Chicago Med is one of the well-paced entries in the medical genre. It is an interesting doctor drama created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. It shows the day-to-day chaos of the city’s most explosive hospital “Gaffney Chicago Medical Center” and the courageous team of doctors and nurses who work together to save patient’s life. It was first premiered on NBC on November 17, 2005, and its Season 5 will be releasing soon.
If you are a fan of medical drama like “Chicago Med” then you should watch TV series which are listed below. It is a combination of exciting and sincere TV series about doctors, hospitals, patients, nurses, emergency room, etc.
The Resident (2018-Present)
Duration: 60 min Style: Serious, Exciting, Realistic
The Resident episodes take place in a Georgia hospital and show the life of the hospital staff. It mainly focuses on a medical intern, a nurse, and a resident. Its two season’s centers on an idealist doctor who begins his practice under the supervision of a brilliant, tough senior doctor who pulls the curtain back on all of the good and evil in modern day medicine.
The Resident first season was premiered on January 21, 2018, and its Season 3 will be releasing in upcoming September.
Duration: 60 min Style: Serious, Exciting, Romance
Heartbeat is among the best medical dramas that released on March 22, 2016. It is the story of a well-renowned heart surgeon “Melissa George” at the fictional St. Matthew’s hospital in Los Angeles. Its episodes show how she struggles to manage a balance between her personal and professional life.
Monday Mornings (2013)
Duration: 42 min Style: Serious, Sincere, Emotional
Created by David E. Kelley, Monday Morning is an American medical drama based on the novel of the same name, written by Sanjay Gupta. The episodes follow the lives of five surgeons as they push the limits of their personal and professional feelings.
Monday Morning star cast includes several famous personalities such as Ving Rhames, Jamie Bamber, Jennifer Finnigan, and others.
Nurse Jackie (2009-2015)
Duration: 27 min Style: Comedy, Sincere, Emotional
Nurse Jackie is a comedy TV series that was first premiered on Showtime on June 8, 2009, and successfully completed its seven seasons. The cast of this TV series includes Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton, Merritt Wever as Zoey Barkow, Paul Schulze as Eddie Walzer and others.
Nurse Jackie episodes show the story of a drug-addicted nurse who struggles to find a balance between the demands of her frenetic job at a New York City hospital and an array of personal dramas.
Code Black (2015-2018)
Duration: 42 min Style: Suspense, Sentimental, Touching
Code Black is one of the top-rated medical dramas that are based on the award-winning documentary of the same name. This 47 episode Television Series follows the staff in an extremely busy emergency room as they cope with a staggering amount of patients, which oftentimes outweighs the hospital’s resources, resulting in a code black.
The Good Doctor (2017-Present)
Duration: 41 min Style: Emotional, Sentimental, Touching
The Good Doctor belongs to the list of best and popular medical TV series. The episode revolves around Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues.
Grey’s Anatomy (2005-Present)
Duration: 41 min Style: Serious, Sentimental, Realistic
Grey’s Anatomy is an interesting romantic-drama that centered on an aspiring surgeon, Meredith Grey who is the daughter of the best surgeon Dr. Ellis Grey. The episodes of this medical drama show the personal and professional challenges face by Meredith Grey along with his fellows at Seattle Grace Hospital.
Grey’s Anatomy is a successfully medical TV series created by Shonda Rhimes. It had completed 16 seasons with 344 episodes and new seasons will come soon in 2019.
Duration: 44 min Style: Serious, Emotional, Realistic
ER is one of the best medical dramas that ran from 1994 to 2009. The series created by Michael Crichton had successfully completed 15 seasons with 331 episodes.
ER seasons show the story of life and death in a Chicago hospital emergency room. Each episode tells the tale of another day in the Emergency Room, from the exciting to the mundane, and the joyous to the heart-rending. It is an excellent attempt to depict the stressful environment of the ER room and the plight of medical students in their quest to become physicians.
The Knick (2014-2015)
Duration: 58 min Style: Serious, Emotional, Realistic
A show set in 1900s New York City, “The Knick” ran from August 8, 2014, to October 16, 2015, on Cinemax. The story is a look of the personal and professional lives of the staff of Knickerbocker Hospital, New York during the early 20th century. Every day they deal with lack of funding, personal conflicts, egotism, racial tensions, drug addiction, affairs, closed minds, dated nigh-medieval medical techniques. Their experimental new techniques being misunderstood by most, in order to keep the hospital going and give the ill the help they need. The pressure is enormous and leaves its mark on the souls of most of them.
The Night Shift (2014-2017)
Duration: 42 min Style: Semi-serious, humorous, tense
Created by Jeff Judah and Gabe Sachs, The Night Shift is a medical TV series that was premiered on May 27, 2014. The episodes are filmed in San Antonio Memorial Hospital. It is a story of a group of doctors from the Army return who work in night shift in San Antonio.