The BEST Episodes of Doctor-X: Surgeon Michiko Daimon

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2021

Network: TV Asahi

Daimon Michiko (Yonekura Ryoko) is a 37-year-old surgeon and is part of a questionable ‘doctor placement service’ that has her wander from hospital to another. She holds a scrupulous compliance when it comes to her working hours, never does any unnecessary chores that don’t require a medical license, and couldn’t care less about the power struggles within the hospitals. Nobody knows how she acquired such a top-level skill that allows her to claim exorbitant sums as reward, but her private life is an even greater mystery to everyone around her. There are rumors that she once had to leave the medical world due to money problems and a medical error, but nobody knows anything for sure…

There is no need for familiarity, help, or will in the operating room. There are only sick people who have to help

#1 - There is no need for familiarity, help, or will in the operating room. There are only sick people who have to help

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 13, 2012

Michiko Daimon takes back Surgery II Chief Surgeon Takashi Torii's bile duct cancer surgery from Professor Ikuya Hijikata. Hospital Director Ryonosuke Busujima is livid. Tsuyoshi Teshigawara, chief professor from the main Teito University Hospital, enters the viewing room and questions why a freelance doctor is performing the surgery, instead of Hijikata, the star doctor from the main hospital.

star 9.63
8 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Naoki Tamura
Farewell to Michiko Daimon!! Farewell to Totei University... Because the last operation will never fail!!

#2 - Farewell to Michiko Daimon!! Farewell to Totei University... Because the last operation will never fail!!

Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 19, 2019

A young genius pianist, Kazuju Yoshiyuki (Shirohi) is admitted to the "Totei University Hospital". Kazuju, who went to the Juilliard School with the support of Nicholas Tange (Masachika Ichimura), is currently suffering from a serious illness and is in danger of not being able to play the piano. Kazuju, who refuses the operation, believes in Michiko Daimon (Ryoko Yonekura)'s words, "I will make sure I can play the piano again. I will not fail," and consents to the operation. It was an operation that I had, but Ms. Miko suddenly changed her procedure during that operation!

star 9.33
3 votes
Resurrection!!!! Haken no Hinkaku Woman vs 30 Billion AI Operations

#3 - Resurrection!!!! Haken no Hinkaku Woman vs 30 Billion AI Operations

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 17, 2019

The president of Ichinose Latex Factory, who was admitted to the hospital for surgery for gallstones, was allergic to latex due to long-term contact with latex. During the operation, Ichinose Jiro suffered an allergic reaction all over his body, and was shocked (because the gloves used in the hospital contained latex, the crisis was resolved after changing the gloves). I would like to express my gratitude to the director of the director Shigeru Kubo. In fact, the operation was performed by Daemon Unknown.

star 9.29
7 votes
Is it okay for a doctor to be allowed to fail in this world? I don't want to fail, so cut it myself

#4 - Is it okay for a doctor to be allowed to fail in this world? I don't want to fail, so cut it myself

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 12, 2013

Michiko Daimon was fired from Teito University Hospital and sent to the Teito University Hospital's Takamatsu No. 24 Satellite. Hideki Kaji also works at this hospital. He used to be the top surgeon at the Third Teito University Hospital, but was reassigned to a rural location because of Michiko. At the hospital, Michiko meets a young patient with a malignant form of myofibroblastoma.

star 9.25
4 votes
Directors: Toshio Terada
Writers: Naoki Tamura
Farewell to Michiko Daimon! Farewell, my friend... Because the operation of the Holy Night will not fail

#5 - Farewell to Michiko Daimon! Farewell, my friend... Because the operation of the Holy Night will not fail

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 22, 2016

Freelance anesthesiologist Hiromi Jonouchi collapses. She had been hiding her advanced pancreatic cancer! Michiko Daimon wants to save fellow colleague Hiromi and offers to be her surgeon. But even with Michiko's skills, complete removal of Hiromi's cancer is impossible. Hiromi turns down Michiko's offer. She is prepared to die and the only thing she wants to do now is save money for her daughter.

star 9.25
8 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Naoki Tamura
For patients, surgery is their last chance. So keep winning it. That is my dream.

