The anticipated season 3 premiere of ABC’s hit medical drama ‘The Good Doctor’ picks up with the episode titled “Disaster.” Following what he believes was a disastrous first date with Carly, Dr. Shaun Murphy proposes a radical surgery to save a newlywed woman’s life. Meanwhile, after the new chief of surgery, Dr. Audrey Lim, announces that the residents can lead surgeries, Dr. Morgan Reznick and Dr. Alex Park compete for the chance to operate on an elderly patient who has been diagnosed with cancer

‘The Good Doctor’ is one of those rare shows we watch together as a family. It’s been full of excellent writing and acting since the first episode and we expect season 3 to continue improving.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park, Paige Spara as Lea Dilallo and Jasika Nicole as Dr. Carly Lever.

Guest starring is Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki and Karin Konoval as Nurse Deena Petringa.

Watch the season premiere of “The Good Doctor,” Monday, September 23 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. (rated TV-14).

Episodes can also be viewed the next day on ABC.com, the ABC app and Hulu. Where are you watching TV shows these days?