Season 3
THE JD LOOKS TO HIS FRIENDS FOR HELP TREATING AN UNUSUAL PATIENT AND ELLIOT TAKES DRASTIC MEASURES TO CHANGE HER LUCK, ESPECIALLY WHEN SHE RUNS INTO HER OLD FLAMES SEAN; SCOTT FOLEY GUEST STARS. - A run in with her old flame Sean (guest star Scott Foley) and an accident in her new car leads Elliot (Sarah Chalke) to the realization that nothing good has happened to her in the three years that she has been at Sacred Heart, driving her to take drastic measures, including a complete makeover, both inside and out in an attempt to change her luck. Meanwhile, JD ( Zach Braff) gets stuck with a patient whose diagnosis he can't quite pin down and when Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) denies him any assistance, he looks to Carla (Judy Reyes) and Turk (Donald Faison) to help him out. While Dr. Cox is busy not helping J.D., he takes the time to make amends with Dr. Kelso (Ken Jenkins). Neil Flynn also stars. TV-14

MY JOURNEY - Episode 48
ELLIOT TRIES AGAIN TO FIND A BALANCE BETWEEN DATING AND HER CAREER; AS CARLA AND TURK MOVE FORWARD WITH THEIR WEDDING PLANS, J.D. FEELS AS THOUGH HE IS LOSING A FRIEND -- When Carla (Judy Reyes) and Turk (Donald Faison) set the date for the wedding, JD (Zach Braff) realizes this is the end of an era in their friendship, but his efforts to celebrate this milestone are rebuffed by Turk. Elliot (Sarah Chalke) is determined to win back her old boyfriend Sean (guest star Scott Foley, "Felicity"), but is again faced with tough choices between a relationship and her career. John C. McGinley, Ken Jenkins and Neil Flynn also star. TV-14

MY WHITE WHALE - Episode 49
DR. COX SEARCHES FOR A PEDIATRICIAN FOR HIS SON AND THE YOUNG DOCTORS GET INTERNS OF THEIR OWN; SCOTT FOLEY AND CHRISTOPHER MELONI GUES STAR -- As third year residents JD (Zach Braff), Turk (Donald Faison) and Elliot (Sarah Chalke) get their own set of interns and realize that they each have very different approaches training them. When JD needs help with training his interns he turns to Elliot and who refers him to her boyfriend, Sean (guest star Scott Foley) who shares some of the training tips he's picked up during his time at Seaworld. At the same time, Elliot experience with her interns makes her realize that she needs to stand up to Dr. Kelso (Ken Jenkins). Meanwhile, Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) and Jordan (guest star Christa Miller Lawrence) are having some trouble finding a doctor for their kid, until they meet Dr. Norris (guest star Christopher Meloni) whose abrasive, yet somehow familiar personality makes his the perfect candidate for the job. Judy Reyes and Neil Flynn also star. TV-14

MY LUCKY NIGHT - Episode 50
SEAN AND ELLIOT'S RELATIONSHIP IS PUT TO THE TEST WHEN THEIR SECRETS ARE REVEALED, LEAVING J.D. TO WRESTLE WITH HIS TRUE FEELINGS ABOUT ELLIOT -- SCOTT FOLEY GUEST STARS -- Sean (guest star Scott Foley) is a bit surprised and disturbed to learn about Elliot (Sarah Chalke) and JD's (Zach Braff) history together, but it turns out his anger is really a cover up for the fact that his "little" work trip is actually six months long and he doesn't want Elliot to explode. J.D., who has been watching their relationship develop, finally acknowledges that he still has feelings for Elliot and that he has to come to either accept her new relationship or do something about it. Meanwhile, Dr. Cox. (John C. McGinley) is forced to swallow his pride and actually ask for help when he decides to throw his hat in the ring for the Residency Director position at the hospital. Carla (Judy Reyes) picks up an extra shift as a surgical nurse, which allows her to spend the day working alongside with Turk (Donald Faison), to his great annoyance. Ken Jenkins and Neil Flynn also star. TV-14

