First Dr. Phil and now Dr. Oz left Oprah for their own show. "The Dr. Oz Show," starring the heart surgeon and health evangelist, debuts Sept. 14.
His goal is to make health information interesting and entertaining without trivializing it.
"There is no question we can save lives every day if we can motivate people to do what we’re talking about," Oz said in a backstage conversation over lunch (salads, of course). "The challenge isn’t what to say—because we know that—the challenge is how to say it so people are motivated."