Marcus Welby, M.D.

Marcus Welby, M.D.

1969 - 1976, Drama, Science
A kindly California doctor treats a wide variety of patients.

Episode Guide

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Vanity Case (Season 7 Episode 24)
    Season 7 Episode 24:

    Vanity Case

    Just as Welby is accepting Paul's engagement to Sandy, the former Mrs. Moran returns and begins suffering a loss of vision.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Vanity Case (Season 7 Episode 23)
    Season 7 Episode 23:

    Vanity Case

    Welby disapproves of Paul's wish to marry Sandy; an unwed mother miscarries; guests Sam Bottoms, Robert Mandan.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - All Passions Spent (Season 7 Episode 22)
    Season 7 Episode 22:

    All Passions Spent

    Kiley is accused of making advances to the wife (Tina Louise) of his college roommate (Dick Gautier), a heart-attack victim.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - To Trump an Ace (Season 7 Episode 21)
    Season 7 Episode 21:

    To Trump an Ace

    A fast-liver (Scott Thomas) postpones tests to determine if he has asthma because he fears losing his pilot's license.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Highest Mountain (Season 7 Episode 20)
    Season 7 Episode 20:

    The Highest Mountain

    Welby returns from vacation and helps in the treatment of Kiley's paralyzing stroke.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Prisoner of the Island Cell (Season 7 Episode 18)
    Season 7 Episode 18:

    Prisoner of the Island Cell

    Welby's fears are confirmed when a colleague, falsely accused of rape, is asked to discontinue his practice.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Prisoner of the Island Cell (Season 7 Episode 17)
    Season 7 Episode 17:

    Prisoner of the Island Cell

    After being rebuffed by a handsome doctor, Janet's assistant plans to frame the physician on a charge of rape.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - How Do You Know What Hurts Me? (Season 7 Episode 16)
    Season 7 Episode 16:

    How Do You Know What Hurts Me?

    A showgirl with an infection hampers Welby and Kiley's diagnosis by failing to tell them she has had silicone breast-implants.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Strike II (Season 7 Episode 15)
    Season 7 Episode 15:

    Strike II

    A reformed alcoholic (Kent McCord), a carrier of hepatitis, turns to the bottle after a hepatitis outbreak costs him his job.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Go Ahead and Cry (Season 7 Episode 14)
    Season 7 Episode 14:

    Go Ahead and Cry

    After a major operation, Consuelo fears she will not be able to continue as Welby's nurse and considers a marriage proposal.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The One Face in the World (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    The One Face in the World

    An obsessed physician violates an unwritten law of medicine by involving herself in the treatment of her father's leukemia.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Medea Factor (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    The Medea Factor

    Welby and a child psychologist try to help an abandoned boy who refuses to speak after being placed with foster parents.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Killers of Dreams (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Killers of Dreams

    A bride-to-be rejects lifesaving kidney dialysis when she learns how the treatment affects her fiance's feelings toward her.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Calculated Risk (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Calculated Risk

    Heart problems strike Welby's son-in-law soon after he and Welby's daughter (Anne Schedeen) return from South America.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Strange Behavior of Paul Kelland (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    The Strange Behavior of Paul Kelland

    A woman (Denise Nicholas) becomes critical when her seemingly drunken spouse (Lloyd Haynes) fails to take her to the hospital.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Tidal Wave (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    The Tidal Wave

    A man (Aldo Ray) agrees to controversial brain surgery after his uncontrollable fits of rage cause him to injure his family.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - An End and a Beginning (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    An End and a Beginning

    Welby's elation over Kiley and Janet's upcoming wedding is dimmed by his concern for an autistic boy's erratic behavior.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - To Live Another Day (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    To Live Another Day

    The problems of a boy suffering from complications of a incurable disease cause Janet to become anxious about having children.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Double-Edged Razor (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    The Double-Edged Razor

    A young man fears he must quit law school when his teenage sister has to undergo risky, and expensive, exploratory surgery.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Covenant (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    The Covenant

