Title: Doogie Howser, M.D.
Series: 4
Episodes: 97
First Transmission: 1989

Steven Bochco and David E. Kelley created this comedy about a 16-year-old wunderkind physician who graduated from medical school at age 14 and began his residency at an L.A. hospital. Making sure Doogie’s head didn’t get too big for his stethoscope were his father, also a doctor, and his friend Vinnie, who kept him apprised of all things adolescent.

Best Episode

The Summer of ’91 (1991) – Doogie grouses to a psychologist about still being a virgin but plans to see Wanda before she leaves for Chicago.

Worst Episode

To Err Is Human, to Give Up Isn’t a Bad Idea (1992) – Doogie faces his first solo surgery fearing he’s not perfect; and Vinnie faces his first time voting.

 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 Pilot (1989)
#2 The Ice Queen Cometh (1989)
#3 A Stitch Called Wanda (1989)
#4 Frisky Business (1989)
#5 The Short Goodbye (1989)
#6 Simply Irresistible (1989)
#7 Vinnie Video Vici (1989)
#8 Blood and Remembrance (1989)
#9 She Ain’t Heavy, She’s My Cousin (1989)
#10 My Old Man and the Sea (1989)
#11 Tonight’s the Night (1989)
#12 Every Dog Has His Doogie (1989)
#13 Doogie the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1989)
#14 Greed Is Good (1990)
#15 Attack of the Green-Eyed Monster (1990)
#16 It Ain’t Over Till Mrs. Howser Sings (1990)
#17 Tough Guys Don’t Teach (1990)
#18 I Never Sold Shower Heads for My Father (1990)
#19 Doogie’s Awesome, Excellent Adventure (1990)
#20 Use a Slurpy, Go to Jail (1990)
#21 Whose Mid-Life Crisis Is It Anyway? (1990)
#22 Vinnie’s Blind Date (1990)
#23 And the Winner Is… (1990)
#24 Breaking Up Is Hard to Doogie (1990)
#25 The Grass Ain’t Always Greener (1990)
#26 Frankly, My Dear, I Don’t Give a Grand (1990)
#27 Doogenstein (1990)
#28 Guess Who’s Coming to Doogie’s (1990)
#29 Ask Dr. Doogie (1990)
#30 C’est la Vinnie (1990)
#31 Car Wars (1990)
#32 Doogie Sings the Blues (1990)
#33 Academia Nuts (1990)
#34 Revenge of the Teenage Dead (1990)
#35 Nautilus for Naught (1990)
#36 Don’t Let the Turkeys Get You Down (1990)
#37 Oh Very Young (1990)
#38 TV or Not TV (1990)
#39 A Woman Too Far (1990)
#40 Presumed Guilty (1991)
#41 To Live and Die in Brentwood (1991)
#42 Air Doogie (1991)
#43 A Life in Progress (1991)
#44 My Two Dads (1991)
#45 Nobody Expects the Spanish Inquisition (1991)
#46 Fatal Distraction (1991)
#47 The Doctor, the Wife, her Son and the Job (1991)
#48 Planet of the Dateless (1991)
#49 Doogie’s Wager (1991)
#50 A Kiss Ain’t Just a Kiss (1991)
#51 Dances with Wanda (1991)
#52 The Summer of ’91 (1991)
#53 Doogie Has Left the Building: Part 1 (1991)
#54 Doogie Has Left the Building: Part 2 (1991)
#55 It’s a Damm Shaman (1991)
#56 The Cheese Stands Alone (1991)
#57 Lonesome Doog (1991)
#58 When Doogie Comes Marching Home (1991)
#59 Doogstruck (1991)
#60 Room and Broad (1991)
#61 Doogiesomething (1991)
#62 Truth and Consequences (1991)
#63 It’s a Wonderful Laugh (1991)
#64 Dangerous Reunions (1992)
#65 Mummy Dearest (1992)
#66 Double Doogie with Cheese (1992)
#67 The Show Mustn’t Go On (1992)
#68 If This Is Adulthood, I’d Rather Be in Philadelphia (1992)
#69 What You See Ain’t Necessarily What You Get (1992)
#70 My Father, My Self (1992)
#71 Educating Janine (1992)
#72 Sons of the Desert (1992)
#73 That’s What Friends Are For (1992)
#74 Thanks for the Memories (1992)
#75 Club Medicine (1992)
#76 There’s a Riot Going On (1992)
#77 Look Ma, No Pants (1992)
#78 Doogie Got a Gun (1992)
#79 Doogie Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1992)
#80 The Patient in Spite of Himself (1992)
#81 To Err Is Human, to Give Up Isn’t a Bad Idea (1992)
#82 Doogie, Can You Hear Me? (1992)
#83 Nothing Compares 2 U (1992)
#84 Do the Right Thing… If You Can Figure Out What It Is (1992)
#85 The Big Sleep… Not! (1992)
#86 Will the Real Dr. Howser Please Stand Up (1992)
#87 The Mother of All Fishing Trips (1992)
#88 Roommate with a View (1992)
#89 Spell It ‘M-A-N’ (1993)
#90 It’s a Tough Job… But Why Does My Father Have to Do It? (1993)
#91 The Adventures of Sherlock Howser (1993)
#92 Love Means Constantly Having to Say You’re Sorry (1993)
#93 You’ve Come a Long Way, Babysitter (1993)
#94 Love Makes the World Go ‘Round… or Is It Money? (1993)
#95 Dorky Housecall, M.D. (1993)
#96 Eleven Angry People… and Vinnie (1993)
#97 What Makes Doogie Run (1993)