The market size of the Global Dental Autoclave Market in the year 2021 is valued at 269.64 million and is predicted to reach 379.5 million by the year 2030 at an 4.01% CAGR during the forecast period.
Dental autoclaves are widespread for cleaning and sterilizing dental equipment. An autoclave is a medical device that uses severe heat, steam, and a highly compressed environment to clean the surface. The key driving force for the dental autoclave market growth is the increase in dental problems and medical awareness among consumers about equipment sterilization. An increase in hospital awareness of before and post-surgery infections through sterilization is also driving the dental autoclave market. The benefits afforded to health practitioners, such as speed and quality, represent a market opportunity for dental autoclaves.
Furthermore, positive government measures like infection prevention guidelines for dental equipment and consumables are projected to boost the industry. The main barrier to market expansion for dental autoclaves is the rise in the prices of customized goods. The growing availability of lucrative dental tourism plans is increasing the acceptability of dental aesthetic procedures.
Additionally, technological advancements in dental autoclaves will create new commercial opportunities. The reduced full-cycle duration and improved capacity of new and sophisticated dental autoclaves will expand their appeal in dental clinics and research institutes in the next years. The presence of competent staff in essential sterilizing situations such as cycle disruption and equipment management may help market expansion.
The dental autoclave market is divided into product and end-use. Based on product, the market is segmented into semi-automatic, automatic, and manual. Based on end-use, the dental autoclave market is segmented into hospitals, clinics, and other end users.
Based on the product, the automatic segment is a significant contributor to the dental autoclave market.
An automatic dental autoclave is a sterilizer that uses a catch to start the sterilizing process. This market segment is predicted to develop at the quickest rate throughout the forecast period due to its capability to give speedy and error-free findings. Automatic autoclaves have various advantages over manual and semi-automatic autoclaves, including faster results, greater ease of use, and improved failure detection. These reasons are projected to drive market segmentation growth.
The hospital and clinics segment witnessed growth at a rapid rate.
Hospitals and clinics accounted for the highest revenue portion of the dental autoclave market. The increase in hospital-acquired illnesses has created a strong demand for improved sterilizing technologies, increasing the patient pool admitted to hospitals and dentistry clinics. The growing popularity of cosmetic dental procedures has developed a strong need for sophisticated dental services. Furthermore, favorable reimbursement rules for dental operations, compact autoclaves in clinics, and advanced healthcare infrastructure will drive market expansion.
The North American dental autoclave market holds a significant regional revenue share.
The North American dental autoclave market is expected to register the highest market share because of increased medical spending and awareness of dental procedures. The presence of modern healthcare infrastructure, strong patient awareness levels and substantially higher healthcare expenditure levels in the region are some of the market's high-impact contributing drivers. The widespread presence of government activities aimed at adopting and monitoring medical device sterilization in the United States is also predicted to drive market expansion. In addition, Asia Pacific is projected to grow rapidly in the global dental autoclave market. Major factors projected to fuel regional market expansion throughout the projection period include significant unexplored potential, improved healthcare infrastructure, consumer purchasing power, and patient awareness levels.
major key players in the Dental autoclave market are Bavarian Noric; SIGA Technologies; Chimerix; EMERGENT; Gilead Sciences, Inc.