    Janet blames herself when a friend of hers institutes a malpractice suit against Welby; guests Peter Brown, Jon Cypher.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Lie (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    The Lie

    Janet's old boyfriend (Jon Cypher) endangers his life during surgery by not revealing a mild stroke he suffered to Welby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Fruitfulness of Mrs. Steffie Rhodes (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    The Fruitfulness of Mrs. Steffie Rhodes

    Janet attempts to cope with Kiley's affections and the storm of publicity generated by the iminent birth of quintuplets.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Tomorrow May Never Come (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Tomorrow May Never Come

    Kiley's new love, hospital public-relations director Janet Blake (Pamela Hensley), is paralyzed after a fall from a horse.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Loser in a Dead Heat (Season 6 Episode 24)
    Season 6 Episode 24:

    Loser in a Dead Heat

    A girl hyperventilates with the constant bickering over her father's (Larry Hagman) compulsive gambling.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Dark Corridors (Season 6 Episode 23)
    Season 6 Episode 23:

    Dark Corridors

    Welby, shaken by a friend's death, fights to save the life of a teenage violin virtuoso (Robin Mattson); guest Joanne Dru.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Unindicted Wife (Season 6 Episode 22)
    Season 6 Episode 22:

    The Unindicted Wife

    A woman's (Patty Duke Astin) high blood pressure soars when her politician spouse (John Astin) is accused of taking kickbacks.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Save the Last Dance for Me (Season 6 Episode 21)
    Season 6 Episode 21:

    Save the Last Dance for Me

    Two women (Pamela Hensley, Elaine Giftos) who may have breast cancer react differently to the information; guest Michael Conrad.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Jake's Okay (Season 6 Episode 20)
    Season 6 Episode 20:

    Jake's Okay

    Kiley becomes surrogate father to a brain-damaged boy (Scott Jacoby) with school and social problems.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Four-Plus Hot (Season 6 Episode 19)
    Season 6 Episode 19:

    Four-Plus Hot

    A depressed widower (Scott Newman) must give emotional support to a friend (Ben Murphy) who helped him in his time of need.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Time Bomb (Season 6 Episode 18)
    Season 6 Episode 18:

    The Time Bomb

    An amateur tennis player (Lucie Arnaz) blames her possible cancer on childhood treatments recommended for her by Welby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Public Secrets (Season 6 Episode 17)
    Season 6 Episode 17:

    Public Secrets

    Medical records fall into the wrong hands, causing a man's loss of a promotion and the worsening of his wife's heart ailment.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Dark Fury (Season 6 Episode 16)
    Season 6 Episode 16:

    Dark Fury

    The man who raped Kiley's girlfriend (Lindsay Wagner) sues for malpractice after being treated by the doctor.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Dark Fury (Season 6 Episode 15)
    Season 6 Episode 15:

    Dark Fury

    Kiley falls for a patient (Lindsay Wagner) who is later raped by her ex-lover (Dack Rambo); guest Tom Selleck.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Resident (Season 6 Episode 14)
    Season 6 Episode 14:

    The Resident

    Welby and Kiley take advantage of a doctor's (Cliff Potts) hospitalization to teach him about compassion; guest Linda Gray.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The 266 Days (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    The 266 Days

    Consuelo is called upon to deliver her ex-classmate's (Gena Rowlands) baby under unexpected circumstances; guest Jed Allan.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Child of Silence (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Child of Silence

    A mother (Lois Nettleton) is strangely opposed to corrective surgery that could restore her deaf child's (Dawn Lyn) hearing.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Last Rip-Off (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    The Last Rip-Off

    Welby and Kiley work on their own to expose the unethical practices of an unscrupulous funeral director (Richard Basehart).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Hell Is Upstairs (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Hell Is Upstairs

    Welby must win the trust of a child whose brain disease requires she be operated on while conscious; guest Shirley Knight.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - No Gods in Sight (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    No Gods in Sight

