It’s not hard to understand what makes Dr. Oz so popular. Called “America’s doctor,” syndicated talk-show host Mehmet Oz speaks in a way anyone can understand. Medicine may be complex, but with Dr. Oz, clad in scrubs and crooning to millions of viewers about miracles and revolutionary breakthroughs, it’s often not. He makes it fun, and people can’t get enough.
“I haven’t seen a doctor in eight years,” The New Yorker quoted one viewer telling Oz. “I’m scared. You’re the only one I trust.”