Dentsply Sirona Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Dentsply Sirona has a total of 7975 patents globally, out of which 4544 have been granted. Of these 7975 patents, more than 56% patents are active. United States Of America is where Dentsply Sirona has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Germany. Parallelly, Germany seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Dentsply Sirona.

Dentsply Sirona was founded in 1899. Dentsply Sirona manufactures dental solutions. The Company offers endodontics, implantology, dental lab, restorative, orthodontics, imaging, instruments, and hygiene. As of March 2022 Dentsply Sirona has a market cap of $10.61 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Dentsply Sirona which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Dentsply Sirona patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Dentsply Sirona patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of Dentsply Sirona have?

The CEO, Donald M. Casey Jr has 0 patents.

How many patents does Dentsply Sirona have?

Dentsply Sirona has a total of 7975 patents globally. These patents belong to 2094 unique patent families. Out of 7975 patents, 4542 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Dentsply Sirona File Every Year?

Dentsply Sirona Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantDentsply Applications FiledDentsply Patents Granted
2011352151
2012454182
2013439217
2014418236
2015352246
2016492312
2017489336
2018436371
2019498376
2020292400
202146423
202266

How many Dentsply Sirona patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Dentsply Sirona Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

Dentsply Sirona Patents

How Many Patents did Dentsply Sirona File in Different Countries?

Dentsply Sirona Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Dentsply Sirona Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America1308
Europe1370
Germany1041
Japan777
Canada576
China374
Australia283
Korea (South)229
Brazil177
Austria170
Denmark145
Spain124
United Kingdom113
Russia72
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)67
India41
Mexico31
France28
Hungary26
Israel23
Portugal17
Singapore11
Norway9
Switzerland9
Netherlands6
New Zealand6
Poland5
Turkey4
Taiwan4
South Africa4
Italy4
Slovenia3
Belgium3
Finland3
Sweden1
Malaysia1
Chile1
Philippines1

Where are the Research Centers of Dentsply Sirona Patents Located?

Research Centers of Dentsply Sirona Patents

10 Best Dentsply Sirona Patents

US6350120B1 is the most popular patent in the Dentsply Sirona portfolio. It has received 427 citations so far from companies like Align Technology Inc and Orametrix Inc.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Dentsply Sirona:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6350120B1427
US6648640B2313
US6885464B1256
US7234937B2251
US20050170311A1246
US6632089B2243
US6532299B1200
US20050038669A1191
US7027642B2191
USD500766S1183

Which Companies are using Dentsply Sirona Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Dentsply Sirona patent portfolio are Align technology, 3M Innovative and 3Shape.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Align Technology84
3M Innovative36
3Shape16
Ivoclar Vivadent15
Straumann11
Biomet 3I11
Shofu10
Vatech Ewoo9
Nobel Biocare Services8
Philips8
Siemens7

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Dentsply Sirona Patents

Top Dentsply Sirona Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7717708B232
US7156655B230
US6648640B223
US7234937B221
US8021147B219
US20120040305A116
US9421074B215
US7013191B213
US8727776B213
US7160110B212

What Percentage of Dentsply Sirona US Patent Applications were Granted?

Dentsply Sirona (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 192 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 131 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 85.62%.

Below are the key stats of Dentsply Sirona’s patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Dentsply Sirona?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Dentsply Sirona Inc14887.39%
Mcnees Wallace & Nurick Llc2276.19%
Luedeka Neely Group Pc1181.82%
Gablegotwals7100.00%
K&L Gates Llp10%
Perkins Coie Llp1100.00%
Venable Llp1100.00%

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What are Dentsply Sirona’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Dentsply Sirona?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Dentsply Sirona in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Dentsply Sirona thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Dentsply Sirona’s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 3, 2022

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