    The latest addition (Carl Betz) to the Family Practice Center, a brilliant diagnostician, has trouble dealing with patients.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Feedback (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:


    A talented boxer (Herbert Jefferson Jr.) is faced with ending his career after learning he has epilepsy; guest Leslie Uggams.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Fevered Angel (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    A Fevered Angel

    A mother's (Donna Mills) religious fanaticism endangers her son when she insists his illness is demonic possession.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Fatal Challenge (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    The Fatal Challenge

    A doctor's (Jess Walton) unwillingness to devote sufficient time and attention to her patients almost costs a man his life.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Outrage (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    The Outrage

    Welby tries to encourage a child (Sean Kelly) to name the person who molested him; guest Patrick Wayne.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - To Father a Child (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    To Father a Child

    Dr. Welby (Robert Young) counsels a couple (guest stars Ron Ely and Diane Baker) on the problems of infertility.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Last Flight to Babylon (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Last Flight to Babylon

    A despondent man (Cliff DeYoung) suffering from post-operative depression attempts suicide; guests June Lockhart, Jim Backus.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Faith of Childish Things (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    The Faith of Childish Things

    A diabetic woman (Sian Barbara Allen) insists on traveling to California to have Welby deliver her baby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Brittle Warrior (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    The Brittle Warrior

    A policeman (Forrest Tucker) puts his life in danger by refusing help for rheumatoid arthritis in an attempt to save his job.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Designs (Season 5 Episode 25)
    Season 5 Episode 25:


    A fashion designer (Jane Wyatt) becomes emotionally involved with Welby when she seeks help for nervous fatigue.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - I've Promised You a Father (Season 5 Episode 24)
    Season 5 Episode 24:

    I've Promised You a Father

    Welby retains Owen Marshall (Arthur Hill) to defend Kiley in a paternity suit filed by a nurse (Kim Darby).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - I've Promised You a Father (Season 5 Episode 23)
    Season 5 Episode 23:

    I've Promised You a Father

    A nurse (Kim Darby) suffering from a genetic disorder names Kiley in a paternity suit; guest Lynda Day George.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Out of Control (Season 5 Episode 22)
    Season 5 Episode 22:

    Out of Control

    Welby refuses to allow a driver to enter a race until he can determine the cause of the racer's headaches and fits of temper.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Latch-key Child (Season 5 Episode 21)
    Season 5 Episode 21:

    The Latch-key Child

    A 4-year-old boy whose working mother must leave him in his 9-year-old sister's care suffers blackouts.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Mugging (Season 5 Episode 20)
    Season 5 Episode 20:

    The Mugging

    Fear of another attack causes a mugging victim to suffer nervous symptoms and impels her husband (Jim Hutton) to seek revenge.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Angela's Nightmare (Season 5 Episode 19)
    Season 5 Episode 19:

    Angela's Nightmare

    A Mexican-American girl (Mary Maldonado) becomes a runaway after being raped by the man (James Olson) who wanted to adopt her.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Fear of Silence (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    Fear of Silence

    An air-traffic controller (Christopher Connelly) becomes depressed when malignant lesions on his larnyx threaten his career.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Each Day a Miracle (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    Each Day a Miracle

    A father opposes the college enrollment of his daughter, a leukemia victim in remission, and holds Welby responsible for her.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - No Charity for the McAllisters (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    No Charity for the McAllisters

    Welby must convince a proud patriarch (R.G. Armstrong) to accept help for members of his clan suffering from a blood disease.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Full Life (Season 5 Episode 15)
    Season 5 Episode 15:

    A Full Life

    A professor (Richard Basehart) recently returned from an expedition in the jungle receives both physical and emotional shocks.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Comeback (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    The Comeback

    An orthopedic surgeon (Penny Fuller) faces an uphill battle for reinstatement after conquering alcoholism; guest Ed Flanders.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Death Is Only a Side Effect (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Death Is Only a Side Effect

    Kiley and Welby race against time to determine which medication caused a kidney patient (Joanna Barnes) to lapse into a coma.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Cry in the Night (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    A Cry in the Night

