also commonly known as phototherapy is medical practice of curing several diseases exposure to daylight or to specific wavelengths of light using polychromatic polarised light, lasers, light-emitting diodes, fluorescent lamps, dichroic lamps or very bright, full-spectrum light . This practice is classically also referred to as heliotherapy. Under this treatment procedure patient is exposed to the light is administered for a prescribed amount of time and, in some cases, at a specific time of day to various disease. Light therapy is therapy generally used to treat seasonal effective disorder (SAD) and other specific disorders by making use of artificial light. SAD is a type of depression that is linked to changes in seasons. Globally increase in its popularity and growing penetration across the world for treating seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is expected to drive the demand for light therapy during the period of study.
Geographically North America dominated global light therapy market
, due to strong set up of health care network and adoption of advanced medical treatments. North America was followed by Europe and Asia Pacific as second and third largest markets. Asia-Pacific is projected to have fastest growth, owing to rapidly expanding healthcare setup and penetration of newer and advanced technologies along with growing medical tourism industry in developing nations such as China, and India in this region.
This report identifies the global light therapy market size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, and other key aspects with respect to global light therapy market.
This report segments global light therapy market on the basis of source of light, disease cured, and regional market as follows:
This report identifies all the major companies operating in the light therapy market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:
- Light Therapy Market, By Light Source: Light Emitting Diodes (LED), Fluorescent Lamps, Polychromatic Polarisedor
- Light Therapy Market, By Disease: Psoriasis, Cancer, Acne, Seasonal Affective Disorder, Neonatal Jaundice
- This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region
- Northern Light Technology
- Verilux, Inc.
- Koninklijke Philips N.V.
- Zepter International