Salt Lake Dental is a great local privately owned and operated the dental office.  We pride ourselves on how much we love our patients, the mutual trust we have with each other, and how incredibly hard we try to what is right for all of our patients.  Dr. Elder graduated from Creighton Dental school and earned awards from virtually every department of dentistry.  He loves restoring teeth and he prides himself on trying to do what’s right for each patient.


Dr. Scott Elder has earned a reputation for his personable care and broad skill set as an emergency dentist in Utah who specializes in cosmetic dentistry and provides general oral care for individuals and families. The variety of Dr. Elder’s dental practice resembles the conglomeration of schooling, awards, and certificates that he has received on his way to becoming the best cosmetic dentist in the Salt Lake Valley. Outside of the office, you can find Scott on the back 9 improving his golf swing or spending time with his family on the ski slopes.


Awards and Certificates

  • Graduated Creighton Dental school May 2012
  • Outstanding Achievement in Operative Dentistry from the Academy of Operative Dentistry
  • Dental Implant Student Award from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Quintessence Award for Academic Achievement from the Quintessence Publishing Company
  • Department of Endodontics Research Award
  • Dr. Joseph M. Simpson award for Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry