Where can I purchase TytoHome?
Tyto is currently available through health systems and providers. Click here to see if your doctor offers Tyto.
What do I need in order to use TytoHome?
You will need a smartphone or tablet and a Wi-Fi internet connection.
What smartphones and tablets are compatible with Tyto?
TytoApp works with iOS (last 2 version) and Android (4.4.4 and above), and is compatible with most Apple iOs and Android OS devices.
Who is the healthcare provider on the other end of the visit?
All providers that use Tyto are licensed medical professionals. Our goal is to connect you with your own provider or network of providers whenever possible. Click here to see if there is a provider near you.
Do I need any training to use Tyto?
Tyto has built-in training videos and guidance technology to help ensure accuracy and ease-of-use. When using Tyto during a live telehealth exam, your clinician will guide you through the examination process, letting you know where to put the stethoscope on your heart, where to place the otoscope inside the ear, etc.
Is Tyto covered by insurance?
You can use your FSA (Flexible Spending Account) to pay for the Tyto device. Medical exams and virtual visits with your doctor are often covered by your insurance. Please check with your provider or insurance company to determine if telehealth visits are covered by your plan.
What exams can be performed using Tyto?
A Tyto visit provides your physician with high-quality digital sounds of the heart and lungs, high-quality digital images and video of the ears, throat, and skin and measures heart rate and body temperature. Using this examination data, your doctor can provide you with a diagnosis, treatment plan, and prescription if needed.
Can I use TytoHome away from home?
Yes. Tyto is lightweight, compact, and portable. It is designed for all types of remote use. All you need is the TytoApp, a smartphone or tablet, and a Wi-Fi connection.
Who sees the data from my exams, and is it HIPAA-compliant?
Exam data is sent via an encrypted, secure network and is stored on our HIPAA-compliant cloud. Only you and your healthcare provider can determine who can access your medical records.
Is Tyto FDA cleared?
Tyto Stethoscope is FDA cleared and all other devices comply with FDA requirements.
What People are Saying about Tyto
“We’ve done several telehealth visits with our 2-year-old daughter, who suffers from recurrent ear infections. Now I can easily have her ears checked by my doctor from home, and I don’t have to deal with long wait times. All of my experiences using Tyto have been great. I definitely recommend it to anyone with kids.”Krista, NY
“The best part of using Tyto was being in the comfort of my own home. My son Noah does not do well in doctor offices, so he was much more relaxed. ”Karen, NY
“Tyto was convenient and easy to use right from my home.”Mike, NJ
“I am able to call the doctor from home without dragging my child to the office during my work day or to urgent care during rain…there is a very sophisticated integration between the unit and the app. Easy to connect, easy instructions and a very user-friendly interface.”Aleksandr F., NY
“It was very user-friendly and each aspect was easy to navigate. The doctor was very helpful as well.”Deidre R., NY
“I have the device and it's simply genius. It spares me the trouble of making an appointment and entering a clinic full of germs and the possibility of getting infected with other diseases. I highly recommend it.”Noa N., Israel
“I purchased and it is really worth it. You don’t need to go to the doctor, even on Saturday instead of going to the emergency department you just call the doctor and he connects to the Tyto kit and examines your child remotely child. It saved me a lot of time and hassle!”Odelya B.
“Using Tyto, the doctor recognized an ear infection in my 6-month-old baby. We started treatment and had another Tyto visit when the treatment was finished. I was spared more than one visit at the hospital or clinic. It was all done from home.”Elad A.