Dr. Kildare

Dr. Kildare

1963 - 1966, Crime, Drama, Science
A young intern deals with life in a metropolitan hospital.

Episode Guide

  • Dr. Kildare - Reckoning (Season 5 Episode 58)
    Season 5 Episode 58:


    Police clear a young doctor of abortion charges, after he has resigned.

  • Dr. Kildare - New Doctor in Town (Season 5 Episode 57)
    Season 5 Episode 57:

    New Doctor in Town

    A doctor under investigation for an abortion case resigns from Blair.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Strange Sort of Accident (Season 5 Episode 56)
    Season 5 Episode 56:

    A Strange Sort of Accident

    An anonymous phone caller accuses a doctor of performing an illegal abortion.

  • Dr. Kildare - Mercy or Murder? (Season 5 Episode 55)
    Season 5 Episode 55:

    Mercy or Murder?

    Kildare debates an outspoken young doctor on TV about an abortion controversy.

  • Dr. Kildare - Travel a Crooked Road (Season 5 Episode 54)
    Season 5 Episode 54:

    Travel a Crooked Road

    Just before her heart surgery, a nurse learns her missing husband is alive and coming home from Vietnam.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Sometimes Distant Spring (Season 5 Episode 53)
    Season 5 Episode 53:

    A Sometimes Distant Spring

    A nurse (Diane Varsi) must decide whether to go ahead with surgery for her heart condition.

  • Dr. Kildare - Read the Book and Then See the Picture! (Season 5 Episode 52)
    Season 5 Episode 52:

    Read the Book and Then See the Picture!

    Bruno Rossi hopes for a reconciliation with his son, Richard.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Art of Taking a Powder (Season 5 Episode 51)
    Season 5 Episode 51:

    The Art of Taking a Powder

    Kildare refuses to release the owner of a famous Italian restaurant.

  • Dr. Kildare - Out of a Concrete Tower (Season 5 Episode 50)
    Season 5 Episode 50:

    Out of a Concrete Tower

    A doctor seeking a replacement for his practice collapses under stress.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Taste of Crow (Season 5 Episode 49)
    Season 5 Episode 49:

    The Taste of Crow

    Kildare convinces a doctor to readmit a patient for further tests.

  • Dr. Kildare - What Happened to All the Sunshine and Roses? (Season 5 Episode 48)
    Season 5 Episode 48:

    What Happened to All the Sunshine and Roses?

    A critically ill doctor seeks a young replacement to take over his practice.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Patient Lost (Season 5 Episode 47)
    Season 5 Episode 47:

    A Patient Lost

    Kildare thinks a rival doctor is releasing a young female patient too soon.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Encroachment (Season 5 Episode 46)
    Season 5 Episode 46:

    The Encroachment

    A snooping personal physician raises hackles among the hospital staff.

  • Dr. Kildare - No Other Road (Season 5 Episode 45)
    Season 5 Episode 45:

    No Other Road

    Kildare and a notorious, philandering author are rivals for a nurse's love.

  • Dr. Kildare - I Can Hear the Ice Melting (Season 5 Episode 44)
    Season 5 Episode 44:

    I Can Hear the Ice Melting

    Kildare attempts to intervene when he learns that Nurse Lawton has been invited to the apartment of playboy Damon West.

  • Dr. Kildare - Dr. Halloween (Season 5 Episode 43)
    Season 5 Episode 43:

    Dr. Halloween

    Kildare becomes aware of Nurse Lawton's growing attraction to author Damon West.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Few Hearts, a Few Flowers (Season 5 Episode 42)
    Season 5 Episode 42:

    A Few Hearts, a Few Flowers

    The wife of a philandering author thinks his suicide attempt was phoney.

  • Dr. Kildare - These Hands That Heal (Season 5 Episode 41)
    Season 5 Episode 41:

    These Hands That Heal

    Kildare discovers the source of a poisoning epidemic in the market district.

  • Dr. Kildare - Adrift in a Sea of Confusion (Season 5 Episode 40)
    Season 5 Episode 40:

    Adrift in a Sea of Confusion

    A gang beating may lead to the origin of an epidemic in the market district.

