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Dentistry on TV! (Comedy)

TV SHOWS OR TV MOVIES WHERE A MAIN OR SUPPORTING CHARACTER IS A DENTIST:

  1. The Ann Sothern Show
    Louis Nye plays Dr. Delbert Gray the hotel dentist where Sothern's character works.

  2. Ann Sothern Show


  3. The Bob Newhart Show
    Peter Bonerz plays Jerry Robinson, Bob's friend and office-mate.

  4. Bob Newhart Show


  5. Butterflies (British)
    Geoffrey Palmer plays a butterfly-collecting dentist.

  6. Butterflies



  7. Carpoolers
    Jerry O'Connell plays Laird the dentist, part of the carpooling quartet.

  8. Carpoolers


  9. Coach
    Tom Poston has a recurring role as Luther's hair-cutting, jewelry-dealing dentist.

  10. Coach


  11. The Dick Van Dyke Show
    Jerry Paris plays Jerry Helper, Rob Petrie's neighbor and dentist.


  12. Doc Corkle
    Short-lived sitcom about a neighborhood dentist (Eddie Mayehoff).

  13. Doc Corkle

  14. The Exes
    TV Land series featuring three divorced men sharing an apartment one of whom, Stuart (David Alan Basche), is a dentist.


  15. The Exes


  16. The Four Seasons
    Jack Weston reprised the role he played in the movie of the same name.


  17. Friends
    Mitchell Whitfield plays Barry, Rachel's orthodontist ex-fiance.

  18. Friends


  19. Happy Family
    John Larroquette plays dentist Peter Brennan in this series about a couple whose grown kids keep giving them headaches. Hamish Linklater is eldest son Todd, also a dentist working in his father's practice.

  20. Happy Family


  21. Hope & Faith
    Ted McGinley plays Charley, the Orthodontist husband of Faith.

  22. Faith & Hope


  23. Husbands, Wives & Lovers
    Ron Rifkin played Dr. Ron Willis in this seriocomic series about five San Fernando Valley couples.

  24. Husbands, Wives and Lovers


  25. I'm a Big Girl Now
    Danny Thomas plays Diana Canova's (the big girl) father, a dentist.

  26. I'm a Big Girl Now


  27. Jake in Progress
    Ian Gomez is Jake's dentist best friend.

  28. Jake in Progress


  29. Jitters (TV-movie)
    Joely Fisher is a dentist with marriage issues.

  30. Jitters


  31. Me and the Chimp
    "Me" is the dentist (not the Chimp) and he's played by Ted Bessel of "That Girl" fame.

  32. Me and the Chimp


  33. The Middle
    Jack McBrayer is Dr. Goodwin, Frankie's boss.

  34. The Middle


  35. Minor Adjustments
    Mitchell Whitfield (Friends' evil orthodonist Barry) plays Dr. Bruce Hampton, a dentist friend of main character Dr. Ron Ames (Rondell Sheridan).

  36. Minor Adjustments


  37. The Montefuscos
    Dr. Frankie Montefusco (Ron Carey) is part of a large brood of Italian-Americans living in Connecticut.

  38. The Montefuscos


  39. My Family
    Robert Lindsay plays the dentist head of a typical British family.

  40. My Family


  41. Newsradio
    When Andy Dick's character Matthew is fired from his radio news reporting job, he goes back to working as a dentist.

  42. Newsradio


  43. Oliver Beene
    In this 1960's Queens, NY set sitcom, Oliver's dad (Grant Shaud) is a frugal dentist.

  44. Oliver Beene


  45. One Day at a Time
    Barbara marries Mark Royer (Boyd Gaines) who goes from dental student to dentist on the show.


  46. Parks and Recreation
    Councilman Jeremy Jamm is also the local orthodontist.

  47. Parks and Recreation


  48. Problem Child 3: Junior's in Love
    Gilbert Gottfried plays Dr. Peabody.
    Problem Child 3


  49. Reba
    Christopher Rich plays Reba's estranged dentist husband who impregnated his hygienist.

  50. Reba


  51. Seinfeld
    Bryan Cranston plays Tim Whatley, a dentist friend of Jerry's.

  52. Seinfeld


  53. Suburgatory
    Alan Tudyk plays Noah Werner a suburban dentist in the ficitional Westchester town of Chatswin, NY.

  54. Suburgatory


  55. Toothless (TV-movie)
    Kirstie Alley plays a dentist who gets recruited to be the tooth fairy.

  56. Toothless


  57. True Colors
    Frankie Faison (then Cleavon Little) played a Baltimore dentist named Ron Freeman.

True Colors





TV SHOW EPISODES INVOLVING DENTISTRY:

  1. Abbott & Costello
    Lou goes to the dentist (Sidney Fields) for a toothache.

  2. The Abbot & Costello Show


  3. According to Jim
    After promising to stay by Cheryl's side during her dental surgery, Jim bails when he has the chance to meet Bo Diddley.