#6 - For patients, surgery is their last chance. So keep winning it. That is my dream.

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 19, 2013

Michiko Daimon is allowed to perform surgery on Kurumi Murata, who has a malignant myofibroblastoma, at the main Teito University Hospital Ⅲ. Cancer cells have unfortunately spread to multiple organs. Michiko plans to perform Japan's first multi-organ ex-vivo resection by removing six organs - the stomach, pancreas, spleen, liver, large intestines, and small intestines.

star 9.17
6 votes
Directors: Toshio Terada
Writers: Naoki Tamura
Simultaneous operation of mother and child!? Life of only 25 cm

#7 - Simultaneous operation of mother and child!? Life of only 25 cm

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 15, 2016

Freelance surgeon Michiko Daimon is visiting a shrine when she notices something surprising. Toutei University Hospital Chief Surgeon Takeshi Saionji is buying a safe delivery charm for a pregnant woman that looks nothing like his wife! Michiko is suspicious. Did he not learn anything from his last affair?

star 9.14
7 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
Isn't it the doctor's duty to tell you the truth?

#8 - Isn't it the doctor's duty to tell you the truth?

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 6, 2012

Surgery II Chief Surgeon Takashi Torii has been hiding his bile duct cancer. Michiko Daimon advises him to get treatment right away, but he refuses to acknowledge his cancer to her. He spends his time writing the paper he plans to present at an international conference. A young doctor, Ikuya Hijikata, is set to join the ranks. Torii is prepared to do whatever it takes to defend his title.

star 9.00
9 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
100 billion brand name operation!? Because it will not fail even if blood transfusion is insufficient!!

#9 - 100 billion brand name operation!? Because it will not fail even if blood transfusion is insufficient!!

Season 6 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 21, 2019

Tofu shop owner. Ten years ago, the "Daemon Famous Doctor Clinic" opened by Daemon Unknown’s father Daemon was diagnosed with liver cancer. He was referred to the Affiliated Hospital of Teito Medical University for treatment, but the surgeon at the time Takanosuke Toshimashima refused to accept it. Motohiko Motohiko Motosaka's life could only be performed by the father of Daemon unknown son. Recently, he relapsed again and was diagnosed with hilar cholangiocarcinoma. Because there was no hospital to perform surgery for him, the treatment time was delayed. When he was admitted to the Third Hospital of Teido Medical University, his condition had deteriorated and he died the night before the operation. Damen Michiko felt quite regret that he could not save the patient's life.

star 9.00
3 votes
The Secret of Allergies to Hair Transplant Patients...!? Forbidden Operation $ 500 Million

#10 - The Secret of Allergies to Hair Transplant Patients...!? Forbidden Operation $ 500 Million

Season 6 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 28, 2019

Global banker Seven Goldberg (Alan Roy) and his wife Natalie (Ananda Jacobs) are coming to the Totei University Hospital. He relied on Michiko Daimon (Ryoko Yonekura) of "God Hand" and came to ask for "hair follicle transplantation", that is, the most advanced "hair transplantation". However, Seven was furious when she was exposed to rude words from the face-to-face unknown child, saying, "It's just a flocked hair. When I tried to go home saying, "I can't establish a relationship of trust with her," I held down the epigastrium and collapsed!

star 9.00
3 votes
Shuraba's operating room...!? Spell tricks that won't fail

#11 - Shuraba's operating room...!? Spell tricks that won't fail

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 5, 2019

Deputy director Nicholas Tange (Masachika Ichimura) is arrested by the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office due to the strategy of hospital director Shigekatsu Hiruma (Toshiyuki Nishida). Rumor has it that a storm of purges will blow at the "Totei University Hospital", and the Tange factions, Yusuke Santamaria and Michiko Shimizu, are terrified. Meanwhile, a female doctor named Maria Nakayama (Marika Matsumoto) appears at the surgeon's office of "Totei University Hospital".