  • Dr. Kildare - Gratitude Won't Pay the Bills (Season 5 Episode 39)
    Season 5 Episode 39:

    Gratitude Won't Pay the Bills

    Kildare and Gillespie trace a strange epidemic to the market district.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Cry From the Street (Season 5 Episode 38)
    Season 5 Episode 38:

    A Cry From the Street

    When Kildare follows an ambulance to a fight at a picket line, he meets a colleague.

  • Dr. Kildare - Never So Happy (Season 5 Episode 37)
    Season 5 Episode 37:

    Never So Happy

    When a famous atheist sees God, his daughter examines her own beliefs.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Next Thing to Murder (Season 5 Episode 36)
    Season 5 Episode 36:

    The Next Thing to Murder

    A former atheist wants to describe a revelation on an evangelist's TV show.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Last to Believe in Miracles (Season 5 Episode 35)
    Season 5 Episode 35:

    The Last to Believe in Miracles

    A former atheist who claims he saw God wants to join a famous evangelist.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Sort of Falling in Love (Season 5 Episode 34)
    Season 5 Episode 34:

    A Sort of Falling in Love

    A famous atheist claims to have seen and spoken to God during a stroke.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Quick Look at Glory (Season 5 Episode 33)
    Season 5 Episode 33:

    A Quick Look at Glory

    An evangelist implies a stroke suffered by an atheist was divine punishment.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Atheist and the True Believer (Season 5 Episode 32)
    Season 5 Episode 32:

    The Atheist and the True Believer

    An atheist and his daughter clash with a noted evangelist at the Hospital.

  • Dr. Kildare - Duet for One Hand (Season 5 Episode 31)
    Season 5 Episode 31:

    Duet for One Hand

    After a startling confession about her past, an intern decides to leave medicine.

  • Dr. Kildare - Perfect Is Too Hard to Be (Season 5 Episode 30)
    Season 5 Episode 30:

    Perfect Is Too Hard to Be

    A famous pianist is bitter after collapsing on the eve of a comeback concert.

  • Dr. Kildare - With This Ring (Season 5 Episode 29)
    Season 5 Episode 29:

    With This Ring

    A new crisis occurs in an anthropologist's strange medical condition.

  • Dr. Kildare - When Shadows Fall (Season 5 Episode 28)
    Season 5 Episode 28:

    When Shadows Fall

    An anthropologist's life seems hopeless; Kildare is the object of an infatuation.

  • Dr. Kildare - In the Roman Candle's Bright Glare (Season 5 Episode 27)
    Season 5 Episode 27:

    In the Roman Candle's Bright Glare

    An anthropologist overworks himself to finish a book, against doctor's orders.

  • Dr. Kildare - From Nigeria With Love (Season 5 Episode 26)
    Season 5 Episode 26:

    From Nigeria With Love

    A famous anthropologist from Nigeria seems to suffer from pneumonia.

  • Dr. Kildare - To Visit One More Spring (Season 5 Episode 25)
    Season 5 Episode 25:

    To Visit One More Spring

    Rachel Field refuses to undergo treatment that will prolong her life.

  • Dr. Kildare - Something Old, Something New (Season 5 Episode 24)
    Season 5 Episode 24:

    Something Old, Something New

    Emily Field holds her daughter's boyfriend responsible for the girl's injuries in an auto accident.

  • Dr. Kildare - Going Home (Season 5 Episode 23)
    Season 5 Episode 23:

    Going Home

    Despite a serious heart ailment, Joe Quinlan competes in a pool tournament in order to pay for his daughter's hospital bill.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Tent-Dwellers (Season 5 Episode 22)
    Season 5 Episode 22:

    The Tent-Dwellers

    Joe slips out of his sick bed to hustle a wealthy patient in a pool game.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Gift Of Love (Season 5 Episode 21)
    Season 5 Episode 21:

    A Gift Of Love

    Joe Quinlan doesn't show up for his examination.

  • Dr. Kildare - Fathers And Daughters (Season 5 Episode 20)
    Season 5 Episode 20:

    Fathers And Daughters

    Sister Benjamin is forced to give up her missionary work when she's stricken with an illness that she tries to hide from her father.

