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3rd Quarter 2009 U.S. Market Snapshot Series Report for Digital X-Ray

Report #: 090533-653

Date: 09/02/2009

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Overview:

The 3rd quarter 2009 edition of AFG Research’s U.S. Market Snapshot Series™ for Digital X-Ray provides an overview of the digital X-ray market. Based on data collected as part of AFG Research’s dental omnibus (OMNIDEN™) from 264 dentists across the US, this report will aid dental manufacturers in identifying their market share, awareness, favorability, perceived value for money as well as the equipment usage and purchase intentions among US dentists.

Dentistry seems to have entered the “digital age”, with his implications of costs going down and practice efficiency going up. Even if some dentists are reluctant to adopt this technology, some say that digital radiographs are becoming the norm:

  • “The age of digital dentistry has arrived in full force and is changing the way we all provide dental care. Digital radiographs are becoming the norm”, Clinical impression of digital impressions, Dental Economics, March 2009.
  • “Many doctors fail to recognize that by going digital, they are able to eliminate all costs associated with film, including chemicals and labor, while reducing chair time per patient and increasing case acceptance. These combine to provide the practice with a clear increase in profit … film is an archaic imaging medium that fails the doctor in terms of efficiency and the patient in terms of radiation dosage. From consumer products to professional and medical devices, film-based products are rapidly disappearing from the marketplace. There is no better time than now to go digital”, A dialogue with industry leaders to discuss what’s next in dentistry”, Dental Products Report, April 2009.

The manufacturers’ positions, in terms of market share, are not completely reflected when it comes to favorability towards digital X-Ray as one of the “Top-3” market share manufacturers ranks below the “Top-3” in terms of overall favorability.

Dental Equipment Covered:

  • Digital X-Ray

Research Focus:

  • Product usage and penetration among U.S. dental practices
  • Equipment purchase (and replacement) intentions among dentists
  • Equipment category / market growth rate
  • Market share by equipment brand / manufacturer
  • Equipment purchase intentions (by user groups)
  • Equipment manufacturer awareness among users and non-users
  • Equipment manufacturer favorability by brand / manufacturer
  • Perceived value for money by equipment brand / manufacturer

Manufacturers Covered:

  • AFP Imaging Corporation
  • Air Techniques
  • CamSight
  • CIEOS
  • Dentrix Imaging
  • DEXIS
  • E-WOO Technology
  • Gendex Dental Systems
  • Instrumentarium Dental
  • MultiMedia Dental Systems
  • MyRayPlanmeca
  • PracticeWorks Systems
  • Progeny Dental
  • Schick Technologies
  • Sigma Biomedics
  • Sirona Dental Systems
  • Suni Medical Imaging
  • Video Dental Concepts

Regional Market Covered: USA

Data Collection Date: June 2009

Report Table of Contents:

  • Section 01: Research Overview (p.4)
  • Section 02: Research Methodology (p.6)
  • Section 03: Summary of Key Findings (p.8)
  • Section 04: Market Snapshot (p.12)
  • Product Usage (p.13)
  • Manufacturer Awareness (p.15)
  • Manufacturer Market Share (p.21)
  • Purchase Intentions (p.23)
  • Manufacturer Favorability (p.26)
  • Manufacturer Value for Money (p.28)
  • Appendix I: Market Share Definition (p.31)
  • Appendix II: AFG Research Contact Information (p.33)

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