Abridge is an AI startup on a mission to bring context and understanding to every medical conversation so people can stay on top of their health.

Abridge’s enterprise-focused documentation solutions seamlessly structure and summarize information from any medical conversation, making it easier for systems to reduce provider burnout while also increasing patient satisfaction.

Abridge was founded in 2018 by Shiv Rao, Florian Metze, and Sandeep Konam. The company is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Abridge’s technology is powered by industry-leading R&D, as evidenced by their depth of peer-reviewed publications in medical conversation AI and user experience design. The company’s audio and ambient AI-centered solutions help clinicians practice at the top of their license and patients stay on top of their health.


Abridge is making its core machine learning technology available via API, helping care delivery entities seamlessly integrate with their existing telemedicine and call center platforms. Abridge also has technology partnerships in place with Twilio, Genesys, Vonage and more to support easy integrations and implementations.


Abridge has already helped more than 2,000 clinicians practice at the top of their license and 200,000 patients stay on top of their health. The platform is Armed with a proprietary dataset derived from more than 1.5 million medical encounters and more peer-reviewed papers about medical conversation AI than any other entity.


Abridge is backed by Union Square Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, UPMC Enterprises, Wittington Ventures, Pillar Venture Capital, Whistler Capital, and others. The company raised an oversubscribed $12.5M Series A-1 round on Aug 10, 2022. This brings Abridge's total funding to $27.5M to date.



  • Year founded: 2018
  • Funding Info: $27.5M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series A-1)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Pittsburgh
  • State: Pennsylvania
  • Country: United States
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