Our Team

James M. Wright, D.D.S.

Dr. James M. Wright is a Salt Lake City dentist providing general family and cosmetic dentistry services at Eagle Gate Dental. He is passionate about oral health care, and he is committed to serving the surrounding community with exceptional care and treatment.

After growing up in Bountiful, Utah and attending the University of Utah, Dr. Wright studied dentistry at the Marquette University School of Dentistry. During his tenure in dental school, he donated his time and services to underprivileged individuals at Amish and Spanish outreach clinics. He also donated his time serving children with special needs at Primary Children's Hospital.

He graduated with honors in 1998 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery, and he has since become professionally affiliated with the American Dental Association and the Utah Dental Association.

When he is not in the office, Dr. Wright can be found rooting on his alma mater at University of Utah football games, as well as spending time outdoors with his wife and three sons. Some of his favorite pastimes include biking, golfing, traveling, gardening, scouting and serving in his church.

We encourage you to visit our office and get to know our highly approachable staff.

Our Team

The staff at Eagle Gate Dental is courteous and professional. We only employ the friendliest and most knowledgeable staff members who are willing and ready to answer your questions as quickly and efficiently as possible. Our dental hygienists can assist you in learning about preventive oral health care measures, and our front office staff can assist you with billing, insurance and appointments. We encourage you to visit our office and get to know our highly approachable staff.

Sjana, Office Manager

Sjana has been in the field and in this office for nearly 20 years. She has done both front office and back office duties. She enjoys spending time with her husband and 4 children, who always keep her hopping!

Sheri, R.D.H.

Sheri has been with Dr. Wright since July 2011. Graduated from Weber State University Dental Hygiene in 1987. Married to Grant, has four daughters and recently became a grandmother. Sheri and her family enjoy soccer, anything outdoors and traveling.

Candice, Dental Hygienist

Candice graduated from Salt Lake Community College and has been with our office for 5 years. She is here on Tuesday. She and her husband have a very cute 3 year old daughter and have recently welcome a bouncing baby boy to their family.

Chloe, Assistant

Chloe, has been with our office since March of 2012. She attended the DATC dental assisting program and from there went to the College of Eastern Utah where she played both volleyball and basketball for the Golden Eagles. She lives downtown with her husband of two years where they enjoy the city life.