'Doctor Doctor (닥터 닥터) is a South Koreansitcom produced by iTV in 2000. The background of the comedy focuses on the "Good Doctor Hospital". Several characters in the sitcom used their real names in their roles.
The sitcom showed several gags among the staff. Once, Dr. Ahn had enountered an old patient who had received a bad treatment from Dr. Ahn and thought that she could receive free treatment. Dr. Ahn, being too ashamed to correct her that treatment is not free, agreed to give her a free treatment. The news spread around, and another man who came for "free treatment" was overjoyed and shooked a bewildered Dr. Ahn's hand. He later received a visitor, dressed in black from head-to-toe, praised his kindness for giving free treatment to patients, and asked if he wished to hold a merger between the two hospitals. During this time, the visitor received multiple calls from several handphones in one go during the visit, spoke in Japanese, German and English to the respective phonecalls.
Dr. Baek had once insisted on helping a fellow female doctor on editing a videotape, and had to approach another female friend to borrow her tape-editor.
After Dr. Ahn's wife had left the household, he borrowed Nurse Wang's knitting set and secretly knitted a woollen coat in his office, once nearly getting caught by Dr. Baek when he entered the office. He later videotaped himself, using a... Read More