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Dr. Drew

David Drew Pinsky (born September 4, 1958), best known as Dr. Drew, is an American board-certified internist, addiction medicine specialist, and radio and television personality. He has hosted the nationally syndicated radio talk show Loveline since the show's inception in 1984. On television, he hosts the talk show Dr. Drew on HLN, as well as the daytime series Lifechangers on the The CW. In addition, he serves as producer and stars in the VH1 show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, and its spinoffs Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew and Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House. Pinsky is also Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, former Medical Director for the Department of Chemical Dependency Services at Las Encinas Hospital in Pasadena, California, staff member at Huntington Memorial Hospital, and a private practitioner. Pinsky was born in Pasadena, California. His father, Morton Pinsky (1925–2009), was a physician. His mother, Helene Stanton (née Eleanor Mae Stansbury; born 1925), is a retired singer and actress who came from a "highly Victorian upper-middle-class family in Philadelphia". Pinsky attended Polytechnic

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Transgender Reporter Zoey Tur -- Accused of Battery ... Over Caitlyn Jenner

Trans Reporter Zoey Tur
Accused of Battery ... Over Caitlyn Jenner

Going to battle over Caitlyn Jenner could get transgender reporter Zoey Tur arrested -- a guest on Dr. Drew's show has filed a police report against Tur for getting handsy during a debate. The… READ MORE >

Dr. Drew -- Transgender Threatens Lawyer ... Call Me Sir, I'll Beat Your Ass!!! (VIDEO)

Dr. Drew
Transgender Threatens Lawyer ... Call Me Sir, I'll Beat Your Ass!!!

A famous transgender calmly threatened a disrespectful critic with a ride home ... in an ambulance. It went down on Dr. Drew's HLN show Thursday, when lawyer and… READ MORE >

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Dr. Drew -- Dwight Howard's Baby Mama Has a Point

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Dwight Howard's Baby Mama Has a Point

Dwight Howard's baby mama wasn't talking out of her ass with that whole "celeb kids have psychological baggage" argument ... this according to an expert in the field,… READ MORE >

- 82 days ago
Dr. Drew -- Scott Disick Is in Desperate Shape (VIDEO)

Dr. Drew
Scott Disick Is in Desperate Shape

// Dr. Drew believes Scott Disick is in far worse shape than anyone believes, because his choice of rehab is dangerous, generally used by heroin addicts, and he's destined to relapse. The… READ MORE >

- 167 days ago
Dr. Drew on Ray Rice -- 'Good They're Staying Together' ... But They're In Denial

Dr. Drew on Ray Rice:
'Good They're Staying Together' ... But They're In Denial

Dr. Drew says he's very concerned about Ray and Janay Rice -- telling TMZ Sports it's "good" they're staying together ... but says they're in major denial about the magnitude of what… READ MORE >

- 276 days ago
'America's Next Top Model' Star -- Renee Alway's Family Pleads ... We Need Dr. Drew to Save Her!

'America's Next Top Model' Star
Family Begs Dr. Drew ... Please Save Her!

Family members of "America's Next Top Model" finalist Renee Alway are deeply concerned the model's in too deep with drugs -- now they want to recruit the big guns to help, like Dr. Drew or Oprah.… READ MORE >

- 777 days ago
Lindsay Lohan Intervention -- Michael Lohan Asked Dr. Drew for Help

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Michael Lohan Asked Dr. Drew for Help

Michael Lohan recruited rehab mastermind Dr. Drew for his massive Lindsay intervention last week, TMZ has learned -- but Dr. Drew declined, believing he would accidentally sabotage the entire… READ MORE >

- 1047 days ago
Octomom: Dr. Drew Got Me All Wired Up

Octomom
Dr. Drew Got Me All Wired Up

Just weeks after Dr. Drew promised Octomom free internet service ... to help the mom-of-14 take online classes and get a damn job ... the former "Celebrity Rehab" host has made good on his word.In… READ MORE >

- 1372 days ago
Dr. Drew -- Still On Call for "Celebrity Rehab"

Dr. Drew
Still On Call for "Celebrity Rehab"

Dr. Drew Pinsky hasn't permanently checked out of "Celebrity Rehab" -- the show is currently on hold ... but TMZ has learned, VH1 is keeping Drew on deck for a possible reboot.As we first reported… READ MORE >

- 1423 days ago
Attention Celebs:  VH1 Wants to Repair Your Screwed Up Relationship

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Dr. Drew Pinsky is officially checking out of VH1's "Celebrity Rehab" ... but VH1 wants to keep rehab alive, so it's developing another show without the good doc.Sources connected to the show tell… READ MORE >

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