    A driven marine biologist (Dina Merrill) refuses to believe she is seriously ill until she loses consciousness during a dive.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Nguyen (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:


    A former Marine (Robert Hooks) alienates his family by his obsession with the health of a Vietnamese orphan he has adopted.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Circles of Shame (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    The Circles of Shame

    Despite assurances from Welby to the contrary, an ulcer patient believes she's pregnant and tries to give herself an abortion.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Tall Tree (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    The Tall Tree

    A psychiatric therapist's (Tony Musante) work with emotionally disturbed children is complicated when he must be hospitalized.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Endless Moment (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    The Endless Moment

    Fearing the cancellation of his wedding, Kiley won't tell his fiancee (Stefanie Powers) the truth about her serious ailment.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Friends in High Places (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Friends in High Places

    Good intentions backfire on an actor (Frank Langella) who lies to his father (Jack Kruschen) about having a top movie role.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Question of Fault (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    A Question of Fault

    The bitter father of a boy whose arm had to be amputated brings suit against a doctor who prescribed the wrong medication.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Light at the Threshold (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    The Light at the Threshold

    A blind girl who feels rejected by both her father and Kiley refuses to have an operation that could restore her sight.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Blood Kin (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Blood Kin

    An Italian-American father (Sonny Bono) fears his frail daughter isn't strong enough to endure a life-prolonging operation.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - For Services Rendered (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    For Services Rendered

    Welby must convince a wife not to give up hope after her husband's heart surgery wrecks the couple's dream of home ownership.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Joyful Song (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    A Joyful Song

    A woman (Fionnula Flanagan) dying of leukemia takes an interest in a blind boy (Radames Pera) who wants to become an artist.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Panic Path (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    The Panic Path

    A man's (Paul Burke) impotency causes him to seek an extramarital affair, which traumatizes his daughter; guest Vera Miles.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Tortoise Dance (Season 4 Episode 24)
    Season 4 Episode 24:

    The Tortoise Dance

    A teenage boy (Darrel Larson) becomes depressed after a pal's suicide and decides to take his own life; guest Darleen Carr.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Day After Forever (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    The Day After Forever

    Welby deals with a despondent husband's injuries, caused by his misuse of drugs, and the pregnancy of his unfaithful wife.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Other Martin Loring (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    The Other Martin Loring

    A diabetic man (Mark Miller) drinks himself into a coma after his homosexual impulses cause his wife to leave with their son.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Working Heart (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:

    The Working Heart

    A TV personality (Joanna Barnes) has a heart condition that could kill if she remains in her current job.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Catch a Ring That Isn't There (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    Catch a Ring That Isn't There

    The parents of a 17-year-old gymnastics champion (Jan-Michael Vincent) refuse to accept their son's problem with alcoholism.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Problem With Charlie (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    The Problem With Charlie

    A law student (Don Stroud) combining study and marriage develops a stress-related ulcer; guests Jackie Coogan, Greg Mullavey.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Gemini Descending (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Gemini Descending

    An aggressive salesman (guest star James Coco) undergoes a personality change caused by a rare disease. With Robert Young, James Brolin.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Who Are You, Arthur Kolinski? (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    Who Are You, Arthur Kolinski?

    A businessman (Peter Mark Richman) must face his background when his mechanic father (Nehemiah Persoff) becomes seriously ill.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Necessary End (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    A Necessary End

    A photographer (Anne Baxter) contracts a fatal illness from an insect bite; guests Susan Howard, Murray Matheson.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A More Exciting Case (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    A More Exciting Case

    A nurse (Jessica Walter), depressed over a recent hysterectomy, becomes emotionally involved with a patient (Robert Walker).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Dinner of Herbs (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Dinner of Herbs

    An overweight woman (Margaret O'Brien) with hypertension goes on a hazardous weight-reduction regimen.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Heartbeat for Yesterday (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Heartbeat for Yesterday

    An old Hopi Indian (Chief Dan George) resists efforts to help his grandson, who is in a diabetic coma; guest William Shatner.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Unto the Next Generation (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Unto the Next Generation

    A Jewish couple (Jess Walton, Harvey Fisher) whose first child was lost to Tay-Sachs disease is afraid to have another baby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Jason Be Nimble, Jason Be Quick (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Jason Be Nimble, Jason Be Quick

    A 12-year-old boy (Lee H. Montgomery) stricken with rheumatoid arthritis must also deal with his battling, estranged parents.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - With a Shout, Not a Whimper (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    With a Shout, Not a Whimper

    An old friend (Leif Erickson) of Welby's, a top surgeon, must alter his life because of age and a worsening medical condition.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Please Don't Send Flowers (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Please Don't Send Flowers

    A wife (Susan Clark) attempts suicide after learning she must have a hysterectomy because of cancer; guest Lawrence Pressman.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Don and Denise (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Don and Denise

    A woman (Lindsay Wagner) with multiple sclerosis leaves her husband (Rick Lenz) to spare him the burden of taking care of her.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Wednesday Game (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    The Wednesday Game

    A lonely girl (Katherine Justice) is drawn to a college basketball player (Russell G. Wiggins) with inoperable brain cancer.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - He Could Sell Iceboxes to Eskimos (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    He Could Sell Iceboxes to Eskimos

    A lonely salesman (Jack Haley Sr.) turns to his long-forsaken daughter (Sharon Farrell) after he is incapacitated by a stroke.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - House of Mirrors (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    House of Mirrors

    A doctor (Patrick O'Neal) who believes he has terminal cancer plans to wed a nurse (Brenda Vaccaro) to give his son a mother.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - In Sickness and in Health (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    In Sickness and in Health

    A woman (Heidi Vaughn), separated from her spouse, contracts venereal disease after an affair with another man (Eric Braeden).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - We'll Walk Out of Here Together (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    We'll Walk Out of Here Together

    A 20-year-old woman (Sian Barbara Allen) with ambitions of becoming a writer is struck with a disease and left a paraplegic.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Love Is When They Say They Need You (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Love Is When They Say They Need You

    A mentally impaired man (Bruce Davison) must decide whether to give bone marrow to save his brother (Mike Farrell), a radiation victim.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Fragile Possession (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    A Fragile Possession

    A mother (Beverly Garland) and daughter (JoAnna Cameron) realize their own mistakes after the daughter's disastrous abortion.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Solomon's Choice (Season 3 Episode 25)
    Season 3 Episode 25:

    Solomon's Choice

    Welby's teenage niece, unwed and three months pregnant, decides to go full-term despite risks posed by a serious infection.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Taste of Salt (Season 3 Episode 24)
    Season 3 Episode 24:

    A Taste of Salt

    A husband (Charles Aidman) and wife (Anne Jackson) are at odds when their newborn son is diagnosed as having cystic fibrosis.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Once There Was a Bantu Prince (Season 3 Episode 23)
    Season 3 Episode 23:

    Once There Was a Bantu Prince

    A black social worker (Chelsea Brown) attempts to adopt a boy who suffers from the same disease she does -- sickle-cell anemia.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Don't Talk About Darkness! (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    Don't Talk About Darkness!

    A man (Neville Brand) postpones necessary eye surgery because of fears he will not see his first child; guests Barbara Rush.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Just a Little Courage (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    Just a Little Courage

    Muscle spasms plague a college teacher (David McCallum) who has devoted himself to the rearing and education of his brother.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - It Is So Soon That I Am Done For, I Wonder What I Was Begun For (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    It Is So Soon That I Am Done For, I Wonder What I Was Begun For

    A young woman whose infant son suddenly died questions her own capabilities when her 4-year-old foster child also becomes ill.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - I'm Really Trying (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    I'm Really Trying

    A father (Gary Collins) refuses to accept that his teenage son (Sean Kelly) has a learning disability caused by brain damage.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - All the Pretty People (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    All the Pretty People

