Key Features

Powerfull Differential Builder
World's Largest Medical Image Library
Smart Search for Chief Complaints, Diagnoses, and Drug Reactions
Trademarked Sympticon Visualization Technology
Expert Content
Patient Engagement and Handouts
Mobile Access
Earn CME

VisualDX for Clinicians

Excellence in clinical decision-making

Clinicians can quickly build a custom differential diagnosis across general medicine or use the powerful search function to access patient-specific clinical information and the world's best medical images.

  • Minimize diagnostic errors that cost practices and healthcare systems billions annually
  • Reduce errors that harm patients and can lead to increased costs and valuable time spent trying to find the correct diagnosis and deal with incorrect care.
  • Save time in coming to a more accurate diagnosis at the point of care.
  • Engage with patients via patient handouts and pictures for over 200 top diagnoses.

VisualDx for Medical Schools

Enhance problem-based learning

As the leading clinical decision support system, we teach students how to quickly build an appropriate differential and avoid common diagnostic pitfalls. Information-assisted decision-making is far more beneficial than just memory-based education.

  • Complements case-based learning and collaborative problem-solving.
  • Improves pattern-recognition skills.
  • Expert peer-reviewed resource.
  • Enhances medical school learning in classroom, clinic, and on the wards.
  • Easily integrates into Problem-Based Learning and GME-level programs.

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VisualDx Plus DermExpert

A picture is worth a better diagnosis

Utilizing Apple’s Core ML Technology to get personalized skin answers in seconds.

Leveraging our comprehensive image library of skin conditions, our deep knowledge base, and machine learning, VisualDx provides the primary care practitioner the help needed to recognize, understand, and treat skin conditions.

The Need

A global, critical need is to improve the recognition of skin. Up to 25% of all primary care visits involve a skin complaint. These providers are ill-equipped to handle these complaints and there are not enough dermatologists to handle the case load.

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The Solution

DermExpert incorporates Apple’s renowned ease-of-use technology with VisualDx’s unparalleled differential diagnosis aid. After a clinician takes a picture of the patient’s skin, DermExpert immediately identifies the skin lesion morphology, which is critical to making a more accurate diagnosis at the point of care.

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The Technology

VisualDx has long been on the forefront of medical innovation and is now integrating artificial intelligence to improve skin condition recognition. Thanks to Apple’s Core ML, the analyzing of skin conditions can occur right on the phone, ensuring privacy without discounting accuracy.

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Customer Testimonials

How VisualDx Works

Quick tips to guide you on the key features of VisualDx.


Clinicians save up to 26 minutes per day when using VisualDx




Images of disease or clinical guidance on therapy, risk management, drug reactions and more.


Institutions that are using VisualDx Worldwide

Frequently Asked Questions

VisualDx is an internationally recognized award-winning diagnostic clinical decision support system. VisualDx combines clinical search with the world's best medical image library, plus medical knowledge from experts to help with diagnosis, treatment, self-education, and patient communication. Expanding to provide diagnostic decision support across general medicine, the new VisualDx brings increased speed and accuracy to the art of diagnosis. See how VisualDx works in the videos section.

We suggest you contact your local administrator or librarian to discuss the access options at your institution. You can also contact Ovid Support.

Follow these guidelines for use of VisualDx images in educational and non-commercial settings.

We provide free live webinars with our expert training staff. Contact Ovid Support to organise training for your users.

We also provide recorded training videos in this page.

We offer online learning, including VisualDx case studies, and some educational resources. Remember in the video section we also provide video case studies.

VisualDx is used all over the world and has received numerous KLAS Awards. These demonstrate the great strides being made by VisualDx in the clinical decision support sector.

Please follow these instructions to start using VisualDx on your mobile.

These instructions are also available in Spanish, French, Italian and Swedish.

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