Dental Infection Control Products Market Worth $1.6 Billion by 2026 - COVID-19 Draws Attention to Infection Control in Dental Facilities


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Global Dental Infection Control Products Market to Reach $1.6 Billion by 2026

Dental infection control products is a fast growing market, where demand is driven by the rapid increase in demand for dental procedures and treatment, increasing awareness about the risk of infections in healthcare and dental settings, and the growing emphasis on adopting measures to prevent transmission of diseases. Rising concerns over cross infections and the increasing risk of bacterial and viral infections in dental care settings along with the adoption of strict infection control policies are leading to high demand for infection control products in dental facilities.

Other key factors driving growth include greater prevalence of dental disorders and a growing base of geriatric population. The continuously changing lifestyle of consumers and their food habits, availability of modernized machinery, technological advancements and continued research and development efforts are expected to provide new opportunities for growth in the future. The increase in demand for dental surgical procedures, including cosmetic dentistry, and increased availability of trained dentists and other dental care personnel, and availability of reimbursement for medicines in several countries also boosts market expansion.

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Dental Infection Control Products estimated at US$1.2 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$1.6 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 4.7% over the analysis period 2. Consumables, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to grow at a 5.2% CAGR to reach US$965 Million by the end of the analysis period.

After a thorough analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Equipment segment is readjusted to a revised 3.9% CAGR for the next 7-year period. This segment currently accounts for a 44.6% share of the global Dental Infection Control Products market. Demand for consumable products is set to be led by increasing demand for dental procedures due to higher prevalence of dental disorders in children above 5 years and adolescents, as well as growing consumer interest in cosmetic dentistry. Additional factors driving growth include increasing adoption and short lifecycle of consumable products and the higher risk of cross-contamination. Dental equipment segment is also likely to grow at a healthy rate, driven by technological advancements in ultrasonic cleaning units and cleaning monitors.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $416.6 Million in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $172.3 Million by 2026

The Dental Infection Control Products market in the U.S. is estimated at US$416.6 Million in the year 2021. The country currently accounts for a 35.19% share in the global market. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach an estimated market size of US$172.3 Million in the year 2026 trailing a CAGR of 6.9% through the analysis period. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 3.2% and 4.3% respectively over the analysis period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.6% CAGR while Rest of European market (as defined in the study) will reach US$187 Million by the end of the analysis period.

The US and Europe represents the largest markets, driven by factors including increasing dental infections prevalence; growing demand for advanced dental surgeries and cosmetic procedures; continued introduction of innovative products, first-in-class healthcare infrastructure; ample insurance coverage; and rising disposable income and healthcare spending. Demand in Asia-Pacific region is accelerated by increasing prevalence of dental diseases, a growing geriatric population with cavity issues, an expanding network of dental healthcare setups, and increasing disposable income and affordability of dental treatments.

Select Competitors (Total 60 Featured):

  • 3M Company
  • Air Techniques Inc.
  • Biotrol
  • Coltene/Whaledent AG
  • Crosstex International Inc.
  • Dentisan
  • Dentsply Sirona Inc.
  • First Medical
  • Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. Inc.
  • KaVo Kerr Group
  • Laboratoire Septodont
  • maxill Inc.
  • Owens & Minor Inc.
  • Schulke & Mayr GmbH

Key Topics Covered




  • Impact of COVID-19 and a Looming Global Recession
  • 2020 Marked as a Year of Disruption & Transformation
  • As the Race between the Virus & Vaccines Intensifies, Where is the World Economy Headed in 2021?
  • Pandemic Crisis Weakens Economic Environment, Presenting Challenging Times for Dental Infection Control Products Market
  • Pandemic-Induced Restrictions Impact Operations of Dental Industry
  • Teledentistry Set to Make Gains
  • Recovery in Patient Volumes to Drive Growth
  • COVID-19 Draws Attention onto Infection Control in Dental Facilities
  • A Prelude to Dental Infection Control Products
  • Dental Infection and the Need for Infection Control
  • Common Transmission Modes of Microorganisms in Dental Practices
  • Airborne Infections: High Risk in Dental Practices
  • Diseases/Infections Caused by Certain Micro Organisms
  • A Glance at Select Diseases/Infections in Dental Practice
  • Dental Infection Control Products: Essential to Prevent Cross-Infections and Occupational Exposures to Pathogens in Dental Facilities
  • Rising Significance of Infection Control in Dental Practices
  • Clear Guidelines for Infection Control- Need of the Hour
  • Global Market Prospects & Outlook
  • US and Europe Dominate Dental Infection Control Products Market, Asia-Pacific to Spearhead Future Growth
  • Dental Consumables Account for a Major Share
  • Competition
  • Recent Market Activity



  • Rising Prevalence of Oral Diseases, Growing Awareness about Oral Healthcare and Need to Cut Costs to Drive Market Gains
  • Rise in Oral Healthcare Needs of World's Growing Geriatric Population and Resultant Rise in Dental Practices to Propel Market Growth
  • Personal Protective Equipment: Protection against Infectious Material
  • Gloves: The First Line of Defence in Dental Offices
  • Low Latex Protein Gloves - A Solution to Address Latex-Related Allergies
  • Powdered Vs. Non-Powdered Gloves
  • Ban on Use of Powdered Medical Gloves
  • Mask - Another Critical Protective Wear to Prevent Spread of Infections
  • Surface Cleaning & Disinfection: Vital for Infection Control in Dental Practices
  • Comparing Alcohol-based and Non-Alcohol Based Disinfectants
  • Guidelines to Ensure Proper Sterilization of Dental Equipment for Infection Control
  • Dental Equipment as per Sterilization Needs
  • Surfaces & Dental Equipment
  • Barriers
  • Semi-Critical Devices
  • Challenges & Best Practices
  • Go Green: Order of the Day
  • Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Toxic Chemicals Gain Prominence
  • Need to Achieve Eco-Friendliness Brings Newer Green Methods to the Fore
  • Reusables & Disposables: Drawing a Parallel
  • Advancing Dentistry Technologies Necessitate Greater Focus on Infection Control
  • Stemming Tuberculosis Cases: Vital Role of Infection Control Practices in Dental Clinics
  • Infection Control in Dental Unit Water Lines
  • Rising Incidences of Dental Caries and Other Periodontal Diseases
  • Cosmetic Dentistry Gains Popularity, Driving Infection Control Products Market
  • Market to Benefit from the Rising Demand for Dental Treatments from Middle Class Population in Developing Economies
  • Dental Tourism Presents Potential Growth Prospects for Dental Treatment and Procedures, Drives Demand for Infection Control Products
  • Technological Advancements Propel Market Growth
  • Emergence of Digital Dentistry Redefines Market Growth
  • Digital Sensors Cause an Alteration in Infection Control Methods




  • Total Companies Profiled: 60

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