A corazón abierto (Colombian TV series)

A corazón abierto is a Colombian telenovela premiered on RCN Televisión on April 26, 2010, and concluded on August 11, 2011. The series is created by Fernando Gaitán based on the American medical drama created by Shonda Rhimes, entitled Grey's Anatomy.

A corazón abierto
A corazón abierto RCN.jpg
Created byFernando Gaitán
Based onGrey's Anatomy
by Shonda Rhimes
Written by
  • Sandra Gaitán
  • Fernan Rivera
  • Mauricio Guerra
  • Mauricio Miranda
  • Cecilia Percy
  • Elkin Opina
Directed bySergio Osorio
Creative directorLucas Jaramillo Vélez
Music byJuan Gabriel Turbay
Opening theme"A corazón abierto" by Verónica Orozco
Country of originColombia
Original languageSpanish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes169
Executive producers
  • Leonardo Aranguibel
  • Jaime Sanchez Cristo
  • Fernando Barbosa
ProducerSilvia Durán
Production locationBogotá
CinematographyYon Franco
  • César Barreto
  • Marcela Vázquez
Camera setupMulti-camera
Production companyVista Productions
Original networkRCN Televisión
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereophonic sound
Original releaseApril 26, 2010 (2010-04-26) –
August 11, 2011 (2011-08-11)
Related showsA corazón abierto (Mexican telenovela)
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Season 1 (2010)Edit

The aspiring surgeon María Alejandra Rivas (Verónica Orozco) is admitted to the program for interns at the Hospital Universitario of Santa María. Daughter of one of the most famous surgeons of her time, now Alzheimer's diseased, Maria Alejandra should bear the responsibility that gives her his last name. His group of new friends, Jorge Viana (Juan Manuel Mendoza), Cristina Solano (Natalia Durán), Isabel Henao (Sandra Hernández) and Augusto Maza (Juan Pablo Espinosa), will from now on become their new family. María Alejandra faces the loneliness helped by these new people and by the sentimental relationship that she establishes with Andrés Guerra (Rafael Novoa), one of the best surgeons of the hospital.




  • Juliana Gómez as Enfermera Nelly
  • Jean Paul Leroux as Sebastián Cárdenas
  • Alejandro López as Santiago
  • Brian Moreno as Rolando
  • Diego Trujillo as Marcos Perdomo
  • Jacques Toukhmanian as Daniel Duque
  • Jordana Issa as Usnaby
  • Lina Castrillón as Sandra Galindo


On April 26, 2010, A Corazón Abierto premiered in Colombia to excellent ratings. With a 20.4 rating and 48 share, almost half the television viewing audience in Colombia watched the premiere.[1]


  1. ^ Seidman, Robert (April 27, 2010). "ABC Press Release: "Grey's Anatomy" Adaptation "A Corazón Abierto" Premieres to Huge Ratings In Colombia". TVbytheNumbers.com. Archived from the original on 29 April 2010. Retrieved April 27, 2010.