A young surgeon with autism and Savant syndrome is recruited in the pediatric department of a renowned hospital. The question will be: Has a person who is not able to relate to people actually save their lives?

 

First episode date: September 25, 2017
Genre: Drama
Network: ABC
Creator: David Shore
Stars: Freddie Highmore, Nicholas Gonzalez, Antonia Thomas
Production location: Vancouver

 

 

Shaun Murphy, a young autistic surgeon with Savant Syndrome, pulls out of a quiet country life into the surgical department of the prestigious San Bonaventure Hospital in San Jose, a movement led by his mentor Dr. Aaron Glassman is supported. Shaun is alone in the world and can not personally associate with his fellow men, but he finds his niche with his extraordinary medical skills and intuition to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues.