Dental Crowns and Bridges Market- Growth, Trends, Covid-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027)

The dental crowns and bridges market has been segmented by Material (Ceramic materials, Metals, Porcelain-Fused-to-Metal (PFM)), Product (Crowns and Bridges) and Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and South America). The report offers the value (in USD million) for the above segments.

Market Snapshot

Study Period: 2018-2026
Base Year: 2021
Fastest Growing Market: Asia-Pacific
Largest Market: North America
CAGR: 8.15 %

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Market Overview

The Dental Crowns and Bridges Market size is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 8.15% by the forecast period (2021-2026).

The global dental crowns and bridges market was affected negatively by the COVID-19. Many dental procedures were either postponed or cancelled as these procedures require close contact of the doctor and their patients and with the dental equipment, which holds the risk of virus contamination. This studied market was also affected badly as the production and distribution channels were stopped completely during the lockdown. However, this downfall of the market is estimated to be temporary because people needed root canals and other emergency procedures during the lockdown as well and practices adapted to the pandemic situation quickly by safely providing emergency services.

The increase in demand for preventive and cosmetic dentistry and rising awareness about dental care in advanced and developed countries are driving the growth of the studied market. The current trends for global dental crown and bridges market are 3d imaging and CAD/CAM technologies, that would help in treating dental disorders can also boost the market growth.

According to data provided in “2020 Profile of Older American” published in May 2021 by the Administration for Community Living (ACL), 4.9 million people age above 65 lived below the poverty level, while another 2.6 million were near poor in America. Also, United States Census Bureau estimates showed an annual net increase between 2018 and 2019 of 1.7 million people aged 65 and over. As mentioned in the data provided by United Health Foundation accessed in 2021, the prevalence of full mouth teeth extractions due to tooth decay or gum disease among older adults is higher in Females than male, older adults with an annual household income less than USD 25,000, who had a prevalence more than seven times higher than those with a household income of USD 75,000 or more annually; the prevalence decreases with each increase in income level. Therefore, these increasing number of poor and aging population will have a positive impact on the dental crowns and bridges market and will continue to grow in the forecast period 2021-2026 and further.

However, lack of knowledge about advanced treatment methods among population, excessive cost of the procedures, and limited reimbursement facilities for dental crown and bridges can restrain the market growth.

Scope of the Report

As per the scope of this report, the dental crowns and bridges are fixed prosthetics devices that are used to restore the teeth size, strength, and shape. These dental crown and bridges also help in improving the teeth appearance. These are made of ceramic or porcelain material but now a days these are made of other materials like gold, titanium, metal alloy and acrylic. In addition to this, dental bridges are used to maintain the shape of the face, restore ability to chew and speak, and these are used to prevent remaining teeth from shifting out of position. These dental crowns and bridges are generally mounted onto existing teeth by dental crown and bridge therapies. The dental crowns and bridges market has been segmented by Material (Ceramic materials, Metals, Porcelain-Fused-to-Metal (PFM)), Product (Crowns and Bridges) and Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and South America). The report offers the value (in USD million) for the above segments. The market report also covers the estimated market sizes and trends for 17 different countries across major regions, globally. The report offers the value (in USD million) for the above segments.

By Material
Ceramic materials
Porcelain-Fused-to-Metal (PFM)
By Product
By Geography
North America
United States
United Kingdom
Rest of Europe
South Korea
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Middle East and Africa
South Africa
Rest of Middle East and Africa
South America
Rest of South America

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Key Market Trends

Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) Market Segmentation to Dominate the Market in the Material Type Segment

The Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) dental crowns have been a solution to restore the look and function of a damaged tooth for a very long time now. And the growth of the segment is to take a growth in the forthcoming years.

There are many metals dental crowns that are now coming to market because the metal crowns are exceptionally strong, and they can be made from stainless steel, gold, or a variety of metal alloys. But a quite common alternative to metal crowns is the crowns made by fusing porcelain to metal. With these Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) dental crowns, patients have the advantage of the strength of metals, also the porcelain overlay can give a natural color that can match the original color of teeth. These advantages are boosting the market demand for metal crowns. The metal dental crowns have various applications including, teeth filling, correction of anomalous formation of teeth, correction of gap of teeth, tooth discoloration and teeth fixing.

Due to the patients looking for dental crowns that have the most natural color, and matches with original dent, Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) Dental Crown is one of the durable, and affordable options available in the market. These increasing demands for the Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) are boosting market growth and estimated to rise at a considerable rate in coming years.

According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research data and statistics report on Dental Caries (Tooth Decay) in Seniors (Age 65 and over) reviewed in July 2018, approximately 5% of seniors aged 65 and older have no teeth and 93% of seniors aging 65year and older have had dental caries in their permanent teeth in the United States. These increasing population in the United States opt Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) dental crowns and bridges procedures. The demand for these dental crowns and bridges among the elderly is boosting market growth for dental crowns and bridges. Also, the balance between the cost, durability, and appearance Porcelain Fused to Metal (PFM) Dental Crown segment has a high demand and it is boosting the market growth.

Percentage(%) of Dental Visits in 2018 in United States

North America is Dominating the Market and Expected Dominance in the Forecast Period.

The market for dental crowns and bridges in North America is expected to dominate the market due to the presence of major players in the region and an increasing aging population. The presence of novel and innovative treatment technology and devices is expected to create opportunities for the market in the region.

