Facts & Figures

Every vision has its story. Ours began more than 60 years ago. Since then our innovations and achievements have become landmarks in dentistry worldwide. Straumann began as a family-owned institute, grew into a publicly owned holding, and today comprises a number of international companies around the world. Straumann’s vision has always been to create more than smiles. We want dentists, labs, patients, partners, networks and the global society to have lasting confidence in our products and services. As a leading dental provider, Straumann is known for innovation and quality proven by scientific evidence. To expand on our vision, Straumann and its partners have united to form the Straumann Group. By fostering global and international brands we can booster quality, creating more smiles throughout the world and global excellence in dentistry. Based on a pioneering culture promoting creativity and learning, the Straumann Group brings together experience, legacy, encouraging technology, promising brands and ambitious talents. Our strong legacy builds on close collaboration with leading clinics, institutes and universities, as well as dental communities and networks. The Straumann Group researches, develops, manufactures and supplies dental implants, instruments, prosthetics, biomaterials and digital dentistry solutions for use in tooth preservation and replacement.

With our headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, the Straumann Group employs approximately 4000 people worldwide. Our products, solutions and services are available in more than 100 countries through a broad network of distribution subsidiaries and partners. We inspire and foster global and international brands that stand for excellence, innovation and quality in tooth replacement and esthetics, including Straumann, Neodent and Medentika, and other fully or partly owned partner companies.

Key figures

(in CHF million)

  2016 2015 Change (%)
Revenue 918 799 15
Gross profit  719 615 17
Operating profit 227 173 32
Operating profit excl. exceptionals 227 186 22
Net profit 230 72 221
Net profit excl. exceptionals 187 145 29
Cash generated from operating activities 185 186 (0)
Capital expenditure 46 35 33
Free cash flow 139 151 (8)
Basic EPS (in CHF) 14.68 4.52 225
Basic EPS (in CHF) excl. exceptionals
11.94 9.19 30
Employees (at year end) 3797 3471 9

Did you know?

1 second

Based on the volumes of products sold, every second someone somewhere in the world is treated with a Straumann Group product. 

20+ millions

So far, more than 20 million Straumann brand implants have been placed worldwide.


These are the survival and success rates of Straumann implants, based on several studies.*