Doogie Howser, M.D.

Season 2 Episode 1


Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Sep 12, 1990 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • In this episode Doogie renamed his journal from the "Personal Journal of Doogie Howser, M.D." to the "Personal Journal of Dr. Doogenstein."

    • In season one's episode, "Doogie's Awesome, Excellent Adventure," Doogie pierces his left ear. However, this episode shows him with no earring, but also with no scar or hole from it either.

  • Quotes

    • Doogie's Journal Entry: September 26, 1990... I had my dream again last night. Being a seventeen-year-old doctor is a monster. But the dream taught me that the monster can't hurt me as long as we keep dancing. Feets don't fail me now.

  • Notes

    • The German episode title is "Das Wunderkind wird 17", meaning "The Wunderkind Turns 17".

    • With this episode, Lucy Boryer is elevated to the main cast, given an "Also Starring" credit following the show's opening for this episode.

    • Joe Kenworthy, Dean Okrand, Bill Thiederman and Mike Getlin won the 1991 Emmy Award for "Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy Series or a Special" for this episode.

  • Allusions

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