My Identity Crisis
Episode 4 of 11 within Season Seven : NBC. Item 143 of 200 overall.
Production number 704.
Dave Tennant - Writer
Gail Mancuso - Director
5.43
7 votes

Carla worries that she is losing her identity and as a result her daughter will not know her Latin heritage. Turk doesn’t know how to assure his wife that their child will know about her lineage.

Meanwhile, J.D. angers the staff when they realize that he uses nicknames because he doesn’t know their real names -- the Janitor challenges him to identify everyone in the hospital, if he can’t J.D. must take up the mop for a day.

Elsewhere, in a case of lost identity Dr. Cox realizes that he is lonely without his wife and children.

original airdate--November 15,2007               rating--6.04 million

songs

  • "Opportunity" by Pete Murray
  • "Old Time Rock & Roll" by Bob Seger
  • "Who Are You" by The Who (Sung By Ted's Band)
  • "Theme Song: "Superman" by Lazlo Bane

Flashback

  • Elliot, Ted, Carla, and Dr. Kelso all tell J.D. he does need to grow up.
  • Elliot remembers Carla's "You're both human" talk from "My Own Worst Enemy", in which Carla said she didn't want to have to repeat herself two weeks later.
Fantasies--Female hospital staff weigh Turk & J.D. and stamp them "Tubbo" and "Muscles Wanted", respectively.

 

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142 My Inconvenient Truth
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144 My Growing Pains

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