The third season of the medical drama television series The Good Doctor was ordered in February 2019 by ABC. It premiered on September 23, 2019 and completed on March 30, 2020, featuring 20 episodes, unlike previous seasons that had 18 episodes each.
The season was produced by Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios, in association with Shore Z Productions, 3AD and Entermedia. David Shore serves as the showrunner and Daniel Dae Kim is an executive producer on the series.
The series follows Shaun Murphy, a young autistic surgeon with savant syndrome from the mid-sized town of Casper, Wyoming, where he had a troubled childhood. He moves to San Jose, California to work at the prestigious San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital
Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy
Nicholas Gonzalez with Dr. Neil Melendez
Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Brown
Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu
Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston