Also Known As: 명불허전 / Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo Genre: ComedyFantasyHistoricalMedical Episodes: 16 Broadcast Network: tvN Broadcast Period: August 12th, 2017 to: October 1st, 2017
“Deserving of the Name” tells the story of a doctor from Joseon era who travels 400 years into the future where he met a cold hearted modern practitioner.
Heo Im (Kim Nam Gil) is an oriental doctor, acknowledged as the best in acupuncture and moxibustion in the Joseon era. His success is blocked due to his status as the son of a concubine. One day, Heo Im travels though time and finds himself in present day Seoul. He then meets Choi Yeon Kyung (Kim Ah Joong), who is firmly believed in modern medicine.