Introduction to Dental Irrigation Devices
Dental Irrigation Devices are also known as oral irrigator and are used as an alternative to dental flossing. Dental irrigation devices are used to remove debris between the teeth. It uses stream of high pressure water which is used to remove food debris and plaque below the gum line and between the teeth. The use of dental irrigation devices or oral irrigator regularly improves the gingival health. Regular use of dental irrigation devices reduces the amount of micro-organisms which enhances the risk of acquiring gum disease. It approximately removes significantly more plaque than normal regular brushing. It helps people to reduce the risk of gum bleeding and improves bad breath.
Dental irrigators are extensively recommended by dentists to people who are unable to tolerate flossing. Dental implants, diabetes, orthodontic appliances, sensitive gums are the factors which makes dental irrigation more effective. Dental irrigators are also used to remove tonsil stones. People having dental implants are extensively advised to use dental irrigators to remove plaque build-up. Increase in the deposition of plaque to a certain extent may cause implant failure and can swell neighboring gum tissue.
Market Size and Forecast
The global dental irrigation devices market is observing vibrant growth on account of increasing incidence of periodontal disease in adults followed by the geriatric population. Unhealthy diet and poor oral hygiene are some of the important factors supporting the growth of the market. Enhancement in the number of dental clinics and technological advancements in dental irrigation devices are the factors which are expected to support the growth of the market. Increase in the demand of dental hygiene products for oral care and the surge in the adoption of oral care devices at home are some of the factors which are anticipated to amplify the growth of global dental irrigation devices market over the forecast period.
Dental irrigation devices market is anticipated to record a significant CAGR of over the forecast period. The dental irrigation devices market is expected to showcase a vibrant growth by the end of the forecast period. The market is segmented into product type such as manual dental irrigator, cordless dental irrigator and countertop dental irrigator out of which cordless dental irrigator is anticipated to have the largest market share in the dental irrigation devices market. This is on account of highest adoption rate of cordless dental irrigator at home and for travel purposes as they are portable.
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Rising Number of Geriatric Population
Geriatric population majorly suffers from dental problems which includes plaque formation, gingivitis, gum swelling and bleeding followed by bad breath. Different kinds of oral diseases are associated with geriatric population concomitantly results in the enhanced need for periodontal and preventive dental care. They are more vulnerable to acquire various types of dental disorders as their gums become weak and sensitive. According to World Bank, overall geriatric population was 8.482 percent of the total global population in the year 2016 which amplified to 8.696 percent of the total population in the year 2017. The amplification of the geriatric population is anticipated to support the growth of global dental irrigation devices market over the forecast period.
Awareness Regarding Oral Hygiene
As increasing number of people are getting aware of commonly occurring oral diseases such as gingivitis, dental plaque formation, gum swelling and bleeding, it is consequently resulting in improved oral hygiene. On account of this, it has been observed that there is an increased demand for all devices and equipment that assist in maintaining the oral hygiene as a part of personal care or specialized dental care. This increased awareness regarding oral hygiene and care is anticipated to support the growth of the global dental irrigation devices market.
Dental Irrigation devices are advanced equipment’s which have an expensive price tag and customers from the low and middle income countries find it difficult to purchase. The expensive cost associated with dental irrigation devices is a major restraint which is expected to hinder the growth of the global dental irrigation devices market over the forecast period.
Our-in depth analysis of the global dental irrigation devices market includes the following segments:
By Product Type
- Manual Dental Irrigator
- Cordless Dental Irrigator
- Countertop Dental Irrigator
By End User
- Dental Clinics
- Personal Care
- Nursing Homes
- Ambulatory Surgical Centers
On the basis of regional analysis, global dental irrigation devices market is segmented into five major regions including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa region.
North America is anticipated to dominate the global market on the back of growing emphasis on dental hygiene, rising adoption rate of dental care products and enhancing geriatric population. Research and development in the healthcare sector coupled with enhancement in technological advancements are some of the factors which are supporting the growth of global dental irrigation devices market.
Market in Europe is anticipated to showcase a pace over the forecast period on the back of rising number of dental related problems coupled with rising awareness related to dental care and hygiene. Asia Pacific region is expected to show a rapid growth on account of enhancing number of clinics, rising awareness and large pool of patient population.
Global dental irrigation devices market is further classified on the basis of region as follows:
- North America (U.S. & Canada) Market size, Y-O-Y growth & Opportunity Analysis
- Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America) Market size, Y-O-Y growth & Opportunity Analysis
- Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg, NORDIC, Poland, Turkey, Russia, Rest of Europe) Market size, Y-O-Y growth & Opportunity Analysis
- Asia-Pacific (China, India, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Rest of Asia-Pacific) Market size, Y-O-Y growth & Opportunity Analysis.
- Middle East and Africa (Israel, GCC (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman), North Africa, South Africa, Rest of Middle East and Africa) Market size, Y-O-Y growth & Opportunity Analysis
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