American TV series about hospitals

List of the best American TV series about hospitals selected by visitors to our site: Scrubs, The Knick, The Good Doctor, House, New Amsterdam, Nip/Tuck, Red Band Society, Getting On, The Resident, Ratched.

In the top there are new series of 2022, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 8.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Friends, Janitors
PlotLove, Life, Medicine
PlaceHospitals, USA
StylePopular, Fascinating, Touching

In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genredrama, history
CountryUSA
Duration00:45
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Surgeons
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Dark, Fascinating, Touching

Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and zero antibiotics. John Thackery is a brilliant surgeon pioneering new methods in the field, despite his secret addiction to cocaine. He leads a team of doctors including his protégé Dr. Everett Gallinger; the young Dr. Bertie Chickering Jr. and Dr. Algernon Edwards, a promising surgeon who's been recently thrust upon him. The lively cast of characters at the hospital also includes Cornelia Robertson, the daughter of its benefactor, Captain August Robertson; surly ambulance driver Tom Cleary; Lucy Elkins; a fresh-faced nurse from the country; the crooked hospital administrator Herman Barrow; and Sister Harriet, a nun who isn't afraid to speak her mind.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:01
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Surgeons
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals

A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?

Markimdb: 8.7
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersDoctors
PlotMedicine
StylePopular, Fascinating

Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration00:41
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Surgeons
PlotMedicine, Relationship, Cancer
PlaceHospitals
StyleBy books, To cry, Fascinating, Touching

Dr. Max Goodwin, the hospital's newest medical director, sets out to tear up the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersDoctors
PlotMedicine, Jealousy
PlaceHospitals

Hotshot plastic surgeons Dr. Sean McNamara and Dr. Christian Troy experience full-blown midlife crises as they confront career, family and romance problems.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersTeenagers, Doctors, Friends
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals
StyleSoulful, Uplifting

Children and teenagers become friends in a hospital where they are all patients. Together they try to escape the sad reality to create their own world with their own codes , while the nursing staff do their best to bring them a little happiness everyday. Charlie , in a coma for several months, attending meanwhile helplessly bustle around him. He sees nothing , but he hears everything ...

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Friends
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleEasy, Fancy, Fascinating

Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for the elderly.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration03:08
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Surgeons
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think

A tough, brilliant senior resident guides an idealistic young doctor through his first day, pulling back the curtain on what really happens, both good and bad, in modern-day medicine.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Psychiatrists
PlotMedicine, Deception, Intrigue
PlaceHospitals, Psychiatric hospitals

An origins story, beginning in 1947, which follows Ratched's journey and evolution from nurse to full-fledged monster tracking her murderous progression through the mental health care system.

Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersDoctors, Surgeons
PlaceHospitals

A gifted heart surgeon excels in her new leadership role as Chief of Surgery after her renowned boss falls into a coma. When her former boss wakes up months later demanding to resume his duties, Sam is tasked with supervising this egotistical expert with a scalpel who never acknowledged her stellar talent.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Surgeons, Poor
PlotMedicine
PlaceVillage, Hospitals, Small towns
StyleTouching

La Ciudad de las Estrellas, a tiny town in the South American jungle, is home to an understaffed, understocked medical clinic where three idealistic doctors come looking for change.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:42
CharactersDoctors, Students, Nurses, Surgeons
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals
StyleEasy, To cry

Emily Owens, M.D. is an American medical drama television series created by Jennie Snyder Urman. It was picked up by The CW on May 11, 2012, It premiered on The CW on October 16, 2012, and aired on Tuesdays at 9:00 pm Eastern/8:00 pm Central. On November 28, 2012, the series was canceled by The CW. The 13th and final episode aired on February 5, 2013.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, comedy, detective
CountryUSA
Duration03:04
CharactersSerial killers, Maniacs, Gays, Friends, Brothers
PlotInvestigation, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, College, USA

The super-charged comedy-horror series is a modern take on the classic whodunit with a killer cast. 

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersTeenagers, Police
PlotInvestigation
PlaceHospitals, Court, USA
StyleTwisted plot

Tensions run high between African American citizens and Caucasian cops in Jersey City when a teenage African American boy is critically injured by a cop.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersPsychologists, Scientists
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleFascinating, Based on real events

William Masters and Virginia Johnson are real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality. Their research touched off the sexual revolution and took them from a midwestern teaching hospital to the cover of Time magazine and multiple appearances on Johnny Carson's couch. He is a brilliant scientist out of touch with his own feelings, and she is a single working mother ahead of her time. The series chronicles their unusual lives, romance, and unlikely pop culture trajectory.

