Surgeons Jeffrey Geiger and Aaron Shutte battle valiantly for their patients, often coming into conflict with the hospital administration, run by Dr. Phillip Watters. Meanwhile, Jeffrey and Aaron, who are best friends, commiserate about the shambles their tumultuous personal lives have become
Last Episode06x22 Have I Got a Deal For You Aired: May. 04, 2000
Rumors fly that the hospital is about to be sold again; a man seriously injured in an accident wants to be the guinea pig for the computer program …
Series Fun Facts
- There are a lot of references throughout the series to St. Elsewhere another popular hospital-themed drama. Kate Austin wins the "Left Anterior Descending Aorta" award for being a top notch…
[show]There are a lot of references throughout the series to St. Elsewhere another popular hospital-themed drama. Kate Austin wins the "Left Anterior Descending Aorta" award for being a top notch cardiac surgeon. Stephen Furst appeared playing a vet named Elliot. On St. Elsewhere he played Elliot Axelrod whose father was a vet (he did not appear as his actual St. Elsewhere character though as Elliot Axelrod, he was killed off in St. Elsewhere). And Kate quotes her mentor to be "Dr. David Demidian." Mark Craig ('William Daniels' ) on St Elsewhere said that Demidian was his mentor as well.
- Mandy Patinkin portrayed his character Dr. Geiger in crossover appearances in both Homicide: Life on the Street and Picket Fences.
- The first television show to be shown in HDTV in the USA.