Top Medical Dramas like Grey’s Anatomy that are absolutely binge-worthy

If you are a Grey’s Anatomy fan, you must know, the world of medical dramas is so much more than Meredith Grey. Scroll on for a list of iconic medical dramas that are absolutely binge-worthy

Published on Jan 05, 2023   |  07:09 PM IST  |  95.6K
The best medical dramas of all time
The best medical dramas of all time

Although when we think of medical dramas, Ellen Pompeo starrer Grey’s Anatomy tops every list. In fact, the longest-running ABC show has a huge fan base who could watch and rewatch the show multiple times. But, the world of medical dramas has so much in store for the fans of medicine. Each drama is full of heart-stopping elements, in fact, everything from goose-bump-giving life-or-death situations, hospital dramas, and romance, to emotional moments that simply warm your heart. In fact, if you have been looking for medical dramas to invest your heart and soul, this list of iconic medical dramas is all you have been looking for. 

Below you will find a list of top medical dramas like Grey’s Anatomy with their IMDb ratings.

1. House 

House Cast: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer

Creator: David Shore 

Genre: Drama, Mystery

Year of release: 2004

House Total seasons: 8

Episode Run Time: 44 min

OTT Platform: Prime Video

House Rating: 8.7/10

If you have been looking for an iconic medical drama we highly recommend adding David Shore’s  House to your watchlist. The show features the story of an antisocial doctor who is a specialist in the field of diagnostic medicine. The savvy doctor is shown to go the extra mile when it comes to solving unexplainable cases. 

2. The Knick 

Movie Cast: André Holland, Clive Owen, Jeremy Bobb, Juliet Rylance

Creators: Jack Amiel, Michael Begler

Genre: Drama, History

Year of release: 2014

The Knick Total seasons: 2

Episode Run Time: 58 min

OTT Platform: Hulu

The Knick Rating: 8.5/10

Another show we highly recommend to a medical drama lover is André Holland, Clive Owen, Jeremy Bobb, and Juliet Rylance's show titled The Knicks. The two-season show was released in 2014 but will be relevant and fun to watch even today. The show follows a must-watch medical premise that depicts the professional and personal lives of the people working at New York's Knickerbocker Hospital in the early twentieth century.

3. ER 

ER Cast: Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies, Eriq La Salle

Creator: Michael Crichton

Genre: Drama, Romance

Year of release: 1994

ER Total seasons: 15

Episode Run Time: 44 min

OTT Platform: Apple TV

ER Rating: 7.9/10

Another must-watch medical drama is ER. Created by Michael Crichton and starring Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies, and Eriq La Salle, the show is all about the experiences both personal and professional of the doctors and nurses working at Chicago's County General Hospital. The show has around fifteen seasons and has an IMDb rating of 7.9.

4. The Mindy Project 

The Mindy Project Cast: Mindy Kaling, Ike Barinholtz, Ed Weeks, Chris Messina

Creator: Mindy Kaling

Genre: Comedy

Year of release: 2012

The Mindy Project Total seasons: 6

Episode Run Time: 30 min

OTT Platform: Netflix

The Mindy Project Rating: 7.5/10

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While medical dramas and comedy do not usually go hand in hand but Mindy Kaling does it so effortlessly. The Mindy Kaling, Ike Barinholtz, Ed Weeks, and Chris Messina starrer show features the story of an Ob/Gyn. Watch the show to witness the doctor balance her personal and professional life in a fun way and how she manages her co-workers in a pretty tight office space. 

5. The Good Doctor

The Good Doctor Cast: Freddie Highmore, Hill Harper, Richard Schiff

Creator: David Shore

Genre: Medical, Drama

Year of release: 2017

The Good Doctor Total seasons: 6

Episode Run Time: 41 min

OTT Platform: Prime Video

The Good Doctor Rating: 8.1/10

Read more about The Good Doctor here

If you have still not gotten a chance to binge this epic drama, you’ve got to. The 2017 show starring Freddie Highmore, follows a story of an autistic surgeon named Shaun Murphy who also suffers from Savant syndrome. The following depicts the story of the surprisingly gifted doctor as he works at the surgical unit of a renowned hospital.

ALSO READ: Ellen Pompeo starrer Grey's Anatomy Season 19: What should fans expect?

FAQs

Where to watch The Good Doctor?
The Good Doctor is available to stream on Prime Video. If you have still not gotten a chance to binge this epic drama, you’ve got to. The 2017 show starring Freddie Highmore, follows the story of an autistic surgeon named Shaun Murphy who also suffers from Savant syndrome. The following depicts the story of the surprisingly gifted doctor as he works at the surgical unit of a renowned hospital.

What is Mindy Project about?
While medical dramas and comedy do not usually go hand in hand but Mindy Kaling does it so effortlessly. The Mindy Kaling, Ike Barinholtz, Ed Weeks, and Chris Messina starrer show features the story of an Ob/Gyn. Watch the show to witness the doctor balance her personal and professional life in a fun way and how she manages her co-workers in a pretty tight office space.

Where to watch Grey’s Anatomy Season 19?
The ABC drama is available on Disney+ to watch.

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