As per Tooth Loss Statistics by Michael Bixby Center for Advanced Dentistry published in February 2019, approximately 40 million Americans are missing all their teeth i.e., they are toothless, and about 178 million people in United States are missing at least one tooth. Also, according to the data reviewed by the American College of Prosthodontists in 2018, the number of partially edentulous patients will increase in the forecast period, and it will continue to increase for next 15 years and the edentulous population will increase to more than 200 million individuals. This increasing number of endodontic diseases will continue to boost the dental crowns and bridges market for the studied period in North America region.

The major players are actively making strategic planning and new developments to contribute to the market. The manufacturers in the dental crowns and bridges market are currently focusing on the mergers and acquisitions for strengthening market existence and expanding the customer base. Routing for new innovations and new product launches for expanding their product portfolio. These surge in the competitions among the market players and increasing number of major dental implant companies in 2021 is driving the growth of the dental crowns and bridges market.

Due to high adoption of collaboration, research and developments and product launches by major players in the region, North America will witness a prominent growth rate during the forecast period for the dental crowns and bridges market. For instance, In November 2020, Nobel Biocare and DOCERAM Medical Ceramics announced that they have expanded partnership in premium restorative solutions, and they have strengthened the partnership with the release of the NobelProcera Zirconia Implant Bridge which is produced with the high-end Nacera Pearl zirconia material. Another instance is, in September 2021, Dentsply Sirona announced the launch of CEREC MTL Zirconia in partnership with VITA Zahnfabrik, this CEREC MTL Zirconia is a high-strength zirconia CAD/CAM block which is a genuine innovation and one of the best available choices for bridges and crowns.

While the North America region is seeing a prominent growth of the dental crowns and bridges market, in contrast to this, Asia is expected to gain high growth rates in the coming years in global dental crown and bridges market and China and India are expected to be the fastest growing countries for the studied market in Asia-Pacific region due to rapid advancement and incorporation of advanced technologies and diagnostics.

Dental Crowns and Bridges Market - Growth Rate By Region

Competitive Landscape

In the current scenario, the number of mergers and acquisitions among market players is increasing and it is fueling the dental crowns and bridges Market. The competitive landscape provides an outlook of analysis of the various business growth strategies adopted by the industry players which is increasing the number of partnerships, agreements, and collaborations among market players and driving the market value. The major players in the market are engaged in product development and strategic alliances to strategically cater to the growing global demand for the market and to gain a robust place in the market. Major companies profiled in the global market report include DENTSPLY, 3M, NobelBiocare, Zimmer Biommet, IvoclarVivadent, Straumann, AVINENT Implant System, CAMLOG Biotechnologies AG, and Bicon, LLC.

Recent Development

  • January 2021, Colosseum Dental Group (CDG), the leading pan-European provider of high-quality dental care reached an agreement with Otium Capital (the current management team) and Dr. Alexandre Attia, the founder and CEO of Dentelia, a rapidly growing high-quality dental care provider in France and acquired a majority stake of Dentalia.
  • September 2021, in collaboration with scientists from Nanyang Technological University, a group of researchers from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) developed a sustainable multiphase nanocomposite, and they utilized it to create a new dental implant crown in the laboratory.

Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Market Drivers

      1. 4.2.1 Increase in demand for oral health care and preventive and cosmetic dentistry

      2. 4.2.2 Increasing prevalence of edentulous population

      3. 4.2.3 Developpement of 3d imaging and CAD/CAM technologies

    3. 4.3 Market Restraints

      1. 4.3.1 Lack of knowledge about advanced treatment methods among population

      2. 4.3.2 Excessive cost and limited reimbursement for dental crown and bridges


    1. 5.1 By Material

      1. 5.1.1 Ceramic materials

      2. 5.1.2 Metals

      3. 5.1.3 Porcelain-Fused-to-Metal (PFM)

    2. 5.2 By Product

      1. 5.2.1 Crowns

      2. 5.2.2 Bridges

    3. 5.3 By Geography

      1. 5.3.1 North America

        1. United States

        2. Canada

        3. Mexico

      2. 5.3.2 Europe

        1. United Kingdom

        2. France

        3. Germany

        4. Italy

        5. Spain

        6. Rest of Europe

      3. 5.3.3 Asia-Pacific

        1. India

        2. China

        3. Japan

        4. Australia

        5. South Korea

        6. Rest of Asia-Pacific

      4. 5.3.4 Middle East and Africa

        1. GCC

        2. South Africa

        3. Rest of Middle East and Africa

      5. 5.3.5 South America

        1. Brazil

        2. Argentina

        3. Rest of South America


    1. 6.1 Company Profiles

      1. 6.1.1 Dentsply Sirona

      2. 6.1.2 3M

      3. 6.1.3 Nobel Biocare Services AG

      4. 6.1.4 ZimmerBiommet

      5. 6.1.5 IvoclarVivadent

      6. 6.1.6 Straumann

      7. 6.1.7 Avinent Implant System S.L.U.

      8. 6.1.8 CAMLOG Biotechnologies GmbH

      9. 6.1.9 Bicon, LLC

    2. *List Not Exhaustive

**Subject to Availability
Competitive Landscape covers- Business Overview, Financials, Products and Strategies and Recent Developments

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Dental Crowns and Bridges Market market is studied from 2018 - 2026.

The Dental Crowns and Bridges Market is growing at a CAGR of 8.15% over the next 5 years.

Asia-Pacific is growing at the highest CAGR over 2021- 2026.

North America holds highest share in 2018.

Dentsply Sirona, 3M, Nobel Biocare Services AG, ZimmerBiommet, Ivoclar Vivadent are the major companies operating in Dental Crowns and Bridges Market.

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