5 Shows like Grey’s Anatomy that are must-watch

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Who does not love medical drama series? One such series that won heart’s of audience was Grey’s Anatomy. You must be living in a bubble if you have not heard about Grey’s Anatomy, an American television series, that premiered on March 27, 2005, based on a classic human anatomy textbook first published in 1858 in London of the same name, written by Henry Gray.

The series revolves around the lives of surgical interns, residents, and attendings as they develop into seasoned doctors while balancing personal and professional relationships. Interesting and full of drama! Also, it is the longest-running show of all the time. It has 18 seasons consisting of 400 episodes, all present on ABC to binge-watch.

Greys’ Anatomy Season 19: Renewal update and everything else you need to know
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Will there be a Season 19 of Grey’s Anatomy?

Yes! There is good news for all the series lovers that Grey’s Anatomy Season 19 is coming. In January 2022, in an interview with ABC, Shonda Rhimes said, “I couldn’t be more excited that we get to keep telling the stories of Meredith, Bailey, Richard, and all of the other doctors at Grey Sloan Memorial for another season. This is a true testament to [showrunner] Krista Vernoff, the cast, the crew, and all the writers who keep the audience on the edge of their seat week after week. And it would not be possible without the generations of incredible fans who have supported Grey’s Anatomy for so many years.”

Though there is no official release date revealed, we can expect the series to come out in 2022.

What can be expected from Grey’s Anatomy Season 19?

A lot of drama can be expected both inside and outside the office. Meredith Grey is back at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital to help save the Grey Sloan’s Residency program, so we can expect to see the drama and struggle among Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital staff as well.

In case you have binged watched all of the seasons and are waiting for the new seasons, why not watch a series that is the same as Grey’s Anatomy? Here are the 5 shows that can come to your rescue.

Private Practice

If you love Grey’s Anatomy then this is the series for you. A spin-off of Grey’s Anatomy, created by Shonda Rhimes, it’s an American television series of the same genre and aired on the same platform ABC from September 26, 2007, to January 22, 2013. The series revolves around the life of Dr. Addison Montgomery who leaves the Seattle Grace Hospital in order to join a private practice and also the lives of co-workers of the Oceanside Wellness Center. The series will make you feel like you are watching a twisted grey’s anatomy.

Have a look at the trailer:

Private Practice New Promo

The Good Doctor

An American remake of the hit South Korean medical drama, The Good Doctor released on ABC on September 25, 2017. The series revolves around a young surgeon with Savant syndrome and is questioned about his capabilities. As the synopsis reads “Centers on a young surgeon with Savant syndrome who is recruited into the pediatric 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?”

Have a look at the trailer:

The Good Doctor – Official Trailer

Code Black

Based on a documentary by Ryan McGarry, Code Black is an American drama television series released on September 30, 2015, on CBS. Created by Michael Seitzman, the series revolves around the lives of the staff of a Los Angeles-based hotel named Angele Memorial Hospital. It takes place in an overcrowded and understaffed emergency room.

Check out the trailer here:

Code Black - Official Trailer - New CBS Drama


A medical drama series produced and directed by Bryan Singer. House, also known as House, M.D aired on Fox. The series has 8 seasons that aired from November 16, 2004, to May 21, 2012. It revolves around Dr. Gregory, a doctor who is a medical genius and doesn’t use conventional methods of medical practice instead he depends on pain medication and his team of diagnosticians at New Jersey’s Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital.

Here’s the trailer:

House Season 1 | Trailer | iflix

The Night Shift

A medical drama television series created by Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah, The Night Shift premiered on NBC on May 27, 2014. The story revolves around the staff who work the night shift at the emergency room of San Antonio Memorial Hospital.

Have a look at the trailer:

"The Night Shift" - Official Trailer

Mentioned above are the 5 series that will keep you entertained just like Grey’s Anatomy did until the new season drops off.