Surgical Spirit. Image shows from L to R: Jonathan Haslam (Duncan Preston), Sheila Sabatini (Nichola McAuliffe). Copyright: Humphrey Barclay Productions.

Surgical Spirit

ITV sitcom about a surgeon. 50 episodes (7 series), 1989 - 1995. Stars Nichola McAuliffe, Duncan Preston, Marji Campi, David Conville and others.

Surgical Spirit

Sheila Sabatini is a well-respected surgeon at Hospital, but also somewhat feared for her no-nonsense, don't-even-try-it attitude

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1989 - 1995
Channel
ITV
Episodes
50   (7 series)
Creator
Peter Learmouth
Starring
Nichola McAuliffe, Duncan Preston, Marji Campi, David Conville, Emlyn Price, Suzette Llewellyn, Simon Harrison, Lyndam Gregory and Andrew Groves
Writer
Peter Learmouth
Directors
John Kaye Cooper and David Askey
Producers
Humphrey Barclay, David Liddiment, Al Mitchell, Andy Harries and Antony Wood

Sheila Sabatini is a well-respected surgeon at Hospital, but also somewhat feared for her no-nonsense, don't-even-try-it attitude and uncaring tongue. However, this is mostly a shell, and she does having a warm, caring side, as much as she may hate to show it.

Production data