BROTHERLY LOVE BRINGS TROUBLE FOR JD WHEN HIS BROTHER DAN COMES BACK TO TOWN WHILE ELLIOT AND CARLA BEGIN MOONLIGHTING AT A VETERINARY CLINIC; TOM CAVANAGH GUEST STARS -- Dan decides to stay with J.D. for a while, since their mom's new fiancĂ­ kicked him out, but after spending some quality time with him at the hospital, Dan isn't sure if he likes the cynical person his little brother has become. Meanwhile, Elliot (Sarah Chalke) tries to deal with her own problems of having a long distance relationship and decides to try moonlighting as a pet examiner with Carla (Judy Reyes) to save up money to go visit her boyfriend as Carla saves up for her wedding. Ken Jenkins, Donald Faison, John C. McGinley, and Neil Flynn also star. TV-14

MY ADVICE TO YOU - Episode 52
A MYSTERIOUS VISITOR AT THE HOSPITAL SPARKS J.D'S INTEREST WHILE THE SPARKS FLY BETWEEN TURK AND CARLA'S BROTHER; TARA REID AND FREDDY RODRIGUEZ GUEST STAR -- A chance meeting in the elevator sparks a new friendship between J.D. and the mysterious Danni (guest star Tara Reid) whose ongoing dialogue about her ex forces J.D. to talk about his feelings for Elliot (Sarah Chalke). Meanwhile, Carla's (Judy Reyes) brother Mark (guest star Freddy Rodriguez, "Six Feet Under") comes to visit, but things are a bit uncomfortable since he still hasn't forgiven Turk (Donald Faison) for mistaking him for a waiter at their mother's funeral. Unfortunately, Turk can't even apologize because Mark refuses to speak anything but Spanish. At the hospital, Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) is relishing his new role as Residency Director, but is a bit surprised when J.D. doesn't immediately follow his lead in contradicting Dr. Kelso's (Ken Jenkins) orders. Neil Flynn also stars. TV-14

THE LINES BETWEEN FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES ARE BLURRED AS THE DOCTORS SHARE EACH OTHER'S PERSONAL STRUGGLES IN THE WORKPLACE; TARA REID AND CHRISTA MILLER LAWRENCE GUEST STAR -- As J.D.'s (Zach Braff) relationship with Danni (guest star Tara Reid) progresses, he and Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) are forced to spend more time together outside of the hospital, to Perry's great chagrin. However, their antics, designed to sabotage each other, end up only aggravating Jordan (Christa Miller Lawrence) and Danni. Meanwhile, as they each deal with problems in their own relationships, Carla (Judy Reyes) and Elliot (Sarah Chalke) work to find their own balance between their personal and professional relationships. Dr. Kelso (Ken Jenkins) accidentally punctures his eardrums giving the hospital staff an opportunity to tell him how they truly feel about him. Donald Faison and Neil Flynn also star. TV-14

ELLIOT SEARCHES FOR THE MOMENT THAT WILL DEFINE HER AS A REAL DOCTOR -- TARA REID AND CHRISTA MILLER LAWRENCE GUEST STAR -- Turk (Donald Faison) joins J.D. (Zach Braff) in the winner's circle after he performs his first solo surgery brilliantly, leaving Elliot (Sarah Chalke) struggling to find her own defining moment. While the young residents wrestle with their professional challenges, Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) deals with the reality of growing older when his back goes out and he refuses to admit that he needs help. Meanwhile, J.D. gains some insight into the life of the Janitor (Neil Flynn) that sheds new light on his intriguing history. Judy Reyes and Ken Jenkins also star. TV-14

MY DIRTY SECRET - Episode 55
THE DOCTORS GET A REFRESHER COURSE IN SEX ED. AS THEY ALL ARE FACED WITH SOME RATHER AWKWARD INTIMACY ISSUES; SCOTT FOLEY AND BARRY BOSTWICK GUEST STAR -- Elliot's (Sarah Chalke) discomfort with sex and the proper terms for the human sexual organs reaches a new high after she performs a pelvic exam on an elderly woman with surprising results. J.D.'s (Zach Braff) patient, Mr. Cantwell (guest star Barry Bostwick, "Spin City") refuses to have surgery to prostate cancer surgery because he doesn't want to risk his sexual relationship with his wife. Meanwhile, Dr. Cox (John C. McGinley) can't find the time to have a sexual relationship with Jordan (guest star Christa Miller Lawrence) and Carla (Judy Reyes) surprises Turk (Donald Faison) with the news that she's decided they should abstain from sex until their wedding - a decision she ultimately reevaluates when she needs a little comforting. TV-14

MY RULE OF THUMB - Episode 56