Global Radiation Oncology Market Report 2023: Demand for Advanced Cancer Treatment Options Fuels Growth

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The global radiation oncology market was valued at USD 7.7 billion in 2022, driven by the increasing technological advancements in radiation therapy devices, across the globe. The market size is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 7.1% during the forecast period of 2023-2031 to achieve a value of USD 14.3 billion by 2031.


Radiation oncology, also known as radiation therapy, is a crucial component of cancer treatment that utilizes high-energy radiation to destroy cancer cells and shrink tumors. It is employed in various cancer types and can be delivered externally or internally, depending on the specific treatment approach.

Key Trends in the Radiation Oncology Market

Some key trends involved in the radiation oncology market are as follows:

  • Technological Advancements: Radiation oncology is witnessing significant advancements in technology, leading to more precise and targeted treatments. Techniques such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), and proton therapy are increasingly being used to deliver radiation more precisely to the tumor while minimizing damage to surrounding healthy tissues. These advancements enhance treatment outcomes and reduce side effects
  • Personalized Treatment: The field of radiation oncology is moving towards personalized treatment approaches, where treatment plans are tailored to individual patients based on their specific tumor characteristics, overall health, and genetic factors. This allows for more precise and effective treatment delivery while minimizing the impact on healthy tissues
  • Integration of Imaging and Treatment Planning: Advanced imaging technologies, such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron emission tomography (PET), and computed tomography (CT), are being integrated into radiation oncology workflows. These imaging modalities provide detailed information about tumor characteristics, enabling more accurate treatment planning and targeting

Radiation Oncology Market Segmentations
Market Breakup by Type
External Beam Radiation Therapy

  • Linear Accelerators (Linac)
  • Compact advanced radiotherapy systems
  • Cyberknife
  • Gamma Knife
  • Tomotherapy

Proton Therapy

  • Cyclotron
  • Synchrotron

Internal Beam Radiation Therapy

  • Brachytherapy
  • Seeds
  • Applicators and After loaders
  • Electronic Brachytherapy
  • Systemic Beam Radiation Therapy
  • Others

Market Breakup by Technology
External Beam Radiation Therapy

  • Image-Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Technology
  • Proton Beam Therapy
  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy (3D CRT)
  • Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT)


  • Low-Dose Rate Brachytherapy
  • High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy

Market Breakup by Applications
External Beam Radiation Therapy

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Others

Internal Beam Radiation Therapy

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Gynecological Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Others

Market Breakup by Region
North America

  • United States of America
  • Canada


  • United Kingdom
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Others

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Australia
  • Others

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Mexico
  • Others

Middle East and Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Nigeria
  • South Africa
  • Others

Radiation Oncology Market Scenario

The global market for radiation oncology, or radiation therapy, is experiencing steady growth due to the increasing prevalence of cancer worldwide and the rising demand for effective cancer treatment options. Radiation oncology plays a crucial role in cancer care, offering a non-invasive and targeted approach to destroy cancer cells while minimizing damage to healthy tissues.

The market is driven by several factors, including technological advancements in radiation therapy devices, growing awareness and adoption of early cancer detection and treatment, and the increasing burden of cancer-related diseases. Additionally, the rising geriatric population and the subsequent increase in cancer cases among the elderly are contributing to the market growth.

The market is driven by a combination of factors, including the demand for advanced cancer treatment options, the need for improved patient outcomes, and the growing focus on personalized medicine. Additionally, increasing investments in research and development activities, collaborations between industry players and research institutions, and government initiatives to enhance cancer care infrastructure are driving the market growth.

Overall, the radiation oncology market is anticipated to witness significant growth in the coming years. Advancements in technology, increasing cancer cases, and a growing focus on personalized medicine are expected to drive the market forward. However, challenges such as the high cost of radiation therapy and reimbursement issues in certain regions may hinder market growth to some extent.

Radiation Oncology Market: Competitor Landscape

The key features of the market report include patent analysis, grants analysis, clinical trials analysis, funding and investment analysis, partnerships, and collaborations analysis by the leading key players. The major companies in the market are as follows:

  • Accuray Incorporated
  • Elekta AB
  • Isoray Medical
  • Mevion Medical Systems
  • BD
  • ICAD,Inc
  • Isoray, Inc
  • Optivus Proton Therapy, Inc
  • P-Cure
  • Sensus Healthcare

Key Attributes:

Report AttributeDetails
No. of Pages147
Forecast Period2023 - 2031
Estimated Market Value (USD) in 2023$8.2 Billion
Forecasted Market Value (USD) by 2031$14.3 Billion
Compound Annual Growth Rate7.1%
Regions CoveredGlobal

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Executive Summary

3 Cancer Overview

4 Patient Profile

5 Cancer Epidemiology Analysis

6 Global Radiation Oncology Market Overview

7 Global Radiation Oncology Market Landscape

8 Radiation Oncology Challenges and Unmet Needs

9 Cost of Treatment

10 Global Radiation Oncology Market Dynamics

11 Global Radiation Oncology Market Segmentation

12 North America Radiation Oncology Market

13 Europe Radiation Oncology Market

14 Asia Pacific Radiation Oncology Market

15 Latin America Radiation Oncology Market

16 Middle East and Africa Radiation Oncology Market

17 Patent Analysis

18 Grants Analysis

19 Clinical Trials Analysis

20 Funding Analysis

21 Partnership and Collaborations Analysis

22 Regulatory Framework

23 Supplier Landscape

24 Global Radiation Oncology Market - Distribution Model (Additional Insight)
24.1 Overview
24.2 Potential Distributors
24.3 Key Parameters for Distribution Partner Assessment

25 Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) Insights (Additional Insight)

26 Company Competitiveness Analysis (Additional Insight)

27 Payment Methods (Additional Insight)

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Global Radiation Oncology Market