First, THR partnered with the physician-led research team of Castle Connolly, the U.S.’ preeminent medical-database authority, to identify the highest-rated practitioners in their specialties, all of whom are nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of U.S. doctors each year. Castle Connolly screens these doctors medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories and much more. Doctors do not and cannot pay to be included. THR then went further and surveyed 800 professionals in the film, television, movie and media fields to find out who among these doctors are the most beloved, trusted and go-to physicians in L.A. These 43 industry favorites include Morgan Freeman’s holistic internist Dr. Soram Khalsa, Dr. Mehmet Oz ‘s gastroenterologist Dr. Jonathan LaPook, Naomi Watts’ NYC dermatologist David Colbert, KISS’ Paul Stanley’s ear, nose and throat doctor Joe Sugerman , Steve Tisch’s favorite neurosurgeon and Dr.