The Heron IOS is a digital 3D imaging solution bringing simplicity to the beauty of your work as a medical professional. One of the most ergonomic and easy to use scanners on the market, the Heron weighs in at 150 grams with a compact, streamlined design for more efficient scanning and increased patient comfort.

■ Compact and sleek design.

■ Unique ergonomic design with a rotating tip and a total weight of only 150 grams/5.3 ounces

■ Affordable one-time payment incl. free software upgrades

■ Excellent scan accuracy and precision

■ Open system architecture that fits seamlessly into the practice

Heron™ IOS Scanner Specifications


Dimensions Scanner Size: L 256 mm, W 43 mm, H 43 mm

Dimensions Base Size: L 306 mm, W 98 mm, H 72 mm

Acquisition Method : Active stereo imaging

Color Scanning : 24-bit (8-bits per channel)

Power Cord : 1.8 meters


Tooth Preparation : No powder or spray required

Scanning Principle : Continuously scans and accumulates (stitching) depth and color data

Distance Scanner - Tooth : 0-12 mm

Capture Time < 2 minutes per arch

HeronClinic Software

The HeronClinic Software is a highly intuitive scan & order management software package that is included in the Heron™ IOS solution. In addition to order management and scanning, the system allows you to share information with the lab via our cloud file-sharing solution. The software is designed to be highly intuitive, with a fast learning curve that provides fast and easy collaboration with the lab.

Heron Clinic Software Specifications

Output File Format : STL, PLY or OBJ

Compatibility with CAD/CAM Systems : Open architecture • Compatible with most dental CAD systems

Supported tasks : Case management, scanning, validation and lab sharing application

Cloud-based file sharing : Allows transfer of dental restoration case from dental office to dental lab and manufacturing

Indications : The scanner software is set up to aid in the creation of restorations such as anatomic crown, impression copings, inlays, onlays, provisional crown, anatomic pontic, reduced pontic, provisional pontic, veneers, diagnostic wax-ups, bite splints and implants

Interface : Touchscreen functionality

Software Highlights

■ Touch screen functionality

■ Heron Cloud solution for file sharing included

■ 3D scan viewer with comparison function to track patient tooth history

■ Support available in multiple languages (3DISC.com/support)

■ Support of the most common types of restorations

■ Open architecture for export to any open dental CAD system

3DISC is a privately-owned company with headquarters based in the United States and France with a diverse team of digital experts curated from a variety of high-tech backgrounds for one mission; to pioneer the digital dentistry landscape of tomorrow. Our goal is to deliver relevant clinical benefits to doctors through inclusively digital solutions, specifically intraoral scanners. When dental clinics choose 3DISC, they can trust our commitment to the continuous innovation of our solutions that will help bring simplicity to their workday and empower doctors to provide the highest quality treatment to their patients. That’s why we created the Heron IOS.