Plastic Surgeons in the US: Market Research Report

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Plastic Surgeons Market Research Report | Life Sciences | Health Practitioners | Sep 2013

Doctor's orders: Revenue will continue growing, but not without competition from medspas

IBISWorld’s Plastic Surgeons market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Augmented industry growth

Demand for plastic surgery has been on the rise thanks to factors including the aging population, favorable public perception and technological advances. Despite consistently rising demand for the number of surgeries, industry revenue and profit margins took a hit during the recessionary years of 2007 through 2009. As the economy and incomes recover, demand will increase at a greater pace. Still, revenue is forecast to be somewhat restrained by mounting competition from medspas, which offer various nonsurgical procedures that make up a considerable and expanding portion of industry demand. As competition heightens, operators will be forced to reduce prices on numerous procedures, contributing to downward pressure on operating profit.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The Plastic Surgeons industry provides products and services in two broad segments: surgical and nonsurgical procedures. Surgical procedures include beast augmentations and reductions, liposuction and various procedures that shape parts of the face and body. Nonsurgical procedures include the injection of certain chemicals, laser treatments and chemical peels. According to data from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the number of nonsurgical procedures grew from 740,751 in 1997 to more than 8.4 million in 2012. By comparison, the number of surgical procedures increased from 939,192 to 1.7 million. Exuberant growth in the nonsurgical segment reflects wider availability of treatments, decreased regulation of relevant drugs and increased affordability... purchase to read more


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What is the Plastic Surgeons Industry?

This industry provides medical techniques intended to enhance the physical appearance for cosmetic or reconstructive purposes. Firms consist of medical specialist clinics where licensed professional doctors perform surgical and non-surgical procedures.

Industry Products
InjectablesLaser hair removalMicrodermabrasionChemical peelBreast augmentations and reductionsLiposuctionOther surgeries
Industry Activities
Administering injectables and humectants (including Botox and Restalyne)Performing laser hair removalPerforming microdermabrasionPerforming chemical peelsPerforming breast augmentationsPerforming liposuctionPerforming eyelid surgeryPerforming rhinoplastyPerforming abdominoplasty

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