A judge, who is a possible Supreme Court nominee, gets surprising news after her brain tumor is removed. Dr. Robidaux requires assistance while treating an accident victim in the emergency room. Dr. Ridgeway and Dr. Park disagree over how to treat a patient with epilepsy.moreless
Ty and Tina help a friend of Jacob Gold's who has a head injury in Afghanistan. Sidney believes a baby could have a brain problem due the laughter sounding different. Sung and Hooten get in hot water after trying to get two family members of a brain-dead patient to fix some issues.moreless
Dr. Ridgeway plans to use an unusual operation that doesn't sit well with the doctors at their weekly conference. She plans to use the procedure so that a patient can cope better with his OCD. Dr. Villanueva must find a way to treat a patient, who is bleeding critically, but her religious beliefs get in the way of care she will need. A former patient decides to sue Dr. Park because she had an unusual side effect after her operation.moreless
Sung has to apologize to the head of risk management because no apology was given to the window of the patient who died on the table. Ty and Michelle have a problem when it a person thought to be schizophrenic is unable to give consent for life-saving surgery. Sydney and Lieberman go out on a date but discover that they take their work with them on the date.
Dr. Buck is forced to check his behavior after finding out that he is named in a malpractice lawsuit brought on by Mitch Tompkins a malpractice attorney.moreless
Two doctors try to get a patient have the brain tumor fixed with surgery one more time. Dr. Ridgway needs help dealing with the loss of a patient. A doctor tries to get a resident in trouble declaring a possible organ donor dead. A doctor needs help giving a diagnosis to a patient.moreless
The team's search for a terrorist targeting the Navy takes a bizarre turn when a high-tech bug is found in Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget's tooth.
Monk assumes a dead hitman's identity in order to foil an assassination plot.