  • Dr. Kildare - Aftermath (Season 5 Episode 19)
    Season 5 Episode 19:


    The patients who have been accepted for kidney-machine treatment are announced.

  • Dr. Kildare - Hour Of Decision (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    Hour Of Decision

    The selection committee begins its deliberations as to which patients will receive treatment from the newly acquired kidney machine.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Little Child Shall Lead Them (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    A Little Child Shall Lead Them

    Steve tries to bribe Gillespie into letting his son receive treatment on new kidney machine; Fred gets a surprise visitor.

  • Dr. Kildare - Welcome Home, Dear Anna (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    Welcome Home, Dear Anna

    Steve Perrona is stunned when his wife tells him she wants their son put in a foster home.

  • Dr. Kildare - Wives and Losers (Season 5 Episode 15)
    Season 5 Episode 15:

    Wives and Losers

    The committee selecting candidates for kidney machine treatment rules out patients unproductive in society.

  • Dr. Kildare - Toast the Golden Couple (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Toast the Golden Couple

    Only four patients can receive the new kidney treatment, and it appears that Kildare's friend may have an unfair advantage.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Life Machine (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    The Life Machine

    The hospital gets a new artificial kidney machine, but only a few patients will be chosen to use it.

  • Dr. Kildare - Daily Flights to Olympus (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Daily Flights to Olympus

    Actor Morgan Bannion won't accept Kildare's diagnosis.

  • Dr. Kildare - With Hellfire and Thunder (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    With Hellfire and Thunder

    An arrogant actor is unreasonably convinced that he is dying.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Pyrotechnic Display (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    A Pyrotechnic Display

    After her young patient dies, Dr. Warren resolves to give up medicine.

  • Dr. Kildare - Now the Mummy (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Now the Mummy

    Fellow student Rudy Devereux organizes a protest against the ouster of Kildare's teaching assistant.

  • Dr. Kildare - Enough La Boheme for Everybody (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Enough La Boheme for Everybody

    The wife of a medical student asks Kildare to let her husband off duty to attend a party.

  • Dr. Kildare - Some Doors Are Slamming (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Some Doors Are Slamming

    Gillespie's intervention in the training of Kildare's students results in a clash between the doctors.

  • Dr. Kildare - Life in the Dance Hall (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Life in the Dance Hall

    As he becomes more closely involved in the personal problems of his three med-school proteges, Kildare unwittingly gains the enmity of his teaching assistant.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Bell in the Schoolhouse Tolls for Thee, Kildare (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    The Bell in the Schoolhouse Tolls for Thee, Kildare

    Kildare assumes the role of teacher to three difficult third-year medical students.

  • Dr. Kildare - Horizontal Hero (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Horizontal Hero

    Dr. Becker and his long-suffering wife finally reconcile.

  • Dr. Kildare - Web of Hate (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Web of Hate

    The rivalry between Kildare and Becker intensifies when the latter attempts suicide.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Life for a Life (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    A Life for a Life

    Dr. Becker is involved in a serious car accident and finds himself in the care of his opponent, Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - Behold the Great Man (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Behold the Great Man

    The arrogant Dr. Becker treats his wife cruelly and becomes vindictive when Kildare disagrees openly with him.

  • Dr. Kildare - Wings of Hope (Season 4 Episode 32)
    Season 4 Episode 32:

    Wings of Hope

    If an ambitious airline pilot has asthma, he can no longer fly.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Reverence for Life (Season 4 Episode 31)
    Season 4 Episode 31:

    A Reverence for Life

    Kildare injures a woman whose religion forbids a necessary blood transfusion.

  • Dr. Kildare - Believe and Live (Season 4 Episode 30)
    Season 4 Episode 30:

    Believe and Live

    A famed malpractice lawyer refuses to believe he will recover from surgery.