    A championship tennis player (Nico Minardos) is convinced his life is over when he is diagnosed as having myasthenia gravis.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Basic Moment (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    The Basic Moment

    Welby's daughter (Christine Belford) fights for her life as complications occur during the birth of her baby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Basic Moment (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    The Basic Moment

    Welby's daughter (Christine Belford), fearing exposure to rubella, returns from South America for an abortion.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Cross-Match (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:


    A disillusioned man (Michael Warren) is asked to donate blood to a poisoning victim (Johnnie Whitaker); guest Leslie Parrish.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Of Magic Shadow Shapes (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Of Magic Shadow Shapes

    A once-renowned film director (guest star Barry Sullivan) endangers his life when given a chance to regain his fame. With Robert Young, James Brolin.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - They Grow Up (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    They Grow Up

    A man suffering from attacks refuses to go into the hospital because he claims his slightly impaired sister needs his care.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Yellow Bird (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    A Yellow Bird

    Lonely Consuelo considers adopting a recently deceased divorcee's 10-year-old son; guests Christopher Stone, Skye Aubrey.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Best Is Yet to Be (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Best Is Yet to Be

    A retirement-home resident's (Patric Knowles) daughter opposes her father's romance with a rich, lonely widow (Ruth Hussey).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Echo From Another World (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Echo From Another World

    A neurologist (Ted Bessell) risks the life of one of Welby's patients by refusing to admit making a diagnostical error.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Don't Phase Me Out (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Don't Phase Me Out

    A middle-aged heart-attack victim (Joseph Campanella) reassesses his life after losing both his executive job and his family.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Ask Me Again Tomorrow (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Ask Me Again Tomorrow

    A neurosurgeon's (William Windom) unwillingness to accept his own limitations leads him to become dependent on amphetamines.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Men Who Care (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Men Who Care

    Welby testifies at the murder trial of Marshall's client (Arthur Hill); guests Lee Majors, Ed Nelson.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Men Who Care (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Men Who Care

    Lawyer Owen Marshall (Arthur Hill) defends a patient's father on a murder charge; guests Lee Majors, Rick Ely.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - This Is Max! (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    This Is Max!

    A Japanese-American boy's (Brian Tochi) illness is linked to conflicting emotions he feels toward his father (Tom Helmore).

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - I Can Hardly Tell You Apart (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    I Can Hardly Tell You Apart

    The relationship between identical twin sisters (Sally Field in a dual role) is tested when one twin suffers severe burns.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - In My Father's House (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    In My Father's House

    Guilt-ridden Kiley goes into debt to give his father (Alan Hale) the best care after the elder Kiley suffers a stroke.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Portrait of Debbie (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    A Portrait of Debbie

    Welby must decide between medical and psychological causes for recurring illnesses suffered by a newly adopted orphan girl.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Tender Comrade (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Tender Comrade

    A widow (Diana Muldaur) turns away her fiance (Pernell Roberts) after undergoing a radical mastectomy; guest Carmen Zapata.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The House of Alquist (Season 2 Episode 24)
    Season 2 Episode 24:

    The House of Alquist

    Welby tries to help a woman (Jessica Walter) escape her domineering father (Alexander Scourby) and marry the man she loves.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Windfall (Season 2 Episode 23)
    Season 2 Episode 23:

    The Windfall

    A girl (Laurie Prange) develops a severe ulcer when she feels her rich parents (Alexis Smith, Craig Stevens) don't love her.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Contract (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    The Contract

    Welby assists a woman (Geraldine Brooks) who becomes ill during a transcontinental airplane trip; guest Pat Harrington.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Elegy for a Mad Dog (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    Elegy for a Mad Dog

    Kiley tries to locate a mentally impaired patient's (Brad David) rabid dog after the animal bites Welby; guest Christina Crawford.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Don't Kid a Kidder (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Don't Kid a Kidder

    Unanticipated complications result when a blind mother (Kay Medford) arranges plastic surgery for her homely, large-eared son.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Cynthia (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:


