Surgeon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant surgeon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, captivating, realistic, medical drama, tense and psychological films and TV shows about / with surgeon, doctor, surgery, hospital, doctors and patients, doctors, latex gloves, medical, workplace and medicine plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, South Korea, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as surgeon: The Good Doctor (2017), Descendants of the Sun (2016), The Quack (1982), W: Two Worlds Apart (2016), Temple (2019), The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), Grey's Anatomy (2005), The Knick (2014), Heartbeat (2016), Saving Hope (2012).

List of surgeon movies

The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: 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?
Style: clever, serious, emotional, psychological, talky ...
Plot: autism, hospital, talented, surgeon, doctor, prodigy, medicine, medical, doctors, physician, talent, male doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco
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Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A drama about the love of people who get closer as they learn to be considerate of each other in desperate times and sacrifices made by people who throw themselves into natural disasters.
Style: romantic, light, scenic, humorous, multicultural
Plot: korean, friendship, soldier, medical, military officer, army, doctor, military, romance, surgeon, hospital, playing footsie ...
Place: korea
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 7.8
 3K
The Quack (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A famous surgeon is beaten by drunken bullies, loses his memory and cannot recollect who he was before. He gets to a village, lives in a not so well to do family and becomes the Quack - he slowly regains his talent for medicine and saves the lives ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, polish, life is a bitch, love and romance, surgeon, witch doctor, healer, losing-it hero, downfall, prodigy, daughter, road not taken ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: poland
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W: Two Worlds Apart (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Han Hyo-joo plays a surgeon whose father is a famous comic book creator. One day Dad goes missing and she rushes to his workshop to look for him, and instead finds a strange man bathed in blood. She gets kidnapped by the bloody man, which is where ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, twists and turns, exciting, tense
Plot: parallel world, romance, doctor, surgeon, fall in love, happy ending, father daughter relationship, heroes, destiny, fantasy world, adventure, investigation ...
Place: korea
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 7.0
 3K
Temple (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Talented and successful surgeon Daniel Milton has his world shattered when his wife Beth develops a fatal degenerative disease. After conventional treatment options run out, Daniel partners with the lonely yet resourceful Lee to start a literal ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: surgeon, police investigation, criminal, secret, doctor, stolen money, desperation, underground, clinic, rescue, moral dilemma, police detective ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london
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The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, surgeon, teenage girl, blackmail, psychopath, hospital, paralysis, revenge, brutality, cruelty, teenage boy, obsession ...
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 7.7
 292K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace romance, patient, doctors and patients, workplace, medical student, surgeon, couple relations, intern, treatment, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa
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 8.5
 48K
The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: 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 ...
Style: serious, psychological, rough, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: addiction, hospital, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, realism, workplace situations, surgeon, medicine, society, nurse, nun, power relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.6
 3K
Heartbeat (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart-transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, tense ...
Plot: female doctor, strong female lead, surgeon, medical, hospital, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship, coworker relationship, relationship problems, saving a life, workaholic, working woman ...
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 7.4
 7K
Saving Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Charlie Harris ends up in a coma, he leaves the Hope-Zion Hospital in chaos - and his fiancée and fellow surgeon, Alex Reid, in a state of shock. As the staff of Hope-Zion races to save lives, comatose Dr. Harris wanders the halls of Hope-Zee ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, coma, supernatural, surgeon, ghost, patient, surgery, staff, medical, figment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 6.1
 22K
Excision (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: surreal, tense, scary, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: social outcast, mentally unstable, surgeon, dysfunctional family, social relations, high school, obsession, transplant, losing-it hero, domineering mother, teacher, mentally unstable protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a stopover in Germany in the middle of a carefree road trip through Europe, two American girls find themselves alone at night when their car breaks down in the woods. Searching for help at a nearby villa, they are wooed into the clutches of a ...
Style: brutal, macabre, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mad scientist, crimes, insanity, experiment gone awry, psychopath, victim, surgeon, violence, confined, murder, body horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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 7.1
 9K
Liar (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A teacher and a surgeon are rocked by scandalous accusations after they enjoy a seemingly innocent date.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychological thriller
Plot: liar, accusation, surgeon, police investigation, single parent, female teacher, school teacher, rape, couples, society, police, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
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Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Miami Medical is a medical drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber. It follows the professional and private lives of a team of trauma surgeons. The series was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Warner Bros. Television. It ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, medicine, surgeon, doctor, doctors and patients, race against time, lifesaver, intern, rookie, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
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Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, ironic, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: doctor, medical, small town, surgeon, physician, medicine, family relations, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, fired from the job, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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Something the Lord Made (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Style: sincere, uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, prejudice, human spirit, surgery, medical, racism, university, patient, laboratory, talented, blacks and whites, partners ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 70s ...
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, nashville tennessee, south africa
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 6.7
 10K
Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Hostages is an American drama television series that airs on CBS as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a similar Israeli series created by Alon Aranya, Omri Givon, and Rotem Shamir which will premiere on October ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: hostage, political conspiracy, surgery, moral dilemma, family in danger, confined, treason, family relations, doctors and patients, surgeon, state affairs, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 12K
Dr. Death (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The terrifying true story of Dr. Christopher Duntsch, a flourishing Dallas neurosurgeon whose patients suddenly begin becoming permanently maimed or dead. As victims piled up, two fellow physicians set out to stop him.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: surgery, surgeon, coworker, doctors, medical malpractice, violence, medicine, medical examination, social problems, physician, crimes, doctors and patients ...
