Europe Dental Equipment Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017 - 2022)

The European dental equipment market was estimated at USD 1.6 billion in 2014 and is projected to reach USD 2.40 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 7 % during the forecast period from 2014 to 2021.

Dental tools are used by dental professionals to examine, manipulate, restore and remove teeth and surrounding oral structures and to provide dental treatment. The end-users for this market include hospitals, dental clinics, and dental practitioners.

Europe Dental Equipment Market-Market Dynamics

The report details several factors driving and restraining the market, some of which are listed below.


Rising demand for cosmetic surgery

High prevalence of dental disorders because of tobacco use, unhealthy diet, poor oral hygiene, and consumption of harmful alcohol

Rise in geriatric population

Technological advancements

Low penetration rate for dental implants, which enables cost-effective dental implants for the end-user

Increasing number of dental clinics and practitioners providing large level dental care services


The high price of advanced dental equipment and the taxes on certain classes of dental equipment may hinder the market growth.

The market for dental equipment is segmented based on the type of products, which include general and diagnostic devices (systems and parts, dental implants, crowns and bridges, dental lasers, radiology equipment, dental biomaterial, dental chairs), treatment-based devices (orthodontic, endodontic, periodontic, prosthodontics), other dental devices (laboratory machines and accessories, hygiene maintenance, retail dental care essentials) and dental consumables. Dental lasers are expected to contribute towards the growth of the dental equipment market.

Based on geography, the market is segmented into France, the UK, Germany, Russia, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Scandinavia, and Benelux. Europe accounts for a major share of the market, owing to government support, growing demand for technologically advancing oral healthcare products and rising awareness among people about oral health, closely following North America.

Many players in this market are trying to expand their product portfolio in order to top the global market. While a few companies are entering the market by acquisitions, top companies are expanding their growth in this market by acquiring other companies. Some companies have adopted product innovation and new product launches as their key business strategy to ensure their dominance in this market.

Some of the key players in the market are:

Henry Schein Inc.

Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co.

Ivoclar Vivadent AG

Midmark Corporation

Nakanishi Inc.

Key Deliverables in the Study

Market analysis for the European dental equipment market, with region-specific assessments and competition analysis on the global and regional scale.

Market definition along with the identification of key drivers and restraints.

Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenario, rising prospective opportunities, and identification of key companies that can influence this market on a global and regional scale.

Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their market share.

Identification and analysis of the macro and micro factors that affect the European dental equipment market on both global and regional scale.

A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.

A wide-ranging knowledge and insights about the major players in this industry and the key strategies adopted by them to sustain and grow in the studied market.

Insights on the major countries/regions in which this industry is growing and to also identify the regions that are still untapped.

1. Introduction

1.1 Report Description

1.2 Research Methodology

1.3 Stakeholders

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Landscape

3.1 Market Overview

3.2 Market Dynamics

3.2.1 Market Drivers Growing Medical and Dental Tourism in Developing Countries Increase in Aging Population Rising Demand for Cosmetic Dentistry Low Dental Implant Penetration Rate Economic Growth Emerging Markets

3.2.2 Market Restraints Lack of Proper Reimbursement Lack of Awareness Apathy towards Dental Care in Developing Nations

3.2.3 Market Opportunities Dental Disorders on a Rise Low Penetration Rates for New Technologies

3.2.4 Market Challenges High Cost of Treatment Regulatory Risk Significant Barriers to Entry

3.2.5 Porter's Five Forces Analysis Bargaining Power of Suppliers Bargaining Power of Buyers Threat of New Entrants Threat of Substitutes Competitive Rivalry

4. Market Segmentation

4.1 Market Segmentation, By Type of Products

4.1.1 General and Diagnostic Equipment Market Systems and parts Dental Implants Crown and Bridges Dental Lasers Soft Tissue Lasers Lasers Solid State Lasers Diode Lasers All (Hard/Soft) Tissue Laser Market Solid state lasers

4.1.2 Radiology Equipment Extra-Oral Radiology Equipment Panoramic X-Ray Unit Cephalometric X-Ray Unit Intra-Oral Radiology Equipment Photostimulable Phosphor (PSP) Systems Digital Sensors Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Scanners

4.1.3 Dental Biomaterial

4.1.4 Dental Chairs and Equipment

4.2 Treatment Based Devices Market

4.2.1 Orthodontic

4.2.2 Endodontic

4.2.3 Peridontic

4.2.4 Prosthodontic

4.3 Other Dental Device Markets

4.3.1 Laboratory Machines and Accessories

4.3.2 Hygiene Maintenance

4.3.3 Retail Dental Care Essentials

4.4 Dental Consumables Markets

5. Market Segmentation, By Country

5.1 Germany

5.2 France

5.3 Italy

5.4 Spain

5.5 Sweden

6. Competitive Landscape

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Mergers & Acquisitions

6.3 Agreements & Collaborations

6.4 New Product Developments

6.5 Other Developments

6.6 Market Share Analysis

7. Company Profiles

7.1 Henry Schein Inc.

7.1.1 Overview

7.1.2 Financials

7.1.3 Products & Services

7.1.4 Strategy

7.1.5 Developments

7.2 Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co.

7.2.1 Overview

7.2.2 Financials

7.2.3 Products & Services

7.2.4 Strategy

7.2.5 Developments

7.3 Ivoclar Vivadent AG

7.3.1 Overview

7.3.2 Financials

7.3.3 Products & Services

7.3.4 Strategy

7.3.5 Developments

7.4 Midmark Corporation

7.4.1 Overview

7.4.2 Financials

7.4.3 Products & Services

7.4.4 Strategy

7.4.5 Developments

7.5 Nakanishi Inc.

7.5.1 Overview

7.5.2 Financials

7.5.3 Products & Services

7.5.4 Strategy

7.5.5 Developments

7.6 Patterson Companies Inc.

7.6.1 Overview

7.6.2 Financials

7.6.3 Products & Services

7.6.4 Strategy

7.6.5 Developments

8. Appendix

8.1. Abbreviations

8.2. Sources

8.3. Bibliography

8.4. Disclaimer

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