The executive producers were creator and show runner Shonda Rhimes, , , , , , , and , all part of the production team since the series' inception. Burke told him that he needs to stop feeling sorry for himself, and not to take any less than he deserves. Alex starts moonlighting at Joe's, so he can get money for a house for him and Rebecca. Meredith prepares to speak with her mother. At the same time, George complains to his wife, Callie, about Izzie. Surgery might still be an option for him, though, but eventually his internal bleeding is too much for his body to take and he dies. Izzie attracts her interns' ire by having them treat a deer.
Erica Hahn is invited to perform a heart transplant, and clashes with Cristina. When we first see, Cristina is auctioning off her wedding gifts from the ceremony that wasn't in exchange for surgeries. Cristina and Burke make up. Callie looks everywhere for the missing baby. Ellis Grey, has the hospital staff running in circles.
George is given the title 'Intern to the Chief'. Burke and has an interesting talk with her, one we will get to in a moment. Alex is suspended for a week for sneaking Rebecca in to observe a surgery. Do you see what happens? Derek and George treat the driver who caused the accident, and find a brain tumor. George and Lexie have moved into their new apartment and Lexie begins stealing stuff from the hospital to furnish it.
Several actors and members of the production team have been awarded for their work on the show during the season. Both Izzie and Alex have to deal with patients that are annoying them, and get unexpected results when they put them in the same room. The news about Izzie and George's relationship problems travels fast around the hospital, and they worsen after Izzie catches wind of people gossiping about them. Owen finally goes home to his house with Amelia and asks for a divorce. From there, the clip focuses on the Catherine situation. A heart transplant patient has to face a difficult decision when his daughter is in an accident and rendered brain dead, meaning that her heart has become available to him.
Izzie tries to tell Alex that Rebecca is not pregnant. Among the interns are George, repeating his intern year after failing his exams, and Lexie Grey, Meredith's half-sister whom she has never met. I want to have kids with you. As she operates on him she has the other doctors swear not to use her alias anymore. Despite garnering several awards and nominations for the cast members and the production team, the season received a mixed response from critics and fans.
I want to settle down and grow old with you. Derek finds himself doing chores for Webber, who doesn't know how to be on his own. The highest-rated episode was the season premiere, which was watched by 20. Cristina takes pity on Lexie, after her actions lead to the death of a patient. Many critics negatively reviewed 's development in the show's fourth season, particularly her affair with George.
The season continues the story of a group of surgeons and their mentors in the fictional Seattle Grace Hospital, describing their professional lives and the way they affect the personal background of each character. Volume 2 was nominated for a at the , losing to. Archived from on February 18, 2015. Archived from on March 22, 2012. She can tell, being wise, that George is staying in his marriage out of obligation, and says that is no way to live or to love. George desperately tries to find Izzie before Callie can, while Izzie admits to Alex that she slept with George. Izzie is shocked when her pregnant patient wants an abortion, but both eventually regain their ability to fight.
Archived from on March 29, 2012. But Callie ends up having the day from hell and asks George to please, please not give her any bad news tonight. After Bailey sees Izzie struggling, she gives her the clinic. In face of what we can lose in a day, in an instant, wonder what the hell it is that make us hold it together. Lexie becomes attached to a patient , who has a major artery exposed following the removal of a tumor. Archived from on February 25, 2012.
But anyways, episode 20 sounds like it will feature some pretty interesting scenes as Owen and Teddy get very startled by a surprise visitor! Catherine is seen in a lot of the photos. As Chief Resident, Callie is responsible for Alex's behavior. It was also produced by Production Company, and , whereas distributed it. Derek and Meredith's relationship becomes more fractured as Meredith tries to push for the surviving patient to have the clinical trial. Meredith starts worrying about Deluca and more.
Bailey resigns herself to sending Lexie and another new intern to the clinic, but begs - cajoles, guilts, pushes - Meredith to go babysit them after she sees their incompetence. Bailey faces relationship troubles over how much time she spends at the hospital. Alex's situation with an ever-disintegrating Rebecca brings back painful memories that interfere with his judgment. Now that Derek's relationship with Meredith has reached an emotional impasse, he looks to his fellow doctors for friendship. Meredith also tells the Sub-Ins to find her an abdomen to stitch onto Megan Hunt, and there are hilarious results because they are so bad at their jobs. Archived from on May 1, 2011.