In real life, all you need in a doctor is someone who knows their stuff. But on TV, we need so much more from our medical providers. On Grey's Anatomy, you can't just be a great doctor to excel at Grey Sloan Memorial. You also have to be hot.
These 15 male doctors from Grey's Anatomy have captured our hearts over the years because of their brains and their beauty. But which doctor is our favorite? Scroll through the list to see which guy TV Time users love the most on Grey's Anatomy. Let's scrub in! [WARNING: MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS. READ AT YOUR OWN RISK.]
15. Tom Koracick (Greg Germann)
He may have the biggest ego, but that doesn't mean he's any less hot, brilliant or funny.
14. Denny Duquette (Jeffrey Dean Morgan)
Never, for the love of god, cut the LVAD wire.
13. Link (Chris Carmack)
He came in hot but this guy is just so nice that you can't help but love him.
12. Preston Burke (Isaiah Washington)
The offscreen drama didn't make us love Burke any less.
11. Ben Warren (Jason George)
He may be a firefighter now, but we'll never forget how great he looked in that white coat.
10. Glasses (Jake Borelli)
We know he has a real name but he'll always be "Glasses" to us.
9. Nathan Riggs (Martin Henderson)
He's one of the rare Grey's Anatomy characters to get a happy ending, and no one deserved it more.
8. Andrew DeLuca (Giacomo Gianniotti)
He started off as a cocky intern but somehow charmed us all ... including Meredith Grey!
7. Richard Webber (James Pickens Jr.)
The former Chief will always be the Chief to us.
6. Owen Hunt (Kevin McKidd)
He sure has been unlucky in love, hasn't he? Let's get this man some functional romance, stat!
5. Mark Sloan (Eric Dane)
We will never forgive Shonda Rhimes for killing off Mark. NEVER.
4. George O'Malley (T. R. Knight)
DITTO FOR GEORGE. HOW DARE YOU, SHONDA.
3. Jackson Avery (Jesse Williams)
He's got the brains, he's got the beauty and he also has all the compassion in the world. Plus, those eyes!
2. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey)
The man who started it all. RIP, McDreamy, we'll never forget the good times.
1. Alex Karev (Justin Chambers)
But the No. 1 Grey's Anatomy guy is none other than Alex, one of the few remaining OG's! He started off as the biggest jerk but somehow became the kindest, smartest, most responsible and loving guy on this show. What a redemption arc!