NEW YORK, NY (August, 2009) - "The Dr. Oz Show," the daily syndicated series is now showing weekday afternoons at 3 pm on KOLD News 13. The show is hosted by Dr. Mehmet Oz, the popular and trusted health expert from "The Oprah Winfrey Show,"
"The Dr. Oz Show" is an entertaining, high octane, multi-topic hour that is equal parts life-saving information combined with an "embarrassment-free zone" sensibility where nothing is off limits or out of bounds.
The show is all about YOU -- what impacts viewers, their families, their health and their well-being. The highly anticipated new daily syndicated series is co-produced by Harpo Productions and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and distributed by SPT.
"The Dr. Oz Show" will begin taping in August in the legendary Studio 6A in New York's 30 Rockefeller Plaza.
Dr. Oz has served as health expert on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" since 2004, sharing advice with viewers to help them live their best life from the inside out.
Dr. Oz has co-authored five New York Times Best Sellers including "YOU: The Owner's Manual", "YOU: The Smart Patient", "YOU: On a Diet", "YOU: Staying Young", "YOU: Being Beautiful" as well as the award-winning "Healing from the Heart".
He has a regular column in Esquire magazine and O, The Oprah Magazine, and is the host of a daily talk show on Sirius XM Radio's "Oprah Radio."
Dr. Oz is Vice-Chair of the Department of Surgery and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital and performs 250 heart operations annually.
His research interests include heart replacement surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, complementary medicine and health care policy. He has authored over 400 original publications, book chapters, and medical books and has received several patents.