Dental Crowns And Bridges Market

Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market, By Type (Crowns, Bridges), By Material (Ceramics, Porcelain Fused to Ceramics, Metals), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), Latin America (LATAM), Middle-East & Africa (MEA) Trend Analysis, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2017-2027

  • Published Date: August 2021
  • Report ID: BWC2133
  • Available Format: PDF
  • Page: 200

Report Overview

Globally, the dental crowns and bridges market is growing owing to factors such as an increase in dental disorders, a growing interest in cosmetic dentistry, and the growing popularity of dental medical tourism, especially in developing countries.

The global dental crowns and bridges market was worth USD 4.3 billion in 2020 and is further projected to reach USD 6.7 billion by the year 2027, growing at a CAGR of 6.9% during the forecast period. The increasing dental disorders and growing demand for cosmetic dentistry are the major factors propelling the growth of the market. Furthermore, dental medical tourism, especially in developed countries, is projected to drive the global crowns and bridges market during the forecast period.

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Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market- Overview

A dental crown is basically a cap that covers damaged teeth, thereby improving the latter’s appearance. It can be made of a variety of materials such as metal or porcelain. A dental bridge, on the other hand, is used to place a missing tooth or more than one tooth. Dental bridges are prosthetic tooth replacement solutions that utilize adjacent teeth for support. Dental bridges have a long life and can last up to 15 years or longer. Dental crowns, on the other hand, need proper oral care to last around 10 years.

Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market Forecast and Trends

Growth Drivers

Increasing Cases of Dental Disorders

One of the major factors driving the growth of the global dental crowns and bridges market is the increasing prevalence of periodontal diseases and tooth decay, especially among the aging population. According to the World Health Organization, 2.3 billion people worldwide suffer from caries of the permanent teeth, which is more prevalent in nations with low and middle incomes. The consequences of dental decay include tooth loss, teeth shifting, and severe pain. Due to such issues, the demand for dental crowns and bridges is increasing at a high rate across the globe, thereby driving the growth of the market.

Growing Demand for Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is gaining huge popularity, especially in East-Asian countries. It is a fact that many people in East-Asian countries are spending a lot of money to get a perfect smile since they believe that it will make them seem friendlier and more approachable. A good smile also has the power to enhance their work, love, and social lives. Because of this, the demand for dental crowns and bridges is flourishing at a high rate. Furthermore, the use of robots for minimally invasive dental procedures, such as cap application, tooth cleaning, filling cavities, etc., is boosting the growth of the global dental crowns and bridges market.

Restraints

High Cost of Dental Crowns and BridgesProcedure

There are certain price-sensitive markets such as India and China where the price factor plays a crucial role. It is for this reason that the high cost of dental crowns and bridges, as well as their implant procedure, impede the growth of the market. The price of dental crown ranges between USD 1100 to USD 1500, whereas dental bridges cost around USD 2,000 to USD 5,000. Furthermore, the overall cost will also elevate depending on the type of treatment one is receiving for the implant. For instance, if someone is receiving bone grafting, root canal, or gum surgery, the price will increase.

Impact of COVID-19 on Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market

The COVID-19-induced pandemic has had anegative impact on the global dental crowns and bridges market. This is because many dental procedures were either postponed or canceled during the pandemic as it requires close contact of the patients with the doctor and dental equipment, which increases the risk of virus transmission. The global dental crowns and bridges market was also affected as the production and distribution channels were halted completely during the lockdown phase, permitting only essential items to be supplied. Due to these factors, the manufacturers suffered immensely. However, this downfall is estimated to be temporary and the market is estimated to elevate in the post-COVID-19 period.

Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market - By Type

Based on types, the global dental crowns and bridges market is segmented into crowns and bridges. The crown segment holds the largest market share and is likely to maintain its dominance even during the forecast period.The elderly population, especially those over the age of sixty, are very frequently faced with broken or cracked teeth, weak teeth, or teeth that are severely worn down. Consequently, the tooth becomes extremely sensitive to hot or cold foods and causes pain when eating or biting food. This is why, the large patient pool preferdental crowns, which propels its market demand.

Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market - By Material

Based on materials, the global dental crowns and bridges market is categorized into ceramics segment, porcelain fused to ceramics segment, and metals segment. Among these, the ceramic segment accounts for the largest market share because of its aesthetics as well as longevity. The use of all-ceramic crowns and bridges is highly prominent during dental procedures as they can last up to 15 years. Furthermore, its life can be extended up to 25 years with proper care and regular checkups, which means that it won't need to be replaced every few years, saving the patients a lot of money on replacements.

Global Dental Crowns and Bridges Market - Regional Insights

Geographically, the global dental crowns and bridges market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle-East & Africa. Among these regions, North America accounts for the largest market share because of the favorable reimbursement policies in developed countries like the US and Canada. Many dental insurance plans in North America cover bridges and implants, as well as replacements every 10 to 17 years, which is powering the growth of the dental crowns and bridges market in the region. Additionally, the Asia-Pacific region is also gaining substantial traction in the crowns and bridges market and is likely to witness an impressive growth during the forecast period.

Regional Insights

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Competitive Landscape

The leading market players in the global dental crowns and bridges market are Biotech Dental, Zimmer Biomet, Dentium, Glidewell, 3M, IvoclarVivadent AG, Henry Schein, Inc., National Dentex Lab, Nobel Biocare Services AG, Institut Straumann AG, Dentsply Sirona, OSSTEM Implant, Biohorizons Implant Systems, Inc., Derby Dental, Lithoz, GNI, Co. Ltd., LASAK, AMT SRL, GC Corporation, and other prominent players.

The industry players focus intensively on the product approvals, launches and the introduction of innovative products to expand their consumer base. The market players also adopt competitive market strategies like mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, collaborations, etc., to grow their market and gain a competitive edge.

Recent Developments

  • In August 2021, Roland DGA, a Japanese manufacturer, announced to be expanding their presence in the 3D printing industry with the launch of the SOL LCD 3D printer which will aid the production of dental models, temporary crowns, bridges, guards, etc.
  • In July 2021, LauralCrest Partners Inc., a Canadian private equity firm, announced the acquisition of CRH Oral Design Inc., a leading dental laboratory delivering high-end dental products such as crowns, bridges, implants, etc.

 

Scope of the Report:

Attributes

Details

Years Considered

Historical data – 2017-2020

Base Year – 2020

Forecast – 2021 – 2027

Facts Covered

Revenue in USD Million

Market Coverage

U.S, Canada, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, South Korea, China, India, UAE, South Africa, Saudi Arabia

Product Service/Segmentation

By Type, By Material, By Region

Key Players

Biotech Dental, Zimmer Biomet, Dentium, Glidewell, 3M, IvoclarVivadent AG, Henry Schein, Inc., National Dentex Lab, Nobel Biocare Services AG, Institut Straumann AG, Dentsply Sirona, OSSTEM Implant, Biohorizons Implant Systems, Inc., Derby Dental, Lithoz, GNI, Co. Ltd., LASAK, AMT SRL, GC Corporation, and other prominent players.

By Type

  • Crowns
  • Bridges

By Material

  • Ceramics
  • Porcelain Fused to Ceramics
  • Metals

By Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • The Asia-Pacific
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East & Africa

 

FAQs:

 

1. What is the current size of the global dental crowns and bridges market?

Answer: The global dental crowns and bridges market reached USD 4.3 billion in 2020.

2. What are the major factors driving the growth of the global dental crowns and bridges market?

Answer: The major factors driving the growth of the global dental crowns and bridges market are the increasing cases of dental disorders and growing demand for cosmetic dentistry.

3. Who are the key players in the global dental crowns and bridges market?

Answer: The key players in the global dental crowns and bridges market are: Biotech Dental, Zimmer Biomet, Dentium, Glidewell, 3M, IvoclarVivadent AG, Henry Schein, Inc., National Dentex Lab, Nobel Biocare Services AG, Institut Straumann AG, Dentsply Sirona, OSSTEM Implant, Biohorizons Implant Systems, Inc., Derby Dental, Lithoz, GNI, Co. Ltd., LASAK, AMT SRL, GC Corporation, and other prominent players.

4. Which type segment accounted for the largest share in the global dental crowns and bridges market?

Answer: The crown segment accounted for the largest share in the global dental crowns and bridges market.

5. Which region is at the highest growth rate in the global dental crowns and bridges market?

Answer: North America has the largest share in the global dental crowns and bridges market.