Although doctor-centric dramas can be entertaining, they’re usually filled with a number of inaccurate portrayals of the medical field.
To see where which popular shows get the details right and which ones are loaded with problems, Insider consulted with real doctors and nurses.
Here’s how the experts really feel about popular medical shows.
Note: The Entertainment Value and Medical Accuracy scores on each slide are the averages of the scores (out of 10) that the experts provided for each show.
Medical professionals panned “Grey’s Anatomy” as being extremely inaccurate, though entertaining.
Medical Accuracy: 4/10
Entertainment Value: 8/10
Since first airing in 2005, ABC’s medical drama “Grey’s Anatomy” has developed a devoted fan following.
However, doctors found the many romantic liaisons and adrenaline-soaked atmosphere