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Doctor X: Gekai Daimon Michiko Special (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Kojiro Himuro is a champion figure skater taking part in an upcoming world competition. Yet, he is suffering from a complicated CTEPH (chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension). Kantaro Kurosu is the director of the Cross Medical Center. He ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, medical drama
Plot: doctor, surgeon, surgery, medicine, female doctor, medical, doctors, physician, japanese woman, surgical mask, medical mask, latex gloves ...
Place: japan
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Doctor-X: Surgeon Michiko Daimon (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Daimon Michiko is a 37-year-old freelance surgeon who is part of a questionable “doctor placement service” that has her wander from hospital to hospital. The harsh environment at the hospitals led many doctors to retire from their positions, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, medical drama
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, workplace, hospital, power relations, boss and employee, workplace situations, surgeon, working woman, strong female presence, slim, japanese woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Ocean of Pearls (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As a Sikh man with a full beard and turban, AMRIT SINGH is often the target of racial profiling. But when he sees his dreams of becoming Chief of Surgery at a state-of-the-art transplant center dwindle because of his appearance, Amrit goes against a ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting ...
Plot: culture clash, doctors and patients, workplace, discrimination, surgeon, family relations, immigrants, ambition, hopes, society, parents and children, hospital ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit, toronto ontario canada, michigan
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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story is a movie based on the life story of world-renowned neurosurgeon Ben Carson from 1961 to 1987.
Style: sincere, uplifting, emotional, realistic, factual ...
Plot: medical, against the odds, neurosurgeon, african american, surgery, human spirit, ambition, doctor, follow your dream, rise to the top, dream come true, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, detroit, west germany
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 7.8
 241
Somehow 18 (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The web drama tells the story of a popular orthopedic surgeon, Oh Kyung Hwi, who used to be a loner and a bullying victim during his highschool days. In order to save his first love, who committed suicide, Kyung Hwi goes back in time to when he was ...
Style: entertaining, semi serious, sweet, light, romantic
Plot: bullying, surgeon, time travel, social awkwardness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, redemption, high school life, social relations, one more chance, desire, adolescence, high school ...
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 7.6
 7K
Gods (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: politics, heart transplant, operation, doctors and patients, ambition, rise to the top, power relations, surgeon, doctor, hospital, clinic, death ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987, year 1985
Place: poland
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 6.5
 75K
Awake (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While undergoing heart surgery, a man experiences a phenomenon called ‘anesthetic awareness’, which leaves him awake but paralyzed throughout the operation. As various obstacles present themselves, his wife must make life-altering decisions ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: surgery, betrayal, uncover truth, hospital, doctors and patients, dishonesty, surgical operation, parents and children, conspiracy, couple relations, health situation, mother in law daughter in law relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 39K
The Physician (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story of Rob Cole, a boy who is left a penniless orphan in an 11th-century English mining town when his mother dies of a mysterious illness. Vowing to become a physician and vanquish Death itself, he travels to Isfahan in Persia to study ...
Style: captivating, breathtaking, serious, realistic, scenic ...
Plot: follow your dream, apprentice, medicine, ambition, surgery, doctors and patients, orphan, society, adventure, medieval, culture clash, medical school ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 18th century
Place: persia, england, iran, london, middle east ...
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 7.7
 55K
Nip/Tuck (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hotshot plastic surgeons Dr. Sean McNamara and Dr. Christian Troy experience full-blown midlife crises as they confront career, family and romance problems.
Style: sexy, realistic, stylized, disturbing, sexual ...
Plot: womanizer, nudity (full frontal - brief), plastic surgery, family relations, friendship, family problems, doctor, ethics, physical appearance, jealousy, surgical operation, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, usa, los angeles, california
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Miracle Doctor (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Ali was born in a provincial town and was rejected by his father for adoption. Ali with savant syndrome, who grew up in orphanages, graduated from the faculty of medicine with a first degree.
Style: emotional, psychological, serious, captivating, talky ...
Plot: prodigy, talented, hospital, medicine, surgeon, autism, physician, doctor, medical, workplace situations, doctors, male doctor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
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Lousy Bastards (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two brothers got separated after their first love for the same girl. Richard Rohan is an ex-soldier taking care of his two daughters living in a small town. His brother Mikulas Rohan is a neurosurgery expert living in the capital. Both of them have ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: brother brother relationship, doctor, soldier, womanizer, adultery, surgeon, infidelity, death of mother, estranged brother, aspiring actress, alcohol abuse, nurse ...
Place: prague
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 7.5
 693K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: breathtaking, colourful, entertaining, witty, thought provoking ...
Plot: magic, supernatural power, sorcerer, good versus evil, wizards, mentor, superhero, fantasy world, teleportation, fight scenes, parallel universe, multiverse ...
Time: year 2017, year 2016, 2010s
Place: nepal, new york, london, hong kong, mount everest
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