Strong Medicine2000 | TV Show
Two headstrong MDs---privileged Dana Stowe and tough Lu Delgado---reluctantly join forces running a women's clinic at Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Hospital. Patricia Richardson scrubbed in for the departing Janine Turner in midseason 2002. Richardson's Dr. A (more…)
Premiered: July 23, 2000
Season 3, Episode 21 Degeneration
First Aired: March 9, 2003
Lu asks her mentor (Rita Moreno) to retire from medicine after the 72-year-old makes a near-fatal misdiagnosis. Later, Lu fears for Mickey's safety when firefighters from his unit are taken to the ER for treatment. Also: Andy gives advice to Jesse (Michelle Horn), who was teased at school about her back brace; and a couple's joy over their daughter's birth is overshadowed by their 4-year-old's rare genetic disorder. Mickey: Julian Acosta. Joey: James Black. Nick: Brennan Elliott.