Dr. Neil Melendez is an attending surgeon overseeing surgical residents at San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital. He is a brilliant and highly skilled person who expects perfection. He recognizes Dr. Shaun Murphy's skills but is not ready to take a chance on him yet. In fact, Dr. Glassman asked him, "How many times will Shaun have to prove himself until you give him a chance?" He was also engaged to Jessica Preston. Tom F Kennedy is his best friend since 2007.



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