Can You Identify These Famous Fictional Physicians?

Albert B. Lowenfels, MD


August 06, 2018

Fictional Physicians in Literature

Do you have a favorite fictional physician from literature? Take this Medscape quiz to see whether you can you identify some of the most famous fictional medical practitioners, their authors, and the novels in which these characters appear.

If you're interested in adding new books to your summer reading list, all of the novels referenced in this quiz are available in print and electronic format. Are you short on reading time, or do you prefer film? You're in luck, because all of these titles have been adapted for the big screen.

Have a favorite fictional physician not mentioned in this quiz? If so, please take a moment to share your top fictional doc with your fellow Medscape readers in our comments section.


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