Markimdb: 8.6
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersFamily, Rich, Childrens, Businessmen
PlacePrison, Hospitals, USA
StyleFascinating

The lives of the Roy family as they contemplate their future once their aging father begins to step back from the media and entertainment conglomerate they control.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
PlotLove, betrayal, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleRomantic, Easy, Lovely, Touching

Over eight standalone episodes, the series explores love in its multitude of forms – including sexual, romantic, familial, platonic, and self love.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersAnimals, Nurses
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleEasy, Fascinating

Dr. George Coleman is a top veterinarian with an impressive list of famous animal patients at the Crane Animal Hospital—a bustling New York City veterinary practice where it often seems as if the patients are running the place. Much to his chagrin, George recently learned that his ex-girlfriend, Dorothy Crane, has inherited the family business and is now George's boss.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Friends
PlaceHospitals
StyleFascinating, Touching

Dr. Ken is a brilliant physician with no bedside manner. He is always trying to be a good doctor, as well as a good husband and dad to his two kids. However, these good intentions have a way of driving everyone crazy at both work and at home. Luckily, his therapist wife Allison is just the right partner to keep things sane.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration04:00
CharactersNurses
PlotDeath, Mystery
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleAtmospheric, Action, By books

A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, adventure, family
CountryUSA
CharactersSuperhero, Friends, Superhero team
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleFascinating

"Lab Rats: Elite Force" is set in a bustling metropolis after the Mighty Med hospital is destroyed by a band of unknown super-villains. After Adam and Leo volunteer to oversee the students at Davenport's Bionic Academy, Kaz, Oliver and Skylar join forces with Chase and Bree to form a powerful elite force that combines bionic heroes and superheroes. Together, they vow to track down the villains and keep the world safe.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
CharactersNurses
PlotLove
PlaceHospitals
StyleEasy, Lovely

A love story about a middle-aged compression sock businessman from Detroit who unexpectedly falls for his cardiac nurse, a Nigerian immigrant, while recovering from a heart attack and sets his sights on winning her over.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:42
CharactersTeenagers, Gays, Lesbians, Pupils, Twins
PlotLove, Politics, Inheritance, Intrigue
PlaceSchool, Hospitals, USA
StyleSpectacular, Easy, Makes me think

Payton has known since childhood that he's going to be president. First he'll have to navigate the most treacherous political landscape: high school.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersSisters
PlotMedicine
PlaceHospitals
StyleAction, Fascinating, Touching

Two Mexican-American sisters from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn't be more different or distanced from each other are forced to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by the past and surprising truth about their mother’s identity.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersDoctors
PlaceHospitals

Monday Mornings was an American medical drama television series that ran on TNT from February 4 to April 8, 2013 and aired Mondays after Dallas. It is based on a novel of the same name by Sanjay Gupta. In May 2012, TNT placed a ten-episode order for the series. On May 10, 2013, Monday Mornings was canceled by TNT.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
PlotFamily life
PlaceHospitals
StyleEasy, Fascinating

After raising her two children, getting divorced and retiring from teaching, Carol Chambers embarks on a unique second act: she’s going to become a doctor.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersStrong women, Parents, Terminally ill
PlotDeath, Cancer, Funeral
PlaceHospitals
StyleTouching

This semi-autobiographical dark comedy starring Tig Notaro follows her as she returns to her hometown after the sudden death of her mother. Still reeling from her own declining health problems, Tig struggles to find her footing with the loss of the one person in her life who understood her. All while dealing with her clingy girlfriend and her dysfunctional family.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDoctors
PlaceHospitals

Ben Casey is an American medical drama series which ran on ABC from 1961 to 1966. The show was known for its opening titles, which consisted of a hand drawing the symbols "♂, ♀, ✳, †, ∞" on a chalkboard, as cast member Sam Jaffe intoned, "Man, woman, birth, death, infinity." Neurosurgeon Joseph Ransohoff was a medical consultant for the show and may have influenced the personality of the title character.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersDoctors
PlaceHospitals

Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television series, created by David E. Kelley. It ran on CBS from September 18, 1994, to May 4, 2000. The series is set in a fictional private charity hospital in Chicago, Illinois. The show is set to return in the fall of 2013 on TVGN in reruns.





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