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** At the pharmacy, as Louisa is giving Martin a piece of her mind over his [[MomentKiller suggesting causes of her bad breath after their first kiss]], up pops Mrs Tishell with some [[JerkassHasAPoint bottles of mouthwash]].


* SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: Martin locking a nervous surgeon in a cupboard.
-->'''Martin:''' Would you step in here for moment please?\\
* The surgeon does so*\\

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* SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: SugarWiki/FunnyMoments:
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Martin locking a nervous surgeon in a cupboard.
-->'''Martin:''' --->'''Martin:''' Would you step in here for moment please?\\
* The ''(The surgeon does so*\\so.)''\\



* Martin grabs a mop from the cupboard, shuts the doors, and shoves the mop through the handles to jam it shut.\\
'''Martin:''' (Deadpan) No.

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* Martin ''(Martin grabs a mop from the cupboard, shuts the doors, and shoves the mop through the handles to jam it shut.)''\\
'''Martin:''' ''(Deadpan)'' No.
** Martin calling a kid's bluff about turning deaf (to get out of school):
--->'''Martin:''' Your son has an abnormal buildup of fluid in his ear canals. There's no easy way to say this, his head is going to explode.
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'''Martin:''' (Deadpan) No.'''Kid:''' WHAT!?\\
''(His mother slaps him upside the head as realisation dawns.)''



* ParanoiaFuel: Some of the medical problems arrising from seemingly-innocuous incidents. For example, did your kid fall off the monkey bars at school? ''Make sure he didn't rupture his spleen.''

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* ParanoiaFuel: Some of the medical problems arrising arising from seemingly-innocuous incidents. For example, did your kid fall off the monkey bars at school? ''Make sure he didn't rupture his spleen.''



** The group of teenaged girls who mocks and laugh at Dr. Martin in almost every episode. They exist to laugh at the misfortune of others, though it's usually targeted towards the doctor, and each girls have no character of their own other than being [[JerkAss rude to anyone who passes by them for no real reason other than that they can]], and overall they have no real importance to the series whatsoever.

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** The group of teenaged girls who mocks mock and laugh at Dr. Martin in almost every episode. They exist to laugh at the misfortune of others, though it's usually targeted towards the doctor, and each girls have girl has no character of their her own other than being [[JerkAss rude to anyone who passes by them for no real reason other than that they can]], and overall they have no real importance to the series whatsoever.



* TheWoobie: Martin, sometimes becomes one especially when his parents are involved.

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* TheWoobie: Martin, Martin sometimes becomes one one, especially when his parents are involved.


* GrowsTheBeard: Getting rid of Elaine Denham improved the show immensely.

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* GrowsTheBeard: GrowingTheBeard: Getting rid of Elaine Denham improved the show immensely.


* IronyAsSheIsCast: Dr. Martin Ellingham is a stuffy JerkWithAHeartOfGold who considers dogs to be unhygienic menaces at best. Martin Clunes is well-known for his long-standing love of dogs.

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* IronyAsSheIsCast: Dr. Martin Ellingham is a stuffy JerkWithAHeartOfGold who considers dogs to be unhygienic menaces at best. Martin Clunes Creator/MartinClunes is well-known for his long-standing love of dogs.


* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Martin realises that [[spoiler: Louisa]] has a malformation in her brain that no other doctor has spotted. He rushes to the airport and stops her flying to Spain (which would have caused the malformation to bleed) and when she is about to undergo surgery, the very young surgeon is both nervous and star-struck by Martin. Not trusting him to perform the operation, Martin locks him in a cupboard and performs the operation himself. He does it with the utmost professionalism despite the patient being [[spoiler: his wife]] and it's a complete success. When his fear of blood inevitably flares up during the surgery, he takes a few seconds to vomit into a bin, goes back to the operating table, and carries on after first ordering someone to change the bin.
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: Martin locking the nervous surgeon from the CrowningMomentOfAwesome in a cupboard.
-->'''Martin:''' Would you step in here for moment please?
-->*The surgeon does so*
-->'''Surgeon:''' Is this one of those relaxation things?
-->*Martin grabs a mop from the cupboard, shuts the doors, and shoves the mop through the handles to jam it shut.
-->'''Martin:''' (Deadpan) No.

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* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Martin realises that [[spoiler: Louisa]] has a malformation in her brain that no other doctor has spotted. He rushes to the airport and stops her flying to Spain (which would have caused the malformation to bleed) and when she is about to undergo surgery, the very young surgeon is both nervous and star-struck by Martin. Not trusting him to perform the operation, Martin locks him in a cupboard and performs the operation himself. He does it with the utmost professionalism despite the patient being [[spoiler: his wife]] and it's a complete success. When his fear of blood inevitably flares up during the surgery, he takes a few seconds to vomit into a bin, goes back to the operating table, and carries on after first ordering someone to change the bin.
* CrowningMomentOfFunny:
SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: Martin locking the a nervous surgeon from the CrowningMomentOfAwesome in a cupboard.
-->'''Martin:''' Would you step in here for moment please?
-->*The
please?\\
*The
surgeon does so*
-->'''Surgeon:'''
so*\\
'''Surgeon:'''
Is this one of those relaxation things?
-->*Martin
things?\\
*Martin
grabs a mop from the cupboard, shuts the doors, and shoves the mop through the handles to jam it shut.
-->'''Martin:'''
shut.\\
'''Martin:'''
(Deadpan) No.


