The Good Doctor

The Good Doctor: Season 1

3AD (2017)
USA | English | Color | 41min

Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital's surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues.

Cast View all

Richard Schiff Ira Glassman
Freddie Highmore Shaun Murphy
Tamlyn Tomita Allegra Aoki
Beau Garrett Jessica Preston
Christina Chang Audrey Lim
Will Yun Lee Alex Park
Jasika Nicole Carly
Hill Harper Horace Andrews
Marsha Thomason Isabel Barnes
Nicholas Gonzalez Neil Melendez
Antonia Thomas Claire Browne
Fiona Gubelmann Morgan Reznick
Irene Keng Dr. Elle McLean
Chuku Modu Jared Unger
Graham Verchere Shaun Murphy (Child)

Crew View all

Director Seth Gordon
Writer David Shore
Producer David Shore, Mary Rohlich, David Kim, Erin Gunn, Daniel Dae Kim, Lindsay Goffman, Sebastian Lee
Photography Joe D'Augustine, Eric Steelberg, Sandra Montiel, Series Film Editing by

Episodes View details

1 Burnt Food 45 min | Sep 24, 2017

Dr. Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join the prestigious St. Bonaventure hospital’s surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, his only advocate, Dr. Aaron Glassman, challenges the skepticism and prejudices of the hospital’s board and staff when he brings him in to join the team. Shaun will need to work harder than he ever has before, as he navigates his new environment and relationships to prove to his colleagues that his extraordinary medical gifts will save lives.

Director: Seth Gordon
Writer: David Shore
Guest stars: Hannah Pederson
2 Mount Rushmore 45 min | Oct 01, 2017

Dr. Shaun Murphy’s attention to detail complicates his first day at St. Bonaventure Hospital. Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Browne learns a valuable lesson about honesty when confronted with a difficult diagnosis for her patient.

Director: Mike Listo
Writer: David Shore
Guest stars: Jasika Nicole
3 Oliver 45 min | Oct 08, 2017

Dr. Neil Melendez and Dr. Jared Unger discover their patient isn’t being completely honest with them which may cost him his chance at a life-saving surgery. Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Browne must learn to communicate with Dr. Shaun Murphy as they race back to St. Bonaventure Hospital with a donated organ.

Director: John Dahl
Writer: Bill Rotko
4 Pipes 45 min | Oct 15, 2017

Dr. Neil Melendez and the team have to wade through legal waters when a husband and wife have to make a life-changing decision about their unborn child. Meanwhile, Dr. Shaun Murphy struggles to adjust to his new environment at home and makes a huge step forward with his colleagues.

Director: Stephen DePaul
Writer: Thomas L. Moran
5 Point Three Percent 45 min | Oct 22, 2017

While in the exam area of St. Bonaventure Hospital, Dr. Shaun Murphy encounters a young patient who looks eerily similar to his deceased brother, Steve. After discovering his parents have hidden his diagnosis from him, Shaun struggles to understand why he doesn’t deserve to hear the truth about his own health. Meanwhile, the team can’t figure out what keeps triggering their patients’ increasingly severe allergic reactions and races to find the cause before the next one kills another patient.

Director: Larry Teng
Writer: David Hoselton
6 Not Fake 45 min | Oct 30, 2017

Dr. Shaun Murphy and Dr. Claire Browne devise an experimental procedure that can save the leg and life of a young groom, that is if his bride-to-be and parents can learn to work together. Meanwhile, Jared struggles to emotionally connect with his patient whose scars may prove too deep to overcome.

Director: Michael Patrick Jann
Writer: Simran Baidwan
7 22 Steps 45 min | Nov 13, 2017

Dr. Shaun Murphy has to confront prejudice from an unlikely source when he takes on the case of a patient with autism, and Dr. Jared Kalu has to learn to accept his limitations as a surgeon.

