Trapper John, M.D. Season 3
S03 E01Oct 4, 1981
That Old Gang of Mine Oct 4, 1981 Gonzo is finally ready to settle down and get married, and his friends are planning a big bachelor party. Everything seems to be perfect, until the husband of the bride-to-be appears on the scene.
S03 E02Oct 11, 1981
C.O.D. Oct 11, 1981 A couple desperate for a child adopts a black-market baby, only to discover that the infant is addicted to heroin and has a heart condition. Stanley recruits Trapper and Gonzo to join him in a relay race against Bay General.
S03 E03Oct 18, 1981
Give 'Till It Hurts Oct 18, 1981 Gloria's Brother Brian flies in from Texas for a visit. He manages to turn Gloria's Life upside down. As a result of his drinking problem, her work at the Hospital suffers and she is given an official warning. Meanwhile a patient is trying to set Trapper up with her Daughter.
S03 E04Oct 25, 1981
Hate is Enough Oct 25, 1981 Stanley wants to upgrade the hospital's image, and puts forth a talented staff surgeon as a ""typical"" SFM doctor - until he learns that the man is a local Ku Klux Klan leader.
S03 E05Nov 8, 1981
The Ego Experience Nov 8, 1981 The leader of a pop-psychology programme becomes a patient at the hospital, resulting in threats against his and Gonzo's lives.
S03 E06Nov 15, 1981
Cooperative Care Nov 15, 1981 San Francisco Memorial Hospital is endeavouring to put into place a co-operative care programme. Due to Arnold Slocomb and the Board of Directors, budget cuts. Mrs Fitch and her Neice, Liza are the perfect candidates. If Mrs Fitch would only accept Liza's help.
S03 E07Nov 29, 1981
Is There a Doctor in the Big House? Nov 29, 1981 A woman prisoner gives birth to a premature baby, who is rushed to SFM for care. The mother, upset at not being allowed to be with her child, beats the prison warden who refused to arrange for her to be taken to the hospital.
S03 E08Dec 6, 1981
Mother's Day (a.k.a.) Mother Dearest Dec 6, 1981
S03 E09Dec 20, 1981
'Tis the Season Dec 20, 1981 A street-corner Santa Claus worries more about a sick boy than his own ill health.
S03 E10Dec 27, 1981
Future Imperfect Dec 27, 1981 A respected cardiologist is so fearful of what he believes to be psychic visions that he has become unable to function at home or at work.
S03 E11Jan 3, 1982
42 Jan 3, 1982 A young man admitted to the hospital following an accident informs the staff that his name is ""42"", and he is an alien just visiting earth. While building a transmitter to contact his home planet, 42 befriends a sick and lonely lady.
S03 E12Jan 10, 1982
Victims Jan 10, 1982 Trapper buys himself a gun after being robbed, then has second thoughts.
S03 E13Jan 17, 1982
Angel of Mercy Jan 17, 1982 Someone is killing terminally ill patients at San Francisco Memorial, and it appears to be an inside job. A young woman with chronic pain is learning how to deal with it, but maybe not soon enough.
S03 E14Jan 24, 1982
Danny Jan 24, 1982 A mentally disabled man who works at the hospital is able to make friends with a crotchety old hermit who is dying of cancer, but gets embarrassed and quits his job when he misinterprets Gloria's feelings for him.
S03 E15Jan 31, 1982
Ladies in Waiting Jan 31, 1982 A woman who devotes her life to getting teenaged hookers off the street is badly beaten by a pimp. Gonzo's disgust at their apparent disinterest convinces the girls to get revenge on the attacker, while having two prostitutes show up at his house seriously hampers Trapper's love life.
S03 E16Feb 7, 1982
The Peter Pan Syndrome Feb 7, 1982 The mother of a 16-year-old boy with a gland disorder preventshim from having hormone injections that would cure his problem.
S03 E17Feb 21, 1982
Medicine Man Feb 21, 1982 A doctor that comes to SFM with an accident patient is so good that Slocum wants to bring him on staff, but he runs into a problem - the schools the man claims to have trained at have never heard of him. Jackpot is frustrated by a Jane Doe with a high fever and some unusual symptoms.
S03 E18Mar 7, 1982
Maybe Baby Mar 7, 1982 A former lover names Gonzo in a paternity suit after learning she has a serious cardiac condition.
S03 E19Mar 14, 1982
Love and Marriage Mar 14, 1982 Ernie is engaged to be married, but begins to have second thoughts when her fiancÃ© expects her to take all of the responsibility for the house, his five children and their relationship while he relaxes after work and serves as nothing more than a playmate to his out-of-control kids.
S03 E20Mar 21, 1982
Candy Doctor Mar 21, 1982 A 74-year-old woman who is admitted with a blocked artery in her leg has another problem - she is hooked on prescription medications. When Trapper and Gonzo discover that her doctor is responsible, and treats all his patients the same way, they plot to drive him out of business.
S03 E21Mar 28, 1982
Doctors and Other Strangers Mar 28, 1982 Jackpot is put in charge of Emergency Services while Trapper, Gonzo and Stanley attend a medical conference in Mexico. South of the border, Trapper falls in love with another doctor, but they may have too much in common for the romance to last.
S03 E22Apr 11, 1982
A Piece of the Action Apr 11, 1982 Jackpot convinces several of the staff to invest in a promising young boxer he is managing, but after the fighter kills his opponent in his first professional match he begins to suffer mysterious injuries that may keep him out of the ring permanently.
S03 E23Apr 18, 1982
Cause for Concern Apr 18, 1982 A rumour that Trapper may be leaving SFM for a hospital in Boston has several other staff considering new positions. After 72 hours on duty and the loss of a patient, Stanley is displaying psychotic symptoms, and ends up in jail.
S03 E24May 2, 1982
John's Other Life May 2, 1982 A man who needs a bone marrow transplant to survive claims that he has no relatives that can serve as donors. However, Gonzo soon discovers that the truth is a little more complicated: the man is in the Witness Protection Program, and cannot safely have contact with his family.
S03 E25May 16, 1982
The One and Only May 16, 1982 A flower salesgirl, who works on the street, wakes up one day at the hospital. The girl is very ill yet refuses to be treated since she considers that doctors are Satan's henchmen. The estranged mother of a cult member has the girl kidnapped from the hospital.