Dr. Kildare - Season 1

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Episode Guide

  • Operation Lazarus
    Operation Lazarus
    Episode 33
    5/24/62
    8.3
    At the state mental hospital, Kildare recognizes one of the patients as leading bone specialist Carl Ames Lantzinge.
  • The Road To The Heart
    5/17/62
    8.7
    A deaf boy's overprotective mother refuses to allow an operation that may restore her son's hearing.
  • A Distant Thunder
    A Distant Thunder
    Episode 31
    5/10/62
    8.4
    The gala atmosphere of an amusement park is disturbed by the stumbling behavior of a man whose mumbled speech contains only one coherent remark: The man says he is Lt. Gen. John Sparrow of the U.S. Army. Elderly war hero, Lt Gen John Sparrow is admitted for malnutrition. A very potient story of mistreatment of the elderly.moreless
  • Something Of Importance
    5/3/62
    8.0
    Kildare joins Dr. Charles Hodiak in a race against a rival team to find a cure for a rare blood disease.
  • The Chemistry Of Anger
    4/26/62
    8.3
    Kildare clashes with his brilliant---but ruthless---mentor, Dr. Nicholas Keefe.
  • The Horn Of Plenty
    The Horn Of Plenty
    Episode 28
    4/19/62
    8.7
    Kildare comes under fire when he refuses to give preferential treatment to wealthy George Prentiss.
  • One For The Road
    One For The Road
    Episode 27
    4/12/62
    8.0
    Dr. Paul Probeck is a recovering alcoholic and starts a rehabilitation program at Blair Hospital.
  • A Very Present Help
    A Very Present Help
    Episode 26
    4/5/62
    7.7
    Glynis Johns plays a nun who gets admitted to Blair because she has gallstones and needs an operation. She gets involved in some of the patient's lives and problems, tries to help and is scolded by Kildare before he apologizes and realizes how good she really is. The episode is too long and deep to explain in words, BUT, it is one of the very best that they ever produced. An A plus for this show.moreless
  • Solomon's Choice
    Solomon's Choice
    Episode 25
    3/29/62
    7.9
    Kildare's tour of duty in the obstetrics ward is complicated by two women with very different attitudes toward their babies.
  • The Roaring Boy-O
    The Roaring Boy-O
    Episode 24
    3/15/62
    7.2
    Irish poet Johnny McHenry is entertaining his lady friend Sally Winters at one of the local saloons with liberal servings of bubbly and readings from his own heady verse. The prognosis is not good for the has-been poet, his time is almost up.
  • The Witch Doctor
    The Witch Doctor
    Episode 23
    3/8/62
    8.4
    Kildare and Gillespie struggle to free a critically ill young woman from the clutches of a quack doctor.
  • The Bronc Buster
    The Bronc Buster
    Episode 22
    3/1/62
    8.0
    Kildare tries to help his rowdy cousin adjust to urban life---and overcome a potentially disabling case of arthritis.
  • The Stepping Stone
    The Stepping Stone
    Episode 21
    2/22/62
    8.2
    A poverty-stricken medical research pioneer is thrust back into the public eye after being admitted to Blair.
  • The Dragon
    The Dragon
    Episode 20
    2/15/62
    7.9
    Head nurse Fain is confronted by the shiftless husband who deserted her 17 years before.
  • The Glory Hunter
    The Glory Hunter
    Episode 19
    2/8/62
    7.7
    Dr. Stewart's efforts to raise funds are hampered by a reporter determined to prove that Stewart is a phony.
  • The Search
    The Search
    Episode 18
    2/1/62
    9.0
    Kildare and Dr. Anthony Tredman race against time to prevent a mass outbreak of food poisoning.
  • Oh My Daughter
    Oh My Daughter
    Episode 17
    1/25/62
    8.1
    Dr. Gillespie tries to determine the reason for his daughter's hysterical reaction to the news that she is pregnant.
  • The Adminstrator
    The Adminstrator
    Episode 16
    1/11/62
    8.3
    A fight ensues when a hospital administrator fires a city appointee.
  • My Brother, The Doctor
    1/4/62
    8.2
    In a sudden turnabout, intern Simon Agurski refuses to let his brother continue supporting him.
