Doctor Mike, Instagram’s Newest Sensation, Is Worth Getting Sick For

Is he seeing anyone?

Meet Mike. He’s a doctor. He’s also hot as hell.

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Dr. Mike is a 2nd year medical resident who describes himself as “just a man and his dog against the world.”

Roxy giving me a good luck pound before sending me off to the hospital #husky

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The adorable husky’s name is Roxy.

In the day since BuzzFeed first introduced the world to Dr. Mike, his Instagram following has blown up, growing to nearly half a million.

And it’s easy to see why.

We took on the harrowing task of deep diving through all 323 of Mike’s Instagram posts to find some of the best (note: they were all the best, so this is just some random faves).


  1. He’s an expert sommelier.

    Champagne anyone? Happy birthday @mikefix

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on

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    In life it's best to K.I.S. #keepitsimple

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on

  3. He’s down with the drag. Halleloo!

    I was really committed to my acting #tbt #dramaclub #ps104

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  4. That smile for real though.

    A smile a day keeps the doctor away #health

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on

  5. Tie that surgical mask, Dr. Mike!

    Dork status

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  6. He’s supes affectionate.

    Yes my dog is ticklish #husky

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  7. He owns a Loro Piano suit.

    Don't get a brown suit they said… A brown suit will make you look old they said… #chocolate #loropiana

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  8. He’s friends with our squad.

    Cheesin' around with @zacefron at private screening of @thatawkwardmoment

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  9. He’s not afraid to hold up art but also flex his beautiful arms.

  10. He’s intellectual.

    All nerded out and ready for the ER night shift #bananaisamust

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on

  11. *Melts*

    Overnight surgery shift tonight …Enjoy your weekend all #happyjuly4thweekend

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  12. *Faints*

  13. *Combusts*

    Working all weekend Saturday night shift while you guys are out and about! Stay safe all! #missingmiamiartbasel #ICU

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on

  14. *Cries out in ecstasy*

    Clearly somebody's been watching too much Boardwalk Empire lately

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  15. In conclusion, Dr. Mike is our #ManCrushEVERYDAY.

    Night shift time lets do it Hope everyone has a fun and safe #Friday night! #nyc #stayalertface

    A post shared by Dr. Mike Varshavski (@doctor.mike) on