About us

Figure 1’s mission is to democratize medical knowledge and improve the future of healthcare. Millions of healthcare professionals—as well as prominent institutions including Doctors Without Borders, BMJ, and Mount Sinai Health System—use our digital platform to share cases and help save lives. In just a few years, we have become the largest active network of medical professionals in the world. And that’s only the beginning.

Extraordinary real-life stories unfold every day on Figure 1. We see physicians in field hospitals treating Syrian refugees, physician assistants treating patients on remote Alaskan fishing boats, and surgeons demonstrating cutting-edge techniques to an audience of their peers. Thanks to our global community, we’ve been able to connect healthcare professionals from around the world with the help they need in the moment they need it.

Questions and Support

  1. Where can I download Figure 1? Figure 1 is a free download on the App Store and Google Play. It is also available on the web at app.figure1.com.
  2. Who founded the company? Figure 1 was co-founded by chief medical officer Dr. Joshua Landy, chief executive officer Gregory Levey, and chief technology officer Richard Penner.
  3. Where can I find answers to my other questions? Browse our FAQs for answers to our most commonly asked questions, including how we protect patient privacy. For more support, contact us.

Institutional Partners

Figure 1 is proud to have prominent institutions including the ones above sharing their clinical expertise with our global community.


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