The global dental radiography market report highlights that the market was valued at $2,328.5 million in 2021 and is expected to reach $3,914.8 million by the end of 2031. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.17% during the forecast period 2022-2031.
The market for dental radiography devices is rapidly growing, with an increasing number of dental procedures requiring modalities. Oral cancer and oral disorders have emerged as serious public health concerns and rising awareness for oral health is driving the market forward. Various branches of dentistry such as implantology, endodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery and orthodontics require radiography techniques as a basic diagnostic tool.
The COVID-19 pandemic had a debilitating impact on the global healthcare ecosystem. Hospitals and clinics faced several challenges such as lack of resources, high patient influx, and risk of infection among care providers. The dental radiography market was negatively impacted due to the pandemic due to stoppage and postponing of elective procedures, including dental procedures. The market is projected to witness considerable growth during the forecast period 2022-2031. The increasing innovations and product designs in the global market and the growing use in emerging economies are the driving factors for the growth of the market.
The development of advancements such as integration of software with the dental imaging systems, surge in dental tourism and increased awareness regarding dental care and oral hygiene are leading to the evolving of dental radiography continuously. In terms of regional markets potential, Europe and Asia-Pacific are projected to grow with considerable CAGR during the forecast period 2022-2031. The rising prevalence of oral disorders and oral cancer, rising need for cosmetic dentistry, growing technology adoption, and improving healthcare infrastructure are the macro factors that will advance the regions’ market growth.
The key players operating in the market include: Carestream Dental LLC, Midmark Corporation, Acteon Group, Dentsply Sirona, Inc., Envista Holdings Corporation, J. MORITA Corporation, Planmeca Group, Takara Belmont Corporation, Straumann Group, 3Shape A/S are DURR DENTAL SE, are few among others.