A young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome joins the prestigious St. Bonaventure hospital’s surgical unit.
Dr. Shaun Murphy’s attention to detail complicates his first day at St. Bonaventure Hospital and Dr. Browne learns a lesson about honesty.
A patient isn’t being honest which may cost him a life-saving surgery. Dr. Claire Browne must learn to communicate with Dr. Shaun Murphy.
Neil 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.
Shaun meets a patient who looks eerily similar to his deceased brother; the team must find the cause of their patients' allergic reactions.
A wedding party bus crash challenges Shaun and his colleagues on their first night in the ER.
Shaun has to confront prejudice from an unlikely source when he takes on the case of a patient with autism.
During a robbery at the grocery mart Shaun is shopping at, his communication limitations puts lives at risk.
Shaun and Melendez team up to devise a heart surgery to save a gravely ill African boy.
Shaun fights to be heard when he suspects Melendez is overlooking a patient’s problem.
Marcus enlists Neil on a very sensitive kidney transplant between a pair of twins; Shaun decides to take an impromptu trip with his friend.
The twins suffer complications from their surgery; Shaun makes a surprise announcement after returning from his road trip with Lea.
Shaun suspects his patient is lying about the reason for her injury and makes a controversial assumption about her motives.
Shaun is surprised to learn that his young cancer patient identifies as a girl while being biologically male.
A teenage patient hopes the surgical team can free her from a life of confinement at home; a patient and his parents face a moral dilemma.
When the team treats a patient who has to decide between a dangerous surgery that could change his life, he asks Shaun for advice.
Shaun questions the need for an elective surgery that will allow his patient to smile; Claire and Morgan discover that their patient lied.
Distracted by some troubling news about Glassman, Shaun makes a mistake that could end his career.