7 Years (A Life In Medicine)
We are standing at a crossroads in healthcare. Behind us lies a long-lost, nostalgia-tinged world of unfettered physician autonomy, sacred doctor-patient relationships, and a laser-like focus on Read More
Best Healthcare Speaker, EVER?
Book ZDoggMD, the funniest healthcare speaker / rapper ever! (also the ONLY healthcare speaker / rapper ever)
Dear Nurses, you ARE appreciated! A special tribute, from a doctor to nurses everywhere.
I Was Wrong About Vaccines
I totally got it wrong…VACCINES SUCK.
Zika (Viral Luka Parody)
A “viral” video.
Can’t Feel My Face
My Weeknd plans? SAVING LIVES, SON.
In Da Lab
Ain’t nothin’ changed, crit down, whites up…
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Sepsis
An infectious holiday classic!
It Was A Good Call Day
Halfway home, and my pager ain’t blowin’ up…
EHR State of Mind
A rap smackdown of “Epic” proportions.
Bad Skin (A Taylor Swift Bad Blood Parody)
Band-Aids don’t stop killer moles…
Ain’t the Way to Die
Just gonna stand there and watch me burn, end of life and all my wishes go unheard…
Readmission (An R. Kelly “Ignition” Parody)
The dopest R&B anthem about hospital readmissions—EVER.
More Than Warts (An HPV Vaccine Anthem)
Preventing cancer with a vaccine? How “Extreme”…
Blank Script (A Taylor Swift Parody)
Taylor Swift, cross-dressing, and prescription drug addiction. Yeah, that’s pretty much what we call “Saturday” around here.
I Try (To Be A Nurse) — A Macy Gray Parody
ZDoggRN? A tribute to nurses everywhere.
Ebola (A Lola Parody)
A video bound to go “viral.”
Friends With Low Platelets (A Garth Brooks Parody)
ZDoggMD goes country, and breaks out the 6-pack. Of platelets.
While childhood obesity may suck, this Lady Gaga parody…also may suck.
Viva La Vader
Use the Farce, Luke.
Let It Flow!
A bathroom of isolation…
Dr. House of Cards, A Medical Mashup
House of Cards, meet House of God.
And now, a word from our Founder.
Infect Me (Miley Cyrus “Wrecking Ball” Parody)
Is being dead considered a pre-existing condition?
What Does The Doc Say? (An Obamacare Ylvis Parody)
In the Obamacare debate, there’s one voice that no one knows…
CLEAR! (An Usher CPR Parody)
Hands-Only CPR when your homie arrests! An Usher “Yeah” parody and lifesaving PSA.
Just Can’t Get It Up (Internet Porn Parody)
Josh.0 and ZDoggMD address a sticky subject…through song!
ZDoggMD at TEDMED | Are Zombie Doctors Taking Over America?
They let me do a TEDMED talk. Really.
Gangnam With The Wind!
In the pursuit of maximum YouTube views, ZDoggMD and Josh.0 compromise their dignity…and a perfectly good pair of scrubs. Time to jump the shark, Gangnam Style!
Hospitalists! (‘Popular’ Parody From Wicked)
One day we hospitalists will be pop-u-lar too! A Wicked new parody musical!
Hospital Shake (A Harlem Shake Pandemic Parody)
There is a memetic plague sweeping the nation, a contagion known as the Harlem Shake. We document a horrifying local outbreak…
One Injection (Flu Shot Anthem)
Yo, the Flu Crew kicks it Boy Band style in a joint ZDoggMD-Zappos blowout epic! Get your flu shot on!
Dawn of the Diff (C. Diff Rap Zombie Anthem)
Dr. Harry makes his triumphant return as Patient Zero—Mos Diff—in an epic rap video about the C. diff zombie apocalypse.
In the epic struggle between good and only OK, no one is more misérables than we are. A medical musical for the rest of us!
ZDoggMD Live at Essentials 2011 (Part 2)
The second half of ZDoggMD’s stand-up schtick for Mel Herbert’s 2011 Essentials of Emergency Medicine in San Francisco. Warning: May Contain Empathic Robots!
Big Pharma (Notorious BIG Parody)
Yo, my baby needs some new bling so it’s time to sell out…to Big Pharma!
Feed The Wards (Do They Know It’s Christmas?)
This holiday season, let’s remember those who are truly less fortunate than ourselves. A musical telethon for the rest of us!
Pediatrics Vs. Hospitalist: Who’s Harder?
Tired of playing Jazzy Jeff to my Fresh Prince, Dr. Harry is forced to throw down the gangsta gauntlet. Who’s harder? You decide!
Meet Mrs. Dogg
Love and marriage, love and marriage…go together like MRSA and nasal carriage. My lovely wife…revealed at last!
An epic musical anthem for those working on the front lines of healthcare everywhere!
The Wrath of Dr. Khan | A Star Trek Parody
We boldly probe where no finger has probed before with our Grand Rounds Eighth Anniversary Edition. KHAN!!!!!!
Napoleon Dynamite, MD
Everyone knows primary care docs are bred for their skills in magic. A flippin’ parody, GOSH.
Meet Dr. Bobo™
An elegant simian solution for our primary care crunch!
Disco is dead, as are your patients if you don’t buy this rib-cracking collection of CPR’s greatest hits!
A serious rap feud between ZDoggMD and the biggest quack since Daffy Duck. West SIIIIDE!
Call Day! (Rebecca Black Friday Parody)
Our attempt to capitalize on minute 14:59 of Rebecca Black’s 15 minutes of fame! Dedicated to all the homies takin’ call tonight…
Get your shots on! A musical anthem guaranteed to start a beef with the forces of vaccine denial. Hey Wakefield, watch your back…the ImmuNinja’s coming!
Hard Doc’s Life (Hospitalist Anthem)
Yo, ZDoggMD dropping some mad verse ’bout the struggles of being a hospitalist. Strictly for my homies!
Diarrhea, The Musical
Dysentery. Music. Doc Quixote. BOOM.
Ho Ho Hospitalized
Twas the night before Christmas,
With an ambulance en route,
All the doctors were buzzing
About Santa and his gout.
A very merry X-mas from the ZDoggMD crew!
A Muggle’s Guide to Med School
Muggles (non-medical folk) have been hassling us for some time now to talk more about what med school is like. Turns out this whole Harry Potter nonsense is the perfect analogy.
Manhood in the Mirror
Who better to teach young men how to do the testicular self-exam than Michael Jackson?
Auto-Tune Bad News
Everything sounds better Auto-Tuned, especially bad medical news! Paging Dr. T-Pain…
Pull and Pray – The Safe Sex Song
A rap anthem to warn of the dangers of coitus interruptus.
Dr. Yoda versus Pirate MD
I cobbled this video together in an afternoon after reading a couple of interesting articles on NYTimes.com (Touch Matters and Foreign Born Docs Give Equal Care). These pieces provided me an easy excuse to make fun of Star Wars, my dad, and pirates — three great tastes that go great together.
Check Tha’ Tissue
An original rap joint about the perils of over-the-counter pain medications and the ulcers they can cause. Word to the ICU!
“Witch” doctor are you cut out to be? Dr. Harry joins me to explore the traits particular to family practice, ER, pediatrics, internal medicine, and surgery.
Sesame Street 5150 | A Psychiatric Odyssey
Sesame Street: a great psychiatric case series. And don’t even get us started on Oscar…
UCSF Graduation Speech
I believe the English teachers call this “foreshadowing.”