Dental Sterilization Market

Dental Sterilization Market Size, Share, Forecast, Trends, Growth Analysis, By Product (Instruments, Consumables & Accessories), By End User (Hospitals, Clinics, Dental Laboratories), By Region - Global Market Insights 2022 to 2028

Analysis of Dental Sterilization market covering 30 + countries including analysis of US, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Nordics, GCC countries, Japan, Korea and many more

Dental Sterilization Market Outlook (2022-2028)

Worldwide demand for dental sterilization equipment is anticipated to increase at a high 7.4% CAGR from 2022 to 2028. Currently, the global dental sterilization market is valued at US$ 1.3 billion and is speculated to reach US$ 2 billion by the end of 2028.

The market in China is anticipated to expand at a robust 11% CAGR and account for a revenue of US$ 440 million by the end of the forecast period. Supportive government initiatives to bolster healthcare infrastructure are key to market growth in China.

Increased focus on dental care is anticipated to be a prime trend that will drive the sales of dental sterilization machines across the forecast period. The world has also witnessed a rise in the popularity of cosmetic dentistry, which is also expected to favor the overall dental sterilization market growth potential over the coming years. Favorable government initiatives to bolster dental care awareness among the general population across the world is also a prime factor that is estimated to uplift the demand for dental sterilization equipment over the coming years.

Increasing disposable income, rising availability of affordable dental care procedures, supportive initiatives to boost oral health awareness, favorable reimbursement policies, and a rising number of dental surgeries being performed are other aspects that are predicted to positively impact dental sterilization market growth from 2022 to 2028.

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Advancements in sterilization technology and increasing focus on patient safety are also slated to promulgate overall dental sterilization machine shipments through 2028.

However, the high costs of dental procedures and the absence of proper reimbursement infrastructure in underdeveloped countries are expected to slow down overall dental sterilization market growth to some extent.

Report Attributes


Dental Sterilization Market Size (2022)

US$ 1.3 Billion

Projected Market Value (2028F)

US$ 2 Billion

Global Market Growth Rate (2022-2028)

7.4% CAGR

United States Market Value (2022)

US$ 350 Million

Instruments Segment Growth Rate (2022-2028)

7.5% CAGR

Germany Market Growth Rate (2022-2028)


China Market Value (2028F)

US$ 440 Million

Key Companies Profiled

  • Hu-Friedy
  • Planmeca
  • Dentsply Sirona
  • Danaher
  • Midmark Corporation
  • Matachana Group
  • W & H
  • Getinge
  • Tuttnauer
  • Nakanishi
  • Crosstex
  • Scican

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How is Growing Emphasis on Oral Care Influencing Demand for Dental Device Sterilization?

“Initiatives Taken by Governments & Non-profits to Increase Awareness about Dental Hygiene Benefiting Market Players”

Focus on healthcare has increased exponentially in recent years and this has led to an increased healthcare expenditure across the world, which is also expected to have a positive impact on the dental and oral care industries.

  • In September 2022, Justin Trudeau’s Canadian government announced the rollout of its first stage of the dental care program. Families with no existing dental care plans and an income of less than US$ 70,000 will be eligible for checks of US$ 650 per child on an annual basis.
  • In May 2020, Delta Dental of Connecticut Inc. (DDCT) and Delta Dental of New Jersey Inc. (DDNJ) announced the launch of a new Dentist Support Program to provide dentists with sterilization equipment and other dental devices and services to enhance dental care.

Other governments across the world are also expected to launch similar initiatives to bolster awareness of dental and oral care among the general population. These initiatives are anticipated to promulgate the demand for dental sterilization products over the next six years.

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How are Start-ups Changing the Way We Perceive Dental Care?

“New Companies Focusing on Providing Innovative Dental Products & Dental Services”

Incoming dental sterilization market players are expected to focus on the research and development of novel and innovative products and services that disrupt the market by solving all the issues with the current dental care infrastructure. Patient safety and comfort are anticipated to be of prime importance to these start-ups.

  •, a dental startup focused on providing a best-in-class dental experience with the latest technologies to eliminate the discomfort associated with traditional dental care practices. The start-up raised US$ 23 million in January 2022 in a financing round that was led by Alpha Wave Incubation. The funding was intended to be used for the expansion of its business scope in countries such as India and to advance R&D practices to provide novel dental care solutions.
  • Home Dental to You (HDTY), a start-up founded in 2021 is revolutionizing dental care with teledentistry by bringing dentistry services to patients’ homes and offices. The start-up is expected to leverage the use of advanced technologies to provide the best dentistry services.

Upcoming dental sterilization companies can mimic what these start-ups are doing to create space for themselves in the global dental sterilization marketplace.

