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Meet the Team

The team at White House Dental Practice provide comprehensive preventative care together with a wide range of dental treatments. Your oral health is of paramount importance to us and we strive to ensure all our patients know exactly how best to look after their teeth and gums.  Dental treatment can make some people anxious, but with us you are in safe hands. We see hundreds of patients every month, so come and see us and let us put your mind at rest.

Dr Paul Mottram (Principal Dentist) GDC 72130

Paul has been the principal dentist and owner of White House Dental Practice since 2006.

Paul is passionate about providing the highest quality care for his patients in a relaxed and friendly way.

Paul graduated from the University of Manchester with BDS (Hons) in 1996 and completed his postgraduate examination, MJDF RCS (Eng) in 2007. In 2007 Paul also became a Educational Supervisor for Foundation Dentists in the North West Deanery and is also an Honorary Clinical Outreach Tutor for dental undergraduates of the University of Liverpool.


Paul is at the practice full time Monday to Friday to provide continuity of care to his patients. 

Paul enjoys all aspects of dentistry with particular interests in endodontic (root canal treatment) and restorative dentistry (building up teeth, cosmetic fillings). Paul is currently working with Dr Stephen Kelso to provide and maintain dental implants for patients.

Outside dentistry, Paul is interested in a variety of sports and spending time with his wife and two sons. 

Dr Gareth Hargreaves (Associate Dentist) GDC 211246

Gareth Hargreaves 

Gareth works Monday and Tuesday at the practice, and we feel his addition to our team will improve the service we provide to you. He tries to create a warm welcoming environment for the whole family and will increase our availability for appointments, both routine and those unforeseen dental emergencies that pop up from time to time. As a nervous patient himself he is aware how important it is for you to feel comfortable and familiar with your dentist. In addition to providing general dentistry to a high standard, his specialist interests include root canals, minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry and adult short term orthodontics providing either fixed braces, clear removable aligners or the Inman Aligner.


Gareth qualified with BDS from Manchester University in 2011 and has since worked in general practice in Cheshire.  In his spare time he enjoys going to the gym (to try!) to keep fit, swimming, travelling and eating out. Gareth is a big sports fan, especially rugby and a Wigan Warriors Rugby League supporter who tries to attend as many games as possible. 


Dr Shing Huey Hong (Foundation Dentist) GDC 271243

Shing qualified with Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Newcastle University in 2017. 


Visiting Private Specialists

 Dr Stephen Kelso (Implants/Oral Surgery) GDC 73558

Stephen Kelso

Stephen Kelso (BDS MFDS RCPS) qualified from Queen's University, Belfast in 1997 with distinctions. After advanced training at a number of renowned hospitals he now works solely within the General Dental Services, with a special interest in oral surgery and dental implantology.  Stephen has trained in the UK and abroad, under top internationally renowned specialists, to use several implant systems. He currently favours Straumann dental implant system. He is a mentor for Straumann, training other UK dentists in implant and oral surgery techniques, and to use the Straumann system, and continually keeps abreast of new and evidence based techniques both nationally and internationally.  Stephen is very well respected professionally and is proficient in advanced implant therapy techniques and routinely undertakes bone grafting, sinus lifting and open sinus augmentation. He has a specialist contract to provide oral surgery services on referral with the option of treatment under sedation and is recognised as a dentist with enhanced skills. Stephen welcomes referrals for oral surgery and implantology and would be delighed to invite referring dentists to be present at any stage of implant treatment.


Dr Gary Zolty (Endodontics) GDC 78957

root treatment self portrait

Gary Zolty graduated in 1991 from the University of Witwatersrand (South Africa) and has limited his clinical dental practice to Endodontics (root canal treatment) setting up and running a private referral endodontic practice since 1998.  

Gary has completed a Masters of Science (MSc) degree (Endodontics) and also an advanced postgraduate technique course in Endodontics in the University of Illinois, Chicago, USA, as well as a Higher Diploma in Endodontics at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa and achieved cum laude.

Gary is passionate about his chosen speciality and has presented lectures and full day seminars as well as publishing articles in scientific journals. 


Dental Nurses & Reception Team

Jane Mottram (Practice Manager) GDC 170965



Yvonne Bailiff (Receptionist)




Samantha Alcroft (Dental Nurse) GDC 259517

Hollie Bristow (Dental Nurse) GDC 261909

Alicja Donnelly (Dental Nurse) GDC 214357