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The Doctors: Syndicated Show Renewed for Seasons Three and Four

The DoctorsThere will be no shortage of medical discussion in daytime for the next couple years. B&C is reporting that CBS Television Distribution has renewed The Doctors for seasons three and four, taking it through the 2011-12 season.

The Doctors is hosted by Dr. Travis Stork, an emergency-room physician and a former contestant on The Bachelor. The daytime program uses a panel format, with Stork consulting regularly with three other doctors — Ob/Gyn Dr. Lisa Masterson, plastic surgeon and ENT specialist Dr. Andrew Ordon, and pediatrician Dr. James Sears. Guests are often featured, including Dr. Phil McGraw (Dr. Phil) who’s also an executive producer.

The two-year series renewal has been reportedly cleared in 91% of the country, including 48 of the top 50 markets.

Joe DiSalvo, CTD’s president of sales, said “The Doctors is a show that’s been working across the country… It started out at a certain point and little by little, month by month, it’s been doing better and better.”

According to B&C, The Doctors averaged a 2.0 live-plus-same-day household rating last month, an 18% increase over last year’s viewership. That’s the largest percentage gain of any show in syndication right now.
DiSalvo noted, “These days, when a station has a show that’s working, they want to keep it.”

What do you think? Are you glad that The Doctors is sticking around? Is the show worth watching?

 

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HILDY AUSTEIN November 20, 2014 at 9:13 am

WHAT HAPPENED TO TRAVIS STORK AND THE SHOW THE DOCTORS ? IT MYSTERIOUSLY FANISHED IN NEW YORK IN 2o14 WHAT CHANNEL IS IT ON NO WORD NOTHING. IT SHOULD REPLACE SOME OF THE OTHER STUPID IDIOCY SHOWS IT WAS MIGHTY INTELLIGENT. BOTH MY HUSBAND AND MYSELF WERE IN THE MEDICAL FIELD. HE A RETIRED BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN WITH 2 SPECIALTIES AND ME A LAB TECH WE BOTH THOUGHT THE SHOW HAD VALUABLE MEDICAL INSIGHT AND MISS IT SO MUCH. IT ENLIGHTENED SO MANY PEOPLE WHO ARE CLUELESS ABOUT THEIR OWN BODIES

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Pat October 3, 2013 at 6:31 pm

What happened, not going to watch this show at 1:45am. Informative show, keep on the air, all of a sudden it was gone, no explanation, crazy ABC.

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camille pisciotto September 25, 2013 at 9:06 am

I live in new york the doctors with Travis stork as host is no longer on Chanel 2 at 9 am where can we find it ? Has it been replaced by Queen Laftiva please explain thank you I believe Dr Phil is the producer How come it disappeared without a hint No Goodbye

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ABE GENICK September 17, 2013 at 1:39 pm

WFOR MIAMI HAS REPLACED THE dOCTORS SHOW. CAN WE GET IT ELSEWHERE
THIS IS
ATLANTIC BROADBAND WFOR

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Anonymous September 16, 2013 at 11:33 am

This is 2013 what happened to the doctors informative show .why is it such a secret ????
If you cancelled it why not tell us??? Afraid of all the negative press you might get? We finally get a show that’s not for morans and it gets cancelled. Typical and despicable!!!!c

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camille pisciotto September 25, 2013 at 9:09 am

has anyone found out what happened to the doctors on chanel 2 in New York

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boblilley October 4, 2011 at 8:27 pm

on todays showthe articule was on stroke and the exercises in virtule reality

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Jane Ikasalo August 17, 2010 at 10:34 am

Really glad that The Doctors will be on the air. I watch it whenever I can. Would really like to see a show dedicated to Bladder Cancer.

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Dee April 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm

I Love to watch The Doctors. Keep it on the air.

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Betty January 7, 2010 at 10:36 am

If Carman is so bored why does she keep watching. Th Show has a lots of information that I can share with yourger people. I am 83 and in very good health(no medicine,have
not been to a Doctor since 2002,eat right,walk a mile& half each day) The show help to
do healthly things naturally as God wants us to do.

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CARMEN January 3, 2010 at 9:39 pm

TOO BAD, SHOW IS BORING. THEY GO OVER THE SAME THING ALL THE TIME. ABOUT AS BAD AS DR. PHIL AND OPRAH.

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فيديوها December 20, 2009 at 2:24 am

pretty cool ..
now we guarantee watching The Doctors till 2012 ..

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