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List Rules Vote up your favorite medical series that aired on TV in the 2000s

These are the best 2000s medical TV shows, ranked from best to worst by your votes. Since television became popular in American homes, medical series have ranked among viewers' favorite types of shows. Some great 2000s medical TV shows are dramas while others, quite obviously, were comedies. So, what are the top 2000s medical TV series? Vote up your favorites!

What are some of the shows that appear on this best 2000s medical TV shows list? In the 2000s, funny medical shows like Scrubs and Childrens Hospital were some of the most watched series. Scrubs proved to be so popular that it was even picked-up by ABC after NBC let it go. House is another good medical show that aired in the 2000s.

In 2005, the medical drama Grey's Anatomy started Shonda Rhimes' domination of quality primetime content. Other great shows that appear on this top 2000s medical TV shows list include Nip/Tuck, House and Private Practice.

How will we ever decide which 2000s medical show deserves the top spot on this list? Help us decide by giving your favorites a thumbs up!
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House is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard House is an American television medical drama that originally ran on the Fox network for eight seasons, from November 16, 2004 to May 21, 2012. The show's main character is Dr. Gregory House, a ...more

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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson Grey's Anatomy is an American medical soap opera television series that premiered on American Broadcasting Company as a mid-season replacement on March 27, 2005. The series has aired eleven ...more

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Scrubs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Zach Braff, Donald Faison, Sarah Chalke Scrubs is an American medical comedy television series created by Bill Lawrence that aired from October 2, 2001 to March 17, 2010 on NBC and later ABC. The series follows the lives of employees ...more

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ER is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies ER is an American medical drama television series created by novelist Michael Crichton that aired on NBC from September 19, 1994, to April 2, 2009. It was produced by Constant c Productions and ...more

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Chicago Hope is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Carla Gugino, Mark Harmon, Lauren Holly 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 ...more

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Private Practice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Kate Walsh, Paul Adelstein, KaDee Strickland Private Practice is an American medical drama television series which aired on ABC from September 26, 2007, to January 22, 2013. A spin-off of Grey's Anatomy, the series takes place at Seaside ...more

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Crossing Jordan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Jill Hennessy, Miguel Ferrer, Ravi Kapoor Crossing Jordan is an American television crime/drama series that aired on NBC from September 24, 2001 to May 16, 2007. It stars Jill Hennessy as Jordan Cavanaugh, M.D., a crime-solving forensic ...more

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Nip/Tuck is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Dylan Walsh, Julian McMahon, Joely Richardson Nip/Tuck is an American television drama series created by Ryan Murphy; it aired on FX in the United States from July 18, 2003 to March 3, 2010. The series focuses on "McNamara/Troy", ...more

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Third Watch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Coby Bell, Skipp Sudduth, Jason Wiles Third Watch is an American crime drama series which first aired on NBC from 1999 to 2005, for a total of 132 episodes, broadcast in six seasons of 22 episodes each. The show was set and filmed ...more

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Nurse Jackie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Edie Falco, Merritt Wever, Paul Schulze Nurse Jackie is an American medical dark satirical comedy-drama series. It premiered on Showtime on June 8, 2009. The show's seventh and final season will premiere April 12, 2015. The show stars ...more

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Providence is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Melina Kanakaredes, Mike Farrell, Seth Peterson Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes. The show ran for five seasons from January 8, 1999 until December 20, 2002.

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Becker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Ted Danson, Hattie Winston, Terry Farrell Becker is an American television sitcom that ran from 1998 to 2004 on CBS. Set in the New York City borough of The Bronx, the show starred Ted Danson as John Becker, a misanthropic doctor who ...more

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Childrens Hospital is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Rob Huebel, Rob Corddry, Ken Marino Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that parodies the medical drama genre, created by and starring actor/comedian Rob Corddry. The series began on ...more

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MDs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Jane Lynch, Rainn Wilson, Michaela Conlin MDs is an American television medical drama that aired on ABC in 2002. It starred William Fichtner as Dr. Bruce Kellerman, Jane Lynch as Aileen Poole, and John Hannah as Dr. Robert Dalgety. The ...more

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Gideon's Crossing is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Rhona Mitra, Eric Dane, Andre Braugher Gideon's Crossing is an American medical drama series starring Andre Braugher. The series was loosely based on the experience of real-life physician Jerome Groopman and his book The Measure of ...more

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Everwood is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Treat Williams, Gregory Smith, Emily VanCamp Everwood is an American drama television series that initially aired in the United States on The WB. The series is set in the fictional small town of Everwood, Colorado, and was filmed in Ogden, ...more

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City of Angels is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Gabrielle Union, Maya Rudolph, Vivica A. Fox City of Angels is an American medical drama television series which ran for two seasons on CBS during the 2000 calendar year. It was network television's first medical drama with a predominantly ...more

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Strong Medicine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Rosa Blasi, Janine Turner, Tamera Mowry Strong Medicine is a medical drama with a focus on feminist politics, health issues and class conflict, that aired on the Lifetime network from 2000 to 2006. The series was created and produced ...more

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Presidio Med is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Dana Delany, Sasha Alexander, Blythe Danner Presidio Med is an American medical drama that aired on CBS from September 2002, to January 2003. The series centers on a San Francisco hospital. It was created by John Wells and Lydia Woodward, ...more

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Doc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Billy Ray Cyrus, Derek McGrath, Richard Leacock Doc is an American sitcom which aired on CBS from September 1975 to October 1976.