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Which Regional Market is Packed with Future Potential?

“Asia Pacific Dental Sterilization Market Anticipated to Be Most Opportune through 2028”

The dental sterilization market in the Asia Pacific region is expected to be a highly lucrative one across the forecast period owing to increasing investments in healthcare infrastructure development, supportive government initiatives to boost awareness of dental health, and the budding medical tourism industry.

Other factors such as the growing geriatric population, rising disposable income, and increasing incidence of dental conditions are also expected to drive dental sterilization market potential in this region. The region is home to developing economies such as China, India, and Japan, which have a lot of untapped potential that dental sterilization companies could capitalize on.

The China dental sterilization market is predicted to exhibit expansion at an astronomical CAGR of 11% throughout the forecast period and account for a valuation of US$ 440 million by 2028. Meanwhile, demand for dental sterilization equipment in Japan is estimated to evolve at a CAGR of 4.5% over the years to come.

A complete and comprehensive account of all trends, opportunities, restraints, and challenges affecting market evolution on a regional level has been discussed in this latest dental sterilization report by Fact.MR, a market research and competitive intelligence provider.

Country-wise Insights

Why is the United States an Attractive Market for Dental Sterilization Product Providers?

“Presence of Developed Healthcare Infrastructure & High Dental Care Spending”

The market for dental sterilization in the United States is anticipated to emerge as a highly rewarding one over the next few years owing to favorable reimbursement and the presence of key dental care companies in the country. The presence of developed healthcare infrastructure and attractive reimbursement policies have been elemental to the growth of the dental sterilization market in the country and are expected to continue this trend through 2028.

Increasing geriatric population and frequent launch of new dental sterilization devices in the country are also expected to favor dental sterilization market development across the forecast period. At present, the U.S. dental sterilization market is estimated to hold a valuation of nearly US$ 350 million and is expected to be a highly preferred market for dental sterilization equipment manufacturers over the years to come.

Category-wise Insights

Which Product Type Supersedes Demand for Instruments?

“Demand for Consumables & Accessories to Edge Ahead of Instruments”

The global dental sterilization market, based on product type, is segmented into consumables & accessories and instruments.

Consumables and accessories are anticipated to spearhead overall dental sterilization market revenue generation owing to their short lifecycle and higher purchase frequency as compared to other dental equipment and instruments. The disposable nature of most dental consumables and accessories is responsible for their short lifecycle. Sales of consumables and accessories are predicted to increase at a 7.7% CAGR over the next six years.

Meanwhile, demand for instruments is anticipated to increase at a CAGR of around 7.5% and account for an estimated revenue value of US$ 1.1 billion by 2028-end.

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Competitive Landscape

Key players in the dental sterilization market are focusing on strategic collaborations that allow them to enhance their market presence and maximize their revenue generation capacity on a global level.

  • In February 2022, Bien-Air Dental SA and Midmark Corp. announced a new strategic partnership to combine the dental technologies of both companies and create a simple and easy-to-use dental care solution. The companies are focusing on enhancing safety for dental professionals and patients to reduce the risk of infections among them.

Dental Sterilization Industry Research Segmentation

  • By Product Type :

    • Instruments
      • Sterilization Equipment
        • High-temperature Sterilizers
        • Low- temperature Sterilizers
      • Cleaning & Disinfectant Equipment
        • Washer Disinfectants
        • Ultrasonic Cleaners
      • Packaging Equipment
    • Consumables & Accessories
      • Sterilization Packaging Accessories
      • Instrument Disinfectants
      • Surface Disinfectants
      • Sterilization Indicators
      • Lubrication and Cleaning Solutions
  • By End User :

    • Hospitals
    • Clinics
    • Dental Laboratories
  • By Region :

    • North America
    • Latin America
    • Europe
    • APAC
    • MEA

- FAQs -

How big is the dental sterilization market?

The global dental sterilization market is currently valued at US$ 1.3 billion.

What is the expected sales revenue of dental sterilization equipment?

The market for dental sterilization is set to reach a value of US$ 2 billion by 2028.

What is the predicted dental sterilization market growth?

Sales of dental sterilization devices are set to surge at 7.4% CAGR through 2028.

What segments are detailed in this dental sterilization market report?

This global dental sterilization market research report covers segments such as product type, end user, and region.

Who are the top companies profiled in this Fact.MR research analysis?

Prime dental sterilization equipment manufacturers are Dentsply Sirona, Danaher, Midmark Corporation, Matachana Group, W & H, Getinge, Tuttnauer, and Nakanishi.

What are the key driving factors for the market?

Increasing number of dental facilities, rising prevalence of dental ailments, and growing demand for cosmetic dentistry are key factors driving demand for dental sterilization.

Dental Sterilization Market

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