The BEST Episodes of Dr. Romantic

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 11, 2022

Network: SBS (KR)

Both Kang Dong Joo and Yoon Seo Jeong worked their backside off to become a doctor. For Kang Dong Joo, it was to beat someone out there and for Yoon Seo Jeong, it was to be recognized by someone. The humanist drama depicts how the two doctors meet the oddball doctor, Kim Sa Bu and become to realize the true value of life and solace of love.

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The Law of Conservation of Romance

#1 - The Law of Conservation of Romance

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jan 16, 2017

An incident at the reception leaves Teacher Kim's future uncertain, and the other doctors anxious. Director Do becomes desperate to keep his title and reputation.

star 9.29
48 votes
Selective Dyslexia

#2 - Selective Dyslexia

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 18, 2020

Seo Woo Jin is threatened by the creditors to move to another hospital. Park Min Guk finally performs surgery on his VIP patient. Director Yeo is transferred to the emergency room unconscious, and Dr. Kim is in agony as Director Yeo signed the Do Not Resuscitate form.

star 9.29
7 votes
Walk of Respect

#3 - Walk of Respect

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 28, 2020

Eun Jae loses her confidence from the domestic violence incident and Kim Sa Bu cheers her up by telling her that it isn't her fault. A paramedic comes into the ER, unconscious and she is declared as brain-dead in the end. And the condition of a patient from prison gets worse. Eun Jae finds out that Woo Jin had lost his parents when he was young.

star 8.71
7 votes
Minimum Boundaries

#4 - Minimum Boundaries

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 10, 2020

Nurse Oh gets furious at Dr. Kim because he wouldn't listen. After Dr. Kim collapsed, everyone is worried about him. Woo Jin suggests Dr. Kim receives surgery on his wrist. Director Park fires Dr. Nam and assigns his people at the ER to stop accepting trauma patients. During surgery, Woo Jin finds out that a doctor who performed an operation on his patient made a mistake but didn't inform the patient.

star 8.67
6 votes
Koi's Law

#5 - Koi's Law

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 25, 2020

Moon Jung's father comes to the hospital and he says something unexpected to Woo Jin. And Woo Jin hears about the shocking truth about Woo Jin's father from Moon Jung. Eun Jae gets a call from the main hospital to return. Director Yeo says goodbye to people at Doldam Hospital. Park Min Guk leaves after the incident but Dr. Kim tries to bring him back.

star 8.63
8 votes
The Effects of an Adequate Amount of Anxiety

#6 - The Effects of an Adequate Amount of Anxiety

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 4, 2020

Park Min Guk also arrives at the accident scene. Kim Sa Bu and Park Min Guk's opinions on how to treat patients conflict. Woo Jin spots that Kim Sa Bu is also hurt but Kim Sa Bu won't rest and get treated. A police officer comes to the hospital and asks Ah Reum to have a word about the rape victim.

star 8.50
6 votes
Paragonimiasis Effect

#7 - Paragonimiasis Effect

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 20, 2016

The Doldam staff, patients, and guardians become restless as the MERS scare keeps them quarantined. Chairman Shin's surgery turns out to be a different kind of operation altogether.

star 8.44
18 votes
Whether You Want It or Not

#8 - Whether You Want It or Not

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 9, 2017

The fate of Doldam hangs in the balance as everyone waits for Chairman Shin to wake up, if he does at all. Dong Joo receives some unexpected mail.

star 8.44
16 votes
The Line That Should Be Protected...

#9 - The Line That Should Be Protected...

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 27, 2020

Nurse Oh finds out that Director Yeo has lung cancer. A loan shark comes to the hospital and makes a scene to embarrass Woo Jin. Eun Jae feels uncomfortable for causing trouble so she decides to apologize. Doldam hospital gets a call, and Kim Sa Bu and Min Guk fiercely conflict over a patient from prison.

star 8.43
7 votes

#10 - CRUSH

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 6, 2016

Seo Jung and Dong Joo happen upon the aftermath of a major traffic accident. The injured victims are brought to Doldam, overflowing the tiny hospital.

star 8.41
17 votes
Principle of Relative

#11 - Principle of Relative

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 21, 2016

Dong Joo decides to stay at Doldam to learn more about Teacher Kim. A truck accident brings several critically injured bikers to the ER.

star 8.40
20 votes
A Living Friday Night

#12 - A Living Friday Night

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 20, 2020

Friday is the busiest day as a lot of patients swarm in Doldam Hospital. Eun Jae still finds it hard to perform surgical operations herself. A girl patient who suffers from drug poisoning because of her father's joint family suicidal attempt reminds Woo Jin of a painful memory from his childhood. And the staff of Doldam Hospital resents after hearing a rumor that there will be a new director.