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Medical Investigation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Neal McDonough, Kelli Williams, Christopher Gorham Medical Investigation is an American medical drama television series that began September 9, 2004, on NBC. It ran for 20 one-hour episodes before being cancelled in 2005. The series was ...more

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New Heart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
New Heart Kim Min-jung, Lee Ji-hoon New Heart is a 2007 South Korean medical drama television series, starring Ji Sung, Kim Min-jung, Cho Jae-hyun and Lee Ji-hoon. Directed by Park Hong-kyun and written by Hwang Eun-kyung, it ...more

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Mercy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Michelle Trachtenberg, Taylor Schilling, James Van Der Beek Mercy is a medical drama which aired on NBC from September 23, 2009 to May 12, 2010. The series initially aired on Wednesday nights at 8/7c, as part of the 2009 fall season, but was pushed back ...more

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Code Blue is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Code Blue Tomohisa Yamashita, Yui Aragaki, Erika Toda Code Blue is a Japanese television drama broadcast by Fuji TV. Season 1 ran in 2008 and season 2 ran in 2010.

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Doc Martin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Ian McNeice Doc Martin is a British television medical comedy drama series. Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes), a brilliant and successful vascular surgeon at Imperial College London, develops haemophobia ...more

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Three Rivers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Alfre Woodard, Alex O'Loughlin, Katherine Moennig Three Rivers is an American television medical drama that aired on CBS from October 4, 2009, to July 3, 2010, and starred Alex O'Loughlin in the role of an infamous transplant surgeon in ...more

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The Clinic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
The Clinic Saoirse Ronan, Chris O'Dowd, Robert Sheehan The Clinic is a multi award-winning Irish primetime television medical drama series produced by Parallel Film Productions for RTÉ. It debuted on RTÉ One in 2003 to positive reviews ...more

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The Surgeon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Sam Worthington, Chris Morris, Nicholas Bell The Surgeon was an Australian primetime television Medical drama. It screened at 9:30pm on Thursdays on Network Ten and in Ireland early morning on RTÉ One. The show was based at a ...more

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The Royal Today is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Holliday Grainger, Kirsty Mitchell, Paul Nicholas The Royal Today is a British medical soap opera, a spin-off of the similarly themed drama, The Royal. The concept is that whilst The Royal is set in the late 1960s, The Royal Today featured the ...more

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The Royal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Sheridan Smith, Holliday Grainger, Natalie Anderson The Royal is a British medical drama series produced by ITV that ran from 2003 to 2011. The show comprised one-hour episodes which were normally first aired on ITV in the Sunday early evening ...more

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Port Charles is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Kelly Monaco, Amy Weber, Linda Purl Port Charles is an American television soap opera which aired on ABC from June 1, 1997 to October 3, 2003. It is a spin-off of the serial General Hospital, which had been running since 1963 and ...more

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Bodies is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Keith Allen, Susan Lynch, Preeya Kalidas Bodies is a British television medical drama produced by Hat Trick Productions for the BBC. Created by Jed Mercurio, the series began in 2004 and is based on his book Bodies. In December 2009, ...more

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Green Wing is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Sally Bretton, Oliver Chris, Olivia Colman Green Wing is a British sitcom set in the fictional East Hampton Hospital. It was created by the same team behind the sketch show Smack the Pony, led by Victoria Pile, and stars Tamsin Greig, ...more

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Casualty is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Henry Ian Cusick, Robson Green, Simon MacCorkindale Casualty, stylised as CASUAL⁺Y, is a British medical drama that airs weekly on BBC One. It is the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world, and the most enduring ...more

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In Treatment is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Gabriel Byrne, Dianne Wiest, Michelle Forbes Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial In Treatment is an American HBO drama, produced and developed by Rodrigo Garcia, about a psychologist, 50-something Dr. Paul Weston, and his weekly sessions with patients, as well as those with ...more

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Doc Martin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Shawn Chappelle added Doc Martin

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Dr. Vegas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Amy Adams, Rob Lowe, Tom Sizemore Dr. Vegas is a television drama starring Rob Lowe and Joe Pantoliano that ran on CBS in 2004. It aired in Ireland on TG4, and on Challenge in the UK as part of its "Player" gambling ...more

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Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows
Anna Bamford, Michael Dorman, Emma Lung Wonderland is a short-lived and controversial 2000 ABC television drama directed by Peter Berg. It depicted daily life in a mental institution, from the perspectives of both the doctors and ...more