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This list of songs about doctors is a veritable cornucopia of musicians seeking medical attention, for a variety of reasons. “Doctor, doctor…” These are words that have been spoken by many a rockstar in the midst of their raging addictions, stories of which have been written into doctor songs.  Pills and thrills have long been a part of rock ‘n roll, so it’s only natural for musicians to look to medical professionals to take them to their highest highs, and help them recover from their lowest lows. These songs about doctors seek to thrill, and at times, chill.

The Beatles and the Rolling Stones had a rivalry going in their heyday, which even extended to them writing songs about the same subjects. The Beatles “Dr. Robert” and the Rolling Stones “Doctor Doctor” are medically minded tunes from the groups.

“Doctor My Eyes” was a big hit for Jackson Browne, ironic perhaps because the song is pessimistic, about a man who has become jaded by the trials of life.

Sometimes what’s needed most is a big dose of rock ‘n roll. Ween’s “Dr. Rock” is just that, a distorted, driving rock tune that you’re sure to feel the morning after.

What songs on this list cure what ails you? Vote for your favorites! Please add any songs about doctors that aren’t on the list, stat!

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Doctor My Eyes Jackson Browne

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Base Case of Loving You Robert Palmer

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Dr. Robert The Beatles

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The Doctor Cheap Trick

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Doctor Doctor Thompson Twins

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Doctor Feelgood Motley Crue

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Doctor to My Disease Jethro Tull

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Rock 'n' Roll Doctor Black Sabbath

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Doctor Wu Steely Dan

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Dr. Love Motörhead

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The Real Me The Who

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Dear Doctor The Rolling Stones

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Dr. Music Blue Öyster Cult

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Doctor Jeykill Bo Diddley

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The Doctor The Doobie Brothers

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Oh, Doctor Jesus Ray Charles

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Dr Watson, I Presume Elvis Costello

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Dr. Benway’s House Sonic Youth

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Blue Flowers Dr. Octagon

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Doctor Beat Miami Sound Machin... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Songs About Doctors

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Down to the Doctors Dr Feelgoo... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Songs About Doctors

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I'm the Doctor Motörhead

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Dr. Lee, PhD Beastie Boys

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Doctor Love Bananarama

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A Visit to the Creep Doctor Guided by Voices

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Dr. Baker Beta Band

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Doctor Me Great White

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Doctor My Eyes The Jackson 5

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Doctor Love Tom Jones

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Doctor Rockter W.A.S.P.

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Doctor Freud Pete Seeger

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Dr Greenthumb Cypress Hill

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Michael McCready added Doctor Jones Aqua

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Doctor Dark Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

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Dr. Geek Melvins

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Bush Doctor Peter Tosh

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Oh, Doctor Jesus Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald

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Dr. Robert F. Thomas Dolly Parton

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Doctor Brown Fleetwood Mac