Ophthalmic Lasers Market - Forecast(2021 - 2026)

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Ophthalmic Lasers Market Overview

Ophthalmic Lasers Market size in 2019 is estimated to be $968 million, growing at a CAGR of 5.3% during the forecast period 2020-2025. Ophthalmic lasers are devices which use precise source of light to treat ophthalmic ailments. Lasers lights are divided into coherent, monochromatic and collimated. Using the laser-based microscopic techniques with adaptive optics helps ophthalmologist to detect glaucoma and other devastating eye problems. Increasing prevalence of ophthalmic disorders and technological advancement are the major factors driving the growth of the market. 

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Report Coverage

The report: “Ophthalmic Lasers Market – Forecast (2020-2025)”, by IndustryARC, covers an in-depth analysis of the following segments of the Ophthalmic Lasers Market:
By Product Type : Femtosecond Lasers, Excimer Lasers, Nd:YAG Lasers, Diode Lasers, Others
By Application : Refractive Error Correction, Cataract Removal, Glaucoma Treatment, Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment, AMD Treatment, Others
By End Use Industry : Hospitals, Clinics, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Others
By Geography: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World

Key Takeaways

  • In 2019, North America dominates the Ophthalmic Lasers Market owing to increasing incidence of chronic disease and increasing geriatric population having eye related problems.
  • Increasing prevalence of ophthalmic disorders and technological advancement is driving the market growth of ophthalmic lasers.
  • Detailed analysis of the Strength, Weakness, and opportunities of the prominent players operating in the market will be provided in the Ophthalmic Lasers Market report.
  • High cost of equipment is challenging the growth of the market. 

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Segment Analysis - By Product Type

Based on the Product Type, Ophthalmic Lasers Market is segmented into Femtosecond Lasers, Excimer Lasers, Nd:YAG Lasers, Diode Lasers, Others. The femtosecond lasers segment is forecast to be the fastest-growing segment and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% during the forecast period 2020-2025. This is mainly owing to increasing prevalence of refractive errors and cataract in patients which are easily corrected with laser technology and the technological advancements in femtosecond lasers. The expanding applications of femtosecond lasers, and increasing regulatory approvals are further contributing to the growth of this segment.

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Segment Analysis - By Application

Based on the Application, Ophthalmic Lasers Market is segmented into Refractive Error Correction, Cataract Removal, Glaucoma Treatment, Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment, AMD Treatment, Others. In 2019, refractive error correction held the largest share in the Ophthalmic Lasers Market. This is mainly owing to increasing incidence of refractive errors and better clinical outcomes owing to advancement in technology in ophthalmic lasers contributing to the dominance of this segment.

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Segment Analysis - By Geography

North America dominated the Market share accounting for 45% of the market in 2019. This is mainly owing to increasing incidence of chronic disease, increasing regulatory approvals for ophthalmic lasers and increasing geriatric population with cataract. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 11 million people in the U.S., aging 12 years and above, have vision impairment, which can be improved by correcting refractive errors. Also according to the National Eye Institute projections, the number of people having cataract is projected reach about 50 million by 2050, in the U.S.

However, the Asia Pacific region is projected to be the fastest-growing during the forecast period 2020-2025. This is owing to increasing disposable income and increasing healthcare expenditure.

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Drivers 

Increasing Prevalence of Ophthalmic Disorders

Increasing prevalence of ophthalmic disorders such as cataract, glaucoma, refractive errors, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, and retinal disorders are some factors driving the market growth of this segment.  According to National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), about 64.3 million people are suffering from glaucoma which is contributing to the market as the surgeries being performed with lasers for such diseases is high.

Technological Advancement 

Increasing technological advancement and rising research in medical industry are some factor driving the growth of the market. Moreover, technologies such as Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty or SLT are used to reduce the eye pressure in glaucoma and Optical Coherence Tomography or OCT is an imaging technique used to identify retinal disorders using quantitative data are contributing to the growth of Ophthalmic Lasers Market.

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Challenges

High cost of equipment and therapy and availability of alternative therapies are restraining the growth of the market. Moreover, lack of healthcare facilities in developing nations and lack of skilled professional are further challenging the market growth during the forecast period 2020-2025.

