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Doctors and Medicine Tales in Old Time Radio
From the country doctors traveling with medicine bags to doctors on the battle front to criminal psychologists, doctors of all sorts made their mark on the old time radio shows. These collections include facinating life and death stories and snippets from the history of western medicine advances as they unfolded. But it wasn't all bandaids and broken bones, radio of yesteryear also included Doctors Fighting Crime and Adventure medical quacks and charletons preying on the sick and infirm to make a profit.
The Doctors' Wife "The gay, heart-warming story of a woman who is married to a doctor...and likes it!" Doctor Dan Palmer and his supportive wife Julie live and work in a small town full of big personalities in this short lived old time radio soap opera.
Young Doctor Malone Advertised in Young Dr Malone Sponsored by General Food and Post Cereals, this cereal serial has it all – love, jealousy, hate, crippling diseases, rich philanthropists, treacherous characters, death and marriage.
Doctor Christian Jean Hersholt is an actor who specialized in gentle, intelligent roles that called for warmth and feeling in Dr Christian. This series is that kind of show and can be enjoyed as drama, as nostalgia, and as just plain old radio entertainment.
Medical Breakthrough and True Medical Stories
Medical Tale Compilations
Less Scrupulous Medical Practice Tales
Quack Doctors in Old Time Radio Laugh along with comedic tales of quack doctors with Amos & Andy, Jack Benny, and more. Hear the dramatized tales of quackery in Dragnet, Dr Kildare, Straight Arrow, Casey Crime Photographer, and more!
Witch Doctors and Medicine Men There are many things in the natural world that can make you sick or injured, there are even more in the Supernatural World.
Doctor John Brinkley (Medical Quack) Brinkley began experimenting with goat glands, surgically implanting them for every ailment from fertility, to dementia, to impotency. Called a quack, charlatan, and mega-medical radio star, Dr John Brinkley is a character from the 20th century that could not have existed without the power of radio. << Old Time Radio Articles
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