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The Best 2000s Medical TV Shows

Updated October 4, 2019 745 votes 224 voters 8.7k views37 items

List RulesVote 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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  • House1
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    House

    Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps

    Premiered2004

    House, M.D. (Fox, 2004) is an American television medical drama created by David Shore. An...  more

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  • Grey's Anatomy2
    61
    17

    Grey's Anatomy

    Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers

    Premiered2005

    Grey's Anatomy (ABC, 2005) is an American medical soap opera television series created by...  more

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  • Chicago Hope3
    41
    4

    Chicago Hope

    Carla Gugino, Mark Harmon

    Premiered1994

    Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television series, created by David E. Kelley. It...  more

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  • Scrubs4
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    21

    Scrubs

    Zach Braff, Donald Faison

    Premiered2001

    Scrubs (NBC, 2001) is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill...  more

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  • Nip/Tuck5
    32
    8

    Nip/Tuck

    Dylan Walsh, Julian McMahon

    Premiered2003

    Nip/Tuck is an American television drama series created by Ryan Murphy; it aired on FX in the...  more

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  • Nurse Jackie6
    29
    7

    Nurse Jackie

    Edie Falco, Merritt Wever

    Premiered2009

    Nurse Jackie is an American medical dark satirical comedy-drama series. It premiered on...  more

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  • Becker7
    25
    6

    Becker

    Ted Danson, Hattie Winston

    Premiered1998

    Becker is an American television sitcom that ran from 1998 to 2004 on CBS. Set in the New York...  more

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  • ER8
    29
    12

    ER

    Anthony Edwards, George Clooney

    Premiered1994

    ER is an American medical drama television series created by novelist Michael Crichton that...  more

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  • Providence9
    22
    4

    Providence

    Melina Kanakaredes, Mike Farrell

    Premiered1999

    Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina...  more
  • Private Practice10
    25
    8

    Private Practice

    Kate Walsh, Paul Adelstein

    Premiered2007

    Private Practice (ABC, 2007) is an American medical drama television series created by Shonda...  more
  • Crossing Jordan11
    21
    4

    Crossing Jordan

    Jill Hennessy, Miguel Ferrer

    Premiered2001

    Crossing Jordan is an American television drama series that aired on NBC from September 24,...  more
  • Childrens Hospital12
    14
    5

    Childrens Hospital

    Rob Huebel, Rob Corddry

    Premiered2008

    Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that...  more

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  • Gideon's Crossing13
    11
    4

    Gideon's Crossing

    Rhona Mitra, Eric Dane

    Premiered2000

    Gideon's Crossing is an American medical drama series starring Andre Braugher. The series was...  more
  • Strong Medicine14
    12
    5

    Strong Medicine

    Rosa Blasi, Janine Turner

    Premiered2000

    Strong Medicine is a medical drama with a focus on feminist politics, health issues and class...  more

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  • Doc15
    11
    6

    Doc

    Billy Ray Cyrus, Derek McGrath

    Premiered1975

    Doc is an American sitcom which aired on CBS from September 1975 to October 1976....  more
  • Presidio Med16
    10
    4

    Presidio Med

    Dana Delany, Sasha Alexander

    Premiered2002

    Presidio Med is an American medical drama that aired on CBS from September 2002, to January...  more
  • Third Watch17
    13
    9

    Third Watch

    Coby Bell, Skipp Sudduth

    Premiered1999

    Third Watch is an American drama series which first aired on NBC from 1999 to 2005, for a...  more

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  • City of Angels18
    8
    1

    City of Angels

    Gabrielle Union, Maya Rudolph

    Premiered2000

    City of Angels is an American medical drama television series which ran for two seasons on CBS...  more
  • MDs19
    11
    7

    MDs

    Jane Lynch, Rainn Wilson

    Premiered2002

    MDs is an American television medical drama that aired on ABC in 2002. It starred William...  more
  • Everwood20
    4
    0

    Everwood

    Treat Williams, Gregory Smith

    Premiered2002

    Everwood (The WB, 2002) is an American drama television series created by Greg Berlanti. A...  more

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  • Bodies21
    2
    2

    Bodies

    Keith Allen, Susan Lynch

    Premiered2004

    Bodies is a British television medical drama produced by Hat Trick Productions for the BBC....  more
  • Casualty22
    2
    2

    Casualty

    Henry Ian Cusick, Robson Green

    Premiered1986

    This series is a British medical drama that airs weekly on BBC One. It is the longest-running...  more

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  • Green Wing23
    2
    2

    Green Wing

    Sally Bretton, Oliver Chris

    Premiered2004

    Green Wing is a British sitcom set in the fictional East Hampton Hospital. It was created by...  more

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  • Port Charles24
    2
    2

    Port Charles

    Kelly Monaco, Amy Weber

    Premiered1997

    Port Charles is an American television soap opera which aired on ABC from June 1, 1997 to...  more

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  • In Treatment25
    9
    6

    In Treatment

    Gabriel Byrne, Dianne Wiest

    Premiered2008

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