The Heron IOS is already widely appreciated for its unique user interface and ergonomics, which makes it the perfect choice for daily use by dental professionals worldwide.
With this next-generation software, 3DISC has developed new and innovative technology which greatly increases scan speed and accuracy while adding even more features to support lab, restorative and implant workflows. With this “open-source technology,” you are able to integrate seamlessly to other third-party software programs.
Small Scanner, Great Comfort
And, of course, Heron IOS still has the well-known benefits:
Less than 5 minutes to unbox, set up and begin scanning
■ 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
Giving you the best value for your money
The Heron™ IOS gives you the combination of reliable, durable technology, that is easy to use, and the greatest return on your investment. Put simply: it is the best value for your money.
The Most Affordable Scanner on the Market
The Durable Workhorse for your Clinic
The Heron™ IOS is available for a one-time affordable payment. There are no license or case fees. And you get free, unlimited software updates. All of this adds up to the lowest total cost of ownership for a digital intraoral scanning solution on the market.
The Heron™ IOS features a lightweight, durable scanner with no moving parts, except the fan, which means no downtime. It’s pre-calibrated, meaning you can use it right out of the box and it includes reusable tips. Free software updates mean that you get a constantly-improving solution; one that meets your scanning needs now, and in the future.
The Key to a More Efficient Workday
The Path to a Better Patient Experience
With Heron™ IOS, you are up and scanning right out of the box. It offers a low learning curve, and with the intuitive case management software, staff can learn the system within minutes. The scanner requires no warm-up time, which means less waiting time for patients and less time spent in the chair. And the open architecture and built in lab communication mean you can quickly and easily send files to your lab of choice.
The Heron™ IOS scanner’s lightweight design makes impression taking easier for you and the patient. The compact, ergonomic design means staff can work faster and more comfortably. The rotating tip allows for maximum maneuverability and the sleek build increases patient comfort.
Make an appointment to discuss your specific needs with one of our account representatives and find the perfect match.
An Open Impression Scanning Solution
for Dental Professionals
When you invest in a Heron™ IOS system, you receive a complete solution comprising a small, lightweight intraoral scanner, and a complete case management software package. The HeronClinic software supports the entire dental impression workflow, including case management, scanning, validation, commenting and order submission.
A Scanner Designed to Fit into the Modern Practice
Case Management Software Built for Collaboration
The Heron™ IOS scanner is designed with ergonomics in mind and features a slim, lightweight handpiece with optimal grip design and a rotating tip. It also offers premium features such as color capture and a built-in heater to prevent fogging. With this intraoral scanner for taking digital impressions, 3DISC provides a solution that supports the most common types of dental restoration.
The scanner comes with The Heron Clinic Software, a software application that takes care of case management and scanning, as well as lab sharing. The software offers a touchscreen interface and functions that are easy-to-use and built for collaboration between dental clinic and lab. You can share files directly from the software via the cloud-based file-sharing module or any other preferred method, such as e-mail.
Heron™ IOS Scanner Specifications
THE SCANNER 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 SCANNING PROCESS 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