Austrian Market for Dental Prosthetics and CAD/CAM Devices 2011 – MedSuite
Austria provides its citizens with free or nearly free medical service. Participation in public health insurance programs is mandatory. Approximately 5.3 million Austrian workers contribute to the public health insurance companies (Krankenkassen), providing health care coverage for themselves and their families, a total of about 8 million persons. Insurance costs are shared between employers and employees. Insurance for hospital treatment, however, falls short of actual costs, and the difference is met through public funds. The country has a national social security system which pays for basic dental services. There are, however, additional fees for services such as dental prostheses, implants and artificial teeth.
- Year: 2011
- Scope: 2007-2017
- Region: Austria
- Published Date: 03/01/2011
- Pages: 87
- Type: MedSuite
Austria is a member of the European Union located in Central Europe and has a population of approximately 8.4 million. Austria is a growing and affluent market. There were approximately 4,500 dentists in the country in 2010, providing a high standard of dental care, comparable to that received in the United States.
This report also includes the following market segments:
Crown and Bridge Market
CAD/CAM System Market
CAD/CAM Block and Prosthetic Market
The aging population and demand for superior dental aesthetics are driving the prosthetics market. The global economic recession of 2008 and 2009 resulted in a slowdown in total market growth; however, the market began to recover in 2010 and is expected to experience accelerating growth by 2017. CAD/CAM manufactured prosthetics are expected to represent the fastest growing segment while the CAD/CAM system market will exhibit high unit growth rates over the forecast period.
This report provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of market revenues by device type, market forecasts through 2017, unit sales, average selling prices, market drivers and limiters and a detailed competitive analysis, including manufacturer market shares and product portfolios.
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