Periscope, founded in 2017, has the mission to enable proactive surgical care through personalised complication predictions and management for over 50 million patients annually by 2025 and be the surgical patient risk management platform of the future.

What we do

We use existing data, validated & locally retrained machine learning algorithms and workflow integration to aid clinical staff to deliver proactive and individualized care To support your clinical work, your hospita! and your patients.Together with you, we deliver a better experience for health care provider and patient, and better surgical outcomes at lower cost. To fully support your work, hospita! and patients.

The people at

Siri van der Meijden
Data Scientist
MSc in Technical Medicine from TU Delft. Performing a joint PhD on validation of our tool with University of Leiden.

Kathryn Lake
Data Scientist
BSc in Chemica! Engineering and 4+ years’ hands-on experience in applying advanced anaJytics, computer vision and machine learning.

Bart Steverink
CTO | Co-founder
Application, SaaS, Cloud Application, Custom Software Development and IT Consulting​ specialist.

Maryse Wiewel
Product owner
MD, PhD with a background in clinical microbiology, infectious diseases and population health management and the ambition to make healthcare pro-active and person-focused.

Pedro Juan Segura
Data Scientist
Experienced data scientist with a background in bioinformatics and biostatistics.

Frank Kleijer
Ambitious CFO with senior leadership experience in several companies, and a training in management accounting and control.

Marisa Polo
QARA Officer
LLM in EU Law (IP) and with experience in quality systems and regulatory compliance for the medical device industry.

Bart Geerts
CEO | Co-founder
Specialist physician and entrepreneur that supports patients and health care providers with machine learning and other digital tools to improve health and health care.

Laurens Schinkelshoek
Data Scientist
Data scientist with a passion to bring the promise of AI to the reality of the clinic.

Nuno Lima
QARA manager
MSc in Biophysics and Nanosystems, with experience in quality systems and regulatory compliance for the medical device industry.

Luuk Mes
Data engineer
Data Engineer with a passion to utilise his skills to improve society by ensuring exceptional data quality, integrity, and automation of data pipelines.

“ We help hospitals to focus on what really matters and ensure safer recovery of patients ”

Our advisory board

Prof Michael R. Pinsky
Chair Critical Care University Pittsburgh MC

Dr. Fenna Heyning
Health innovator &
Former director Foundation for Cooperation of Top-Clinical hospitals (STZ)

Dr. Emma Bruns
Resident Surgery & Journalist at NRC

Prof Geert Kazemier
Head of HPB Surgery Amsterdam UMC

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