Over the forecast period, growth in the market for ultrasonic scalers will be strong. A growing emphasis on preventative care and the expansion in the number of dental hygienists is a strong factor driving growth in this area. The adoption of ultrasonic scaling by hygienists is an important advancement in preventative care and this trend is expected to continue. Technological advancements such as piezoelectric technology and fiber-optic illumination have also had a positive impact on replacement sales in this segment, further driving market value.
Continued growth in the popularity of ultrasonic scaling among dental hygienists will have an ongoing positive impact on growth in this segment.