Trapper John, M.D. - Season 1

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Episode Guide

  • Hot Line
    Hot Line
    Episode 22
    3/30/80
    9.1
    The only hope for a girl going blind from a brain tumor is an alcoholic retired surgeon. Gonzo starts a telephone help line service for troubled individuals at SFM.
  • Quarantine
    Quarantine
    Episode 21
    3/23/80
    8.9
    When Melanie finds an abandoned baby in the department store she works for, she is ready to adopt him. However, she runs into a couple of problems - the baby has pneumonic plague, and a mother who wants him back.
  • Short Odds
    Short Odds
    Episode 20
    3/9/80
    7.7
    A new female surgeon at SFM suffers a crisis of confidence after she loses a young patient and has to deal with a cowboy who believes all women belong in the kitchen.
  • It's a Wise Surgeon
    It's a Wise Surgeon
    Episode 19
    3/2/80
    7.6
    A young half-white Korean man comes to the hospital claiming to be Trapper's son, but when John accepts and tries to help him, he runs.
  • Strike
    Strike
    Episode 18
    2/24/80
    8.8
    A strike by the nurses at San Francisco Memorial is a threat to patient care and Gonzo's sex life.
  • If You Can't Stand the Heat
    2/17/80
    8.7
    At first Trapper is not concerned when an old friend starts to behave erratically, but Gonzo suspects that something is wrong, especially when the doctor freezes during an emergency. Meanwhile, San Francisco Memorial is flooded with patients from a nearby hospital, after it is damaged by fire.
  • 'Till Life Us Do Part
    2/10/80
    8.2
    A man diagnosed with terminal cancer tries to come to terms with the fact that he only has months to live, then must deal with something almost equally disturbing: he has gone into remission while the new friend he has made continues to get worse.
  • Warning: I May Be Hazardous to Your Health
    Stanley thinks he has finally found the love of his life in the hospital's excellent new neurosurgeon, until he learns how she made the money to get through medical school. A sleazy reporter looking for dirt around the hospital gets more than he bargained for.
  • Missionary's Downfall
    1/27/80
    8.3
    A former patient who recovered from terminal cancer using a holistic approach he devised has written a book and is looking for converts. The patient convinces a lupus patient to stop all medical treatment, and nearly allows her to die before accepting that she needs help he cannot give her. Meanwhile, SFM admits a gang member who likes to draw graffiti and does so on hospital property.moreless
  • Have You Hugged Your Nurse Today?
    1/13/80
    8.3
    Gloria falls for a man in a wheelchair - who happens to already have a wife. Gonzo firmly believes that he can cure a disabled man with surgery, but said patient is against the operation. Trapper resents Starch labelling him "predictable", and decides to do something about it.
  • Boom
    Boom
    Episode 12
    1/6/80
    9.8
    There is a bomb somewhere in the hospital set to go off at midnight, the night of Trapper's 10th anniversary as chief of surgery. The bomb squad can't find it, and the man who planted it is dying from bullet wounds.
  • Whose Little Hero Are You?
    12/30/79
    8.7
    A brilliant improvisation saves the life of a hit-and-run victim, but causes problems for Trapper and Riverside.
  • The Surrogate
    The Surrogate
    Episode 10
    12/23/79
    8.8
    An injured boy is torn between the mother he ran away from and the man he considers to be his father. A grateful sheik gives Gonzo a present he can't refuse - his daughter.
  • Licensed to Kill
    Licensed to Kill
    Episode 9
    12/9/79
    10
    A group of radicals kidnaps Melanie, and gives Trapper an ultimatum: either he kills a policeman who has survived two earlier murder attempts, or they will kill his ex-wife.
  • Taxi in the Rain
    Taxi in the Rain
    Episode 8
    12/2/79
    8.7
    A local street person known as "Harry the Hinge" is admitted to SFM with kidney failure. Meanwhile, Trapper and Gonzo decide to protest a decision to divert free-clinic funds to the pet project of a one of the hospital's major benefactors.
  • One For My Baby
    One For My Baby
    Episode 7
    11/18/79
    8.7
    A young widow with a stomach tumor leans heavily on her 14-year-old son, who has dealt with the pressure by becoming a closet alcoholic.
  • What Are Friends For?
    11/11/79
    8.3
    A medic who once saved Gonzo's life in Vietnam now wants his friend's help in a fraudulent medical claim.
  • The Shattered Image
    10/28/79
    9.6
    A wealthy socialite injured in a car accident tries to cover up the fact that she has no real friends by sending herself flowers and gifts.
  • Love is a Three-Way Street
    10/21/79
    8.6
    A persistent swain of his ex-wife, Melanie, causes both professional and romantic turmoil for Trapper, as his hopes for a reconciliation dwindle when she asks him to treat her new fiancé. Meanwhile, Stanley is determined to get rid of the "Titanic".
  • Deadly Exposure
    Deadly Exposure
    Episode 3
    10/7/79
    8.9
    When an employee from a local nuclear power plant is admitted to SFM with signs of radiation poisoning, Gonzo cannot understand why it appears that nothing is being done to protect other workers from exposure. Meanwhile, Riverside must contend with a very distrusting Gypsy.
  • Flashback
    Flashback
    Episode 2
    9/30/79
    9.1
    Trapper and Gonzo deal with a deranged Vietnam vet, while Stanley tries to save on taxes by incorporating himself.
  • Trapper John, M.D.
    Trapper John, M.D.
    Episode 1
    9/23/79
    8.0
    Twenty-eight years after the Korean War, former M*A*S*H surgeon "Trapper" John McIntyre, now Chief of Surgery at San Francisco Memorial Hospital, is faced with a younger copy of himself - a Vietnam vet Dr. "Gonzo" Gates.
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