The global surgical suture market size was estimated at USD 4.5 billion in 2021 and is expected to surpass around USD 7.2 billion by 2030 and is poised to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.36% from 2022 to 2030.
Surgical sutures fall under category of equipments used in the medical sector for closing of open wounds. Wide variety of wounds are presented by the patients resulting from local injuries or road traffic accidents and surgical wounds. The various suturing materials that are used by the health care sector with a view to perform a perfect closure of the open wounds has boosted the market for surgical centers. The quality and material of the sutures depends upon the type of wound and the location of the injury on the body.
The surgical sutures are also divided according to the various shapes and sizes of the needles that are attached to the suturing material. The pattern of suture that has to be performed on the body of the individual also affects the selection of the suturing material. Almost every major surgery is completed by the use of surgical sutures which helps in closing the body part and restoring the normal external anatomy of the person. Other than the thread type of surgical sutures which are commonly used, staples form totally different type of sutures which makes the work faster and provides quick healing. These are mainly used in the orthopedic sector to avoid sepsis and infection in the body of the individual.
Report Scope of the Surgical Sutures Market
|Market Size in 2022||
USD 4.74 Billion
|Market Size by 2030||
USD 7.2 Billion
|Growth Rate from 2022 to 2030||CAGR of 5.36%|
|Forecast Period||2022 to 2030|
|Segments Covered||Product, Type, Raw Material, By Application, End User, Geography|
Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc (UK), Internacional Farmacéutica S.A. de C.V.(Mexico), Medtronic Plc (Ireland), Johnson & Johnson (US), B. Braun Melsungen (Germany), Smith & Nephew (UK), Deme TECH Corporation (US), Surgical Specialties Corporation (US), Boston Scientific Corporation (US), Peters Surgical (France), Dolphin Sutures (India), Derma Sciences (US), CONMED Corporation (US), Sutcon Sutures (Indonesia), Stryker Corporation (US), Healthium MedTech (India), Zimmer Biomet (US), GPC Medical (India), Lotus Surgicals (India), Vital Sutures (US), Sutumed CPT Sutures (India), Unilene (India), Mellon Medical B.V.(Netherlands), Riverpoint Medical (US)
The advanced suturing material that are utilized by the healthcare industry to facilitate faster healing of open wounds has boosted the market for surgical sutures in the present times. The different sizes of needles that are available in the market according to the location and size of the wound has attracted the people towards this line of treatment. Surgical sutures play an important role during the loss of heavy blood from the arteries and veins which can be controlled easily with the help of a simple suture. The use of the different materials to ligate the nerves and arteries have also formed another segment under this category.
The orthopedic sector includes various surgical procedures such as total hip replacement surgeries, total knee replacement surgeries, alignment of fractured wounds and plating which requires opening up of the particular body part which is affected. the use of advanced suturing material which prevent easy sepsis have been used in the healthcare sector with a view to attract potential consumers and gain confidence of the patients. the use of advanced devices and equipments which assist and suturing has also emerged as a major growth factor for this market.
Key Market Drivers
Key market challenges
Key market opportunities
On the basis of product, the market of suture threads has experienced the maximum growth due to the huge demand in the health care industry. the use of surgical threads in order to close a wound has been considered as the first choice in many healthcare sectors due to their cost-effective features which enables a common man to opt for such products.
Automated sharing devices on the other hand, impose an additional cost on the treatment procedure which makes this technology unaffordable for the common people. Surgical sutures are used extensively in the gynecological procedures which facilitates easy healing of wound. Automated suturing devices require a lesser amount of time to complete the surgical procedure.
On the basis of type, the segment of multifilament as acquired a larger market share as compared to its competitors due to the rapidly increasing complex surgeries which have taken place all over the world. The huge number of people belonging to the geriatric population results into a number of complex surgical procedures which has helped this market to record a considerable revenue over a period of time.
The additional benefit of wound healing which is provided by this material behaves as a major growth factor for the market. The reimbursement facilities that are provided by the insurance companies encourage the use of such advanced materials by the health care industry.
On the basis of application, the segment of cardiovascular surgeries has acquired the largest market share which has resulted from the huge number of surgical cases carried out all over the world. The number of people suffering with cardiovascular disorders as increased with the rapid increase in work stress and obesity among the people. The modern lifestyle practices followed by the people has hampered the health of the heart to a great extent.
Advanced surgical suturing options are opted for by the people with a view to facilitate the wound healing process. Advanced suturing materials are utilized for ophthalmic surgeries to facilitate the healing process within a shorter period of time. Orthopedic surgery and gynecological surgery also use varied type of suturing materials for the procedures.
End User Insights
On the basis of end user, the segment of hospitals has shown the fastest growth resulting from the huge number of patients that present themselves to a hospital in the event of an accident or a major pathological disorder. Surgical procedures are usually carried out in a hospital set-up where the presence of other multiple facilities helps the entire process to be carried out smoothly.
Surgical Sutures Market Share, By Region, 2021 (%)
|Regions||Revenue Share in 2021 (%)|
Why North America region dominate the market?
On the basis of geography, the region of North America has acquired the largest market share resulting from the huge number of surgical procedures that are carried out in this region pertaining to the large number of people belonging to the geriatric population.
The presence of advanced medical facilities and equipments in this region has helped the surgical sutures market to a great extent.
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