*The Wellington Dental Pactice

*The Wellington Dental Pactice

Phone: 04 472 5516

fax: 04 472 5448

  • Location: 2/16 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011
  • Email:
  • Website: www.wellingtondental.co.nz


  • General Dentist


  • Emergency
  • Toothache/pain
  • Broken tooth
  • Consultation/Examination
  • Scheduled examination (recall)
  • Dental clean/Hygienist
  • Second opinion/treatment cost estimate
  • Cosmetic consultation/smile makeover
  • Child U18
  • Dentures/False teeth
  • Gums
  • Fillings/restorations
  • Crown/cap/bridge
  • Root canal
  • Implant
  • Tooth extraction
  • Wisdom teeth
  • Veneers/porcelain veneers
  • Teeth whitening
  • Mouthguard
  • WINZ quote
  • Other

The Wellington Dental Practice

Welcome to The Wellington Dental Practice. At The Wellington Dental Practice we pride ourselves on providing caring high quality dentistry. We understand some patients have dental anxiety therefore we strive to make all dental experiences as pleasant as possible.

Our dentists offer a wide range of dental treatments which include teeth whitening, fillings, crowns, veneers, porcelain Cerec restorations, and specialist dental treatments such as root canals, dental implants and oral surgery extractions with sedation if required.

We also have a wonderful team of dental hygienists that can help you achieve your preventive dental needs.

Dr Jeff Annan

Dr Jeff Annan is proud of the way The Wellington Dental Practice has developed over more than thirty-five years in Kelvin House. Dr Jeff Annan is impressed by his Dental Colleagues and of the dedicated team members who provide the ideal caring environment for successful treatment outcomes.

The team at The Wellington Dental Practice work hard to keep informed and inspired to ensure patients receive  high quality dental treatment.  Dr Jeff Annan's goal is to provide the best level of general dental care possible. Dr Jeff Annan enjoys providing clients with a long lasting result that stands the test of time. 

Dr Jeffery Booth

Dr Jeff Booth has been a partner in The Wellington Dental Practice for over 25 years. Dr Jeff Booth's post graduate qualifications are in comprehensive and restorative dentistry. This has allowed Jeff to specialize in dental rehabilitation and cosmetic dentistry, while also maintaining a firm grasp of General Denistry. A significant part of Jeff’s practice is referrals from his peers for more complex dental reconstructions.

Dr Jeff Booth has been president of the Wellington branch of the New Zealand Dental Association and has spent many years involved with New Zealand Dental Association peer review. Dr Jeff Booth lectures to other dentists on the key points of full arch implant bridges on behalf of Noble biocare (a leading dental implant provider). 

Dr Jeff Booth strives to keep up to date with new dental technology and enjoys using CAD-CAM technology such as cerec one visit ceramic crowns.

Dr Gavin Cho

Dr Gavin Cho's focus is to provide patients with a comprehensive assessment and high quality treatment solutions to address their concerns, and then support them with their treatment decisions. Dr Gavin Cho's goal is to help a client achieve an attractive and functional smile that is long lasting.Dr Gavin Cho has a special interest in Ceramic Reconstruction of teeth using CAD CAM technology (having used the technology since 2001), and Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr Gavin Cho gets the most satisfaction when patient's smiles are transformed or when they come back year after year with great looking smiles that need no further dental treatment.

Dr Gavin Cho enjoys working with a highly skilled and knowledgeable team whom are up to date on the latest research, treatment procedures or equipment/materials - within the practice there is a huge level of expertise/knowledge.

Dr James Talbot

Dr James Talbot strives to provide the highest quality dental care based on evidence based research and clinical experience. He believes that prevention and accurate diagnosis are the corner stones of modern dentistry.

Dr James Talbot believes in integrating proven solutions and modern technologies to provide the best solutions for patient problems in relaxed, caring, friendly surroundings where patients come first!

Areas of interest:

- General dental care
- Preventative dental care
- Cosmetic dentistry; including whitening, composite and ceramic veneers
- Complex restorative dentistry; including management of worn and dilapidated dentitions
- Implant placement and restoration

Dr James Talbot is a keen exponent of continuing education; regularly attending dental conferences and lectures, reads widely, and lectures locally and nationally restorative dentistry and implant treatments.

Dr James Talbot Graduated from Otago Dental School in 1993, after gaining several prizes for academic excellence. James worked in dental hospitals in New Zealand, Australia, and the UK before passing Fellowship Exams to become a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (England) in 1998 (in Oral Surgery). James worked for 7 years in a forward thinking private practice in Richmond, London. Dr James Talbot studied at Eastman Dental Institute in London, gaining a Masters in Conservative Dentistry (with Distinction) in 2005, and receiving the 3M prize for clinical and academic achievement. James worked as an Associate Specialist in Restorative Dentistry at the Royal London Hospital before returning to New Zealand in July 2006.

James is currently a member of NZDA, British Society of Restorative Dentistry, Australasian Osseointergration Society, and a member of International Team for Implantology. James is a keen skier, who loves the great outdoors and enjoys good wine and good food.


  • White tooth coloured fillings
  • Dental Hygienists dental cleans
  • Composite Veneers
  • Cerec porcelain crowns
  • Porcelain Bridges
  • Dental Implant crowns
  • Dental Implants
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Crowns
  • Onlays
  • Wisdom Teeth removal
  • Tooth removal
  • Root Canals
  • Sedation

Opening Hours:


Monday - Friday 8:20 am - 5:00 pm
Lunch 1:00pm - 2:00 pm


Jeffrey Annan:
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30am – 12:00pm
Lunch 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Jeffery Booth:
Tuesday - Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm
Lunch 1:00pm – 2:00pm


Gavin Cho:
Monday - Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm
Lunch 1:00pm – 2:00pm

James Talbot:
Monday - Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm
Lunch 1:00pm – 2:00pm





Bronwyn Signal:
Monday - Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:20 pm
Lunch 1:40pm – 2:30pm



Wendy Key:
Tuesday - Friday 8:30am – 4:50pm
Lunch 1:40pm – 2:40pm


Alania Kalyan: 

Tuesday - Friday 8:30am – 4:50pm

Lunch: 1pm – 2pm