galleryRejected Surgeon General Nominees01.06.09galleryRejected Surgeon General NomineesCNN's Sanjay Gupta is in as surgeon general. But why stop there? The Daily Beast offers 12 alternate TV docs in case this one falls through. Up next, Jeffrey Toobin at Justice?01.06.09 6:55 PM ETJoe Cavaretta/AP Dr. PhilWon’t accept pay cut.©20thCentFox/Courtesy Everett CollectionHouseDrug problem.NBC/EverettDr. Doug RossRetired.Lisa Blumenfeld/GettyDr. JMay not be a doctor.©ABC/Courtesy Everett CollectionDr. Derek ShepherdSex scandals.20th Century FoxDr. HibbertTwo dimensional.EverettDr. Quinn, Medicine WomanPrimitive medical knowledge.Gary Hershorn/ReutersDr. DreToo violent.Horst Tappe/Hulton Archive/GettyE.L. DoctorowWanted to rewrite cigarette warning.Giacinta Pace/NBC NewsWire/APDr. RuthRejected by Christian Right.Universal Pictures/courtesy Everett CollectionDoc BrownLast seen in 1885. And 1985.EverettDocBeing investigated for scandal involving six other men and (possibly) abducted woman.