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The Street Doctors

The Street Doctors are on a mission

The third series of Street Doctor transmitted in spring 2008.
The doctors once more covered the length and breath of Britain, making calls in Aberdeen, Chester, Dover, the Lake District, Oxford, and Sheffield.

Did you know? Life expectancy for the UK increased between 1992 and 2005 by 3.6 years for males and 2.4 years for females. By 2005 there were only 9% of local authorities that had a life expectancy for males less than 75 years and only 13% of local authorities had female life expectancies less than 80 years.


Meet the doctors

Dr Ayan
Dr Ayan thumbnail image"Men are four or five times less likely to see a GP than women"
Dr Barbara
Dr Barbara thumbnail image"As a GP you're looking at the whole person"
Dr George
Dr George thumbnail image"Patient knowledge is improving all the time"
Dr Jonty
Dr Jonty thumbnail image"We have a major job on our hands tackling issues like obesity"

Exclusive video

Dr Barbara gives trucker Paul a wake-up call

Destination Lake District

Dr George treats a hoarse town crier.

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Destination Dover

Dr Barabra gives Paul an overhaul.

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Dr Jonty meets a walker with fluid on the elbow.

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