A dental crown is a cap for a damaged tooth. The all-ceramic dental crowns are similar to original teeth, which is made up of glass like substance such as porcelain. Some of the brand names of all-ceramic dental crowns available in the market include Dicor, BruxZir, Procera, Inceram, Cerec, ProCad, and Paradigm among others.
There are two types of porcelain crown available in the market, which include porcelain fused to metal (PFM) and all-ceramics. The PFM includes metal such as titanium, zirconium, and others, which is fused with the porcelain to form a dental crown. Moreover, all-ceramics dental crown is entirely made up of ceramics.
Global All - ceramic Dental Crowns Market - Dynamics
Market players are focusing on launching new products, which is expected to boost the global all-ceramic dental crowns market growth over the forecast period. For instance, on June 15, 2020, National Research Tomsk State University, TSU, Research and Education Center (REC) Additive Technologies, Russia launched biocompatible and attractive dental implants, which are manufactured by using nanostructured ceramics. These biocompatible implants does not cause any allergic reactions and appear as natural teeth. Furthermore, in 2019, 3M launched 3M Chairside Zirconia, a CAD/CAM zirconia block, which can be transformed into dental crowns using fast-sintering CEREC SpeedFire Furnace within 20 minutes. The 3M Chairside Zirconia block is also available in eight shades so that the crown color matches with the teeth color of the patients.
Global All - ceramic Dental Crowns Market – Regional Insights
North America is expected to hold dominant position in the global all-ceramic dental crowns market over the forecast period, owing to the addition of dental health benefits in the health policy by the government. For instance, according to the American Dental Association (ADA), February 2020, 51.3% of children in the age group of 2-18 years have private dental benefits. The ADA announced that at least 37 states in the U.S, including the District of Columbia, have added dental health benefits in the Medicaid policy due to the increasing prevalence of dental conditions in children and adults.
Moreover, in the Asia Pacific Region, increasing launch of new technologies for the manufacture of dental crowns by key players is expected to boost growth of the global all-ceramic dental crowns market. For instance, in 2018, in China, Porimy 3D Printing Technology Co., Ltd launched an industrial grade ceramic 3D printer and ceramic slurry material for the 3D printer for manufacturing of dental crowns.
Global All - ceramic Dental Crowns Market – Competitive Landscape
Some of the key players operating in the global all-ceramic dental crowns market include 3M, Porimy 3D Printing Technology Co., Ltd, Noritake Co. Limited, CeramTec, Ferro-Ceramic Grinding Inc., Coorstek Medical LLC, Small Precision Tools Inc., Corning Inc., Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A., Jensen Dental Incorporated, and New West Dental Ceramics.
Global All - ceramic Dental Crowns Market – Taxonomy
On the basis of product type, the global all-ceramic dental crowns market is segmented into:
- Glass Ceramics
On the basis of end user, the global all-ceramic dental crowns market is segmented into:
- Dental Clinics
On the basis of region, the global all-ceramic dental crowns market is segmented into:
- North America
- Latin America
- Asia Pacific
- Middle East