Kidney Dialysis Centers: A Global Strategic Business Report
San Jose, CA (Vocus) May 27, 2010
With dialysis industry representing a multi-billion dollar, robust business in the healthcare sector, the market for dialysis care has grown progressively over the past few years. Dialysis services, comprising of dialysis centers or clinics, account for a major share of the dialysis industry. With an increasing incidence of ESRD (end-stage renal disease) globally, the number of dialysis patients is expected to grow by about 4-6% in the US, Japan and Europe annually, thereby driving the market for dialysis centers.
The United States represents the single largest revenue generating market for kidney dialysis centers as stated by the new market research report on Kidney Dialysis Centers. The number of dialysis patients in the US is expected to grow by around 5% annually, driven by a rise in aging population, growing prevalence of hypertension and diabetes, besides treatment enhancements. Dialysis treatment emerged as a big business in the US with growing number of corporate-owned dialysis centers across the country. The number of dialysis centers in the US grew by about 4% annually. Hemodialysis treatment offered at these dialysis centers accounted for a major share of the market, while the rest is accounted for by peritoneal dialysis.
Kidney dialysis centers’ revenues from rest of the world market, comprising Europe, Japan, Asia, Middle East and Latin America, are projected to exhibit faster growth compared to the US market. In Europe, the number of patients undergoing dialysis is increasing steadily at about 6% annually. To address the high demand, about 5200 dialysis centers exist in Europe. In Japan, about 37,500 new cases of ESRD are diagnosed annually, attributed primarily to aging Japanese population and rise in diabetes cases. Dialysis services are widely available in Japan. The Asian market also holds promising potential, with close to 94% of the dialysis patient population still remaining untapped in Indian market, rise in number of dialysis patients in New Zealand and other countries.
Key players profiled in the report include American Renal Associates Inc., Asia Renal Care (ARC), Baxter International Inc., B. Braun Melsungen AG, DaVita Inc., Dialysis Corp. of America, Diaverum, Diversified Specialty Institutes Inc., Euromedic International BV, Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KgaA, and Renal Advantage, Inc.
The report titled “Kidney Dialysis Centers: A Global Strategic Business Report” announced by Global Industry Analysts Inc., provides a strategic review of market trends, market drivers, ownership structure of kidney dialysis centers, competitive scenario, prevalence and incidence rates of ESRD, review of kidney disease, dialysis and types of dialysis, reimbursement scenario of dialysis treatment, recent industry activity, and profiles of leading and niche players. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of service provider’s revenues for regions including The United States, and Rest of World.
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