‘The Good Doctor’ 2×18 Review: ‘Trampoline’

“Trampoline” wraps up Season Two of The Good Doctor with happy endings for just about everyone. Shaun has his job back and gets a date. Aaron is cancer-free and engaged. Dr. Han is out, and it looks like Lim will…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×14 Review: ‘Faces’

No new episode of The Good Doctor tonight, so instead, we’ll take a look back at last Monday’s “Faces.” For the most part it’s an excellent episode, with the character relationships and the cathartic moments we expect every week. But…

‘The Good Doctor’ Renewed For Season 3

Fans of the weekly medical drama can rejoice! ABC has renewed The Good Doctor for a third season! Here’s how the show broke the good news on Twitter: And the cast joined the celebration! The Good Doctor stars Freddie Highmore…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×12 Review: ‘Aftermath’

“Aftermath” is a cooling-off episode after the crucible of “Quarantine.” Things are changing. It will take a little time to determine just where they will settle, but we’re already seeing new relationships and potential upheavals. The Relationships Shaun & Lea:…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×08 Review: ‘Stories’

We can usually count on The Good Doctor to weave stories of humanity into strange medical cases. We get both of these in “Stories.” The episode also delivers some strong yet non-preachy messaging about vaccinations, and it reminds us hospital…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×05 Review: ‘Carrots’

I confess, I’m having trouble with this review of “Carrots.” It’s not that it was a bad episode, but neither did it really capture me. It’s rare for The Good Doctor to leave me this ambivalent, so bear with me…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×04 Review: ‘Tough Titmouse’

“Tough Titmouse” is an odd title for an episode of a medical drama. It sent me to Google, where I learned that a titmouse is a North American songbird, but not one found in San Jose, where The Good Doctor…

‘The Good Doctor’ 2×03 Review: ’36 Hours’

Coming on the heels of the Kavanaugh confirmation, “36 Hours” resonates in a way the writers could never have anticipated. This episode reflects on how men treat women, how women treat women… and how women treat men, as well. How…

‘The Good Doctor’ Season 1 Review: A Weekly Dose Of Feels

It’s been a few months since the first season of The Good Doctor left me in a puddle of tears. To prepare for this season review, I re-read all my previous pieces – and was reminded why I need to…