  4. According to Jim


  5. All of Us
    When Neesee brings home a handsome successful dentist, jealousy hits Robert.

  6. All of Us


  7. Angel
    Angel is outraged when her dentist (Parley Baer) charges her for a visit she had to cancel at the last minute.

  8. Angel


  9. The Anna Nicole Smith Show
    Anna nervously visits the dentist.

  10. Anna Nicole Smith Show


  11. Anything But Love
    Marty goes on a date with Hannah's dental hygienist best friend.

  12. Anything But Love


  13. Barney Miller
    A woman accuses a dentist (Richard Herd) of molesting her.

  14. Barney Miller


  15. Bette
    Bette's schedule's a mess so she has to multi-task at the dentist.

  16. Bette


  17. The Bob Newhart Show
    Howard becomes attractive to Carol while under anesthesia for an extraction.


  18. The Bob Newhart Show


  19. The Bob Newhart Show
    Jerry, along with Bob and Howard, agrees to do Career Day for Emily's class.


  20. The Bob Newhart Show


  21. The Brady Bunch
    Marcia is self-conscious about her new braces.

  22. The Brady Bunch


  23. The Brady Bunch
    Marcia has a crush on the family dentist.

  24. The Brady Bunch


  25. The Carol Burnett Show
    Tim Conway and Harvey Korman in a dental sketch.

  26. The Carol Burnett Show


  27. Coach
    Coach has a toothache and sees Luther's cutrate dentist (Tom Poston).

  28. Coach


  29. Coach
    Tom Poston returns as Luther's eccentric dentist who sells Coach an engagement ring.

  30. Coach


  31. The Cosby Show
    Danny Kaye plays the Huxtables' zany dentist.

  32. Cosby


  33. Costello
    When Sue cracks a tooth she goes to see a Harvard dental student.

  34. Costello


  35. Curb Your Enthusiasm
    Larry's dentist ruins the elastic on his shirt.

  36. Curb Your Enthusiasm


  37. Curb Your Enthusiasm
    Cheryl's new dentist thinks that Larry's been beating her.

  38. Curb Your Enthusiasm


  39. The Dick Van Dyke Show
    Rob has a wild western dream while under anesthesia for an extraction.

  40. The Dick Van Dyke Show


  41. The Dick Van Dyke Show
    Rob feels guilty when he lets a dentist other than Jerry fix his tooth.

  42. The Dick Van Dyke Show


  43. Dream On
    Eddie's adoptive parents are a periodontist and his dental assistant (Richard Roundtree and Madge Sinclair); his biological parents are an endodontist and his dental assistant (Art Evans and Marla Gibbs).

  44. Dream On


  45. Drew Carey
    Louis has a close encounter with a scary dentist (Charles Fleischer) which leaves him a walking Halloween costume.

  46. Drew Carey


  47. Eerie, Indiana
    Vincent Schiavelli played the bizarre dentist of Eerie, Indiana.

  48. Eerie, Indiana


  49. Ellen
    Ellen chips a tooth and goes to Paige's cute dentist.

  50. Ellen


  51. Phil has a toothache and when he finally allows Stuart to take care of it, winds up having a fling with Stuart's assistant.

  52. The Exes


  53. The Facts of Life
    Molly is troubled when her parents split, and her dentist dad gets a girlfriend.


  54. Family Matters
    Urkel wreaks his usual brand of chaos at the dentist.

  55. Family Matters


  56. First Time Out
    Jackie's got a bad tooth so she goes to a dentist in Tijuana to save money.

  57. First Time Out


  58. Frasier
    Frasier tries to win back Lana (Jean Smart), just when her dentist ex-husband wants a shot at redemption.

  59. Frasier


  60. The Fresh Prince of Bel Air
    Star Trek fan Carlton causes William Shatner to break a tooth; when he and Will follow him to the dentist, chaos ensues.

  61. The Fresh Prince of Bel Air


  62. Friends
    Phoebe has a toothache but is afraid to go to the dentist because someone will die.


  63. Friends
    Rachel dates a periodontist named Russ who's very familiar.

  64. Friends


  65. Friends
    Rachel has an affair with her ex-fiance, Barry the Orthodontist.

  66. Friends


  67. Friends
    Ross over-bleaches his teeth just before a big date.
    Friends


  68. Full House
    Stephanie has her first cavity.

  69. Full House


  70. George Lopez
    Michael Clarke Duncan plays Dr. Holland.

  71. George Lopez


  72. Get Smart
    Max does some unlicensed dental work while on a mission.

  73. Get Smart


  74. The Golden Girls
    Rose fears that her dentist fondled her while under nitrous oxide.

  75. The Golden Girls


  76. Happy Days
    The Fonz is afraid to go to the dentist.

  77. Happy Days


  78. Happy Family
    On his wife's urging Peter sets his daughter up with one of his patients.

  79. Happy Family


  80. The Honeymooners
    Ralph does a candy commercial with a toothache.

  81. The Honeymooners


  82. Hope and Faith
    When Hope cracks a tooth she's reluctant to let Charlie fix it.

  83. Hope and Faith


  84. Jake in Progress
    When Adrian's father-in-law breaks a tooth, he's hesitant to let Adrian fix it.

  85. Jake in Progress


  86. The Jamie Kennedy Experiment
    Jamie plays a dentist having a bad day to an unsuspecting patient.

  87. Jamie Kennedy Experiment


  88. The King of Queens
    Doug's new dentist (Tim Matheson) once had a crush on Carrie, and now he's taking it out on Doug's teeth.

  89. The King of Queens


  90. The King of Queens
    Arthur gets braces.

  91. The King of Queens


  92. The Late Show
    Jeff Dunham and Peanut do a dental routine for David Letterman.


  93. The Late Show


  94. Leave it to Beaver
    The Beav's nervous about visiting the dentist (Wendell Holmes).

  95. Leave it to Beaver


  96. Louie
    Louie goes to a new dentist and fears something untoward happened under anesthesia.

  97. Louie


  98. MADtv
    Lorraine goes to the dentist.

  99. MADtv


  100. Malcolm in the Middle
    Hal feels betrayed when his friend gives him a large dental bill.

  101. Malcolm in the Middle


  102. Married with Children
    Joe Flaherty plays Al Bundy's unfortunate dentist with a sexy assistant (Tracy Lords).

  103. Married with Children

  104. Martin
    Pam gets hypnotized at the dentist's.

  105. Martin


  106. The Mary Tyler Moore Show
    Shelley Berman guests as a divorced dentist who's keen on Mary.

  107. Mary Tyler Moore Show


  108. M*A*S*H
    Hawkeye's quest for a new pair of boots involves the camp dentist, a date for Radar and a birthday party for Frank.

  109. M*A*S*H


  110. M*A*S*H
    A dentist becomes paranoid that something will go wrong when he receives his discharge orders.

  111. M*A*S*H


  112. M*A*S*H
    Charles has a toothache and his forced dental visit results in a bitten hand.

  113. M*A*S*H


  114. The Middle
    Frankie starts dental assisting school and clashes with her teacher.

  115. The Middle


  116. The Mindy Project
    Bill Hader is the oral surgeon who got away.

  117. The Mindy Project

  118. Monty Python's Flying Circus!
    Meet Arthur Lemming, Special Investigator for the British Dental Association.

  119. Monty Python's Flying Circus!

  120. Mr. Bean
    Mr. Bean is late for a dental appointment!

  121. Mr. Bean


  122. My Family
    Ben is upset to find that his wife and daughter, feeling neglected, have started seeing another dentist.

  123. My Family


  124. My Favorite Martian
    Leonard Weinrib plays the dentist in this episode about how Uncle Martin's eyesight is affected by a toothache.

  125. My Favorite Martian


  126. My Wife & Kids
    Claire gets an abscess just in time for yearbook photos.

  127. My Wife & Kids


  128. The Nanny
    Mr. Sheffield has a toothache which forces C.C. to take over on a trip to the zoo with the kids.

  129. The Nanny


  130. The New Adventures of Old Christine
    Christine breaks a tooth, adding to her financial woes.

  131. The New Adventures of Old Christine


  132. Newlywed: Nick & Jessica
    Jessica goes to the dentist and has her first root canal.

  133. Nick & Jessica


  134. The Odd Couple
    Oscar's dentist invents barnacle glue and Oscar convinces Felix to invest.

  135. The Odd Couple


  136. One Day at a Time
    Barbara's husband, Dr. Mark Royer, graduates from dental school and hangs up his shingle. Schneider reluctantly agrees to be his first patient.

  137. One Day at a Time


  138. The Osbournes
    The prince of darkness visits the dentist.

  139. The Osbournes


  140. The Partridge Family
    Laurie's braces act as a radio receiver.

  141. The Partridge Family


  142. Perfect Strangers
    A trip to the dentist results in laughing gas hijinks.
    Perfect Strangers


  143. Raising Dad
    Grandpa's scared to go to the dentist (Fred Stoller).

  144. Raising Dad


  145. Raising Hope
    Burt uses his new barter scheme to get a much needed dental cleaning.

  146. Raising Hope


  147. Reba
    Reba takes a job with Brock's rival (Dan Castellaneta).

  148. Reba


  149. Roseanne
    Roseanne loses a tooth and has no insurance to pay for a replacement.

  150. Roseanne


  151. Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
    Sabrina's cousin turns her into a doll and tosses her into a box with, among others, her dentist (Paul Sand).

  152. Sabrina


  153. Sanford and Son
    Fred's got a toothache and is reluctant to go to the dentist.

  154. Sanford and Son Sanford and Son


  155. Saturday Night Live
    Chris Elliott, John Turturro and Tim Meadows play competing Bronxville dentists in this series of political styled ads.


  156. SNLSNLSNL


  157. Seinfeld
    Jerry's dentist friend gets in trouble for writing a phony note.

  158. Seinfeld


  159. Seinfeld
    Jerry chips a tooth and must find a dentist at a pre-Thanksgiving party.


  160. Seinfeld
    Jerry's dentist converts to Judaism so he can tell Jewish jokes.

  161. Seinfeld


  162. Seinfeld
    Kramer wreaks havoc while numb from a visit to the dentist.


  163. Seinfeld


  164. Spin City
    The mayor chips a tooth before an important photo shoot.

  165. Spin City


  166. Still Standing
    Judy is overworked when her boss Dr. Gerber (Richard Kind) feels the effect of his affair with his other assistant.

  167. Still Standing


  168. Strangers with Candy
    Jerri gets braces and has to spy on a classmate. Richard Kind plays Jerri's dentist Dr. Harry Link.

  169. Strangers with Candy


  170. Suburgatory
    Noah tries to get revenge on his therapist for stealing his girl.

  171. Suburgatory


  172. Suddenly Susan
    Susan hides her relationship with Jack by claiming that she's dating her dentist (Stephen Tobolowsky).


  173. That's So Raven
    Raven accompanies her very reluctant brother to his dental appointment.

  174. That's So Raven


  175. 3rd Rock from the Sun
    Harry accompanies Nina to her dental appointments.

  176. 3rd Rock from the Sun


  177. 30 Rock
    Liz meets a man while under the influence of anesthesia.


  178. 30 Rock


  179. Three's Company
    Jeffrey Tambor plays Teri's boyfriend and Jack's new dentist.

  180. Three's Company


  181. Tracey Takes on...
    Fern Rosenthal's dentist (Sam McMurray) has more on his mind than oral hygiene.

  182. Tracey Takes on...


  183. True Colors
    Dr. Ron Freeman (Frankie Faison) is forced to treat his narrow-minded mother-in-law (Nancy Walker) when she has a toothache and she finds her old dentist has died.

  184. True Colors


  185. 2 Broke Girls
    Caroline needs a nightguard so she ventures into a dental office in a subway station.

  186. 2 Broke Girls


  187. Ugly Betty
    Kathy Najimy plays Betty's orthodontist and also appears in a dream sequence showing Betty what her life would be like with perfect teeth.

  188. Ugly Betty


  189. The Wayans Brothers
    Dee has problems with her shy dentist boyfriend(Richard F. White).

  190. The Wayans Brothers


  191. The Wonder Years
    Kevin has a crush on his dental hygienist.

The Wonder Years







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