The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation

The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation

Shaun and Lea work together on a case in which the patient has an iron lung. The device keeping the patient alive stops working, and to complicate matters further, one of the parts required for the device to work goes out of manufacturing. Lea’s expertise with automobile parts comes in handy and they come up with a way to save the patient. Meanwhile, the patient’s niece, Sophie offers a life-changing opportunity to Shaun and Lea and asks them if they’d like to be a on reality show.

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The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16 Speculation

Shaun has come a long way since the billboard incident as he actually tells Lea he wouldn’t mind being on a reality show. Lea is initially uncomfortable with the idea of so much attention on her but she admits she hates planning the wedding and the two decide to say yes to the reality show.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16: Release Date, Recap and Speculation
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What kind of challenges will a reality show bring for Shaun? Will he change his mind about it? Find out in the next episode!

The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16 Release Date

Episode 16 of the The Good Doctor Season 5 series has been released on Monday, May 02, 2022 at 7:00 pm PDT.

No delays have been announced.

I. Is the series on break?

Yes, the series is currently on break and will resume airing on May 2, 2022.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 15 Recap

Dr. Andrews attends to a patient who lives in a group foster home and comes into the emergency ward with multiple injuries. Kevin tries to hide the real cause of his injuries, saying it was an accident and he fell but Dr. Andrews notices that these are recurring injuries. After examination, he tells Kevin that he needs reconstructive surgery. He tries to get Kevin to open up about who is doing this to him but he seems too hesitant to speak.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Episode 16: Release Date, Recap and Speculation
The Good Doctor | Source: IMDb

After the surgery, Dr. Andrews realizes that Kevin’s sutures are torn. He is being abused at the group home because he is dyslexic. Dr. Andrews tells him he has an infection to keep in observation longer so that he can arrange for him to be moved to a different foster home. Meanwhile, Shaun and Audrey attend to a patient who has an iron lung.

Lea’s expertise with auto parts comes in handy when the device that was keeping Joan alive seems to malfunction and she has to be put on a ventilator. Lea manages to fix the chamber but the part needs to be replaced and it turns out that it has gone out of manufacturing. Joan’s niece, Sophie takes an interest in Shaun and asks Shauna and Lea if they’d like to be on a reality show and even offers to pay for their wedding.

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About The Good Doctor

The Good Doctor is an American medical drama television series based on the 2013 South Korean series of the same name. Actor Daniel Dae Kim bought the rights for his production company. He began adapting the series and, in 2015, eventually shopped it to CBS.

Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and Savant syndrome, is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital surgical unit.

The series stars Freddie Highmore, Hill Harper, Christina Chang, Richard Schiff, Will Yun Lee, Fiona Gubelmann, Paige Spara, Noah Galvin, and Bria Samoné Henderson.