Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The past five years have been foggy for the Eye Surgery Clinics industry with a number of challenges faced. Industry operators have felt the pinch of the recession as industry performance is closely tied to general economic activity. However, the industry is poised for growth over the five years to 2018. Higher projected household incomes and an improved sense of financial stability will encourage consumers to loosen their purse strings and spend on services that they put off during the recession, including corrective surgery.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Eye surgery centers are located in most states, reflecting the industry's fragmented nature. The geographic spread of the industry also indicates the high demand for corrective eye surgery services on a national scale, a factor that serves to encourage the establishment of a number of centers close to heavily populated regions. The regions accounting for the largest share of industry activity include the Southeast, West, Mid-Atlantic and Great Lakes. The largest states in terms of industry establishments and employment are California, Texas and Florida.
The industry has a low degree of geographic concentration, with the Southeast and West regions accounting for about 45.5% of all establishments in 2013. These regions are headquartered to the largest operators in the industry... purchase to read more