Best Medical Kdramas

If you like your heroes wearing scrubs, here are some medical kdramas that I recommend…

poong the joseon psychiatrist kdramaPoong, the Joseon Psychiatrist – rated 8 stars

with Kim Min Jae & Kim Hyang Gi

Yoo Se Poong is a genius doctor and works at the palace but he gets blame for the death of the king. He has to leave Hanyang with a trauma that makes him unable to do acupuncture anymore. He then meets a town doctor who becomes his teacher and a widow who becomes his student.

forest kdramaForest – rated 7.5 stars

with Park Hae Jin & Jo Bo Ah

Kang Sun Hyuk does everything to acquire important business deals even if that would mean joining a special rescue team in order to get a good glimpse of Miryeong forest, which has a potential to be turned into a resort. He gets to share a house in Miryeong village with a surgical resident, Jung Young Jae, who got kicked out from a top hospital in Seoul because of an incident.

doctor john kdramaDoctor John – rated 8.5 stars

with Ji Sung  & Lee Se Young

Cha Yo Han, a talented anesthesiologist serves 3 years in prison for administering euthanasia on one of his patients. He then meets Kang Shi Young, a year 2 resident of a famous hospital, at the prison where Cha Yo Han was serving and where Kang Shi Young is working as the prison doctor. Later, outside prison, they cross paths again at the hospital they are both working at.

W – rated 10 stars

with Lee Jong Suk & Han Hyo Joo

Our surgeon heroine, Yun Joo went into the webtoon world to save the gorgeous and super rich Kang Chul of W webtoon series that her own father created. She was able to return to the real world but would always be summoned back especially when Kang Chul needed her.

Doctors – rated 8 stars

with Kim Rae Won & Park Shin Hye

Hye Jung, a girl with a tough character meets her Mr. Right who happens to be her highschool teacher. After the death of her grandmother who was everything to her, she took the more challenging path and became a neurological surgeon which then lead her the way to reunite with her highschool teacher who is after leaving his teaching profession went back to being a doctor.

Descendants-of-the-Sun kdramaDescendants of the Sun – rated 9 stars

with Song Joong Ki & Song Hye Kyo

Capt Yoo Shi Jin, a member of the Korean special force met the very pretty and talented surgeon Kang Mo Yun at the hospital where the latter was working. Trying to have a date with a soldier was almost impossible but their fate to be together got sealed when both were assigned in a far away, post-war country called Urk. Meanwhile the captain’s close comrade Sgt. Seo is having a complicated relationship with their commander’s daughter, Yoon Myung Joo.

yong pal kdrama

Yong Pal – rated 8.5 stars

with Joo Won & Kim Tae Hee

To pay back his credit, Kim Tae Hyun, a resident surgeon at Han Shin hospital does house calls for injured gangsters which earned him the name Yong Pal. With the intention to get a secure position in the hospital, he gets himself involved in a big secret on the 12th floor which houses the sleeping chaebol heiress beauty, Han Yeo Jin.

Blood kdramaBlood – rated 7.5 stars

with Ahn Jae Hyun & Koo Hye Sun

Park Ji Sang is a popular surgeon who just started working at Taemin Cancer Hospital. He’s young, good-looking but he keeps a secret. He’s a vampire! Son of both infected parents, one of its kind. Ji Sang meets Yoo Ri Ta, the heiress of Taemin and also a surgeon. Together, they’ll find a way how to stop the scientific experiment that is being conducted in the hospital.

kill me heal me kdramaKill Me, Heal Me – rated 10 stars

with Ji Sung & Hwang Jung Eum

A third-generation chaebol, Cha Do Hyun suffering from multiple personality disorder seeks help to deal with his illness and met a young psyciatrist, Oh Ri Jin in the process. As they try to work together, grim secrets from the past started to get unraveled while also discovering that they both originally knew each other.

its okay thats love kdramaIt’s Okay, That’s Love – rated 8 stars

with Jo In Sung & Gong Hyo Jin

Jang Jae Yul, a famous novelist and radio DJ who’s sufferring from a personality disorder meets Ji Hae Soo, a psychiatrist. The 2 had to live together with other 2 guys in a house which is owned by Jang Jae Yul. For Ji Hae Soo, falling in love with someone who can be her patient was the biggest challenge. Helped by other professional psychiatrist friends, the 2 will have a chance to pursuit a normal relationship.

angel eyes kdramaAngel Eyes – rated 8 stars

with Lee Sang Yoon & Koo Hye Sun

The story of a blind girl who gained back her eyesight but lost her first love. After 12 years, he was back and she was in love with him again but dark secrets would stop them from being together.

emergency couple kdramaEmergency Couple – rated 7.5 stars

with Song Ji Hyo & Choi Jin Hyuk

After some years, a divorced couple meet each other as medical interns in the same hospital. Both have to fulfill their dreams, find peace and maybe love in the chaotic ER world.

good doctor kdramaGood Doctor – rated 8.5 stars

with Joo Won & Moon Chae Won

Park Si On who has autism made it as practice surgeon in one of the best hospital in Korea. He had 6 months to prove he’s capable of being a good doctor.

faith kdramaFaith – rated 7.5 stars

with Lee Min Ho & Kim Hee Sun

A female plastic surgeon in the present was kidnapped by a Woodalchi general from the Goryeo era as per command by the King in order to save the wounded and dying Queen. The doctor was stuck in that world of conflict and politicking between the King and his enemies but found herself liking and falling in love with the General.