The webtoon-based drama “Internal Medicine Director Park” (also known as Internist Park Won-Jang) will be released by TVING in January 2022. The original work webtoon “Internal Medicine Director Park” was created by Jang Bong-Soo, an internal medicine doctor with over 20 years of expertise. The webtoon has been serialized on Naver Webtoon since October 8th, 2021. In the new drama, the protagonist, Dr. Park Won-Jang is played by Lee Seo Jin (Intimate Strangers), while the doctor’s wife is played by Ra Mi-Ran (Reply 1988). In the newly published teaser poster, the actor Lee Seo Jin transforms into a hardworking doctor, with a large patch of baldness on his head standing out.
Internal Medicine Director Park Synopsis
Dr. Park Won-Jang, who just launched his own internal medicine practice, aspires to be a skilled physician while also making a lot of money. Unfortunately, his clinic receives relatively few patients and is on the verge of bankruptcy. He is struggling to rescue his clinic. Worse, he started to have hair loss. Meanwhile, his wife tries to help him by bringing advice from medical TV shows to him.
About Internal Medicine Director Park’s Creator
The author of “Internal Medicine Director Park” Jang Bong-Soo stated that the webtoon is based on a true story from his practice experience as a doctor. He dreamed of becoming a cartoonist, but in order to make a livelihood, he went to medical school and became a doctor. Because of the success of “Internal Medicine Director Park” as an official Naver webtoon series and drama, he was able to leave his job as a doctor and pursue his long-held desire to be a full-time webtoon creator.