Dr. Gregory House is a maverick physician who is devoid of bedside manner. While his behavior can border on antisocial, Dr. House thrives on the challenge of solving the medical puzzles that other doctors give up on. Together with his hand-picked team of young medical experts, he’ll do whatever it takes in the race against the clock to solve the case.
#2 – Everybody Dies
Season 8 – Episode 22
Facing a 6-month jail term, and the realization that he won’t be there for Wilson at the end, House finds himself examining his entire life while contemplating a dismal future without his best friend.
The episode was rated from 1153 votes.
#3 – The C Word
Season 8 – Episode 19
When House and Wilson disappear off the grid for several days, without explanation, the team is left to deal with a complicated case of a 6-year old with numerous problems and complications, including an overbearing mother who also happens to be her physician.
The episode was rated from 947 votes.
#4 – Three Stories
Season 1 – Episode 21
House’s ex-girlfriend Stacy Warner returns – not for House but to get help for her ailing husband. While House decides whether or not to take her case, Cuddy forces him to present a lecture to a class of medical students. As he weaves the stories of three patients who all present with a similar symptom, House gives a lecture the students will never forget.
The episode was rated from 1019 votes.
#5 – Both Sides Now
Season 5 – Episode 24
House and the team are intrigued by Scott, a man whose left brain and right brain operate independently, leaving him with two distinct personalities and no control over some of his actions. As the two sides of Scott’s brain struggle for dominance, his warring personalities make it increasingly difficult for the team to figure out what is causing the unique problem. The team is forced to use some unusual methods to get him to cooperate with their necessary testing. Meanwhile, when House refuses to make an appearance in the clinic, Cuddy takes an unconventional approach to force House to make up the time with a particular patient.
The episode was rated from 740 votes.
#6 – House’s Head (1)
Season 4 – Episode 15
A bus accident leaves House with serious head trauma and partial amnesia. He comes to believe that a patient on the bus had a life-threatening disease and struggles to recall who it was, and what they had.
The episode was rated from 833 votes.
#7 – Broken
Season 6 – Episode 1
House engages in a battle of wits and wills against the attending physician in charge of his detox program. When he starts to lose, House resorts to blackmail to gain the upper hand.
The episode was rated from 894 votes.
#8 – Nobody’s Fault
Season 8 – Episode 11
House and his team are placed under review after a staff member gets hurt.
The episode was rated from 883 votes.
#9 – Help Me
Season 6 – Episode 21
Cuddy, House and members of the team join forces with a search-and-rescue team to provide much-needed medical attention at the scene of an emergency.
The episode was rated from 718 votes.
#10 – Post Mortem
Season 8 – Episode 20
Over the years, during the course of performing autopsies at Princeton-Plainsboro, Dr. Peter Treiber has often identified mistakes made by physicians that caused the patient’s death. These observations have left him questioning the skills of nearly all the doctors on staff… all, that is, except House. When he falls ill, he demands that only House make medical decisions concerning his care. Unfortunately, House and Wilson have taken off on an impromptu road trip without telling anyone, leaving the team to fend alone and lie to their patient to make him believe that House is the guy calling all the shots.
The episode was rated from 941 votes.