DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bd0c83/digital_dentistry)
has announced the addition of WinterGreen Research, Inc.'s new report "Digital
Dentistry Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to
2017" to their offering.]
The markets for the digital dentistry products are highly competitive.
The competitive factors are features, reliability, brand name
recognition, distribution network, customer service, and price. The
product cycles are shortening. Vendors work to develop, complete
testing, obtain regulatory approval and sell commercial quantities of
new products in a timely manner.
The digital dental CAD/CAM systems, digital dental x-ray, laser, and
scanner markets are characterized by changing customer needs. Change
relates to efficiencies provided by the technology. As the technology
becomes improved, systems are more modern units are offered. Vendors are
positioning to extend core technologies to new applications and
anticipate and respond to emerging standards, business models, service
delivery methods and other technological changes.
Digital Dental CAD/CAM systems are priced to sell equipment and
software. Sales include the parts and printing services business.
Services suppliers are operating on a local level. Success depends on
the ability to enhance existing products and services. New products and
services are introduced on a timely basis. Vendors seek to provide
According to Susan Eustis, principal author of the study, factors
driving this market include achievement of higher capability for
efficient care delivery by dentists. Fewer visits are needed to install
crowns and bridges, creating incentive and ROI for practicing dentists
to move to digital dentistry. Increased demand for better dentistry and
more aesthetic outcomes is a significant market trend. Systems
implementations are dependent on patients having disposable income that
they are willing to invest in their teeth.
Biolase Technology, Inc.
Dental Technology Consultants
Mack Molding Co.
National Dentex Corporation
OpenCell BioMed Inc. (OCBM)
Orchid Orthopedic Solutions
Patterson Dental Company
Ratos / Vidar
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering--Purdue
Westlake Plastics Company
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