Budget and sustainability challenges faced by health care facilities as well as the rising acceptance of reprocessing among OEMs and physicians will support growth in the overall US market for reprocessed devices through 2026. Growth will be particularly strong in the reprocessed EP diagnostic catheter and reprocessed laparoscopic direct energy device segments, mainly driven by the high per-unit cost savings associated with reprocessed devices over their OEM counterparts.

This Medtech 360 Report provides comprehensive data and analysis on the current state of the market for reprocessed devices in the US across a 10-year period.

The US reprocessed device market will grow moderately through 2026.

What factors are driving and limiting the market?

Which reprocessed device market will see the strongest growth in the US, and why?

Which reprocessed device segments will decline in size?

Numerous devices received FDA approval for reprocessing in 2017.

Which device segments have seen the most approvals? Why is this the case?

Which reprocessors are seeing the most action in terms of device approvals within this space?

The reprocessed device market is primarily hindered by pushback from physicians.

What factors have made physicians hesitant to use reprocessed devices?

How and why will physicians' attitudes change going forward?

What are other factors limiting the medical device reprocessing market?

Table of contents

  • Reprocessed Devices - Market Insights - United States
    • Abstract
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Highlights
        • Factors Impacting the Reprocessed Device Market, by Product Type, US
        • Reprocessed Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
        • Reprocessed Device Market Landscape, US (USD), 2017 and 2026
      • Competitive Highlights
        • Competitive Factors and Strategies, by Product Type, US
        • Reprocessed Device Revenue Market Share Rankings, by Product Type, US, 2017
        • Companies Mentioned
      • Market Developments
        • Recent Events in the Reprocessed Device Market, US
      • End-User Insights
        • Key Report Updates
          • Products Covered
            • Reprocessed Devices Covered, US
        • Version History
          • Operational and Regulatory Frameworks
            • Operational Framework for Reprocessing Medical Devices
              • Regulatory Framework for Reprocessing Medical Devices
              • Reprocessed Device Market
                • Market Highlights
                  • Factors Impacting the Reprocessed Device Market, by Product Type, US
                  • Reprocessed Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                  • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                • Market Definitions
                  • Market Forecast Data
                    • Medical Device Reprocessing Opportunity Matrix
                    • Total Market Value of Devices Covered, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                    • Total Market Value of Devices Covered, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                    • Total Market Value of OEM Devices Covered, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                    • Total Market Value of Reprocessed Devices Covered, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                    • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                  • General Market Trends
                    • Competitive Highlights
                      • Market Shares
                        • Reprocessed Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                        • Reprocessed Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                      • Competitive Factors and Strategies
                        • Competitive Factors and Strategies, by Product Type, US
                      • Market Developments
                        • Recent Events in the Reprocessed Device Market, US
                    • Reprocessed Cardiovascular Device Market
                      • Market Highlights
                        • Cardiovascular Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                        • Reprocessed Cardiovascular Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                        • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Cardiovascular Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                      • Market Definitions
                        • Market Forecast Data
                          • Cardiovascular Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Cardiovascular Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Cardiovascular Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Product Feature, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Fixed Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Fixed Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • Steerable Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Steerable Conventional EP Diagnostic Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Product Feature, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Loop Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Loop Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • Other Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Other Advanced EP Diagnostic Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • Ultrasound EP Diagnostic Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Ultrasound EP Diagnostic Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • ERFA Catheter Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • ERFA Catheter Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                          • Compression Sleeve Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                          • Compression Sleeve Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                        • General Market Trends
                          • Competitive Highlights
                            • Market Shares
                              • OEM Cardiovascular Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                              • OEM Cardiovascular Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                              • OEM EP Diagnostic Catheter Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                              • Reprocessed Cardiovascular Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                              • Reprocessed Cardiovascular Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                            • Competitive Factors and Strategies
                              • Competitive Factors and Strategies, US
                          • Reprocessed Laparoscopic Device Market
                            • Market Highlights
                              • Laparoscopic Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                              • Reprocessed Laparoscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                              • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Laparoscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                            • Market Definitions
                              • Market Forecast Data
                                • Laparoscopic Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Laparoscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Laparoscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Disposable Direct Energy Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Disposable Direct Energy Device Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                • OEM Disposable Direct Energy Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • OEM Disposable Direct Energy Device Market Growth, by Product Type, US, 2017–2026
                                • Reprocessed Disposable Direct Energy Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Reprocessed Disposable Direct Energy Device Market Growth, by Product Type, US, 2017–2026
                                • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Disposable Direct Energy Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Disposable Trocar Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Disposable Trocar Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                • Disposable Clip Applier Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                • Disposable Clip Applier Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                              • General Market Trends
                                • Competitive Highlights
                                  • Market Shares
                                    • OEM Laparoscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                    • OEM Laparoscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                                    • Reprocessed Laparoscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                    • Reprocessed Laparoscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                                  • Competitive Factors and Strategies
                                    • Competitive Factors and Strategies, US
                                • Reprocessed Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market
                                  • Market Highlights
                                    • Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                    • Reprocessed Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                    • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                  • Market Definitions
                                    • Market Forecast Data
                                      • Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • External Fixation Device Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • External Fixation Device Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Blade Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Blade Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Burr Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic Powered Shaver Burr Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic RF Probe Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                      • Arthroscopic RF Probe Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                    • General Market Trends
                                      • Competitive Highlights
                                        • Market Shares
                                          • OEM Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                          • OEM Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                                          • Reprocessed Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                          • Reprocessed Orthopedic and Arthroscopic Device Revenue Market Shares, by Product Type, US, 2017
                                        • Competitive Factors and Strategies
                                          • Competitive Factors and Strategies, US
                                      • Reprocessed Gastrointestinal Device Market
                                        • Market Highlights
                                          • Disposable Biopsy Forceps Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                          • Reprocessed Biopsy Forceps Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                          • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Disposable Biopsy Forceps Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                        • Market Definitions
                                          • Market Forecast Data
                                            • Disposable Biopsy Forceps Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                            • Disposable Biopsy Forceps Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                            • Supply Cost Savings from Reprocessing in the Disposable Biopsy Forceps Market, by Product Type, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                            • Cold Biopsy Forceps Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                            • Cold Biopsy Forceps Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                            • Hot Biopsy Forceps Market, by Origin, US (USD), 2016–2026
                                            • Hot Biopsy Forceps Market Growth, by Origin, US, 2017–2026
                                          • General Market Trends
                                            • Competitive Highlights
                                              • Market Shares
                                                • OEM Disposable Biopsy Forceps Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                                • OEM Disposable Biopsy Forceps Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                                • Reprocessed Biopsy Forceps Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                                • Reprocessed Biopsy Forceps Revenue Market Shares, US, 2017
                                              • Competitive Factors and Strategies
                                                • Competitive Factors and Strategies, US
                                            • Methodology
                                              • Core Country Coverage Methodology
                                                • Supplemental Country Coverage Methodology
                                                • Appendix
                                                  • Abbreviations
                                                    • Bibliography

                                                  Author(s): Lucy Sha Guan, MSc

                                                  Lucy Guan is a senior analyst within the Endoscopy, Diagnostics, and Healthcare IT Medtech Insights team at Decision Resources Group, with extensive knowledge in the markets for endoscope servicing, video and high-tech hardware devices, and laparoscopic devices. Lucy holds an Honors Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry and Health & Disease and a Master's degree in Medical Science from the University of Toronto.