Doctor on the Go

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Doctor on the Go
Starring Robin Nedwell
Geoffrey Davies
Ernest Clark
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 26
Running time 25 minutes
Original channel ITV
Original release 27 April 1975 – 10 April 1977
Preceded by Doctor at Sea
Followed by Doctor Down Under

Doctor on the Go is a British television comedy series based on a set of books by Richard Gordon about the misadventures of a group of doctors. The series follows directly from its predecessor Doctor at Sea and was produced by London Weekend Television in 1975-77.

Writers for the Doctor on the Go episodes were Douglas Adams, Rob Buckman, Richard Laing, George Layton, Jonathan Lynn, Bernard McKenna, Steve Thorn and Paul Wolfson.



Series 1

  1. Keep Your Nose Clean
  2. When a Body Meets a Body
  3. It's the Thought That Counts
  4. Radio Activity
  5. A Run for Your Money
  6. Learning by Heart
  7. It's Just the Job
  8. What's Up Doc?
  9. Room for Change
  10. A Heart in the Right Place
  11. What's your Problem?
  12. Clunk Clink
  13. The Course of True Love

Series 2

  1. When Did You Last See Your Father?
  2. I Love Paris... When I Get There
  3. Money Spasms
  4. What's in a Name?
  5. The War of the Wards
  6. For Your Own Good
  7. Bunny Makes the World Go Round
  8. Loftus the Terrible
  9. A Turn for the Nurse
  10. M*A*T*C*H
  11. California Girl
  12. Sunday Bleeping Sunday
  13. Happy Ever After

Cultural and social impact[edit]

Jamaican reggae group The Upsetters recorded a song called "Doctor on the Go" containing sound clips from the show for their 1975 album Revolution Dub.

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