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Dr. Drew Pinsky        

Physician, Addiction Medicine Specialist, TV Host, Author & Podcaster

Dr. Drew Pinsky, known nationally as “Dr. Drew,” has been a ubiquitous fixture both on television and radio for the entirety of his multi-faceted career. The combination of running a thriving medical practice while simultaneously cultivating a successful media career has resulted in an unprecedented reservoir of expertise. His work as a doctor of internal medicine, an addiction specialist, and prolific broadcaster has imbued him with the rare ability to examine any issue through the lenses of practical experience, scientific evidence, and pragmatism.

Dr. Drew’s career path has provided him with the reasoned perspective required to thoughtfully examine any number of topics. Highly educated and deeply passionate, he is uniquely qualified to offer perspectives on matters relating to cultural and political trends, social issues, religion, sex, and health, just to name a few. His diverse skill set qualifies him to serve in many different capacities. As such, he is adept in the role of host, expert contributor, insightful interviewer and panel moderator. Over the course of his professional life, Dr. Drew has been regarded as a beacon of truth, integrity, fairness, and common sense.

Dr. Drew is the author of 5 books, including the New York Times best-sellers "The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America," "Cracked: Life on the Edge in a Rehab Clinic," and "Restoring Intimacy: The Patient’s Guide to Maintaining Relationships During Depression." Dr. Drew co-authored the first academic study on celebrities and narcissism. The study was published in the Journal of Research in Personality (Elsevier) and received worldwide press coverage.

Dr. Drew received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College and his M.D. from the University of Southern California School of Medicine, where he remained for his residency. He then became chief resident at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Addiction Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine. He has been appointed to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and is a Fellow with the American College of Physicians (FACP). Dr. Drew is also a member of the board for the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

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Dr. Drew Warns What to Do Amid Measles Outbreak
Public health officials in Los Angeles have declared a measles outbreak, with more than five cases of the measles being investigated by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Amid the scare, Dr. Drew phoned into On Air With Ryan Seacrest on Thursday, April 25, and warned everyone should check with their doctor on their vaccinations and more.
Dr. Drew Is Taking a Scientific Look at Tyler Henry's Mind—And His Hypothesis Will Leave You Wanting More!
It's all about the data for Dr. Drew. Earlier this week, we exclusively spoke with the celebrity doctor ahead of his appearance on the season 4 finale of Hollywood Medium With Tyler Henry. While many notable clients have touted clairvoyant Tyler Henry as the real deal, Dr. Drew Pinsky is looking to a researched-based hypothesis in order to develop his stance on Tyler's abilities.
Have Apps Replaced Radio Psychologists? Dr. Drew Weighs in on Tech’s Therapy Trend
...Over the radio waves, Dr. Drew would fast-as-lightning diagnose social, sexual and mental issues; offer help; and when things got rough, he’d put young people on hold for real help with real people.
HLN drops 'Dr. Drew' | New York Post
The current-affairs show, hosted by Dr. Drew Pinsky (“Celebrity Rehab,” radio's “ Loveline”), has been axed after 5½ years. It will be replaced — at least for the ...
Ridiculousness (Season 6) | Ep. 26 | Dr. Drew Pinsky | MTV
On an all-new episode of Ridiculousness, TV personality and Loveline legend, Dr. Drew Pinksy and Rob take a look at some wild people and wonder "What ...
Dr. Drew Pinsky says he's done with 'Celebrity Rehab' - Zap2it
If VH1 does another edition of “Celebrity Rehab,” it will do so without Dr. Drew Pinsky.
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Dr. Drew Pinsky on surviving prostate cancer: It was life-changing ...
By Chris Gardner Dr. Drew Pinsky is a survivor of prostate cancer. The famed physician and TV personality made the revelation in a post on Tuesday on the ...
Dr. Drew Pinsky reveals he had prostate cancer, returned to work 10 ...
Dr. Drew Pinsky revealed details about a past health scare. The host of HLN's "Dr . Drew on Call" disclosed on Tuesday that he suffered from prostate cancer and ...
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