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Technology Landscape, Trends and Opportunities in the Global Artificial Disc Market

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  • July 2022
  • Region: Global
  • Lucintel
  • ID: 5003135
The technologies in artificial disc has undergone significant change in recent years, with metal on metal based artificial disc to metal-on-biopolymer based artificial disc material. The rising wave of new material technology such as metal-on- biopolymer technology is creating significant potential for advanced artificial disc in various medical platforms due to their benefiting features such as metal-on-polymer discs have a higher inflammatory response than metal-on-metal discs.

In artificial disc market, various material technologies such as metal-on-metal and metal-on-biopolymer are used in the cervical and lumber applications. Increasing incidence of degenerative disc diseases and rising propensity for minimal incision surgeries are creating new opportunities for various artificial disc technologies.

This report analyzes technology maturity, degree of disruption, competitive intensity, market potential, and other parameters of various technologies in the artificial disc market.

The study includes technology readiness, competitive intensity, regulatory compliance, disruption potential, trends, forecasts and strategic implications for the global artificial disc technology by application, material technology, and region as follows:

Technology Readiness by Material Technology

Competitive Intensity and Regulatory Compliance

Disruption Potential by Material Technology

Trends and Forecasts by Material Technology [$M shipment analysis from 2013 to 2024]:
  • Metal-on-Metal Based
  • Metal-on-Biopolymer Based

Technology Trends and Forecasts by Application [$M shipment analysis from 2013 to 2024]:
  • Cervical
  • Metal-on-Metal Based
  • Metal-on-Biopolymer Based
  • Lumbar
  • Metal-on-Metal Based
  • Metal-on-Biopolymer Based

Technology Trends and Forecasts by Region [$M shipment analysis for 2013 to 2024]:
  • North America
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Europe
  • United Kingdom
  • Germany
  • France
  • Asia Pacific
  • Japan
  • China
  • South Korea
  • India
  • The Rest of the World

Latest Developments and Innovations in the Artificial Disc Technologies


Strategic Opportunities by Material Technology

Some of the artificial disc companies profiled in this report include AxioMed, Simplify Medical, K2M, Spinal Kinetics, Globus Medical, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Zimmer Biomet Holdings, and Medtronic.

This report answers the following 9 key questions:
Q.1 What are some of the most promising and high-growth technology opportunities for the artificial disc market?
Q.2 Which technology will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3 What are the key factors affecting dynamics of different technologies? What are the drivers and challenges of these technologies in artificial disc market?
Q.4 What are the levels of technology readiness, competitive intensity and regulatory compliance in this technology space?
Q.5 What are the business risks and threats to these technologies in artificial disc market?
Q.6 What are the latest developments in artificial disc technologies? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.7 Which technologies have potential of disruption in this market?
Q.8 Who are the major players in this artificial disc market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.9 What are strategic growth opportunities in this artificial disc technology space?

Table of Contents

1.Executive Summary
2.Technology Landscape
2.1.Technology Background and Evolution
2.2.Technology and Application Mapping
2.3.Supply Chain
3.Technology Readiness
3.1.Technology Commercialization and Readiness
3.2.Drivers and Challenges in Artificial Disc Technologies
3.3.Competitive Intensity
3.4.Regulatory Compliance
4.Technology Trends and Forecasts Analysis from 2013-2024
4.1.Artificial Disc Opportunity
4.2.Technology Trends (2013-2018) and Forecasts (2019-2024)
4.2.1.Metal-on-Metal Based
4.2.2.Metal-on-Biopolymer Based
4.3.Technology Trends (2013-2018) and Forecasts (2019-2024) by Application Segments
4.3.1.Cervical by Technology Based Based
4.3.2.Lumbar by Technology Based Based
5.Technology Opportunities (2013-2024) by Region
5.1.Artificial Disc Market by Region
5.2.North American Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.2.1.United States Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.2.2.Canadian Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.2.3.Mexican Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.3.European Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.3.1.The United Kingdom Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.3.2.German Automotive Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.3.3.French Automotive Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.4.APAC Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.4.1.Chinese Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.4.2.Japanese Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.4.3.Indian Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.4.4.South Korean Artificial Disc Technology Market
5.5.ROW Artificial Disc Technology Market
6.Latest Developments and Innovations in the Artificial Disc Technologies
7.1.Product Portfolio Analysis
7.2.Market Share Analysis
7.3.Geographical Reach
8.Strategic Implications
8.2.Growth Opportunity Analysis
8.2.1.Growth Opportunities for the Artificial Disc Market by Material Technology
8.2.2.Growth Opportunities for the Artificial Disc Market by Application
8.2.3.Growth Opportunities for the Artificial Disc Market by Region
8.3.Emerging Trends in the Artificial Disc Market
8.4.Disruption Potential
8.5.Strategic Analysis
8.5.1.New Product Development
8.5.2.Capacity Expansion of the Artificial Disc Market
8.5.3.Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures in the Artificial Disc Market
9.Company Profiles of Leading Players
9.2.Simplify Medical
9.4.Spinal Kinetics
9.5.Globus Medical
9.6.B. Braun Melsungen AG
9.7.Zimmer Biomet Holdings
*Full List of Figures and Tables Available on Enquiry.

Companies Mentioned

  • AxioMed
  • Simplify Medical
  • K2M
  • Spinal Kinetics
  • Globus Medical
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings
  • Medtronic


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