Director: David Straiton
Writer: Johanna Lee
8 Apple 45 min | Nov 20, 2017

During a robbery at the grocery mart Dr. Shaun Murphy is shopping at, his communication limitations puts lives at risk. Meanwhile, after Shaun’s traumatic day, Dr. Aaron Glassman worries that he isn’t doing enough to help Shaun

Director: Nestor Carbonell
Writer: David Renaud
9 Intangibles 45 min | Nov 27, 2017

As part of St. Bonaventure hospital’s international humanitarian program, the team takes on the case of a young boy from the Congo who has severe congenital heart anomalies. Dr. Neil Melendez has doubts about the safety of the procedure, while Dr. Shaun Murphy works out the best course of action. Meanwhile, Murphy’s latest encounter with his neighbor Lea has him confused.

Director: Bronwen Hughes
Writer: Karen Struck
10 Sacrifice 45 min | Dec 04, 2017

Members of the hospital’s surgical team are initially impressed with a charming young doctor, but his true character puts one of them in an awkward position at work. Meanwhile, Dr. Glassman feels Dr. Shaun Murphy needs a little more support with his personal life and suggests he meet with a therapist. However, Shaun is determined to show him that he can do it on his own.

Director: Michael Patrick Jann
Writer: Lloyd Gilyard Jr.
11 Islands: Part One 45 min | Jan 08, 2018

Dr. Marcus Andrews enlists Dr. Neil Melendez on a very sensitive kidney transplant between a pair of twins; Dr. Shaun Murphy decides to take an impromptu trip with his friend Lea and leave his problems behind.

Director: Bill D’Elia
Writer: William Rotko, Thomas L. Moran
12 Islands: Part Two 45 min | Jan 15, 2018

The twins suffer complications from their surgery forcing the team at San Jose Boneventure Hospital to make a life-changing decision. Meanwhile, Dr. Shaun Murphy returns to the hospital after his trip with Lea and decides he needs a more permanent change and gives Dr. Aaron Glassman his two weeks’ notice.

Director: Cherie Nowlan
Writer: William Rotko, Thomas L. Moran
13 Seven Reasons 45 min | Jan 22, 2018

Dr. Shaun Murphy suspects his patient is lying about the reason for her injury and makes a controversial assumption about her motives. Meanwhile, Dr. Neil Melendez’s personal life could be affecting his work and, ultimately, his patients lives.

Director: Mike Listo
Writer: David Hoselton, David Shore, David Shore; David Hoselton
14 She 45 min | Jan 29, 2018

Dr. Shaun Murphy is surprised to learn that his young cancer patient identifies as a girl while being biologically male. Shaun must quickly learn to understand his patient, her medical needs and how to work with her family, who all feel they know what is best for her.

Director: Seth Gordon
Writer: Simran Baidwan
15 Heartfelt 45 min | Feb 05, 2018

Dr. Shaun Murphy's teenage patient has been confined to her home her entire life due to a rare heart condition. Despite her condition, she has cultivated a large group of friends online and hopes that the surgical team can find a way to give her the life she has always dreamed of having. Meanwhile, a young patient's perfectly matched organ donor is causing a moral dilemma for the parents and the patient.

Director: Regina King
Writer: Thomas L. Moran, Johanna Lee
16 Pain 45 min | Feb 12, 2018

When the team treats a patient who has to decide between a dangerous surgery that could change his life or remain the same, he asks Dr. Shaun Murphy what he would if he had that same choice.

Director: Allison Liddi Brown
Writer: David Renaud, William L. Rotko
17 Smile 45 min | Feb 19, 2018

Dr. Shaun Murphy questions the need for an elective surgery that will allow his young patient to smile for the first time. Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Brown and Dr. Morgan Reznick discover that their patient lied about her identity.

Director: Bill D’Elia
Writer: David Hoselton, Karen Struck
Guest stars: Will Yun Lee, Fiona Gubelmann
18 More 45 min | Feb 26, 2018

The team at St. Bonaventure needs to quickly discover the truth behind a young college student’s unexplained injuries before his condition worsens. Meanwhile, after losing his most prized possession, Shaun’s distraction during a surgical procedure may end up risking more than just his job.

Director: Mike Listo
Writer: David Shore, Jr., Jr. Lloyd Gilyard, David Shore; Lloyd Gilyard
Guest stars: Will Yun Lee, Fiona Gubelmann
19 1.19 45 min
20 1.20 45 min
21 1.21 45 min
22 1.22 45 min


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