From day one as the new head of the regional trauma center, Yoo Yeon Seok’s character in “Dr. Romantic 3” causes a stir at Doldam Hospital.
The SBS Friday-Saturday drama “Dr. Romantic 3” has achieved its highest ratings yet, with a nationwide household rating of 14.4% and a peak of 17.1% (according to Nielsen Korea). The show has also topped the TV-OTT buzzworthy drama category for two consecutive weeks (according to Good Data Corporation), proving its growing popularity among viewers.
In episode 12, the appearance of Kim Sabu’s (played by Han Suk Kyu) season 1 rough diamond disciple Kang Dong Joo (played by Yoo Yeon Seok) connects the world of the “Dr. Romantic” series. As the new head of the trauma center, Kang Dong Joo’s interactions with Kim Sabu and the Doldam team pique viewers’ interest.
Newly released stills from episode 13 show Kang Dong Joo starting work at the trauma center, drawing attention to his character. Although he is briefly sentimental upon returning to Doldam Hospital, Kang Dong Joo quickly takes charge of the trauma center with a cool and determined expression. True to his tough reputation, he creates tension by pushing forward with his principles.
The Doldam team, including Cha Eun Jae (played by Lee Sung Kyung) and Jung In Soo (played by Yoon Na Moo), struggle to adapt to Kang Dong Joo’s radical decisions. Cha Eun Jae appears uncomfortable and confused, while even the close friend Jung In Soo looks puzzled. The serious atmosphere at the trauma center raises curiosity about Kang Dong Joo’s decisions.
Kim Sabu, who knows Kang Dong Joo’s personality and temperament better than anyone, watches the chaos unfold at the trauma center. Viewers are left wondering what plans Kim Sabu has in store for Kang Dong Joo. The production team asks for continued interest, stating, “The tense situation between Kang Dong Joo, who brings a whirlwind to Doldam’s trauma center, and the Doldam team will be portrayed intensely.”
Episode 13 of SBS’s Friday-Saturday drama “Dr. Romantic 3” will air on June 9th at 10 PM, and episode 14 will air on June 10th at 9:50 PM.