The BEST Episodes of A Gifted Man

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 23, 2020

Network: CBS

Centers on an ultra-competitive surgeon whose life is changed forever when his ex-wife dies and begins teaching him what life is all about from the here-after.

In Case of Letting Go

#1 - In Case of Letting Go

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 24, 2012

When Michael's high school sweetheart comes to Holt Neuro with an irreversible condition, he will stop at nothing to try and save her, until Anna intervenes. Meanwhile, Zeke deals with the news that his best friend's cancer has returned.

star 8.17
364 votes
Writers: Alison Tatlock, Lisa Melamed
In Case of Loss of Control

#2 - In Case of Loss of Control

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 21, 2011

Michael must decide if it is worth risking his practice to save a patient's life. Meanwhile, he courts Evan "E-Mo" Morris, a neuropsychiatrist to join his practice after E-Mo determines a patient's diagnosis by reading her body language.

star 8.13
553 votes
Directors: David Platt
Writers: Daniel Truly
In Case of All Hell Breaking Loose

#3 - In Case of All Hell Breaking Loose

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 30, 2011

Michael works double duty trying to save a pregnant personal friend he recently diagnosed with a brain tumor and a little boy with sickle cell disease.

star 8.08
553 votes
Directors: Jonathan Kaplan
Writers: Neal Baer & Daniel Truly
In Case of a Bolt From the Blue

#4 - In Case of a Bolt From the Blue

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 6, 2012

While tending to patients at the clinic during a blizzard, Michael shows signs of a severe condition that requires immediate surgery.

star 8.02
452 votes
Directors: John Coles
Writers: Dawn DeNoon
In Case of Heart Failure

#5 - In Case of Heart Failure

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 2, 2012

Michael learns that a patient at the clinic has a special connection to Anna. Meanwhile, Michael reunites with an old friend who is suffering from a rare illness.

star 8.01
391 votes
Directors: David Platt
Writers: Daniel Truly, Neal Bear
In Case of Separation Anxiety

#6 - In Case of Separation Anxiety

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 14, 2011

Michael hires a new director for the clinic. Will she be able to run things?

star 8.01
598 votes
Directors: Jonathan Kaplan
Writers: Alison Tatlock
Pilot

#7 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 23, 2011

After the ghost of Michael's ex-wife visits him from the afterlife and asks him to help continue running her low income clinic, he finds himself rushing back and forth between taking care of his own patients at Holt Neuro and her less fortunate patients at the clinic.

star 7.98
721 votes
Directors: Jonathan Demme
Writers: Susannah Grant
In Case of Discomfort

#8 - In Case of Discomfort

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 7, 2011

While interviewing doctors to run the clinic, Michael helps a man who passed out, but refuses care due to lack of insurance. Meanwhile, as Michael evaluates a woman, he notices lesions on her brain that require immediate surgery, even as he doesn't know the exact diagnosis.

star 7.96
628 votes
Directors: Peter Werner
Writers: Jonathan Green
In Case of Complications

#9 - In Case of Complications

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 10, 2012

A distraught woman takes the Clinica staff hostage after Michael testifies for a former patient who he believed suffered uncontrollable urges due to a brain tumor.

star 7.87
410 votes
Directors: Ed Omelas
Writers: Daniel Truly, Jonathan Greene
In Case of (Re)Birth

#10 - In Case of (Re)Birth

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 13, 2012

Michael and E-Mo clash over a patient's treatment; a teenager abandons her baby at the clinic after giving birth.

star 7.85
468 votes
Directors: Adam Bernstein
Writers: Alison Tatlock, Lisa Melamed
In Case of Missed Communication

#11 - In Case of Missed Communication

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 18, 2011

In this holiday episode, the staff at Clinica Sonando celebrates Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, Michael must save the life of Rita’s son. who is injured in a motorcycle accident after returning for a Thanksgiving reunion with his family.

star 7.84
499 votes
Directors: Donna Deitch
Writers: Jonathan Greene
In Case of Memory Loss

#12 - In Case of Memory Loss

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 4, 2011

While at the clinic, Michael runs into a former football star that he performed successful surgery on years ago, and is now a shell of his former self, living on the streets. At Holt Neuro, Michael examines a patient who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder.

star 7.75
539 votes
Directors: David Platt
Writers: Lisa Melamed
In Case of Abnormal Rhythm

#13 - In Case of Abnormal Rhythm

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 2, 2011

Michael and Kate are forced to work together to try and save a patient with a deadly virus. Meanwhile, at Holt Neuro, as Michael treats a nervous bride-to-be who is experiencing headaches, he notices her mother is exhibiting symptoms of a serious condition.

star 7.71
442 votes
Writers: Becky Mode
In Case of Co-Dependents

#14 - In Case of Co-Dependents

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 17, 2012

When a spoiled pop star comes to Holt Neuro experiencing unusual symptoms, and a young girl at the Clinica exhibits similar symptoms on the same day, it forces both teams of doctors to try and piece together their common link.

star 7.71
441 votes
Directors: Eriq La Salle
Writers: Dawn DeNoon
In Case of Exposure

#15 - In Case of Exposure

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 11, 2011

When Michael finds out a patient with a malignant brain tumor committed a horrible crime, he struggles with whether to save the man's life. Meanwhile, a female firefighter who appears to be disoriented is brought to Holt Neuro for evaluation.

star 7.70
569 votes
Directors: Peter Werner
Writers: Adam S. Simon
In Case of Blind Spots

#16 - In Case of Blind Spots

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 3, 2012

Michael saves a man from drowning and learns his identity is a mystery. Meanwhile, Kate discovers a girl she mentors has serious issues that she has failed to notice.

star 7.62
474 votes
Directors: Peter Leto
Writers: Zachary Lutsky