The fifth daughter of a wealthy Boston physician, Michaela Quinn defies the conventions of post-Civil War society by following in her father's footsteps. After his death, 'Dr. Mike' leaves Boston and moves to the frontier town of Colorado Springs, where she finds the citizens less than thrilled by the concept of a woman doctor.
Last Episode06x22 A New Beginning Aired: May. 16, 1998
Dr. Mike's elation at Colleen's acceptance to medical school quickly turns to disappointment when Colleen chooses to marry Andrew instead. A …
Series Fun Facts
- For authenticity, the show was shot all on site at the Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills, Calif. except for a couple of episodes.
- In real life, Jane Seymour is ten years older than co-star Joe Lando.
- There was a flood while filming the pilot and it washed away most of the props.