  • Johnny Temple
    Johnny Temple
    Episode 14
    12/28/61
    8.0
    Johnny Temple is a teenage boy who is fixated on knives and is mentally disturbed. He is stabbed in a rumble and admitted to Blair. He plays nasty mind games with everyone, is mean and threatening to other patients. His father is a big, caustic obnoxious man who has the attitude "not my kid". Kildare and Gillespe want to have the kid committed to a psych hospital....daddy says NO. They end up committing him....the father realizes that HIS kid started the knife fight and took a knife from the father's collection. Not a bad episode.....they frequently use the term "psycoanalyssis"....wich was new in the early 60's.moreless
  • Season To Be Jolly
    Season To Be Jolly
    Episode 13
    12/21/61
    7.9
    During the Christmas holiday, a modern-day Scrooge is brought to Blair after losing a bout with the bottle.
  • Hit And Run
    Hit And Run
    Episode 12
    12/14/61
    8.0
    Fred Carroll, a widower becomes extremely protective of his son after a hit and run.
  • Second Chance
    Second Chance
    Episode 11
    12/7/61
    7.3
    A promising surgeon suffers an incurable creeping paralysis.
  • For The Living
    For The Living
    Episode 10
    11/30/61
    8.0
    It's been ten days since Ben Rainey suffered a head injury and went into a coma, and Dr. Gillespie says there's little chance that he'll regain consciousness. But Rainey's wife Pamela is sure he is improving - and insists on taking him home.
  • The Patient
    The Patient
    Episode 9
    11/23/61
    8.8
    Dr. Kildare trips over a cart while looking at a cute nurses aide and hurts his back. He gets hospitalized in Blair in a ward with several different characters. He slowly becomes friends with them all and ends up liking them and givies advise on their problems. Very good episode.
  • Holiday Weekend
    Holiday Weekend
    Episode 8
    11/16/61
    8.5
    An intern at Blair hospital is near death after a Thanksgiving day car accident.
  • The Lonely Ones
    The Lonely Ones
    Episode 7
    11/9/61
    8.3
    Kildare is overworked and upset over the death of a street person who was dumped off in the E.R. of Blair. Gillespe gives him a weekend off to go home to his parents and make sure that he wants to be a resident at a big city hospital like Blair. While driving home he stops for gas and a soda. There is a small motel there. He sees a girl that he grew up with in a room with some guy. He goes home, sees mom and dad and his friend Harry(Dick York) stops by to announce his engagement to be married. It happens to be the girl that Kildare saw in the motel. She starts acting strange, gets sick and Kildare goes to her house to check her out. He finds needle marks all over her arm. She has been shooting heroin with the guy in the motel. He cant tell Harry because of patient confidentiality. She finally breaks the bad news, Harry doesnt want to marry her now. Kildare convinces her to come back to Blair and get drug rehab. help. She does and Kildare learns that small towns like his have the same people with problems just like big city hospitals.moreless
  • Admitting Service
    Admitting Service
    Episode 6
    11/2/61
    8.5
    Louis Parker, who suffered a fainting spell in a taxicab, is given a quick examination by Dr. Toby Cunningham and released. Later, Parker dies - and his family threatens to sue for malpractice.
  • The Million Dollar Property
    10/26/61
    7.2
    There's excitement around Blair Hospital when actress Kathy Steffens is admitted as a patient, but Kildare is not among her fans. He particularly dislikes Kathy's visitors - a clan of Hollywood cut-ups who call themselves the Pride of Lions.
  • Winter Harvest
    Winter Harvest
    Episode 4
    10/19/61
    7.3
    Dr. Dubro's health comes into play when worries arise whether he can handle heart surgery or not.
  • Shining Image
    Shining Image
    Episode 3
    10/12/61
    8.4
    Julie Lawler, a beautiful and fun-loving young woman, suffers a sudden respiratory attack and is brought to Blair Hospital.
  • Immunity
    Immunity
    Episode 2
    10/5/61
    8.3
    Kildare acts to prevent a smallpox epidemic when an elderly Polish immigrant is found to be suffering from the dreaded disease.
  • Twenty-Four Hours
    Twenty-Four Hours
    Episode 1
    9/28/61
    8.0
    Dr. Kildare is trying to win a residency under Dr. Gillespie and hopes to impress the consultant with his handling of an alcoholic patient.
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