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Isidore Latham is the Head of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Gaffney Chicago Medical Center. He is portrayed by Ato Essandoh.


Latham is an Orthodox Jew. He has Asperger syndrome which impairs his social abilities and empathy towards others. His diagnosis came as a surprise to no one but himself.

Season Two

Dr. Isidore Latham joins the Gaffney Chicago Medical Center as Head of Cardiothoracic Surgery after Dr. David Downey’s passing.

Season Five

Never Going Back to Normal

Dr. Latham deals with the fallout of Cornelius Rhodes' suspicious death. When he reveals that the insulin used to kill Connor's father can be traced to Dr. Bekker, she kills herself by slashing her carotid artery with a scalpel. He and Connor attempt to save her, but she dies on the operating table. When Connor decides to leave Chicago, he tells him in a rare moment of affection that he is sad to be losing a friend.

Notes and Trivia


Season 2
Soul Care Win Loss Natural History Brother's Keeper Extreme Measures
Alternative Medicine Inherent Bias Free Will Uncharted Territory Heart Matters
Graveyard Shift Mirror Mirror Theseus' Ship Cold Front Lose Yourself
Prisoner's Dilemma Monday Mourning Lesson Learned Ctrl Alt Generation Gap
Deliver Us White Butterflies Love Hurts
Season 3
Speak Your Truth Nothing to Fear Trust Your Gut Naughty or Nice Mountains and Molehills
Ties That Bind Over Troubled Water Lemons and Lemonade On Shaky Ground Down By Law
Folie à Deux Born This Way Best Laid Plans Lock It Down Devil in Disguise
An Inconvenient Truth The Parent Trap This Is Now Crisis of Confidence The Tipping Point
Season 4
Be My Better Half when to Let Go Heavy Is the Head Backed Against the Wall What You Don't Know
Lesser of Two Evils The Poison Inside Us Play by My Rules Death Do Us Part All the Lonely People
Who Can You Trust The Things We Do Ghosts in the Attic Can't Unring That Bell We Hold These Truths
Old Flames, New Sparks The Space Between Us Tell Me the Truth Never Let You Go More Harm Than Good
Forever Hold Your Peace With a Brave Heart
Season 5
Never Going Back to Normal We're Lost in the Dark In the Valley of the Shadows Infection, Part II Got a Friend in Me
It's All in the Family Who Knows What Tomorrow Brings Too Close to the Sun I Can’t Imagine the Future Guess It Doesn't Matter Anymore
The Ground Shifts Beneath Us Leave the Choice to Solomon Pain Is for the Living It May Not Be Forever I Will Do No Harm
Who Should Be the Judge The Ghosts of the Past In the Name of Love Just a River in Egypt A Needle in the Heart