Full Field Digital mammography (FFDM): Greek Market

The constantly increasing sensitivity of women to breast cancer, has been witnessed as a boosting factor for mammography systems market in Greece. A wide range of advanced technologies are available by notable companies such as Hologic, Siemens Healthineers, GE Healthcare, IMS, Fujifilm, Philips, Planmed, Villa. Full Field Digital mammography (FFDM) systems segment dominated the Greek market in 2018. Today there are eight companies in the Greek market.

According to the data of the Institute of Supply chain and Hospital Technology, by 31.12.2018 the installed base of FFDM systems in public and private hospitals, independent Diagnostic centers is:

Sector Installed systems Market share
 Public 41 12,77%
Private 280 87,23%
Total 321 100,00%

The number of FFDM equipment will increase significantly in 2019 due to public tenders which are under evaluation and due to pending approved installations for systems on the basis of the population criteria of the Ministry of Health. The following table shows the pending installations for FFDM systems

Sector Pending installations Market share
Public 24 47,05%
Private 27 52,95%
Total 51 100,00%

Mammography Guide Greece 2017

The Greek medical devices and supplies market is slowly recovering

 

 

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