3 Lbs.

3 Lbs.

2006 - 2008, Drama, Science
A team of New York neurosurgeons explores the brain.

Episode Guide

  • 3 Lbs. - Plugged In (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Plugged In

    The treatment of a manic-depressive patient puts Doug on a collision course with his ex-wife; Adrienne helps a wealthy young woman who can see sounds.

  • 3 Lbs. - The Cutting Edge (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Cutting Edge

    Hanson's former mentor, Dr Rosalind Halliday, asks him to perform a groundbreaking gene therapy procedure on one of her patients, but it soon becomes clear she isn't giving him the full picture.

  • 3 Lbs. - Bad Boys (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Bad Boys

    After a teenager crashes on his motorcycle, he starts an emotional war between his severe mother and Goth girlfriend that trickles over to the hospital staff; hospital assistant Eddie fears the worst after an MRI scan.

  • 3 Lbs. - The God Spot (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The God Spot

    Hanson finds it baffling that a 12-year-old refuses to have brain surgery to stop her severe epileptic seizures.

  • 3 Lbs. - Disarming (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:


    Hanson and Seger search for the cause when a young soldier, recently returned from Iraq, has a stroke while out celebrating his homecoming with his fiancee.

  • 3 Lbs. - Heart-Stopping (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    Hanson sees a former patient with a recurrence of a life-threatening brain aneurysm, but her brother does not want him to operate on her again.

  • 3 Lbs. - Of Two Minds (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Of Two Minds

    Hanson and his staff deal with a woman whose brain-tumor treatment threatens her unborn child.

  • 3 Lbs. - Lost for Words (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Lost for Words

    Dr. Hanson recommends brain surgery for a young violinist who suffers a grand mal seizure during a performance, but Seger suggests a non-surgical option.