    A woman (Diana Hyland) with a back problem sues Welby and Kiley, claiming their treatment of her ailment led to paralysis.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Spanish Saying I Made Up (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    A Spanish Saying I Made Up

    Consuelo falls in love with a wealthy man (Joseph Campanella) from Mexico City whose attitudes and health concern Welby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Woman's Place (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    A Woman's Place

    Kiley and Welby try to help a once-successful orthopedic surgeon (Rachel Roberts) recover from alcoholism; guest Dana Elcar.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Passing of Torches (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    A Passing of Torches

    A dying teacher (Walter Pidgeon) and an Indian medical student (Peter Duel) complicate efforts to honor Welby's career.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - False Spring (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    False Spring

    A tuberculosis patient (Dana Wynter) rejected by her husband (Robert Lansing) becomes the object of Kiley's affections.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Another Buckle for Wesley Hill (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Another Buckle for Wesley Hill

    Welby tries to help a despondent rancher (Glenn Corbett) who has lost a kidney adjust to dependence on a kidney machine.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Brave on a Mountaintop (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Brave on a Mountaintop

    A Navajo steelworker (James Farentino) is faced with the prospect of losing his high-paying job when he contracts emphysema.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - All the Golden Dandelions Are Gone (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    All the Golden Dandelions Are Gone

    A father (Richard Thomas) with mononucleosis endangers his life and the life of his son when he ignores Welby's treatment.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - To Carry the Sun in a Golden Cup (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    To Carry the Sun in a Golden Cup

    Welby suspects a nurse has contracted a hereditary muscular disease, but can find no history of the ailment in her family.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Sounding Brass (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Sounding Brass

    The father of a supposedly impaired child allows shame, jealousy and pride to prevent him from seeking free help for his son.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Aura to a New Tomorrow (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Aura to a New Tomorrow

    A teacher (John Considine) with epilepsy disregards Welby's treatment and attempts to cope with his condition on his own.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Girl From Rainbow Beach (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Girl From Rainbow Beach

    Welby discovers that a prospective bride who spent her childhood in the Philippines has contracted a mild form of leprosy.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Labyrinth (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:


    A scientist (Ricardo Montalban) becomes afraid when hallucinogenic drugs he ingested in Mexico cause incapacitating symptoms.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Daisy in the Shadows (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Daisy in the Shadows

    Guilt over her mentally impaired daughter causes a mother (Suzanne Pleshette) to be hospitalized for an ulcer; guest David Hartman.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - To Get Through the Night (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    To Get Through the Night

    A psychiatrist (Larry Hagman) at a suicide-prevention clinic considers suicide himself after learning he has a fatal disease.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Epidemic (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    A wealthy hypochondriac (Michele Lee) demands to have a flu shot during a particularly severe epidemic; guest Jeanette Nolan.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Warn the World About Mike (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Warn the World About Mike

    Kiley's brother keeps a taped diary of what he believes is the progress of his Hodgkin's disease, but refuses to get help.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Worth of a Man (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Worth of a Man

    A high-powered attorney (Gary Merrill) refuses to ease off on his work load when he is diagnosed as having a terminal illness.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - A Very Special Sailfish (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    A Very Special Sailfish

    A high-school girl (Lee Purcell) loses weight and joins in school social life, only to wind up contracting venereal disease.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Rebel Doctor (Season 1 Episode 26)
    Season 1 Episode 26:

    Rebel Doctor

    Welby tries to help a frustrated, young doctor (Kaz Garas) administer a floundering health clinic in a poor neighborhood.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Enid (Season 1 Episode 25)
    Season 1 Episode 25:


    An orphanage counselor refuses to be treated for her pill addiction and causes an accident that injures one of her charges.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Daredevil Gesture (Season 1 Episode 24)
    Season 1 Episode 24:

    The Daredevil Gesture

    A hemophiliac boy rebels against his protective mother and forges permission for a field trip. Directed by Steven Spielberg.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Sea of Security (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    Sea of Security

