Dr. Rhet Scherschligt
General & Cosmetic Dentistry at our Sugarhouse office
Dr. Rhet Scherschligt was born in Denver, Colorado. He spent his early years in Littleton and Longmont, Colorado where he attended various elementary schools. Dr Scherschligt also attended elementary school for 2 years in Sydney, Australia. In the early 1980’s, Dr Scherschligt moved to Salt Lake City, Utah where he attended Butler Middle School and Brighton High School. After graduating high school he attended the University of Utah and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Biology with a Chemistry Minor in June of 1993.
In 1995 Dr Scherschligt moved to Columbus, Ohio. In 1999 he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The Ohio State University. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with numerous scholastic and clinical achievement awards. Dr. Scherschligt was ranked first of 105 dental students and was distinguished as the Valedictorian of his dental class.
Dr. Scherschligt returned to Salt Lake in June of 1999 where he joined Dr. Allen Jolley. Dr. Jolley practiced dentistry in the Sugarhouse and Highland Park areas for over 20 years. Dr. Jolley’s father, Clive, also practiced dentistry in the Holladay area for many years until he retired in 1994. Dr. Scherschligt and Dr. Jolley practiced dentistry together for 2 years and together created Highland Park Dental Care. In July of 2001, Dr. Scherschligt took over the practice due to Dr. Jolley’s failing health. Through very high dental standards, great hand skills, and numerous continuing education courses each year, Dr. Scherschligt has maintained the highest level of dental care established by his predecessors. Dr. Scherschligt’s mottos is “Because Quality Matters” and it shows in his perfection oriented dentistry.
Dr. Scherschligt and his wife Michelle were married in 1994. They have 5 beautiful and talented daughters. Dr. Scherschligt and his family stay busy year round enjoying activites such as…. high school sports, club soccer, dance, hiking, and travelling. Dr. Scherschligt spends his spare time coaching and playing soccer, road and mountain biking, running, and tinkering with power tools! Dr. Scherschligt believes in living life to it’s fullest!
To Schedule an appointment with Dr Scherschligt call 801-386-8694