About Doctors on Call

Thursdays at 7pm on PBS North
Rebroadcast Saturdays at 5:30pm on Explore

For whatever ails you, Doctors On Call has an answer. A panel of physicians discuss a variety of medical issues live, on-air and answer viewer questions. Tune in Thursday nights for expert advice and call in during the show to 218.788.2844 or toll free at 877.307.8762. You can also email your questions any time to ask [at] wdse [dot] org.

Schedule for the 2019-2020 Season

  • 10.03.2019Heart Problems & High Blood Pressure
    Host: Dr. Ray Christensen
  • 10.10.2019 Opioid Reduction & Medical Assisted Therapy
    Host: Dr. Amanda McDonald
  • 10.17.2019 What Are You Seeing In Your Office?
    Host: Dr. Paul Sanford: TBD
  • 10.24.2019 Depression, Anxiety & Suicide
    Host: Dr. Mary Owen
  • 10.31.2019Women’s Health & Female Cancers
    Host: Dr. Paula Termuhlen, Regional Campus Dean, UMD Medical School
  • 11.07.2019 Aging & Medicare Wellness Exams
    Host: Dr. Kasey Kapella
  • 11.14.2019Lower Extremity: Knee, Foot, & Hip Problems
    Host: Dr. Joseph Lemker
  • 12.12.2019 Upper Extremity:
    Neck & Back Problems

    Host: Dr. Ray Christensen
  • 12.19.2019Upper GI Problems
    Host: Dr. Paula Termuhlen
  • 1.09.2020 Lower GI Problems
    Host: Dr. Steve Vopat
  • 1.16.2020ENT Problems
    Host: Dr. Anne Stephen
  • 1.23.2020 Vaping: Tobacco Use & Smoking Cessation
    Host: Dr. Anne Stephen
  • 1.30.2020Allergies & Skin Problems
    Host: Dr. Anne Stephen
  • 2.06.2020 Diabetes: Diagnosis, Complications & Treatment
    Host: Dr. Addie Vittorio
  • 2.13.2020Men’s Health & Kidney Stones
    Host: Dr. Heather Muster
  • 2.20.2020 Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment & Survivorship
    Host: Dr. Paula Termuhlen