star 9.00
3 votes
Everyone is scared to die... That's why I won't fail

#12 - Everyone is scared to die... That's why I won't fail

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 12, 2019

Japan's proud rock star "Yu-chan", Yuji Kudo (Ryudo Uzaki) is admitted to "Totei University Hospital". Mamoru Hara (Kosuke Suzuki), a big fan of Kudo, is ecstatic as he is entrusted with his doctor! Around the same time, a young singer-songwriter, Kyuya Niitsu (Enon Kawatani), who boasts 900 million views of his debut song, was also admitted to the Totei University Hospital in secret. Despite the fact that Kudo had a general hospital room, a special room for VIP patients was used for Niitsu, and it happened that Kudo knew about it, so it was awkward. Flows.

star 9.00
3 votes
Use your life for yourself

#13 - Use your life for yourself

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 9, 2014

Michiko Daimon is visiting an island in the South. She sees passengers that suffered injuries during a luxury cruise ship accident. She also sees Ryonosuke Busujima, the former director of the Teito University Hospital Ⅲ! Busujima is in hypovolemic shock. Michiko helps and notices something strange. Days later, Busujima is admitted to the National Advanced Medical Care Center with a cardiac tumor.

star 8.91
33 votes
Directors: Makoto Hayashi
Writers: Naoki Tamura
If successful, I will give you a notebook. That notebook full of secrets between the dragons ...

#14 - If successful, I will give you a notebook. That notebook full of secrets between the dragons ...

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 7, 2013

Ginza club Nakazono hostess Rumiko Shijo visits Teito Medical University Hospital to see the Director of Surgery, Shigekatsu Hiruma. Rumiko has connections to people in politics, show business, sports, and medicine. She helped Hiruma rise through the ranks with her background as an empress of Ginza. There are rumors she might be working behind the scenes for the next chief professor selections.

star 8.83
6 votes
Directors: Makoto Hayashi
Writers: Naoki Tamura
I used surgery for the election ... with the patient as a tool. Don't lick the surgery!

#15 - I used surgery for the election ... with the patient as a tool. Don't lick the surgery!

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 28, 2013

The battle between Surgery and Internal Medicine intensifies. Shigekatsu Hiruma's candidate, Shinobu Kondo, becomes a professor. Takashi Ebina is skipped and Kondo is Hiruma's main pick for the next Department Head. But a surprising rival shows up. The former Department Head, Naoki Takano, who was transferred to Kanazawa by Hiruma, gets called back by Kazuyo Mabuchi.

star 8.80
5 votes
Directors: Makoto Hayashi
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
ope.1

#16 - ope.1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 18, 2012

Hikaru Morimoto is a newly recruited doctor at the Teito University Hospital Ⅲ. He is on a blind date at a night club with fellow doctors when a man suddenly falls ill. Morimoto struggles to find what is wrong. A woman approaches, takes off the sick man's trousers, and examines his body. When paramedics arrive, she tells them he needs an emergency operation for a strangulated hernia.

star 8.71
14 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Naoki Tamura
Michiko Daimon, a solitary female doctor of Haken, is finally back! X Put a sharp scalpel in the white tower where the most dangerous enemy in history reigns!

#17 - Michiko Daimon, a solitary female doctor of Haken, is finally back! X Put a sharp scalpel in the white tower where the most dangerous enemy in history reigns!

