Set in the fictional Sacred Heart hospital in California, John "J.D" Dorian makes his way through the overwhelming world of medicine, with the help of his best friend, his fellow rookie doctors, and the arrogant, but brilliant attending physician he views as his mentor. Written by
Did You Know?
Dr. Perry Cox is named after a former High School English teacher Bill Lawrence had. It is simply a coincidence that the surnames of the only two major cast members from his previous show, Friends
(1994), who had guest appearances on this show, are Matthew Perry and Courteney Cox
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The x-ray with the show's title shown in the beginning is turned the wrong way: the heart should be seen on the right hand side. This was an intentional mistake put in by creator Bill Lawrence
to represent the core idea of the show: young doctors in over their heads. Bill Lawrence reminds viewers that this goof was completely intentional in interviews, DVD commentaries, and virtually any other available opportunity. See more
Ooh, Dr. Cox, can I ask you something?
The answer is yes, it was me who saw you doing leg lifts in the gym on that inflatable ball. It was quite the display of girl power.
Referenced in New Girl: LAXmas
Written and Performed by Lazlo Bane
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