  • Dr. Kildare - Music Hath Charms (Season 4 Episode 29)
    Season 4 Episode 29:

    Music Hath Charms

    A nurse pesters Kildare to be allowed to dance in a hospital variety show.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Time Buyers (Season 4 Episode 28)
    Season 4 Episode 28:

    The Time Buyers

    A mother's health will not permit her to donate a kidney for her son.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Journey to the Sunrise (Season 4 Episode 27)
    Season 4 Episode 27:

    A Journey to the Sunrise

    A brilliant, flamboyant, mysterious patient refuses painkillers.

  • Dr. Kildare - She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not (Season 4 Episode 26)
    Season 4 Episode 26:

    She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not

    His fiancee's former suitor reveals her surprising past to Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not (Season 4 Episode 25)
    Season 4 Episode 25:

    She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not

    Kildare, coming home with a date, is dangerously injured in a car accident.

  • Dr. Kildare - All Brides Should Be Beautiful (Season 4 Episode 24)
    Season 4 Episode 24:

    All Brides Should Be Beautiful

    A new bride worries that an important operation may disfigure her.

  • Dr. Kildare - Do You Trust Your Doctor? (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    Do You Trust Your Doctor?

    A nervous G.P. is reluctant to treat patients after losing a malpractice suit.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Miracle for Margaret (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    A Miracle for Margaret

    Kildare questions the leukemia diagnosis of a research specialist.

  • Dr. Kildare - Make Way for Tomorrow (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:

    Make Way for Tomorrow

    A sailor proposes to stop his heart using yoga, for insurance money.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Marriage of Convenience (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    A Marriage of Convenience

    A bride is secretly expecting a child by another man, now dead.

  • Dr. Kildare - No Mother to Guide Them (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    No Mother to Guide Them

    In the hospital for a heart attack, a cab driver worries about his two daughters.

  • Dr. Kildare - Please Let My Baby Live (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Please Let My Baby Live

    A prospective mother, a former nurse, has a history of unsuccessful pregnancies.

  • Dr. Kildare - My Name Is Lisa, and I Am Lost (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    My Name Is Lisa, and I Am Lost

    A difficult, arrogant patient accuses a shy young nurse of beating her.

  • Dr. Kildare - Take Care of My Little Girl (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Take Care of My Little Girl

    His daughter's dangerous illness is a wake up call to a neglectful songwriter.

  • Dr. Kildare - Lullaby for an Indian Summer (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Lullaby for an Indian Summer

    A middle-aged prospective father is diagnosed with a critical illness.

  • Dr. Kildare - Never Is a Long Day (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Never Is a Long Day

    A doctor worries about his wife when he learns he has an incurable disease.

  • Dr. Kildare - An Exchange of Gifts (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    An Exchange of Gifts

    Believing he will die, a derelict gives his life' hoarding to fellow patients.

  • Dr. Kildare - Catch a Crooked Mouse (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Catch a Crooked Mouse

    An assistant D.A. wants a death-bed statement from a murder witness.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Elusive Dik-Dik (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    The Elusive Dik-Dik

    A father and son have a rare fever, but there is only serum for one.

  • Dr. Kildare - Rome Will Never Leave You (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Rome Will Never Leave You

    The father of Kildare's beloved has engaged her to a young Italian nobleman.

  • Dr. Kildare - Rome Will Never Leave You (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Rome Will Never Leave You

    Kildare and Gillespie continue their unexpected romances in Rome.

  • Dr. Kildare - Rome Will Never Leave You (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Rome Will Never Leave You

    Kildare, in Rome for an important medical breakthrough, falls in love.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Candle in the Window (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    A Candle in the Window

    A woman's (Ruth Roman) reaction to her doctor husband's death angers the staff, but Kildare senses a deeper problem.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Sound of a Faraway Hill (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    The Sound of a Faraway Hill

    An necessary operation will end a baseball star's athletic career.

  • Dr. Kildare - What's Different About Today? (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    What's Different About Today?

    A 15-year-old girl at a diabetic children's camp falls in love with Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Last Leaves on the Tree (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    The Last Leaves on the Tree

    A family buys an inscribed tombstone for their still-living aunt.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Hand That Hurts, the Hand That Heals (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    The Hand That Hurts, the Hand That Heals

    An optimistic Kildare treats a talented and bitter dress designer.

