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Dentists in the US: Market Research Report

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Dentists Market Research Report | NAICS 62121 | Apr 2014

Open wide: Healthcare reform will polish an industry relatively unfazed by recession

The Dentists market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$125bn
Annual Growth 09-14
2.7%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
979,696
Businesses
167,935
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Dentists industry is resilient and expected to benefit from improving dental care insurance coverage. The industry performed well during the recession and is expected to continue benefiting from favorable demographic trends, improvements in technology and mounting awareness of the importance of oral hygiene. In contrast, the cost of dental education has soared, weighing dental graduates down with debt that has hindered them from starting practices. Rapid advancements in technology are also making it very expensive to outfit a dental office. These factors have led to the growth of dental management practice companies, which reduce overhead... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Dentists industry has benefited from the increase in dental health coverage and advancements in technology. During the recession, many individuals curbed their demand for cosmetic procedures, such as implants, to cut their out-of-pocket health expenditures. Further hampering revenue growth, more consumers purchased preventive care items, such as toothpaste that protects tooth enamel, which slightly lowered their demand for dental care. Nevertheless, this trend was mitigated by many consumers using dental services due to the possibility of losing their employer-mandated health insurance. However, as unemployment increased, dental visits declined among individuals who lost their insurance coverage, resulting in a 0.8% drop in revenue in 2009... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Dentists Industry?

This industry includes firms of health practitioners with Doctor of Dental Medicine (DDM), Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Science (DDSc) degrees. Industry firms are primarily engaged in the independent practice of general or specialized dentistry or dental surgery. These practitioners operate private or group practices in their own offices (e.g. centers or clinics).

Industry Products
Restorative dental servicesPreventive servicesDiagnostic servicesOrthodonticsFixed prosthodonticsOral and maxillofacial surgeryNon-surgical endodontic services
 
Industry Activities
Independent general dental practiceIndependent specialized dental practiceIndependent practice of dental surgeryDental examinationsDental treatments


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