Trapper John, M.D. (1979–1986)
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Brain Child 

Seventeen-year-old Dr. Elliot Schweitzer is a new intern at SFMH. He takes his work very seriously, pushing himself to the limit. Trapper tries to help him remember that there is more to medicine than science and books.

Director:

Barry Crane

Writers:

Don Brinkley (developed for television by), Frank Glicksman (developed for television by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Pernell Roberts ... Trapper John McIntyre
Gregory Harrison ... Dr. George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates
Madge Sinclair ... Ernestine Shoop, R. N.
Charles Siebert ... Dr. Stanley Riverside II
Christopher Norris ... Gloria 'Ripples' Brancusi, R.N.
Brian Stokes Mitchell ... Dr. Justin 'Jackpot' Jackson (as Brian Mitchell)
Michael J. Fox ... Elliot Schweitzer
Danny Goldman Danny Goldman ... Otterholm
Michael Constantine ... Max Wyatt
Nicholas Pryor ... Mr. Schweitzer
Simon Scott Simon Scott ... Arnold Slocum
Nicholas Guest ... Reims
Gil Stratton ... Announcer
Peter Harrell Peter Harrell ... Anesthesiologist
Norman Stuart Norman Stuart ... Wendell
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Seventeen-year-old Dr. Elliot Schweitzer is a new intern at SFMH. He takes his work very seriously, pushing himself to the limit. Trapper tries to help him remember that there is more to medicine than science and books.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 1981 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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