  • Dr. Kildare - Maybe Love Will Save My Apartment House (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Maybe Love Will Save My Apartment House

    A bachelor doctor plans a conquest of Gillespie's widowed niece.

  • Dr. Kildare - Man Is a Rock (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Man Is a Rock

    A hard-sell salesman refuses to accept his dangerous heart condition.

  • Dr. Kildare - Dolly's Dilemma (Season 3 Episode 34)
    Season 3 Episode 34:

    Dolly's Dilemma

    Gillespie wants a wealthy widow on the Board of Directors, but she wants him.

  • Dr. Kildare - Speak Not in Angry Whispers (Season 3 Episode 33)
    Season 3 Episode 33:

    Speak Not in Angry Whispers

    A hospital kitchen worker's estranged wife has a fatal tumor.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Sense of Tempo (Season 3 Episode 32)
    Season 3 Episode 32:

    A Sense of Tempo

    A healthy man claiming ESP enters the hospital because of a "premonition".

  • Dr. Kildare - The Middle of Ernie Mann (Season 3 Episode 31)
    Season 3 Episode 31:

    The Middle of Ernie Mann

    Overwhelming debt drives a prizefighter suffering from a severe ulcer to risk his life and keep fighting.

  • Dr. Kildare - Night of the Beast (Season 3 Episode 30)
    Season 3 Episode 30:

    Night of the Beast

    A psychotic beach bum attacks Kildare and a pretty intern on the beach.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Nickel's Worth of Prayer (Season 3 Episode 29)
    Season 3 Episode 29:

    A Nickel's Worth of Prayer

    Two disgruntled patients, an old man and a teenage girl, form a friendship.

  • Dr. Kildare - An Ungodly Act (Season 3 Episode 28)
    Season 3 Episode 28:

    An Ungodly Act

    A private hospital refuses to admit a little girl in respiratory distress because her mother can't pay and doesn't have insurance. The girl is rushed to Blair, where she dies.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Day to Remember (Season 3 Episode 27)
    Season 3 Episode 27:

    A Day to Remember

    A volunteer applicant determines to give a sick boy one day of happiness.

  • Dr. Kildare - Quid Pro Quo (Season 3 Episode 26)
    Season 3 Episode 26:

    Quid Pro Quo

    Kildare befriends a panic-stricken intern on scholastic probation.

  • Dr. Kildare - Tomorrow Is a Fickle Girl (Season 3 Episode 25)
    Season 3 Episode 25:

    Tomorrow Is a Fickle Girl

    A brilliant ghetto youth forges prescriptions as a fake doctor.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Hundred Million Tomorrows (Season 3 Episode 24)
    Season 3 Episode 24:

    A Hundred Million Tomorrows

    A young corporation president won't slow down after a heart attack.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Child Between (Season 3 Episode 23)
    Season 3 Episode 23:

    The Child Between

    A young diabetic, bitter about his parents' divorce, refuses medication.

  • Dr. Kildare - Why Won't Anybody Listen? (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    Why Won't Anybody Listen?

    The grandfather of a dead patient plants a bomb in Gillespie's office.

  • Dr. Kildare - Goodbye, Mr. Jersey (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    Goodbye, Mr. Jersey

    A woman (Suzanne Pleshette) whom men find persuasive brings a mysterious patient to Blair.

  • Dr. Kildare - To Walk in Grace (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    To Walk in Grace

    An attractive novelist tours the hospital researching for a new book.

  • Dr. Kildare - Onions, Garlic and the Flowers That Bloom in the Spring (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    Onions, Garlic and the Flowers That Bloom in the Spring

    Kildare takes over a difficult practice in a near-tenement neighborhood.

  • Dr. Kildare - Never Too Old for the Circus (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    Never Too Old for the Circus

    A retired heart surgeon tries to take over Kildare's case.

  • Dr. Kildare - Tyger, Tyger - Part Two (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    Tyger, Tyger - Part Two

    Kildare falls for surfer Pat Holmes (Yvette Mimieux), who must adjust to epilepsy and life away from the ocean.

