Founded in 2017, Advanced Scanners is a privately held IP and Innovation company creating a machine vision platform based on our uniquely capable 3D optical scanning technology.

We are developing applications on this platform to solve significant and ubiquitous problems for neurosurgeons.


50 Hottest Startups

Advanced Scanners makes the AmericanInno list of The 50 Hottest Startups in Austin, TX.

Advanced Scanners Announces Its Inaugural Board of Directors

August 2019

Dr. Aaron Bernstein, CTO

Jeff Levine, CEO

Emma Cartmell

Jared Leger

Jonathan Black

Rob Shands, Observer

Angel Round

March 2019

Advanced Scanners closes an oversubscribed angel round with $1.54 million, led by FlatRock Investments and Emma Cartmell for the Central Texas Angel Network.

Demo Day - First Place

November 2018

Advanced Scanners wins first place at Demo day, closing out their participation in the Texas Health Catalyst program at Dell Medical School.

JULY 2018


Advanced Scanners completes the National Science Foundation’s I-Corps program.


May 2018

Advanced Scanners makes the Austin Chamber of Commerce’s A-List, winning the emerging growth category.

Capital Factory Portfolio Company

May 2018

Advanced Scanners becomes a Capital Factory portfolio company, and joins their accelerator program.

Texas A&M New Ventures

March 2018

Advanced Scanners wins $20,000 in cash and prizes at Texas A&M’s New Ventures Competition.


Cadaveric Study

To support our mission, Med2Market’s Dr. Aaron Ali and Paul Mariano fully sponsor a cadaveric study to validate our scanners’ capability, which yielded data which, to our knowledge, is unique in the world. See the video here.


January 2018

The Temple Health and Bioscience District approves a $25,000 grant in seed money to its newest tenant, Advanced Scanners.


August 2017

Advanced Scanners Inc. founded by an optical physicist and a serial entrepreneur to improve outcomes for patients undergoing open brain surgery.