Egypt’s dental service market size was valued at USD xx billion in 2019 and is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of xx% from 2019 to 2028.
The dental service market caters to people’s oral hygiene and diseases needs. It consists of sales of dental services and related goods by entities (organizations, sole traders, and partnerships) that provide general dentistry, oral surgeries, and orthodontics and prosthodontic services. This industry comprises establishments of licensed health practitioners having a degree in D.M.D. – Doctor of Dental Medicine, D.D.S. – Doctor of Dental Surgery, or D.D.Sc. – Doctor of Dental Science.
Egypt has a fairly strong prevalence of dental issues. The country also increased the no. of dental colleges, leading to a rise in the no. of dental professionals in the country, although overall there still is a shortage of professionals relative to Egypt’s population size. In a study done in 2019 upon the children in the country, 74% of the total sample were found with dental caries.
Oral hygiene awareness is one of the major contributors to market growth in the overall oral care/oral hygiene market through efforts made by dentists as well as key players in the market. These stakeholders conduct various seminars and programs to increase awareness of dental hygiene and demonstrate newly launched and technologically advanced products. This helps players to showcase their product portfolio, thereby raising the adoption of oral care products.
Rising demand for cosmetic dentistry has also set the market trajectory to rise in the forecast period. Further, the aging population, which has relatively higher dental care needs, is rapidly rising in Egypt and will boost the services market in the forecast period.