Seth Lookhart is an Alaskan dentist who was sentenced to 12 years in prison for pulling a patient’s tooth while riding on a hoverboard. According to the Anchorage Daily News, he was sentenced to dozens of charges at the Anchorage Supreme Court on Monday (September 14th), from spying to Medicaid fraud, and took a patient’s teeth without permission.
Seth Lookhart Age
He is 35 years old.
Seth Lookhart was Convicted in January
In January 2020, he was convicted of reckless endangerment, illegal dentistry and medical aid fraud. Judge Michael Wolverton said as he sentenced the sentence, “As you review all this over and over again, I have an instinctive reaction – you almost killed some people.” The court listened to the testimony of the patient Veronica Wilhelm at the hearing when she was drugged. While doing a tooth extraction on a hoverboard in July 2016, Lookhart’s hands seemed triumphantly away from the procedure in the air.
NBC News reported that he sent a video of the stunt to at least eight people, joking that this is a “new standard of care”.
“While I have no doubt that I can care for many people in dire need and relieve pain, I also know that I can and should maintain better discipline and focus while serving a patient base I love. He said, “The infamous dentist said, making an apology prepared in court on Monday.
Seth Lookhart Dental Clinic
According to court documents received by the Anchorage Daily News, Lookhart and office manager Shauna Cranford, who bought Alaska Dental Arts and renamed it Clear Creek Dental in 2015, billed Medicaid for unnecessary IV sedation procedures. The outlet reported that the two fraudulently billed nearly $ 2 million.