    An oceanography student (John Ericson) suffering from the bends ignores Welby's advice and plans to make a prolonged dive.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Merely Syndrome (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Merely Syndrome

    Welby suspects psychosomatic causes when a woman (Skye Aubrey) suffers attacks after recovering from successful heart surgery.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Other Side of the Chart (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    The Other Side of the Chart

    Kiley, hospitalized for chickenpox, becomes interested in a patient (Don Stroud), an oilfield worker terrified of surgery.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Nobody Wants a Fat Jockey (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Nobody Wants a Fat Jockey

    A jockey (Michael Burns) collapses and is hospitalized as a result of his desperate attempts to make the weight for a race.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Go Get 'Em, Tiger (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Go Get 'Em, Tiger

    Kiley's renewed friendship with an ex-boss, a recovered drug addict, is put on the line when he gives the man a job physical.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Dance to No Music (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Dance to No Music

    A scientist suffers symptoms of mental and physical deterioration when he is convinced he has inherited Huntington's Chorea.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Legacy (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    The Legacy

    Consuelo's mother, faced with either risking death to live or surely dying, makes a decision that influences another patient.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Fun and Games and Michael Ambrose (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Fun and Games and Michael Ambrose

    A teenager (David Cassidy) with diabetes takes revenge on his father by making good on a threat to stop taking his insulin.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Soft Phrase of Peace (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    The Soft Phrase of Peace

    Welby treats a black leader's college-student son, injured by police during a demonstration; guest Robert Guillaume.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Diagnosis: Fear (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Diagnosis: Fear

    A self-styled faith healer (Ruth Roman) convinces a high-school basketball star she can cure his knee ailment without surgery.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Neither Punch nor Judy (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Neither Punch nor Judy

    Feelings of inadequacy cause a priest (Earl Holliman) to suffer severe asthma attacks and consider abandoning his vocation.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Chemistry of Hope (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Chemistry of Hope

    Overly protective parents (Bradford Dillman, Nancy Malone) refuse to allow Welby to tell their leukemic son the whole truth.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Let Ernest Come Over (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Let Ernest Come Over

    To save his job, a police sergeant (Percy Rodrigues) up for promotion to lieutenant lies to Welby about his occupation.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Homecoming (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:


    The father of a young man suffering from recurring LSD "flashbacks" resists Welby's efforts to have the boy hospitalized.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Madonna With Knapsack and Flute (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Madonna With Knapsack and Flute

    Myra becomes too emotionally attached to a pregnant, unwed "flower child" (Darleen Carr) being treated for mononucleosis.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Vrahnas Demon (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Vrahnas Demon

    A vigorous Greek-American fisherman insists on entering a deep-diving contest even after he is diagnosed as having emphysema.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The White Cane (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The White Cane

    A man reconsiders his engagement to a blind girl (Carrie Snodgress) when his own lost sight is suddenly restored by surgery.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Echo of a Baby's Laugh (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Echo of a Baby's Laugh

    An expectant wife panics when a medical condition forces Welby to insist she tell her husband about a previous pregnancy.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - All Flags Flying (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    All Flags Flying

    A severely anemic, aging war hero (Henry Wilcoxon) ignores Welby's diagnosis and plans to sail alone to the South Pacific.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Silken Threads and Silver Hooks (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Silken Threads and Silver Hooks

    An overeager husband (Alexander Scourby) pushes his movie-star wife (Barbara Rush) too hard during her recovery from a stroke.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Don't Ignore the Miracles (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Don't Ignore the Miracles

    A 42-year-old woman decides to end her unexpected pregnancy when she believes her unfaithful husband doesn't want the baby.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - The Foal (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Foal

    Welby tries to help an autistic boy whose withdrawal is too severe for him to be put in a school for mentally impaired children.

  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Hello, Goodbye, Hello (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Hello, Goodbye, Hello

    An outgoing schoolteacher (Susan Clark) retreats into isolation after Welby tells her she has only a few months to live.