- An Alaska dentist that stood on a hoverboard while extracting a patient’s tooth has been sentenced to 12 years in jail.
- Seth Lookhart also piled up a mountain of other charges and was convicted of embezzlement and other crimes.
- Despite his conviction, Lookhart says he hopes to return to his career in the future.
If you weren’t already afraid or at least a little bit uneasy about going to the dentist, you probably will be after reading about 35-year-old Seth Lookhart. Lookhart, who practiced dentistry in Alaska, was perhaps the worst dentist in the country during his time seeing patients. A court decided that he wasn’t just bad at being a dentist, he is also a criminal, and will now serve a dozen years behind bars for his crimes.
Lookhart’s sentence was 20 years with 8 years suspended, and a decade of probation afterward.