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Dr. Drew Pinsky      

Trusted Health & Wellness Advocate, Television & Radio Personality

Dr. Drew Pinsky, known nationally as “Dr. Drew,” is a Board Certified Internist, a Board Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist, and one of the most sought-after doctors in radio and television.

The combination of running a thriving medical practice (yes, he still treats patients!), while simultaneously cultivating a successful media career, has resulted in an unprecedented reservoir of expertise. His work as a doctor of internal medicine and 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. 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.

He was the host of VH1's hit reality series Rehab with Dr. Drew, seen regularly on MTV's Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant, and heard coast to coast on the nationally syndicated radio show Loveline where he entertained radio audiences with his humor and guidance for over 20 years, until the show's end in 2016.

Dr. Drew speaks at college campuses and other venues about relationships, sex, and drugs. A keen observer of popular culture, Dr. Drew gives audiences valuable insights into the human experience. He addresses some of the most pressing topics of our time including the pressures of dealing with drugs and alcohol and the devastation addiction can have on families, the prescription drug abuse epidemic that is overtaking our country, teens & bullying and cyber bullying, our narcissistic, celebrity-driven culture, the effects of childhood trauma on individuals and society, the impact the loss of intimacy has on our society and much more. Dr. Drew is recognized as a trusted source of information by teens, as well as men and women of all ages.

He is the author of five books including the New York Times bestseller, The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America and Cracked, Life on the Edge in a Rehab Clinic. His most recent book, Recovering Intimacy, was released in 2015.

Dr. Drew currently hosts two podcasts: The Dr. Drew Podcast and Dr. Drew After Dark.


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 ...

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 says he's done with 'Celebrity Rehab' - Zap2it

If VH1 does another edition of “Celebrity Rehab,” it will do so without Dr. Drew Pinsky.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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