The BEST Episodes of Doctor Stranger
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2021
Network: SBS (KR)
As a child, Park Hoon (Lee Jong-suk) and his dad were kidnapped and taken to North Korea. He grew up there, learning to be a doctor just like his father. When Park Hoon escapes back to South Korea and begins work at a prestigious hospital, he makes it his goal to earn enough money to go back to North Korea to rescue his true love. He'll do anything to find her, but then he meets and falls for a mysterious woman (Jin Se-yun) who looks exactly like her.
#1 - Park Cheol Saves the Leader of the Enemy
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired May 6, 2014
In a last minute effort to stop a war between North and South Korea, Doctor Park Cheol and his son Park Hoon are sent to the north to perform heart surgery on the North Korean leader.
#2 - Park Hoon and Jae Hee Part Ways
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 7, 2014
Park Hoon is sent to Hungary to perform a difficult surgery. While there, he attempts to escape the North's clutches along with his childhood crush, Song Jae Hee.
#3 - Hoon Gets Kicked Out
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 16, 2014
When the prime minister announces he will have his heart surgery at a different hospital and a looming malpractice suit begins to take form, the staff at Myung Woo Hospital fear for their jobs.
#4 - The Premier's Conspiracy
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jul 7, 2014
Park Hoon is once again forced to use the risky SAVER procedure to save the president.
#5 - Is Jae Hee Still Alive?
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 12, 2014
When a horrendous traffic accident creates chaos at a local hospital, Park Hoon winds up preforming an unlicensed surgery to save a dying father.
#6 - Hoon Works in the Hospital
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 13, 2014
After impressing the hospital staff, Park Hoon is hired to head up a new surgery team, but his North Korean past creates tensions with the existing staff.
#7 - Hoon Operates on the President
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jul 1, 2014
The prime minister finally reveals who will perform the heart surgery.
#8 - Hoon Meets Seung Hee
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 19, 2014
When Park Hoon is fired after performing a controversial surgery, he finds a chance to redeem himself using his surgical skill.
#9 - The Competition Between Hoon and Jae Joon
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 9, 2014
Han Jae Joon uses Park Hoon's illegal action of looking at private medical records as leverage to reinstate their competition.
#10 - Seung Hee Breaks up with Hoon
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jun 24, 2014
The competition between surgeons reaches a boiling point as Han Jae-joon is desperate to prove himself.
#11 - The Conspiracy Unveils
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jun 17, 2014
Allegiances are tested when Jae Hee finally reveals her true intentions to Park Hoon.
#12 - Seung Hee's Real Identity
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jun 23, 2014
Park Hoon is reprimanded after performing a very risky surgical procedure in a last ditch effort to save a dying patient.
#13 - Hoon Seeks the Truth
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 20, 2014
Park Hoon is emotionally tormented as a doctor who looks exactly like his lost love Song Jae Hee continues to insist that she is not.
#14 - Hoon and Jae Hee Reunite
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 2, 2014
The surgery competition finally begins only to end with a shocking twist. Meanwhile, pressure is mounting on Jae Hee to complete her mission.
#15 - Hoon and Jae Joon Working Side by Side
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 10, 2014
The competitton takes a dark turn as Park Hoon's loyality to the hospital is put to the test and not just his surgery skills.
#16 - Seung Hee Falls in Love with Hoon
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 26, 2014
As the competition to perform heart surgery on the Korean Prime Minster heats up, the pressure is on Park Hoon to once again show off his surgical skills.
#17 - Jae Joon's Mysterious Past
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 27, 2014
Back room power struggles at the hospital threaten the legitimacy of the competition while evidence mounts that the Han Jae Joon may not be all that she seems.
#18 - Hoon Is in Danger
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 3, 2014
Han Jae Joon and Park Hoon's long awaited reconnection is cut short when they are both kidnapped and taken back to the north.
#19 - Jae Joon Fights to Win
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jun 30, 2014
In the final round of the competition Park Hoon is forced to confront what it truly means to be a doctor.
#20 - A Happy Ending
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 8, 2014
In the thrilling conclusion to Doctor Stranger, Park Hoon and Jae Hee make the ultimate sacrifice to be together.