Elliot's relationship with Paul (Rick Schroder) gets more serious; J.D. asks out a young woman (Amy Smart) who regularly visits her comatose husband.
J.D. gains valuable insight into Dr. Cox's troubled mind when he meets Dr. Fisher (Jay Mohr); Dr. Kelso and Turk feud over stress-relief practices.
J.D. begins a surgical rotation and betrays a secret about Turk to impress the other surgeons. Rick Schroder guest stars.