You Should Really See a Doctor takes on self-confessed ‘cyberchondriacs’ and dubious self-diagnosers in a medical TV first: the patients come with their own diagnosis.
Each episode our team of doctors meet three tricky cases with uncertain and unresolved possible health issues. The patients present their case as well as their own research and theories to the doctors. How wrong or how right do they get it? We follow those that require further exploration on their journey as they go from our location diagnosis to solving their health issue by episode’s end.
Two highly credible, relatable and personable doctors make up our on-location team, with Dr Pixie McKenna (Embarassing Bodies, C4) leading the series and Dr. Phil Kieran bringing a fresh approach to the material. The self-diagnoses are vast and varied: potential sleep apnoea; food intolerances; asthma; psoriasis; irritable bowel syndrome; the fabled underactive thyroid. Our doctors debunk health fads, explore the latest medical breakthroughs and demonstrate proven medical facts.... Read more.