A large number of companies are present in the global surgical procedures volume market, making it fragmented. As this market holds tremendous potential of growth on account of rising advancements in technology in the healthcare sector as well as the growing demand for minimally invasive treatment options, a large number of companies are getting attracted to the market. Players within the market are also investing extensively in research and development. Leading players with in the market are: Cutera Inc, Allergan PLC, Lumenis Ltd., and Cynosure Inc.
The market in North America is growing rapidly on account of the rising number of C-section surgeries, growing demand for minimally invasive surgical procedures, efficient and advanced health care infrastructure, and favourable reimbursement policies. In terms of volume, the gynaecological surgical procedures segment is leading in the market due to precise prognosis and treatment of disorders. The orthopaedic procedures segment, neurological segment, cardiovascular procedures, and dental segments are also lucrative.
Unfavourable Reimbursement Policies to Affect Market’s Growth
On the other hand, the market will suffer on account of the high cost of surgeries, especially in underdeveloped regions. The lack of favourable reimbursement policies in some countries will also affect the market’s growth negatively. However, on a brighter note, the healthcare environment is changing and even the infrastructure in developing nations are improving due to efforts taken by government and several NGOs. This will help drive the growth of the global surgical procedures market in the coming years.
Rising Demand for Minimally Invasive Surgery Becoming a Trend Influencing Growth of Market
According to the lead author of the report, “the growing geriatric population is one of the key factors boosting surgical procedures.” The rising demand for minimally invasive procedures, advancements in technology in the medical sector, and rising investments for the improvement of the healthcare infrastructure are helping this market to grow. Rising incidences of trauma and the damage caused by accidents, street mishaps and the rising incidences of various chronic diseases are helping the market for surgical procedures to grow. The increasing spending capability of patients today as well as favourable reimbursement policies in various nations are also creating of favourable environment for the growth of the surgical procedures volume market.