We are the leading private laboratory excelling in close collaborative working with dentists and delivering exceptional outcomes.

Outstanding support for dentists

Highly qualified and motivated technicians

State of the art digital equipment and innovation

Our services


Bespoke, expert implant services from a single unit to full mouth restorations. Composites, ceramic and zirconia, E2E digital workflow. Over 2000 units restored per annum with 97% first-time fit rate.

Implant prosthetics

Our fully qualified, GDC registered prosthetic technicians have a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of removable and fixed appliances.

Crown and bridge

Aesthetic smile design for exceptionally natural-looking restorations. Veneers, crowns, and bridges using traditional artistry and porcelain techniques. E2E digital workflows with on-site milling.





We also offer

Shade consultations

Onsite consultations with your named technician to ensure vital, lifelike restorations. 

Mobile lab

One of our qualified technicians comes to your practice fully equipped to de-risk your immediate load cases by being on hand to make any amendments necessary to ensure your patient leaves with a functioning and comfortable temporary restoration.

Sports, cosmetic and functional devices

From simple sports guards, bleaching trays to advanced snoring devices, we offer a comprehensive range of dental accessories.

Guided surgery

For complex cases we design and print implant drill guides  to ensure accuracy and perfect placement.

Committed to supporting dentists

From the latest milled aesthetic zirconias to fully end to end digital workflows, our innovation centred approach ensures maximum success for your practice. 


Two-hour immediate load implant restorations

Fractured root extraction. Immediate implant placement. Trios intraoral scan. Screw-retained crown.


What our clients say

There are a lot of dental laboratories that make teeth but only a few that are partners in treating patients. Jon and his team at Ceramic designs have been my partner in many challenging cases. They are always there in the good times and the more challenging times. I see them as an essential part of my practice and ethos to treat patients to the highest standards possible.

Dr. Werner Slabbert, Sussex Implant Centre, Brighton

Our partners

3 is the magic number

3 is the magic number

I don’t know about you but I often find myself talking about my job assuming that everybody knows all the terminology, materials, settings etc. The truth is that there is no reason why every dentist or technician has to know the difference between FP1 and FP3 or...

Proud supporter of DenTech chairty

Proud supporter of DenTech chairty

We are proud to be supporting Den-Tech charity, whose aim is to relieve poverty by the provision of affordable dental appliances to those patients who are in need and unable to afford such items. We donate equipment and time and the CDL team is very happy to be a part...

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