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Receiving great feedback from happy customers always puts a smile on my face

Lee Daniel, Lab Manager

The best part of my job? Making a small appliance that has a huge impact on the patient’s life

Leigh Hall, Head of Fixed Appliance Department

The best part of my job is working with cutting-edge 3D printers.

Anthony (Ant) Emmett, Digital Technician

Specialist orthodontic laboratory. Working to the highest standards

Our skilled technicians possess a wealth of experience and incredible depth of knowledge – attributes which go into every appliance we make.

Digital Services

We believe there is huge potential in digital dentistry. We’ve invested in the latest technology and now we’re committed to taking our customers on the same journey.

Smile 3D

Perfect for treating mild to moderate malocclusions, Smile 3D is a flexible clear aligner system which can be adapted and modified to suit your needs and those of your patients.



Smilefile is our convenient, low-cost digital solution for orthodontic practices. It takes all the hassle out of creating study models, PAR scoring and storage.

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Intraoral scanners

We are a ‘linked lab’ to all the top intraoral scanners and have our own secure transfer portal. So you can easily send your patients’ digital files to us in an instant.

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Our Products

A great deal of skill and hard work goes into every appliance we make. Our team can accommodate any number of design variations and you can be confident that your appliance will be finished to the most exacting standards.


SomnoMed® is the global leader in COAT™ (Continuous Open Airway Therapy) and provides clinically proven diagnostic and treatment options for sleep-related breathing disorders.

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Pressure formed appliances

We use the highest quality pressure forming machines and materials on the market to create a huge range of appliances from mouthguards to bleaching trays.

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Functional appliances

Functional appliances use the principle of growth guidance. They use the natural growth potential of the patient to effect change.

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An innovative new anchorage method for tooth correction, developed in Germany and now available exclusively from JJ Thompson.

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Active appliances

Active appliances are used to effect tooth movement. Our active appliances are all custom-made for your patients, and the design variations are endless.

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JJ Thompson can expertly create your preferred retention appliances with any number of modifications to meet your patients’ needs.

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Latest News & Blog

British Orthodontic Conference 2021

JJ Thompson and sister company Eurodontic are at stand No. 7 at the British Orthodontic Conference next week! We are so relieved to be participating in a conference this year, and it looks like its going to be a good one – well-organised with a digital helping and hopefully lots of fun too.

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Digital dentistry – it’s time to take the leap

Over the last decade, the world of dentistry and orthodontics has changed beyond all recognition. Many of you will have already taken the leap into digital dentistry and well and truly found your feet. Others among you may have just taken your first steps. And if you’re still watching and waiting, now is the time to get moving, or risk being left behind.

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How we can help

As we popped the corks and sang Auld Lang Syne on December 31st 2019, none of us could have imagined what 2020 had in store for us, not just in the UK and Europe, but right across the globe.

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