  • Dr. Kildare - Tyger, Tyger - Part One (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    Tyger, Tyger - Part One

    A young woman (Yvette Mimieux) who blacked out while surfing is discovered to have epilepsy.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Willing Suspension of Disbelief (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    A Willing Suspension of Disbelief

    A surgeon, an ex-football player, tries to hide his severe arthritis.

  • Dr. Kildare - Vote of Confidence (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Vote of Confidence

    A brilliant young surgeon challenges Gillespie for Chief of Staff.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Oracle (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    The Oracle

    A glamorous female White House correspondent has multiple sclerosis.

  • Dr. Kildare - Charlie Wade Makes Lots of Shade (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Charlie Wade Makes Lots of Shade

    An overweight patient gains rather than loses on a low-calorie diet.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Backslider (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Backslider

    Gillespie investigates a staff doctor whose carelessness endangers patients.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Pack Rat and the Prima Donna (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Pack Rat and the Prima Donna

    Kildare works with Central Supply to dispose of obsolete equipment.

  • Dr. Kildare - Four Feet in the Morning (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Four Feet in the Morning

    A teen (Marta Kristen) nearly dies from an attempted abortion, which also affects her boyfriend (Tony Dow).

  • Dr. Kildare - The Eleventh Commandment (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    The Eleventh Commandment

    Kildare makes roommates of a widow and an embittered young artist (Molly Picon, Susan Oliver), then regrets it.

  • Dr. Kildare - One Clear, Bright Thursday Morning (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    One Clear, Bright Thursday Morning

    A doctor's pregnant wife was exposed to atomic radiation at Nagasaki.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Exploiters (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    The Exploiters

    A nurse begs Kildare to keep her father alive to avoid funeral costs.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Game for Three (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    A Game for Three

    An irresponsible intern accuses Kildare of having an affair with his wife.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Heart: An Imperfect Machine (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    The Heart: An Imperfect Machine

    A medical scientist (Pat Hingle) working on a heart/lung machine decides to use it on his ailing wife (Diane Baker) before it is perfected.

  • Dr. Kildare - If You Can't Believe the Truth (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    If You Can't Believe the Truth

    An industrialist (James Whitmore) being treated at Blair responds to a gold-digging nurse (Barbara Eden).

  • Dr. Kildare - The Good Samaritan (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Good Samaritan

    A farm couple sues Kildare after he delivers a stillborn child at the roadside following a traffic accident.

  • Dr. Kildare - Who Ever Heard of a Two-Headed Doll? (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Who Ever Heard of a Two-Headed Doll?

    Named resident at Blair, Kildare faces a dilemma, and a conflict with Gillespie.

  • Dr. Kildare - What's God to Julius? (Season 2 Episode 34)
    Season 2 Episode 34:

    What's God to Julius?

    A terminally ill man is worried about his mentally disabled brother, Julius, and who will take care of him.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Hand Held Out in Darkness (Season 2 Episode 33)
    Season 2 Episode 33:

    A Hand Held Out in Darkness

    Kildare cares for an unidentified little girl found unconscious in the park.

  • Dr. Kildare - To Each His Prison (Season 2 Episode 32)
    Season 2 Episode 32:

    To Each His Prison

    An alcoholic patient reveals privileged information about a crime.

  • Dr. Kildare - An Island Like a Peacock (Season 2 Episode 31)
    Season 2 Episode 31:

    An Island Like a Peacock

    A young blind woman scorns the aid of the father who once deserted her.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Gift of the Koodjanuk (Season 2 Episode 30)
    Season 2 Episode 30:

    The Gift of the Koodjanuk

    Kildare hopes a flamboyant patient will improve ward morale.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Balance and the Crucible (Season 2 Episode 29)
    Season 2 Episode 29:

    The Balance and the Crucible

    An intern's missionary wife meets a violent death in the jungle.

  • Dr. Kildare - Tightrope Into Nowhere (Season 2 Episode 28)
    Season 2 Episode 28:

    Tightrope Into Nowhere

    Kildare must decide how long to continue life support for a coma patient.

