Vinnie: What was the theme to your prom? "Geeks on Parade?"
Katherine: We went with a statement for the times, "Peace, love and power to the people!"
Vinnie: Hmm. Very political. Yet groovy.
Personal journal of Doogie Howser, M.D.:
May 5, 1991... It takes courage to live life fully. Vinnie and Janine have it. Wanda found it. And Kelly's got more than all of us. I just pray she gets a hew heart as courageous as her old one.
The German episode title is "Ein mutiges Herz", meaning "Courageous Heart".
Though credited, Mitchell Anderson and Markus Redmond do not appear in this episode.
The title is a play on the1990 multiple Oscar-winning motion picture, Dances with Wolves, starring and directed by Kevin Costner.