Ophthalmic Lasers Market Industry Outlook

Product launches, Merger & Acquisitions, joint ventures and R&D activities are key strategies adopted by players in the Ophthalmic Lasers Market. Ophthalmic Lasers top 10 companies are Alcon Laboratories, Inc., Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, Ellex Medical Lasers Limited, Abbott Medical Optics, Inc., Bausch & Lomb Incorporated, Topcon Corporation, IRIDEX Corporation, Lumenis, Ziemer Ophthalmic Systems AG, and NIDEK Co., Ltd.

Acquisitions/Product Launches:

  • On May 2015, Topcon Corporation redesigned Next Generation Pattern Scanning Laser PASCAL Synthesis with an automatic table, which helps in efficiency and space savings.
  • On 27 February 2017, Abbot Medical Optics has acquisition with Johnson and Johnson in order to develop the product that belong to cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery, and consumer eye health.


1. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Overview
    1.1 Definitions and Scope
2. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Executive Summary
    2.1 Market Size and Key Trends 
    2.2 Key trends by Product Type
    2.3 Key trends by Application
    2.4 Key trends by End Use Industry
    2.5 Key trends by Geography
3. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Landscape
    3.1 Market Share Analysis- Key Companies
    3.2 Product Benchmarking- Key Companies
    3.3 Financial Analysis - Key Companies
    3.4 Patent Analysis 
    3.5 Pricing Analysis
4. Ophthalmic Lasers Market- Startup companies Scenario Premium Premium
    4.1 Key startup company Analysis by
        4.1.1 Investment
        4.1.2 Revenue
        4.1.3 Application Analysis
        4.1.4 Venture Capital and Funding Scenario
5. Ophthalmic Lasers Market- Industry Market Entry Scenario Premium Premium
    5.1 Regulatory Framework Overview
    5.2 New Business and Ease of Doing business index
    5.3 Case Studies of successful ventures
6. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Forces
    6.1 Market Drivers
    6.2 Market Constraints/Challenges
    6.3 Porters Five Force Model
        6.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        6.3.2 Bargaining Powers of Customers
        6.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
        6.3.4 Rivalry Among Existing Players
        6.3.5 Threat of Substitutes 
7. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Strategic Analysis
    7.1 Value Chain Analysis
    7.2 Opportunities Analysis
    7.3 Market Life Cycle
8. Ophthalmic Lasers Market– By Product Type (Market Size -$Million/$Billion)
    8.1 Femtosecond Lasers
    8.2 Excimer Lasers
    8.3 Nd:YAG Lasers
    8.4 Diode Lasers
    8.5 Others
9. Ophthalmic Lasers Market – By Application (Market Size -$Million/$Billion)
    9.1 Refractive Error Correction
    9.2 Cataract Removal
    9.3 Glaucoma Treatment
    9.4 Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
    9.5 AMD Treatment
    9.6 Others
10. Ophthalmic Lasers Market – By End Use Industry (Market Size -$Million/$Billion)
    10.1 Hospitals 
    10.2 Clinics
    10.3 Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    10.4 Others
11. Ophthalmic Lasers Market - By Geography (Market Size -$Million/$Billion)
    11.1 North America
        11.1.1 U.S.
        11.1.2 Canada
        11.1.3 Mexico
    11.2 Europe
        11.2.1 U.K.
        11.2.2 Germany
        11.2.3 France
        11.2.4 Italy
        11.2.5 Spain
        11.2.6 Rest of Europe
    11.3 Asia-Pacific
        11.3.1 China
        11.3.2 Japan
        11.3.3 South Korea
        11.3.4 India
        11.3.5 Australia & New Zealand
        11.3.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific
    11.4 Rest of the World
        11.4.1 Middle East
        11.4.2 Africa
        11.4.3 South America
12. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Entropy
13. Ophthalmic Lasers Market- Industry / Segment Competition landscape Premium Premium
    13.1 Market Share Analysis
        13.1.1 Market Share by Country- Key companies
        13.1.2 Market Share by Region- Key companies
        13.1.3 Market Share at Global Level- Key companies
        13.1.4 Best Practices for Companies
14. Ophthalmic Lasers Market - Key Company List by Country Premium Premium
15. Ophthalmic Lasers Market Company Analysis
    15.1 Company Revenue, Products, M&A, Developments
    15.2 Company 1
    15.3 Company 2
    15.4 Company 3
    15.5 Company 4
    15.6 Company 5
    15.7 Company 6
    15.8 Company 7
    15.9 Company 8
    15.10 Company 9
    15.11 Company 10
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