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* SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome: Martin realises that [[spoiler: Louisa]] has a malformation in her brain that no other doctor has spotted. He rushes to the airport and stops her flying to Spain (which would have caused the malformation to bleed) and when she is about to undergo surgery, the very young surgeon is both nervous and star-struck by Martin. Not trusting him to perform the operation, Martin locks him in a cupboard and performs the operation himself. He does it with the utmost professionalism despite the patient being [[spoiler: his wife]] and it's a complete success. When his fear of blood inevitably flares up during the surgery, he takes a few seconds to vomit into a bin, goes back to the operating table, and carries on after first ordering someone to change the bin.


* TheScrappy: The group of teenaged girls who mocks and laugh at Dr. Martin in almost every episode. They exist to laugh at the misfortune of others, though it's usually targeted towards the doctor, and each girls have no character of their own other than being [[JerkAss rude to anyone who passes by them for no real reason other than that they can]], and overall they have no real importance to the series whatsoever.

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* TheScrappy: TheScrappy:
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The group of teenaged girls who mocks and laugh at Dr. Martin in almost every episode. They exist to laugh at the misfortune of others, though it's usually targeted towards the doctor, and each girls have no character of their own other than being [[JerkAss rude to anyone who passes by them for no real reason other than that they can]], and overall they have no real importance to the series whatsoever.whatsoever.
** Elaine wasn't very well-liked, mainly because she's unbelievably [[{{Jerkass}} rude]] and [[TheDitz stupid]], and absolutely refuses to take her job seriously. It also doesn't help that everyone in town seems to love her for some reason, turning against Martin for firing her even though he had ''every'' reason to do so. (Funnily enough, the only person who seemed to understand Martin's point of view is Elaine's father.) When she left the show after the end of season one, practically no one complained.

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* IronyAsSheIsCast: Dr. Martin Ellingham is a stuffy JerkWithAHeartOfGold who considers dogs to be unhygienic menaces at best. Martin Clunes is well-known for his long-standing love of dogs.


* MoralEventHorizon: Martin's mother was always portrayed as a narcissistic hedonist who somehow managed to have even less empathy toward other people than her son. But after his father dies, she doesn't bother to call to let Martin know, instead turning up unannounced at his house two weeks later and freeloads off him before trying to guilt-trip him into giving her money. After he refuses, she steals his antique clock in order to sell it.

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* MoralEventHorizon: Martin's mother was always portrayed as a narcissistic hedonist who somehow managed to have even less empathy toward other people than her son. But after his father dies, she doesn't bother to call to let Martin know, instead turning up unannounced at his house two weeks later and freeloads off him before trying to guilt-trip him into giving her money. After he refuses, she steals his antique clock (maintaining of which seems to be the only thing Martin has that could be called a hobby) in order to sell it.

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* MoralEventHorizon: Martin's mother was always portrayed as a narcissistic hedonist who somehow managed to have even less empathy toward other people than her son. But after his father dies, she doesn't bother to call to let Martin know, instead turning up unannounced at his house two weeks later and freeloads off him before trying to guilt-trip him into giving her money. After he refuses, she steals his antique clock in order to sell it.

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* TheScrappy: The group of teenaged girls who mocks and laugh at Dr. Martin in almost every episode. They exist to laugh at the misfortune of others, though it's usually targeted towards the doctor, and each girls have no character of their own other than being [[JerkAss rude to anyone who passes by them for no real reason other than that they can]], and overall they have no real importance to the series whatsoever.

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* ParanoiaFuel: Some of the medical problems arrising from seemingly-innocuous incidents. For example, did your kid fall off the monkey bars at school? ''Make sure he didn't rupture his spleen.''

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* WhatAnIdiot: The HostageSituation in the Christmas episode. There are multiple times when one of them could have sneaked out a request for help (even if the village didn't have a new policeman yet, one could presumably be summoned from elsewhere). At one point, Martin is left ''alone'' with another character to whom he could easily whisper "there's a mental patient with a gun in my surgery", but he doesn't.

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* StrangledByTheRedString: The endless WillTheyOrWontThey between Martin and Louisa, which has gone on for six series [[spoiler:even though they've actually gotten married]]. At some point, two people have just got to admit that it's just not going to ''work''.


* TheWoobie: Martin, especially when his parents are around.

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* TheWoobie: Martin, sometimes becomes one especially when his parents are around.involved.


* TheWoobie: Martin especially when his parents are around.

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* TheWoobie: Martin Martin, especially when his parents are around.

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