Healthy diagnosis: The recovering economy and increased healthcare coverage will improve revenue
IBISWorld’s Specialist Doctors market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In recent years, the Specialist Doctors industry has benefited from a rise in demand for the industry's services, thanks to an aging population and the growing prevalence of chronic diseases. While the economic environment is forecast to improve over the next five years, profit growth is expected to be mild through 2019. Meanwhile, an aging population and healthcare reform will bolster demand for industry services, as more people have gained healthcare insurance coverage as a result of healthcare reform... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Specialist Doctors industry is highly fragmented and has a low level of concentration. The largest four industry players are estimated to account for less than 4.0% of industry revenue and only one provider is expected to generate more than 1.0% of total industry revenue. About 45.3% of industry establishments are solo practices and nonemployers (companies with no employees) account for less than 4.0% of revenue. This share indicates that larger practices generate more revenue.
During the past five years, consolidation has been increasing, albeit at a slow pace... purchase to read more
What is the Specialist Doctors Industry?
A specialist doctor is a physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery. This industry includes establishments or health practitioners with a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree. These individuals primarily practice specialized medicine, such as anesthesiology, oncology and ophthalmology, or surgery. This industry does not include primary care physicians or mental health specialists.
Internal medicinePediatricsObstetrics and gynecologyAnesthesiologyGeneral surgeryEmergency medicineDermatology and cosmetic surgery
Providing internal medicine servicesProviding pediatrics servicesProviding obstetrics and gynecology servicesProviding anesthesiology servicesOperating MD (except mental health) offices Operating surgical (except dental) officesOperating DO and mental health offices Operating mental health physician offices