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According to statistics, 94% of the population in China have dental problems. About one in 10 people have installed dentures, and the annual average denture consumption is 81.65 million. 
At present, the production of dentures on the market mainly uses traditional manual casting and CNC cutting processing methods. 
Artificial casting: the process is slow and the repair rate is large; CNC production: high cost and less precision.

With the popularity of 3D printing technology, the application of 3D printing to dental and oral medicine is also booming. 
At present, 3D printed dental products on the market mainly use the laser selective melting technology, and the selective laser melts metal powders to build the dental product layers by layers.
Majority of people have problems with varying degrees of irregular teeth, abnormal tooth morphology, missing teeth, and abnormal tooth color.The principle of 3D printing customize dental treatment is to meet the aesthetic needs while maintaining the integrity of the structure of the tooth tissue, protect the health of the gums; enhance the health, function and aesthetics of the mouth, improve the patient's acceptance of oral treatment and enhance confidence.

Market size
The market size of 3D printing in the dental industry in 2015 was US$721 million, mainly spend on manufacturing crowns, bridges, dental models, and invisible orthoses. 
It is estimated that by 2016, the market size of 3D printing in the dental industry will reach US$978 million and will exceed US$2.3 billion by 2020
In 2011, the global dental implant market was 3.4 billion U.S. dollars, and by 2018 it will reach 6.6 billion U.S. dollars.
The compound annual growth rate is 10%.
Factors of growth:
• Dental implants replace traditional dentures;
• Digital dental production technology improves the efficiency of implant production;
• Implant manufacturers provide technical training to promote the introduction of dental implant technology in dental clinics;
• Markets place like China and India have accelerated market growth.

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