The Good Doctor

Aired: Oct 21, 2019 , Monday at 22:00 on ABC

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Episode Summary: Dr. Shaun Murphy has been assigned his first surgery by Dr. Audrey Lim. However, Dr. Marcus Andrews questions whether he is really ready. Meanwhile, as Dr. Claire Brown continues to avoid her complicated emotions about her mother, she and Dr. Morgan Reznick have a patient whose diagnosis has them doubting his story.
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    What the heck was that?

    Doctors are always questioning whether Shaun has it what it takes to be a surgeon, and usually, he proves the naysayers wrong.

    But on The Good Doctor Season 3 Episode 5, Shaun had two Autism-related meltdowns, one while in the middle of surgery.

    Shaun's first meltdown made sense. One way Autism affects him is that he has a hard time dealing with change and dashed expectations.

    So when the patient decided she wanted a different surgeon, he couldn't let go of the idea that he was supposed to be the lead surgeon.

    Related: The Good Doctor: Does Dr. Han Have a Point About Shaun?

    It wasn't much different than the meltdown that got him in trouble with Dr. Han on The Good Doctor Season 2 Episode 17. Just as Shaun couldn't accept not being a surgeon, he couldn't accept not being the surgical lead.

    His response to Lim's attem...
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