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Not to be confused with Dr. Gill Gilliam.
Not to be confused with Unnamed purple doctor.
Not to be confused with Doctor.
Character

The Purple Doctorfish is a character who first appears in the episode "I Was a Teenage Gary." He is usually the doctor seen when there are medical situations in episodes.

Description

He is a purple fish who wears a white buttoned coat and glasses.

Biography

The Doctorfish is a medical doctor who works at the Bikini Bottom hospital. In addition to being a doctor, he is also a veterinarian, as revealed in "I Was a Teenage Gary," "Shellback Shenanigans," and "Pineapple Invasion." He first appeared in "I Was a Teenage Gary." He is also the dentist in Bikini Bottom, as seen in "Mid-Life Crustacean." He is voiced by Rodger Bumpass.

Name

His name has yet to be revealed, although it is uncertain if he is the same fish as the orange Dr. Gill Gilliam. The character Perch Perkins also appears both purple and orange, and he was also revealed to be the same fish.

History

He first appears in "I Was a Teenage Gary," where he tells SpongeBob that in order to cure Gary, he must inject him with Snail Plasma because he was "too squeamish."

He later appears in "Suds," where he assigns treatment to SpongeBob while he has the "suds."

In "Squid's Day Off," he helps reattach Mr. Krabs' arms after they fell off.

He makes a brief appearance in "Band Geeks," thinking that there was a dying animal on Squidward's premises.

In "The Bully," he tells Flats the Flounder that he was in the hospital and that SpongeBob had performed CPR on him for five hours straight.

In "No Weenies Allowed," he recommends that SpongeBob go to the Weenie Hut General Hospital, rather than the hospital he was in.

He does not like to be touched by those who have food poisoning, such that Mr. Krabs had in "Born Again Krabs."

He performs 20 hour-surgery on SpongeBob's butt by repairing it with staples and glue in "I Had an Accident."

He later appears in "The Lost Mattress," where he tells SpongeBob, Patrick, and Squidward to retrieve Mr. Krabs' money after he fell into a "cash-coma."

He makes a brief cameo in "SquidBob TentaclePants," where he tells a woman that she had given birth to a healthy baby, only to have the fused SpongeBob and Squidward to teleport in the baby's place as he shows it to the woman.

In "The Two Faces of Squidward," he performs Squidward's operation. SpongeBob's interruptions make him feel paranoid during the final stages of the operation.


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Trivia

  • He had red arms in "I Was a Teenage Gary," which was his first appearance.
  • He appeared as a mini LEGO figure in the LEGO Bikini Bottom Hospital set.
  • He is voiced by Dee Bradley Baker in "The Two Faces of Squidward."
  • His voice appears to be based on Dr. Hibbert from The Simpsons.

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