Best new Medical TV Shows (2017 list - TV & Netflix)

Hospitals have been a fruitful background for a wide variety of shows for many years, from E.R. to The Knick. This is a list of the shows you need to watch if you like doctors.
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best medical TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are Shonda Rhimes, Jeff Judah & Gabe Sachs our new Medical genre creators?

medical TV series2017
Popular actorsEllen Pompeo, Justin Chambers & Chandra Wilson
Trending TV SeriesThe Night Shift, Mercy & Nurse Jackie

2017 releases - most anticipated medical TV series to watch

    Mary Kills People (Wednesday January 25, 2017)

    Mary Kills People tv poster Creator
    Tara Armstrong
    Caroline Dhavernas
    Jay Ryan
    Richard Short

    Mary Harris is a single mother who besides her duties as a doctor, provides a very specific service by night. She and her partner help the terminally ill to end their lives in a humane manner. A Canadian production. ...Read more

    Valkyrien (Sunday January 1, 2017)

    Valkyrien tv poster Creator
    Erik Richter Strand
    Sven Nordin
    Pål Sverre Hagen
    Pia Halvorsen

    Norwegian drama about a doctor and his underground hospital where he treats those that cannot get help elsewhere. In case you did not get the hint: criminals etc....Read more

Best medical TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

Best medical TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    Mercy (Wednesday September 23, 2009)

    Mercy tv poster Creator
    Liz Heldens
    Taylor Schilling
    Michelle Trachtenberg
    Jaime Lee Kirchner

    A nurse returns from a military tour in Iraq, and tries to find her way in a hospital....Read more

    The Knick (Friday August 8, 2014)

    The Knick tv poster Creator
    Jack Amiel, Michael Begler
    Clive Owen
    André Holland
    Jeremy Bobb

    A very distinctive show that mixes costume drama with modern electronic music, and that way makes the old fashioned medicine profession very fresh. Clive Owen plays a high functioning addict who happens to be one of the finest surgeons in his field, and through him we learn about the happenings in an early twentieth century hospital in New York ...Read more

    Nurse Jackie (Monday June 8, 2009)

    Nurse Jackie tv poster Creator
    Liz Brixius, Evan Dunsky, Linda Wallem
    Edie Falco
    Merritt Wever
    Paul Schulze

    After The Soprano’s, Edie Falco pledged to stay far away from anything mob related. Luckily, she did. As a pill-popping nurse that is, battling her addiction and the fights that need to be fought being a member of a middle class family. Drama and comedy are a tough mix to work out; Nurse Jackie brilliantly succeeds in keeping the genres well balanced. Falco’s character, Jackie, is an outstanding portrait of a harsh, deceptive and fearful person – flanked by the lovely Zoey (Merrit Weve) the chemistry between all actors is a delight. The show’s been thrown an awful lot of prices and awards, and rightfully so. Nurse Jackie is fun, unpredictable, and best of all, shows what a great actress Edie Falco is. ...Read more

    Grey’s Anatomy (Sunday March 27, 2005)

    Grey’s Anatomy tv poster Creator
    Shonda Rhimes
    Ellen Pompeo
    Justin Chambers
    Chandra Wilson

    The lifes, loves and losses of a group of doctors working in a hospital in Seatttle, including the beautiful Meredith Grey....Read more

    The Night Shift (Tuesday May 27, 2014)

    The Night Shift tv poster Creator
    Jeff Judah, Gabe Sachs
    Eoin Macken
    Jill Flint
    Brendan Fehr

    The Night Shift focuses on the harsh life of night-shift doctor T.C. Callahan, who has to balance his caring work with the financial aspects of his hospital....Read more

    Scrubs (Tuesday October 2, 2001)

    Scrubs tv poster Creator
    Bill Lawrence
    Zach Braff
    Donald Faison
    Sarah Chalke

    The crazy adventures of a group of medical students at Sacred Heart Hospital....Read more

Medical genre statistics

Genre popularity
Genre ranking#16
Familiar facesEllen Pompeo, Justin Chambers & Chandra Wilson
Trending showsThe Night Shift, Mercy & Nurse Jackie
Amount of genre shows per year from 2010 to 2017

medical TV series scheduled for release this year.