Medical Top Team

Medical Top Team

Promotional poster for Medical Top Team

Genre

Medical drama
Romance

Written by
Yoon Kyung-ah

Directed by

Kim Do-hoon
Oh Hyun-jong

Starring

Kwon Sang-woo
Jung Ryeo-won
Ju Ji-hoon
Oh Yeon-seo
Choi Minho

Country of origin
South Korea

Original language(s)
Korean

No. of episodes
20

Production

Running time
60 minutes

Release

Original network
Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation

Original release
October 9 (2013-10-09) – December 12, 2013 (2013-12-12)

External links

Website

Medical Top Team (Hangul: 메디컬탑팀; RR: Medikeoltaptim) is a South Korean television series written by Yoon Kyung-ah and directed by Kim Do-hoon. It starred Kwon Sang-woo, Jung Ryeo-won, Ju Ji-hoon, Oh Yeon-seo and Choi Minho. The series began filming in August 2013, and aired on MBC from October 9 to December 12, 2013 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 20 episodes.[1] The medical drama focuses on the lives of doctors and nurses who are members of an elite medical team from the fictional Gwang Hae University Hospital.

Contents

1 Characters

1.1 Main cast
1.2 Supporting cast

2 Ratings
3 Awards and nominations
4 Original soundtrack
5 International broadcast
6 References
7 External links

Characters[edit]
Main cast[edit]

Kwon Sang-woo as Park Tae-shin

A genius thoracic surgeon who is misunderstood due to his straightforward manner of speaking, but is kind and soft-hearted.[2][3]

Jung Ryeo-won as Seo Joo-young

A charismatic and ambitious thoracic surgeon.[4] Lee Min-jung and Lee Na-young were previously in talks for the role.[5][6]

Ju Ji-hoon as Han Seung-jae

A renowned internist whose mild-mannered appearance hides his heart-of-ice interior. He is the son of chairman of Gwang Hae Hospital.[7]

Oh Yeon-seo as Choi Ah-jin

An enthusiastic and energetic resident surgeon who has been in the field for only two years. She is close friends with Kim Seong-woo.[8]

Choi Minho as Kim Seong-woo

A good-natured resident surgeon, and the youngest member of the team. He has a one-sided crush on Choi Ah-jin.[9]

Supporting cast[edit]

Kim Young-ae as Shin Hye-soo – The deputy director of the Gwang Hae University Hospital.[10]
Ahn Nae-sang as Jang Yong-seop – Chief of surgery.[11]
Park Won-sang as Jo Joon-hyuk – A kind doctor at the hospital idolized by Ah-jin.[12]
Lee Hee-jin as Yoo Hye-ran – The sociable surgical nurse of the team who is supportive of Park Tae-shin.[11]
Alex Chu as B