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 13, 2016

Freelance surgeon Michiko Daimon is at a Chinese restaurant in New York when a pregnant woman suddenly passes out in front of her. Michiko examines her and decides she needs an emergency operation. Another customer, Toko Kubo, is a cleaner at a nearby hospital. They quickly take the pregnant woman to the hospital and manage to save her life. Toko is amazed at Michiko's abilities!

star 8.69
13 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Naoki Tamura
ope.5

#18 - ope.5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 22, 2012

Hospital Director Ryonosuke Busujima is trying to get more information about Doctor-X from Akira Kanbara. Michiko Daimon meets a girl in the hospital suffering from pain in her leg. Michiko cannot ignore her and takes her to Takuya Kishida, a pediatric surgeon and a rising star in the department. But he relies on the diagnosis of a superior and fails to catch the real cause of the girl's pain.

star 8.67
9 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
Nurse Don!! Late-night closed room operation Because I will keep the secret of the woman

#19 - Nurse Don!! Late-night closed room operation Because I will keep the secret of the woman

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 14, 2019

He was hospitalized because of a car accident before, and was hospitalized because of pain after recovery. The pain points are different every day, from the thigh, the abdomen to the chest. A detailed X-ray examination by Damen Weizi revealed that there was a small fragment in the early blood vessel. Saki and grandmother went to the bathhouse to take a bath, and accidentally fell. The fragments of the floor tiles entered the blood vessel from the wound and flowed in the blood vessel. When the sharp part pierced the blood vessel, Saki Gogida felt pain. Finally, the fragments were removed after surgery.

star 8.67
3 votes
Living kidney small intestine exchange transplant, I can do it!

#20 - Living kidney small intestine exchange transplant, I can do it!

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 31, 2013

Hanako Hiruma is the chairman of the Professor Wives Club. She tells her husband, Director of Surgery Shigekatsu Hiruma, to schedule another operation for the wife of Surgery Professor Kanie. Hanako is livid after her rival Torako Mimura, the wife of an internal medicine professor, sarcastically pointed out how poor Kanie's wife's condition was a year after she went under the knife.

star 8.57
7 votes
Directors: Aya Takei
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
I do not need it. The naming is strange and bad

#21 - I do not need it. The naming is strange and bad

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 8, 2012

Mitsue Hanayama, a celebrity chef and food blogger, has esophageal cancer. She checks into Teito University Hospital Ⅲ and treats the doctors with her food. While they praise her cooking, Michiko Daimon takes one bite and says, "This is awful." The offended Mitsue turns to her blog and writes, "I met an unpleasant woman doctor." The hospital reprimands Michiko for her manners.

star 8.50
10 votes
Directors: Miho Nakazono
Writers: Naoki Tamura
There is no doctor who will not fail. Besides me

#22 - There is no doctor who will not fail. Besides me

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 14, 2013

A world-known surgeon from Massachusetts International University Hospital, Mitsuhiko Kusakabe, returns to Japan with an invitation from the Director of Surgery, Shigekatsu Hiruma. Hiruma is planning to hold a public surgery with Kusakabe. He is hoping to increase the value of his stock by showing off his connection to the famous doctor.

star 8.50
6 votes
Directors: Makoto Hayashi
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
The final chapter-The woman of Haken who does not fail collapses...!?

#23 - The final chapter-The woman of Haken who does not fail collapses...!?

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 7, 2017

A young ballet student practicing for an audition is diagnosed with navicular fracture,which could cause physical disability if neglected. Since treatment requires a long period of time, she will have to forgo the audition.

star 8.50
4 votes
Directors: Toshio Terada
Writers: Hidetomo Matsuda
Poor patient vs 500 billion lives!? Domino doesn't fail either

#24 - Poor patient vs 500 billion lives!? Domino doesn't fail either

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 24, 2019

President of Nikaitang Publishing House. VIP patient in special room. Came to the hospital for treatment due to a lawyer's introduction. Originally, Takarai Torii took the lead, but later due to lack of ability of Takarai Torii, it was completed by Unknown.

star 8.50
4 votes
Emergency operation of 85% dementia!? Diagnosis that does not fail than AI!

#25 - Emergency operation of 85% dementia!? Diagnosis that does not fail than AI!

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 7, 2019

Foreign fund manager, high school classmate of Jiadi Xiushu.

star 8.50
4 votes