The dental diagnostic and surgical equipment market in China to grow at a CAGR of 8.34% during the period 2017-2021.
The report, Dental Diagnostic and Surgical Equipment Market in China 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
One trend in market is growing investments by foreign investors. Dental industry in China is still in an early developmental stage, and a recent survey on oral health reported that about 94% of people have some dental issues. The majority of the Chinese population have a negative attitude toward private healthcare system. Despite this factor, the government is focusing on private investors to improve healthcare services for both general and dental care.
According to the report, one driver in market is increase in incidence of orthodontic and periodontal diseases. Periodontal disease such as bleeding in gums is prevalent among the adult and pediatric population. In China, the prevalence of dental caries in an older population is common and varies in different regions from 68.03% to 88.48%. Dental caries is common and result in chewing difficulties, pain, and decrease their overall quality of life. Epidemiological studies show that the prevalence of dental caries is comparatively higher in adults when compared with children. In 2015, research estimated that about 600 million adults aged 24-54 in China have dental cavities. The report also stated that about 66.89% of the children aged 5 and 29% aged 12 have dental cavities. Smoking, inadequate oral hygiene, diabetes, and lack of awareness about dental health are major causes of periodontal diseases in people.