What's New

You asked, we listened! Meet Pocket Brain for iOS 8 - our best just got better!
This update includes:
+ Optimization for iOS 8
+ New Layer Slider to quickly navigate between layers.
+ New Icons and Layout Design

We're busy working on our next update so keep your suggestions and feature requests coming. Oh, and if you have a moment, a virtual "high five" in the review section would be greatly appreciated!

Made in NYC and Galway, Ireland.

App Description


-- 75% DISCOUNT FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY -- $19.99 --> $4.99.

Pocket Brain redefines what engaging medical education content truly is. Our award-winning brain app, with its elegant design in eight layers of 3D neuro-anatomy, cross sections, and nerve pathway animations, contains over 50,000 words of learning material.

At Pocket Anatomy, we work with healthcare professionals, educators and patients to design meaningful and beautiful mobile medical education software.

+ All anatomical content resides in the app (no need for wi-fi or 3G).
+ 3D Rotating Brain with 8 layers of interactivity.
+ 50,000 words of supplementary detailed learning content.
+ Intuitive navigation (so you don’t have to scroll through a long lists)
+ Multiple quiz types & options, enabling self-paced learning.
+ Interactive engaging multimedia content.
+ Universal Build for iPhone and iPad

Pocket Brain is your premium medical education mobile reference tool. It assists the medical, nursing and health care practitioner learn clinically relevant anatomy of the human brain for examination, revision and patient education purposes.

The intuitive navigation enables the user to navigate through the protective meninges layers and sub-cortical structures into the ventricles with the ability to view each layer in 3D. Additional cross sections and nerve pathways have also been added.

Anatomical structures in each layer are pinned for identification and associated with each pin is additional concise relevant information including clinical notes.


“This interactive app for iPhone and iPad renders the old-fashioned textbook pretty close to obsolete.”
***** C-NET

“Blown away by this app, and thoroughly recommend it to any medical, nursing, or healthcare student.”
***** - iMedicalApps.com

“Provides a detailed look at eight layers of the brain, including cross sections, nerve pathways, and a load of supplementary learning material.”
***** - The Verge

“The ultimate interactive brain atlas....we can see this app as being vital to medical professionals and those studying anatomy and neuroanatomy.”
***** - AppAdvice.com

“Excellent visuals and a seamless 3D navigation interface.”
***** - MedGadget.com

Our suite contains the following medical education apps:

+ Pocket Anatomy - Interactive Human Body
+ Pocket Brain - Interactive Neuroanatomy
+ Pocket Heart - Interactive Cardiology

Unlike alternative human anatomy software, our apps have been co-developed with practitioners, educators and medical students (from storyboard phase right through to present day versions on the store).

We see our range of apps as ever evolving, and we invite you, our external team members, to share your feedback with us on how to improve the content, usability and design of our apps.

Click on the Support link below to participate in our Product Improvement Program.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 15, 2014 Initial release
  • November 13, 2014 New version 2.5
  • May 16, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99

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