Celebrating 125 years since the discovery of X-rays!

Celebrating 125 years since the discovery of X-rays!

It’s now 125 years since Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen first discovered X-rays and changed the world as we know it. We have been there from the very beginning and continue to shape the development of X-ray technology through our numerous innovations. Today, over 240,000 patients across the globe come into contact with our products every hour. 

Join us in celebrating the year of the X-rays and immerse yourself in the fascinating history of this technology and Siemens Healthineers!


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“Röntgen must have gone mad!”

On November 8, 1895, Röntgen ushered in a new era that turned the world of medicine upside down. Every month during the year of the X-ray, you can look forward to one of 12 fascinating articles about the history of X-ray technology.


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Fireworks in the X-ray room?

Discover striking and surprising facts in our quiz on X-rays!


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The future at your fingertips

Would you like to know more about the current applications of X-ray technology? We shed light on unusual procedures, the latest research projects, and future developments in a monthly series.


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Innovations transform the world of medicine

Explore the history of X-ray technology at the click of the mouse!