is a physician of humans and Pokémon who works at a village clinic in a rural area in the Kalos region near Miare City. He rescued Jessie
and her Wobbuffet
after they fell into the water after being exposed to Stun Spore by a Gloom. As a doctor, he visits people personally and does his rounds throughout the village.
He is an amateur berry grower but he needs the Berries and medicinal plants for his patients, so he grows them outside his clinic. A local farmer provided him with some fertilizer for his plants after he cured his Diggersby.
fell under the Florence Nightingale effect
after she was rescued by Dr. White
. She worked as his assistant for a little while and even contemplated marrying him until she found out that he liked his childhood friend Beatrice
. After he thought that Beatrice
might have been hurt by a Pokémon Hunter, he confessed his feeling for her.