Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market: Industry Analysis and Forecast (2024-2030)

  • The Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market size was valued at USD 26.20 Mn. in 2023 and the total Japan Pediatric Medical Device revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2023 to 2030, reaching nearly USD 44.32 Mn. in 2030.

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Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Overview

The comprehensive report presents a meticulous analysis of the Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market, offering valuable insights into the current market landscape, emerging trends, and future prospects. Through an exhaustive examination of market dynamics, technological advancements, and key stakeholders, the report is strategically crafted to empower industry professionals, policymakers, and investors with actionable intelligence. With an exclusive focus on the pediatric medical device sector, the report aims to facilitate well-informed decision-making by providing a holistic understanding of the market landscape and its potential evolution.


The Japan Pediatric Medical Device market distinguishes itself through its dynamic and innovative approach in meeting the distinctive healthcare needs of children and young patients. Pediatric medical devices play a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being of this demographic, offering a diverse array of diagnostic, therapeutic, and monitoring solutions intricately tailored to the unique requirements of pediatric care. Covering various medical specialties, from neonatal care to adolescent health, the pediatric medical device market in Japan mirrors an unwavering commitment to advancing healthcare technologies that effectively address the intricacies of child health. The report delves into the nuances of this market, exploring the diverse range of devices, recent advancements, and the challenges faced by stakeholders, providing a comprehensive overview of the current state of japan pediatric medical devices.

Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market


Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Dynamics:

Unleashing Innovation to Meet Growing Demands for Child-Centric Medical Devices in Japan

The pediatric medical device landscape in Japan is undergoing a transformative shift, responding to the critical market need for innovative solutions catering to the health and well-being of children and young people (CYP). Recognizing that major adult health conditions often trace their origins to childhood, there is a compelling argument for the development of novel technologies for prevention in childhood. Pediatric child health technology networks are emerging as vital catalysts, fostering multi-professional collaborations to accelerate the development and dissemination of new medical devices for pediatrics.


With the expanding pediatric healthcare market and advancements in digital healthcare and data analytics, there is an opportunity to collect substantial volumes of meaningful national and international data to enhance the understanding of childhood growth, development, and diseases. The evolving landscape, coupled with the emergence of combination technologies, calls for collaborative efforts between industry, academia, and clinicians to overcome challenges and address the unique needs of pediatric populations, ensuring that advancements in medical device technologies positively impact the vulnerable and hard-to-reach segments of the population.



Impact on Market

Increasing Birth rate

Japan birth rate in 2023: 7.5 births per 1,000 population

Aging Population

Population aged 65+ in Japan: 29.1% in 2023

Government Support

Japanese government healthcare budget: $332 billion in 2023

Telemedicine and Remote Monitoring

Telemedicine consultations in Japan expected to reach 10 million by 2025


Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Segment Analysis:

Based on Product, the Diagnostic Imaging Devices segment held the largest market share of more than 30% and dominated the Japan Pediatric Medical Device industry in 2023. The segment is further expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.2% and maintain its dominance during the forecast period.  The rising demand is driven by factors such as the advanced imaging modalities like MRI and CT for accurate diagnosis have been expected to be the major factors driving the segments growth. The development of specialized Pediatric imaging protocols to minimize radiation exposure is driving the diagnostic imaging devices market. The adoption of AI-powered image analysis tools for faster diagnosis is been implementing in Japan Pediatric medical devices market.


  • 40% of all pediatric imaging procedures in Japan utilize X-ray modalities.
  • The market for point-of-care ultrasound in pediatric settings is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8% in Japan
  • 20% of pediatric imaging procedures involve CT scans, with a shift towards low-dose protocols

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Besides that, the Cardiology Devices segment is expected to grow at a rapid CAGR and offer lucrative growth opportunities for Japan Pediatric Medical Device manufacturers all across Japan during the forecast period. The growing demand is projected thanks to the rise of growing prevalence of congenital heart defects in japan. The advancements in minimally invasive procedures like cardiac catheterizations are expected to be the major factors driving the segment growth. The increasing adoption of AI-powered diagnostic tools leads to increasing medical treatments in japan Pediatric medical device market.


  • The market for pediatric stents and occludes in Japan is expected to witness a CAGR of 7% in the forecast period.
  • As per Stellar analysis, approximately 0.8% of newborns in Japan are diagnosed with CHDs, creating a significant demand for specialized devices.


The major key players in the Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market are Terumo Corporation, Olympus Corporation, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation, and Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd. Thus, increasing demand for the Japan Pediatric Medical Device market supports the segment growth.


Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Scope:

Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market

Market Size in 2023

USD 26.20 Mn.

Market Size in 2030

USD 44.32 Mn.

CAGR (2024-2030)

7.8 %

Historic Data


Base Year


Forecast Period


Segment Scope

By Product

  • Cardiology Devices
  • In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Devices
  • Diagnostic Imaging Devices
  • Anesthesia & Respiratory Care Devices
  • Neonatal ICU Devices

By Application

  • Hospitals
  • Pediatric Clinics
  • Ambulatory Surgical Centers


Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Key Players:

Frequently Asked Questions

The Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market size was valued at USD 26.20 Million in 2023 and the total Japan Pediatric Medical Device revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2023 to 2029, reaching nearly USD 44.32 Million.

1.    Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market: Executive Summary
1.1. Overview of Pediatric Medical Device in Japan
1.2. Importance and Growth Factors in the Japanese Context
2.    Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market: Competitive Landscape
2.1. Stellar Competition Matrix
2.2. Competitive Landscape
2.3. Collaborations And Partnerships In The Industry
2.4. Regulatory Landscape
2.4.1.    Overview of Japanese Regulatory Framework
2.4.2.    Approval Processes for Pediatric Medical Devices

2.5. Government Initiatives and Policies
2.5.1.    Funding And Investment In Pediatric Medical Device Research
2.5.2.    Regulatory Framework And Compliance Standards
2.5.3.    Collaborative Programs And Initiatives

2.6. Market Structure
2.6.1.    Market Leaders 
2.6.2.    Market Followers
2.6.3.    Emerging Players

2.7. Consolidation of the Market
3.    Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market: Dynamics
3.1. Market Trends and Innovations    Technological Advancements    Product Development and Innovations

3.2. Market Drivers of Pediatric Medical Device Market in Japan
3.3. Market Challenges and Restraints
3.4. PORTER’s Five Forces Analysis
3.5. PESTLE Analysis
4.    Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Size and Forecast by Segments (by Value USD)
4.1. Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Size and Forecast, by Product (2023-2030)
4.1.1.    Cardiology Devices
4.1.2.    In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Devices
4.1.3.    Diagnostic Imaging Devices
4.1.4.    Anesthesia & Respiratory Care Devices
4.1.5.    Neonatal ICU Devices

4.2. Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market Size and Forecast, by End-User(2023-2030)
4.2.1.    Hospitals
4.2.2.    Pediatric Clinics
4.2.3.    Ambulatory Surgical Centers

5.    Company Profile: Key players
5.1. Terumo Corporation
5.1.1.    Company Overview
5.1.2.    Financial Overview
5.1.3.    Business Portfolio
5.1.4.    SWOT Analysis
5.1.5.    Business Strategy 
5.1.6.    Recent Developments

5.2. Olympus Corporation 
5.3. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation 
5.4. Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd 
5.5. Hoya Corporation 
6.    Key Findings
7.    Japan Pediatric Medical Device Market: Research Methodology 
8.    Industry Recommendation

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