Cataract Reports

Market Scope surveys physicians regarding procedure volumes, surgical techniques, and product use. We use this data, along with our extensive database of physicians and surgery centers, our wide-ranging knowledge of products and technology, and our comprehensive network of industry contacts, to regularly report on the ophthalmic and orthopedic industries.

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2019 IOL Market Report: A Global Analysis for 2018 to 2024, April, 2019

The 2019 IOL Market Report is the leading industry source for accurate and relevant intraocular lens market information. The report offers an in-depth examination of the 2019 global IOL market and forecasts market performance over the next five years. It includes analysis of current markets, identification of important trends, and discussion of key factors for future success.

2018 EU-5 Ophthalmic Market Report: An Analysis for 2017 to 2023, December, 2018

In this report, we cover ophthalmic markets in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK, and forecast performance over the next five years. We examine the prevalence of ophthalmic diseases and conditions, the likelihood of diagnosis, and the effect of regulation and economic conditions on the demand for medicines and surgical procedures. We also discuss the companies involved in  manufacturing and marketing of surgical and pharmaceutical products.

2018 Single-Use Ophthalmic Surgical Products Report: A Global Market Analysis for 2017 to 2023, October, 2018

Our report on the global single-use ophthalmic surgical products market, now in its eighteenth edition, is a leading industry source for accurate and relevant information on all aspects of the ophthalmic single-use device market. We review cataract surgery, the dominant procedure in this market, as well as cataract surgery providers worldwide. We analyze the following market segments: viscoelastics, knives, disposable instruments, balanced salt solutions, custompacks, drapes, sutures, fluid management devices, ocular sealants, ocular dyes, capsular tension rings, and cautery pencils.

US Cataract Quarterly Updates

Q4, 2018

Our coverage of the cataract surgery market includes a quarterly surveying process that targets US cataract surgeons and collects data from hundreds of surgeons four times yearly. The resulting data are analyzed and presented in our US Cataract Surgery Quarterly Updates. These updates are designed to improve your decision-making process with the most accurate assessment of current market conditions and the identification of significant market trends. 

2018 United States Cataract Atlas: A Comprehensive Analysis of Premium Cataract Surgery in US Metros, August, 2018

The 2018 United States Cataract Atlas provides a geographic analysis of the US cataract market, including the top 85 metropolitan areas. Market Scope’s Med/Op Index™ is used to identify the potential for premium IOL surgery based on population age distribution, income/buying power, overall health, and population density. High-opportunity areas, cataract surgeon counts, and benchmarking comparisons are provided for each metropolitan area. Additionally, the Atlas provides a comprehensive directory of US cataract surgeons.

2018 Cataract Equipment Report: A Global Market Analysis for 2017 to 2023, June, 2018

Market Scope's report on the cataract surgical equipment market is in its 17th edition. In this year's report, our coverage for the femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (FLCS) market has been expanded and updated. We have included estimates for both end user pricing and manufacturing revenues by company and product line. In addition, we have included separate estimates for procedures and revenues for dual-function cataract/vitrectomy machines. As in the past, we provide data and forecasts on cataracts and cataract surgeries worldwide. We discuss cataract surgery locations in the US and elsewhere in the world. We cover phacoemulsification, and we analyze the phaco machine market and the market for machine packs. We also explore photodisruptor lasers and their use. Worldwide markets are analyzed using eight regional/economic categories: the US, Western Europe, Japan, Other Wealthy Nations, China, India, Latin America, and Rest of World.

2018 Ophthalmic Laser Report: A Global Market Analysis for 2017 to 2023 (Photocoagulation, Photodisruption, and SLT), June, 2018

Our report on the ophthalmic laser market is in its eighth edition. It is a leading industry source for accurate and relevant information on all aspects of the market. The report discusses the epidemiology of retinal diseases, glaucoma, and cataracts, plus other diseases and disorders that require laser intervention. The report covers photocoagulation, photodisruption, and SLT lasers. It excludes excimer and femtosecond lasers. We forecast product demand in units and dollars, and we analyze market shares by product category.

2018 Annual Sponsored US Cataract Surgeon Survey Report, May, 2018

Since 2001, Market Scope has conducted annual surveys of US cataract surgeons on important issues regarding practice characteristics, product preferences, surgical techniques, and practice marketing. Our survey highlights practice patterns regarding presbyopic-correcting IOLs (PC-IOLs), toric IOLs, extended depth of focus (EDOF) IOLs, correction of astigmatism, femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (FLACS), sugical location, interest in upcoming technology, equipment use, treatment and management of glaucoma and micro-invasive glaucoma survery (MIGS) devices and much more. We also measure market share by manufacturer, product, and market segment. Leading ophthalmic firms and organizations sponsor the survey in order to better understand industry dynamics and gain important insights into surgeons’ experiences and preferences, as well as emerging trends. We surveyed using paper surveys mailed to cataract surgeons and online to surgeons registered on our website. 

2018 Ophthalmic Surgical Instruments Report: A Global Market Analysis for 2017 to 2023, February, 2018

Our report on the surgical instruments marketplace is in its ninth edition. It is a leading industry source for accurate and relevant information on all aspects of the market for ophthalmic surgical instruments. We offer an overview of ophthalmic surgeries and surgery volume worldwide, as well as an in-depth look at providers of cataract surgery, the most commonly performed ophthalmic surgery. We discuss reusable and disposable categories of surgical instruments, knives, and hemostatic devices, and we analyze the markets for these instruments worldwide. We also examine factors contributing to growth in demand for disposables.

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