star 8.33
9 votes

#13 - Placebo

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 21, 2020

A detective with a gunshot wound and a gang boss with a stab wound come into the ER at the same time. Both of them want Dr. Kim to do the operation but that's just impossible. Meanwhile, Nurse Oh finds a note at the director's office and notices something is going on with the director. Eun Jae finds a beaten wife in the bathroom and confronts her husband but something unexpected happens.

star 8.33
6 votes
The Art of Turmoil

#14 - The Art of Turmoil

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 19, 2016

Seo Jung hones her skills, hoping to be chosen for Chairman Shin's surgery team. Dong Joo encounters new patients who may have an extremely serious and contagious disease.

star 8.25
16 votes
Unstable Factor

#15 - Unstable Factor

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 28, 2016

The Geosan staff invades Doldam without notice. The bickering doctors and nurses must work together when multiple emergency patients come through the door.

star 8.24
21 votes
Moment of Truth

#16 - Moment of Truth

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 3, 2017

Dong Joo and In Bum must perform an emergency operation, but will they finish in time for their part of Chairman Shin's surgery? Or will they lose even more precious time?

star 8.24
17 votes

#17 - Trauma

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 3, 2020

Ho Jun senses something is going on between Woo Jin and Eun Jae. Woo Jin notices Kim Sa Bu has a problem in his arm. Min Guk gathers doctors and announces to change the system of Doldam Hospital. But Myung Shim gets furious and stands against him. Kim Sa Bu takes a bus to get back to the hospital but the bus rolls over.

star 8.17
6 votes
An Error of Exchange of Equivalents

#18 - An Error of Exchange of Equivalents

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 11, 2020

Hyun Jun visits Doldam Hospital to meet Woo Jin. He used to be the doctor of Samjin Hospital, where Woo Jin was. Hyun Jun pokes around people and trying to scatter them. Dr. Kim finally decides to take action and fight against Dr. Park. After Woo Jin found out that it was Eun Jae's brother who made a mistake and kept it secret to the patient, Eun Jae also finds out about the truth.

star 8.14
7 votes
Rapport; Trust Relationship

#19 - Rapport; Trust Relationship

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 24, 2020

Dr. Do In Beom suddenly visits Doldam Hospital and is on bad terms with Dr. Seo Woo Jin. The main hospital organizes and sends a fact-finding committee to Doldam to investigate the table death which occurred during the procedure led by Director Park. Nurse Joo suspects the relationship between Ah Reum and In Beom as they look very close to each other.

star 8.14
7 votes
Doctors and Righteous People

#20 - Doctors and Righteous People

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jan 10, 2017

With multiple critical patients and an insufficent number of surgeons, Dong Joo worries about the past repeating itself.

star 8.11
18 votes

#21 - Motivation

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 22, 2016

Seo Jung is reunited with a long lost family member. Panic ensues when both Teacher Kim and Dong Joo are away from the hospital during an emergency.

star 8.10
20 votes
Burden of Risk

#22 - Burden of Risk

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 2, 2017

Yeon Hwa is repeatedly berated by In Bum after listening to Dong Joo over him. Director Do gives Teacher Kim a choice between two conditions if he wants to go through with Chairman Shin's surgery.

star 8.06
17 votes
Mechanism of Accidents

#23 - Mechanism of Accidents

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 7, 2020

Kim Sa Bu gets disappointed at Woo Jin and tells him to go back. But Woo Jin asks Kim Sa Bu for one more chance and Kim Sa Bu gives Woo Jin a week of grace period to prove himself. Meanwhile, an important figure comes into the emergency room of Doldam Hospital. Do Yoon Wan, the chairman of the Geosan University Foundation figures out the news and begins to work out his scheme.

star 8.00
12 votes
Utilizing Conflict

#24 - Utilizing Conflict

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 14, 2020

Park Min Kook asks Woo Jin questions about the primary surgery that Kim Sa Bu operated and Woo Jin hesitates to answer them. The director of Doldam Hospital comes back to the hospital and Ah Reum greets him. Eun Jae gets furious on Woo Jin for taking away her opportunity to be in the second operation with Park Min Kook. And Doldam Hospital is on the verge of being sued for malpractice.

star 8.00
11 votes
Defense Mechanism

#25 - Defense Mechanism

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 17, 2020

Park Min Guk tries to operate his VIP patient but Dr. Shim strongly goes against him. And Ho Jun is stuck in between them. Woo Jin keeps bothering Park Min Guk and his team with emergency patients and finally gets to operate once again. Woo Jin is taken by the loan sharks and he sees Hyun Jun. Hyun Jun threatens him to sign a contract.

star 8.00
8 votes
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