  • Dr. Kildare - Ship's Doctor (Season 2 Episode 27)
    Season 2 Episode 27:

    Ship's Doctor

    Gillespie hides his profession on a three-day luxury cruise.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Sleeping Princess (Season 2 Episode 26)
    Season 2 Episode 26:

    The Sleeping Princess

    Kildare charms a teenage girl who lives in a fairy-tale world.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Dark Side of the Mirror (Season 2 Episode 25)
    Season 2 Episode 25:

    The Dark Side of the Mirror

    A wild-living girl bitterly refuses to donate a kidney to save her twin sister.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Very Infectious Disease (Season 2 Episode 24)
    Season 2 Episode 24:

    A Very Infectious Disease

    A middle-aged Australian intern has a harsh bedside manner.

  • Dr. Kildare - Sister Mike (Season 2 Episode 23)
    Season 2 Episode 23:

    Sister Mike

    Kildare considers reporting a young woman he suspects of beating her daughter.

  • Dr. Kildare - Face of Fear (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    Face of Fear

    A young lab technician (Robert Culp) thinks his outbursts are linked to mental illness, but Kildare and Gillespie suspect otherwise.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Place Among the Monuments (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    A Place Among the Monuments

    Kildare saves a girl who attempts suicide, but tragedy follows.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Trip to Niagara (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    A Trip to Niagara

    A neuro-surgeon going blind wants to see Niagara with his wife.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Jail Ward (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Jail Ward

    A policeman criticizes Kildare's thorough treatment of a cop killer.

  • Dr. Kildare - Good Luck Charm (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Good Luck Charm

    An inexplicable paralysis seizes the healthy legs of a great actress.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Mosaic (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    The Mosaic

    Kildare searches for the source of a potential hepatitis epidemic.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Great Guy (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    The Great Guy

    A comedian with a bone tumor refuses to face a possible amputation.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Thing Speaks for Itself (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    The Thing Speaks for Itself

    A woman's sudden death brings a malpractice suit on Kildare and the hospital.

  • Dr. Kildare - Love Is a Sad Song (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Love Is a Sad Song

    A female intern must choose between Kildare and a surgical residency.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Time to Every Purpose (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    A Time to Every Purpose

    A teenage girl handles her eye injury better than her mother.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Bed I've Made (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    The Bed I've Made

    Gillespie falls for the innovative new director of nursing, an attractive widow.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Legacy (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Legacy

    Kildare has mixed feelings about his testimony in a court case.

  • Dr. Kildare - An Ancient Office (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    An Ancient Office

    In Kildare's hometown, the coroner hastily blames a mother for her baby's death.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Soul Killer (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Soul Killer

    A pretty nurse's strange behavior may be the effect of narcotics.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Cobweb Chain (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Cobweb Chain

    A sensitive Indian intern, reprimanded by Gillespie, nears his breaking point.

  • Dr. Kildare - Breakdown (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:


    A paranoid resident feels threatened by an overworked Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - Hastings' Farewell (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Hastings' Farewell

    An aphasia patient's hopeless wife plans to put him in a nursing home.

  • Dr. Kildare - Guest Appearance (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Guest Appearance

    A caustic TV host blames Kildare on the air for his son's death.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Mask Makers (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Mask Makers

    Kildare feels responsible when a plastic surgery patient attempts suicide.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Visitors (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    The Visitors

    The pro-communist heir to a neutral country suffers from a brain tumor.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Burning Sky (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Burning Sky

    A cocky medical student (Robert Redford) cracks under the pressure of treating forest-fire victims.

  • Dr. Kildare - Gravida One (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Gravida One

    A young expectant mother is frightened and uncooperative.

  • Dr. Kildare - Operation Lazarus (Season 1 Episode 33)
    Season 1 Episode 33:

    Operation Lazarus

    An experimental drug helps a psychotic whose wife had given up hope.

  • Dr. Kildare - Road to the Heart (Season 1 Episode 32)
    Season 1 Episode 32:

    Road to the Heart

    Kildare wants to operate on a deaf boy, but the mother is unwilling.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Distant Thunder (Season 1 Episode 31)
    Season 1 Episode 31:

    A Distant Thunder

    An elderly war hero is admitted for malnutrition.

