  3. ^ Mark Sullivan "100 Web Sites--The List by Category." PCWorld. Oct 2, 200

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