Mayim Bialik [ Laurie Kincaid ], Margaret Willok [ Mrs.Kincaid ], Chris Demetral [ Billy ] Laverne's husband Nick is in town for their tenth anniversary, but after a fight, she moves in with Harry and proceed s to reorganize the household ruthlessly.NOTE: As guest cast credits are not complete, the above may have other as yet unnoted appearances. Harry Weston, a recently widowed pediatrician at the Community Medical Center in Miami whose plans to seek a new life elsewhere are put on permanent hold when his two constantly fighting adult daughters Carol and Barbara move back in with him.(A third daughter, Emily, is away at college but eventually moves home after Barbara moves out - i.e., when Kristy Mc Nichol left the series.) Completing the household are Dreyfuss, the lovable but untrainable St.Harry is told off by an irate female doctor who returns to apologize and winds up in Harry's arms.Even Dreyfuss gets to invite Alan's female dog upstairs.Bernard, and Charley Dietz, the obnoxious freeloading neighbor next door who treats the Westons as a surrogate family.His bossy but infuriatingly infallible nurse Laverne Todd manages Harry's professional life for him.
The Freudian search leads them to an encounter with Laverne at her favorite all-night diner, where she tries to keep her appreciation of the food a secret from Jimmy the chef.When Harry decides he's in love, he's brought up short by Diane's distrust of romantic spontaneity and her insistence on cold professional distance from her young patients, but has at least learned that he's capable of loving again.Franc Luz [ Eric ], Edan Gross [ Jeffrey Millstein ], Tom Nibley [ Waiter ] Carol falls in love with Eric, a South American freedom fighter, and decides to follow him home to San Rojos, despite Harry's protests then discovers he's really an undercover FBI agent infiltrating protest groups.When Harry eventually leaves private practice and joins the charitable Canal Street Clinic in partnership with Dr.Maxine Douglas, Laverne simply follows him and doubles her overbearing load.