Doctor God is set in Australia, in the early 1990s, with flashbacks to London in 1949-52. A medical procedure goes terribly wrong when Robbie, a promising teenager, nearly dies from a routine test for a brain tumour. When the endocrinologist, Dr Janice Ewing and the radiologist Dr Tony Hoi investigate the cause, Robbie’s brother Leon, a research scientist, unwittingly becomes involved. Tony has always admired Janice, and now they are thrown together on this case he has a chance to reveal his feelings for her. As they all delve further into the case Leon finds that his boss; the Institutes charismatic Director, Dr E. Maxwell Godfrey (Doctor God), is implicated in an illegal medical trial conducted in the early 1950s, and may have committed murder.Leons life is also at risk, so can he rekindle his relationship with his fiance Michele before he loses her to his charismatic boss? Will his brother survive? And is Dr Godfrey prepared to sacrifice his career, reputation and the woman he loves to reveal what happened? Does even Dr Godfrey know the truth?