In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, intern John "J.D." Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship, and life.

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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 minecraftman707

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During any episode where J.D. is not the narrator, he must usually make physical contact with the person who will be the narrator to pass off the responsibility. When narration is passed back to J.D. at the end of the episode, the former narrator must contact J.D. to give it back to him. See more »

Goofs

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 »

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[classroom full of residents are unruly and not paying attention to Dr. Cox. The entire room suddenly becomes silent at the sight of Dr. Cox fuming]
J.D.: Uh-oh.
Dr. Cox: First off, let me just say, thank you. For the last couple of months I have been adrift in a sea of puppy dogs, lollypops, and lets face it, mediocre metaphors. Luckily, you people were kind enough to piss all over learning a procedure that could determine whether some poor sucker lives or dies, and that reminded me of something that I wanted...
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I love this show!
3 March 2007 | by See all my reviews

I love this show! It is so funny and Zach Braff is brilliant. It is always funny with a twist of being serious. I think it is the best comedy on TV and the best hospital show. Also, JD/Cox and JD/janitor arguments are so funny I usually can laugh twice as hard. Some episodes I love so much I TiVo and watch over and over again. NBC is so lucky to have a great show like Scrubs, and I can't wait to see Zach Braff win an award for "Scrubs." If you haven't seen "Scrubs" then watch it. You will be so addicted that when it isn't on you will be on IMDb searching the Trivia section or watching movies that have the cast of "Scrubs." Zach Braff is a very talented actor/writer, believe me.


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