Covid-19 Impact Update – Dentists in Canada
IBISWorld’s analysts constantly monitor the industry impacts of current events in real-time – here is an update of how this industry is likely to be impacted as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic:
The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is expected to pose challenges to the Canadian Dentists industry as dentists alter their practices to accommodate social distancing protocols. For more detail, please see the Current Performance chapter.
Demand for industry products is expected to decrease as economic conditions worsen and operators postpone appointments. For more detail, please see the Demand Determinants chapter.
The Government of Canada released a COVID-19 Economic Response Plan to support Canadians and businesses enduring economic hardships due to the pandemic. Industry operators may be qualified to apply for assistance. For more detail, please see the Industry Assistance chapter.