Dr. Kildare Season 1
S01 E01Sep 28, 1961
Twenty-Four Hours Sep 28, 1961 Dr. Kildare is trying to win a residency under Dr. Gillespie and hopes to impress the consultant with his handling of an alcoholic patient.
S01 E02Oct 5, 1961
Immunity Oct 5, 1961 Kildare acts to prevent a smallpox epidemic when an elderly Polish immigrant is found to be suffering from the dreaded disease.
S01 E03Oct 12, 1961
Shining Image Oct 12, 1961 Julie Lawler, a beautiful and fun-loving young woman, suffers a sudden respiratory attack and is brought to Blair Hospital.
S01 E04Oct 19, 1961
Winter Harvest Oct 19, 1961 Dr. Dubro's health comes into play when worries arise whether he can handle heart surgery or not.
S01 E05Oct 26, 1961
The Million Dollar Property Oct 26, 1961 Anne Francis plays the part of a famous actress BUT everywhere she goes her cool cat friends follow. All they care about is partying. They give Kildare a very hard time. She is emotionally drained and in the hospital. Her friends led by Jan Murray try to keep up the partying even in her room but eventually Anne calls it quits. Gillespe arranges for Kildare to go on a romantic weekend with Anne. He finally convinces her that she doesnt need these friends and can go on with her acting career with confidence. Jan Murray plays a very sarcastic role. Anne highlights that beauty mark on her face like never before. Good episode.
S01 E06Nov 2, 1961
Admitting Service Nov 2, 1961 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.
S01 E07Nov 9, 1961
The Lonely Ones Nov 9, 1961 Kildare is forced to take action when he discovers that his best friend's fiancee is a drug addict.
S01 E08Nov 16, 1961
Holiday Weekend Nov 16, 1961 An intern at Blair hospital is near death after a Thanksgiving day car accident.
S01 E09Nov 23, 1961
The Patient Nov 23, 1961 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.
S01 E10Nov 30, 1961
For the Living Nov 30, 1961 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.
S01 E11Dec 7, 1961
Second Chance Dec 7, 1961 A promising surgeon suffers an incurable creeping paralysis.
S01 E12Dec 14, 1961
Hit and Run Dec 14, 1961 Fred Carroll, a widower becomes extremely protective of his son after a hit and run.
S01 E13Dec 21, 1961
Season to Be Jolly Dec 21, 1961 During the Christmas holiday, a modern-day Scrooge is brought to Blair after losing a bout with the bottle.
S01 E14Dec 28, 1961
Johnny Temple Dec 28, 1961 Kildare tries to prevent tragedy when he detects homicidal tendencies in a teenage patient.
S01 E15Jan 4, 1962
My Brother, the Doctor Jan 4, 1962 In a sudden turnabout, intern Simon Agurski refuses to let his brother continue supporting him.
S01 E16Jan 11, 1962
The Adminstartor Jan 11, 1962 A fight ensues when a hospital administrator fires a city appointee.
S01 E17Jan 25, 1962
Oh My Daughter Jan 25, 1962 Dr. Gillespie tries to determine the reason for his daughter's hysterical reaction to the news that she is pregnant.
S01 E18Feb 1, 1962
The Search Feb 1, 1962 Kildare and Dr. Anthony Tredman race against time to prevent a mass outbreak of food poisoning.
S01 E19Feb 8, 1962
The Glory Hunter Feb 8, 1962 Dr. Stewart's efforts to raise funds are hampered by a reporter determined to prove that Stewart is a phony.
S01 E20Feb 15, 1962
The Dragon Feb 15, 1962 Head nurse Fain is confronted by the shiftless husband who deserted her 17 years before.
S01 E21Feb 22, 1962
The Stepping Stone Feb 22, 1962 A poverty-stricken medical research pioneer is thrust back into the public eye after being admitted to Blair.
S01 E22Mar 1, 1962
The Bronc Buster Mar 1, 1962 Kildare tries to help his rowdy cousin adjust to urban life--and overcome a potentially disabling case of arthritis.
S01 E23Mar 8, 1962
The Witch Doctor Mar 8, 1962 Kildare and Gillespie struggle to free a critically ill young woman from the clutches of a quack doctor.
S01 E24Mar 15, 1962
The Roaring Boy-O Mar 15, 1962 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.
S01 E25Mar 29, 1962
Solomon's Choice Mar 29, 1962 Kildare's tour of duty in the obstetrics ward is complicated by two women with very different attitudes toward their babies.
S01 E26Apr 5, 1962
A Very Present Help Apr 5, 1962 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.
S01 E27Apr 12, 1962
One for the Road Apr 12, 1962 Dr. Paul Probeck is a recovering alcoholic and starts a rehabilitation program at Blair Hospital.
S01 E28Apr 19, 1962
The Horn of Plenty Apr 19, 1962 Kildare comes under fire when he refuses to give preferential treatment to wealthy George Prentiss.
S01 E29Apr 26, 1962
The Chemistry of Anger Apr 26, 1962 Kildare clashes with his brilliant---but ruthless---mentor, Dr. Nicholas Keefe.
S01 E30May 3, 1962
Something of Importance May 3, 1962 Kildare joins Dr. Charles Hodiak in a race against a rival team to find a cure for a rare blood disease.
S01 E31May 10, 1962
A Distant Thunder May 10, 1962 Elderly war hero, Lt Gen John Sparrow is admitted for malnutrition. A very potient story of mistreatment of the elderly.
S01 E32May 17, 1962
The Road to the Heart May 17, 1962 A deaf boy's overprotective mother refuses to allow an operation that may restore her son's hearing.
S01 E33May 24, 1962
Operation Lazarus May 24, 1962 At the state mental hospital, Kildare recognizes one of the patients as leading bone specialist Carl Ames Lantzinge.