Dental health is vital for overall health. Dental instruments include tools to manipulate, examine and restore and remove teeth and surrounding oral structure. The global dental surgery instruments market is growing at significant rate, due to mounting occurrence dental diseases, expanding geriatric population and budding need for cosmetic dentistry. Different products contributed to the dental surgery instruments market size. The market has witnessed high demand for consumables in the coming years due to repeated consumption of consumables by hospitals, dental practitioners, and dental clinics, for execution various surgeries.
Insight by Product
On the basis of product, the market is subdivided into instruments and consumables. Of all products, consumables segment is expected to grow at the faster rate in the market due to repeated consumption of consumables by hospitals, dental practitioners, and dental clinics, for execution various surgeries.
The instruments are further subdivided into lasers, handheld instruments, ultrasonic instruments, handpieces, and electrosurgical systems. The laser segment is expected to grow at the fastest rate in the market due to growing adoption of lasers in various dental surgical procedures and the development of technologically advanced lasers in the dental industry. In addition, handheld instruments accounted the largest share in the market, due to mounting need for these instruments for performing several types of dental surgical procedures and mounting number of dental practitioners & dental clinics.
Insight by Therapeutic Area
On the basis of therapeutic area, the market is subdivided into orthodontics, restorative dentistry, endodontics and others. Mounting occurrence of dental diseases, mounting acceptance of implants and prosthetic treatments and expanding geriatric population are some of the factors responsible for the growth of the restorative dentistry. Of all the therapeutic area, the restorative dentistry accounted foremost share in the dental surgery instruments market.
Insight by Patient Care Settings
On the basis of patient care settings, the market is subdivided into clinics and hospitals. Quick acceptance of advanced surgical instruments, mounting occurrence of dental diseases, and mounting number of dental clinics in developing countries are the factors growing the demand of dental surgery instruments in clinics. Among the all patient care settings, the clinics accounted the largest share and is expected to grow at fastest rate in the dental surgery instruments market.
Mounting usage of dental lasers for speedy and painless dental surgeries and alliance of dental practices are the trends in the dental surgery instruments market.
Mounting occurrence of dental diseases, budding need for cosmetic dentistry and mounting number of dental practitioners and dental clinics are the primary growth drivers for dental surgery instruments market. For instance, according to World Health Organization (WHO), globally 60%-90% of school children suffer from dental cavities.
Boosting medical tourism in emerging countries, expanding geriatric population and mounting dental expenditure are also facilitating the growth for the dental surgery instruments market. For instance, according to World Health Organization (WHO), globally in 2010 approximately 524 million people were aged 65 years and older, and is expected to reach 1.5 billion in 2050.
Absence of alertness, elevated price of dental surgical instruments, shortage of dentists in low-income economies, and inadequate reimbursements for dental surgeries are the major challenges for the growth of dental surgery instruments market.
Globally, the manufacturing companies trying to enter the dental surgery instruments market are required to maintain stringent regulatory standards. Moreover, the high level of capital requirement also poses a major barrier for the entry of new players. This offers an edge to the established players in the industry competition.
Geographically, Europe is the largest dental surgery instruments market as in the region the occurrence of dental diseases is increasing. Expanding geriatric population, escalating implementation of dental cosmetic treatments and mounting oral healthcare expenditure are also up surging growth of the North American dental surgery instruments market. For instance, according to WHO, by 2020, the number of people aged 85 years and above is expected to reach 19 million in European region.
Asia-Pacific is observed to witness fastest growth in the market, due to mounting medical tourism for dental treatments. In addition, mounting occurrence of dental diseases, expanding geriatric population, mounting awareness regarding dental problems and mounting healthcare expenditure are also creating a positive impact on the dental surgery instruments market growth in the region.
Key players in the dental surgery instruments market are catering the demand of these devices by investing on technologically advanced products in their product portfolio across the globe. In March 2017, Dentsply Sirona Inc., expanded its turbine product line by including the T3 mini with a fixed connection.
In addition, Danaher Corporation acquired Integrated DNA Technologies, to expand its presence in genomic market. Dentsply Sirona Inc., Nakanishi Inc., A-Dec Inc., Danaher Corporation, Biolase, Inc., Brasseler USA, 3M Company, Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corporation, Coltene Holding AG, Hu-Friedy Manufacturing Company, LLC, and The Yoshida Dental Mfg. Co., Ltd are the key players offering dental surgery instrument.