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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

Winners of Best Dental Laboratory Award

Winners of Best Dental Laboratory Award

We are proud to be winners in the category of Best Dental Laboratory at this year's Dentistry Awards. It is a great honour, and we thank everyone who has been a part of our journey. Thank you also to FMC and for a great event! Jon Dolding, CDL...

Back to school with custom sports mouthguards

Back to school with custom sports mouthguards

Custom sports mouthguards offer an advanced level of protection. They are made to specifically fit your child’s mouth, to protect each tooth and offer comfort that generic ones don't. With a custom-fit mouthguard, your child can breathe properly, eliminating...

We will be at the Development in Dentistry CPD conference

We will be at the Development in Dentistry CPD conference

We are really excited to be part of this year's CPD Conference - Development in Dentistry presented by The Implant Centre. Join us in the afternoon for our talk: Brave new world, presented by our Senior Technician, Tony Atkins. About the event: This one day training...

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