Number of pages: 100-120 | Report Format: PDF | Published date: 10 June, 2020
Historical Years – 2018 & 2019 | Base Year – 2020 | Forecasted Years – 2021 to 2031
Dental instruments are tools that are used by dentists to provide dental treatment. They include simple to advanced devices to examine, manipulate, restore and remove teeth and surrounding oral structures. Whereas, dental consumables include products such as implants, braces, crowns, dental impression materials, dental anesthetics dental hygiene and others. They are used for the treatment of dental disorders such as tooth restoration, problems associated with gingival tissues, dental impairments, dental caries, and periodontal diseases.
The global dental equipment & consumables market is mainly driven by increasing incidence of dental disorders coupled with growing geriatric population, increasing demand for cosmetic dentistry and launch of technologically advanced products. Consumer interest generated through online advertisements is also likely to play a pivotal role in contributing to the growth of the market globally. However, high cost coupled with limited coverage for dental treatment is likely to restrain the market growth to a certain extent.
The global dental equipment & consumables market has been analyzed from three perspectives: Type, End User, and Region.
Dental Equipment & Consumables Market by Type
Based on type, the market has been segmented into equipment and consumables. The equipment segment is further categorized into dental lasers, dental radiology equipment, laboratory machine/general machines and systems & parts. Whereas, consumables are furthered categorized into dental prosthetics, dental anesthetic, endodontic materials, orthodontics materials, periodontics materials, dental hygiene and others dental consumables. The consumables segment accounted for the largest share in the market owing to increasing dental procedures coupled with rising awareness about oral and dental treatment. Easy availability and affordability of consumables is also expected to fuel the market growth.
Dental Equipment & Consumables Market by End User
Based on end user, the dental equipment & consumables market has been segmented into hospitals, dental clinics and other end users (academics & research centers and ambulatory care centers). The dental clinics is expected to be the fastest growing segment in the dental equipment & consumables market owing to increasing number of dental clinics in emerging markets, adoption of advanced technologies and large number of patients preferring dental clinics for primary dental care.
Dental Equipment & Consumables Market by Region
Based on region, the global dental equipment & consumables market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World (ROW). North America dominated the dental equipment & consumables market, followed by Asia Pacific. The large share of North America in the global market can largely be attributed to the growing awareness regarding the importance of oral hygiene, favorable demographic trends and presence of prominent players in the region. Furthermore, growing prevalence of oral health problems is also expected to boost the growth of the market. According to CDC, more than 1 in 4 (26%) adults in the United States have untreated tooth decay. Whereas, nearly half of all adults aged 30 years or older show signs of gum disease; severe gum disease which affects about 9% of adults.
Some of the prominent players operating in the dental equipment & consumables market includes:-