  • Dr. Kildare - Something of Importance (Season 1 Episode 30)
    Season 1 Episode 30:

    Something of Importance

    Kildare assists an ambitious doctor researching an incurable disease.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Chemistry of Anger (Season 1 Episode 29)
    Season 1 Episode 29:

    The Chemistry of Anger

    Haunted by his father's death, a doctor drives himself relentlessly.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Horn of Plenty (Season 1 Episode 28)
    Season 1 Episode 28:

    The Horn of Plenty

    Kildare falls in love with the daughter of a wealthy doctor's patient.

  • Dr. Kildare - One for the Road (Season 1 Episode 27)
    Season 1 Episode 27:

    One for the Road

    A doctor, recovering from alcoholism, starts a rehabilitation program.

  • Dr. Kildare - A Very Present Help (Season 1 Episode 26)
    Season 1 Episode 26:

    A Very Present Help

    A remarkable nun helps a woman patient refusing an operation.

  • Dr. Kildare - Solomon's Choice (Season 1 Episode 25)
    Season 1 Episode 25:

    Solomon's Choice

    One woman suffers her fifth miscarriage; another won't look at her baby.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Roaring Boy-O (Season 1 Episode 24)
    Season 1 Episode 24:

    The Roaring Boy-O

    A drunk, trouble-making, has-been poet has only a few months to live.

  • Dr. Kildare - Witch Doctor (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    Witch Doctor

    A quack convinces Kildare's patient her prescribed surgery is unnecessary.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Bronc-Buster (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Bronc-Buster

    Kildare is embarrassed by his cousin, a back-slapping rodeo rider.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Stepping Stone (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    The Stepping Stone

    A pathologist asks a patient for permission to perform his autopsy.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Dragon (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Dragon

    A frightened intern tries to blame his negligence on Dr. Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Glory Hunter (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    The Glory Hunter

    A famous jungle surgeon campaigns for money for his new hospital.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Search (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Search

    Two cases of food poisoning set off a frantic search for the source.

  • Dr. Kildare - Oh My Daughter (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Oh My Daughter

    Gillespie's daughter, three months pregnant, attempts suicide.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Administrator (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    The Administrator

    A fight ensues when a hospital administrator fires a city appointee.

  • Dr. Kildare - My Brother, the Doctor (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    My Brother, the Doctor

    A hard-working accountant pays for his brother's medical education.

  • Dr. Kildare - Johnny Temple (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Johnny Temple

    A paranoid teenager, stabbed in a fight, springs a knife on Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - Season to Be Jolly (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Season to Be Jolly

    A raging, hung-over, well-educated sidewalk Santa is wheeled in Christmas Eve.

  • Dr. Kildare - Hit and Run (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Hit and Run

    A terrified father refuses to allow surgery to save his son's arm.

  • Dr. Kildare - Second Chance (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Second Chance

    A promising surgeon suffers an incurable creeping paralysis.

  • Dr. Kildare - For the Living (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    For the Living

    A coma patient's family must decide whether to continue treatment.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Patient (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Patient

    Injuring his back, Kildare spends 72 hours in a room of unhappy patients.

  • Dr. Kildare - Holiday Weekend (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Holiday Weekend

    A Blair intern is close to death after a holiday car accident.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Lonely Ones (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Lonely Ones

    In Kildare's hometown, an old friend's fiancee is behaving strangely.

  • Dr. Kildare - Admitting Service (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Admitting Service

    A hasty diagnosis leads to a malpractice suit when an old man dies.

  • Dr. Kildare - The Million-Dollar Property (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Million-Dollar Property

    An actress, part of a flamboyant clique, suffers a nervous breakdown.

  • Dr. Kildare - Winter Harvest (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Winter Harvest

    Gillespie worries about an old heart surgeon's fitness to operate.

  • Dr. Kildare - Shining Image (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Shining Image

    A beautiful actress and writer with a fatal disease falls in love with Kildare.

  • Dr. Kildare - Immunity (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    A Polish immigrant with smallpox triggers a search for carriers.

  • Dr. Kildare - Twenty-Four Hours (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Twenty-Four Hours

    Gillespie criticizes Kildare for being abrupt with an abusive patient.