Westside Medical

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Westside Medical
Format Medical drama
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (2 unaired) (List of episodes)
Production
Running time 60 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Original run March 17 – August 25, 1977

Westside Medical is an American medical drama that aired from March 17 until August 25, 1977.

Premise[edit]

The series is about three young doctors working at a clinic in Southern California.[1]

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "The Sound of Sunlight" March 17, 1977 (1977-03-17)
A deaf woman gets new problems when her hearing is restored.
2 "The Witch of Four West" March 24, 1977 (1977-03-24)
Janet gets a patient who is devoted to faith healing. A tennis pro could lose a leg because of cancer.
3 "A Red Blanket for the City" James Menzies March 31, 1977 (1977-03-31)
A wealthy patron blames Sam for his daughter's paralysis.
4 "King Solomon's Kid (a.k.a. Turnabout)" Robert Lewin April 7, 1977 (1977-04-07)
A woman could lose custody of her adopted child because of an incurable illness.
5 "Intensive Caring" William Froug April 14, 1977 (1977-04-14)
Janet's boyfriend turns to alcohol after failing as a doctor.
6 "Risks" Robert Lewin and John Bloch June 30, 1977 (1977-06-30)
Janet, Sam and Phil risks their careers to help three patients.
7 "The Mermaid" July 7, 1977 (1977-07-07)
An East German swimmer is discovered to be transsexual after he is hospitalized because of a pool accident.
8 "The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea" Richard Fielder July 14, 1977 (1977-07-14)
Sam's new patient is the husband of the woman he has been seeing.
9 "My Physician, My Friend (1)" August 11, 1977 (1977-08-11)
Janet thinks she might have breast cancer. Phil's patient is a former girlfriend who is now a nun. To be continued...
10 "My Physician, My Friend (2)" August 18, 1977 (1977-08-18)
Janet keeps busy with work while preparing for her own biopsy. Phil wants to find out why his former girlfriend has lost the will to live.
11 "Pressure Cooker" Larry Alexander August 25, 1977 (1977-08-25)
A veteran police officer tries to hide a bleeding ulcer because he fears premature retirement.
12 "Tears for a Two Dollar Wine" UNAIRED
Sam's foster mother fights for control of the family winery.
13 "Sticks and Stones" Tim Maschler UNAIRED

References[edit]

  1. ^ IMDb. "Westside Medical - Plot Summary". IMDb. Retrieved 2013-01-14. 

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