The Bob Newhart Show: Season 4, Episode 15
Bob Has to Have His Tonsils Out, So He Spends Christmas Eve in (20 Dec. 1975)
TV Episode - - Comedy
While everyone else is making plans for Christmas, Bob learns he needs to be hospitalized right away to have his tonsils removed. Not only is he embarrassed by having the operation at his age but his nurse was once his patient as well.