“One of the things I want to see our attendings do is teach and that’s what we’re seeing,” explains Shonda.
Not only will the new docs provide some much-needed new blood, but they’ll serve as catalysts for our beloved characters’ maturity and the next phase of their careers. Hopefully, the phrase “Those who cannot do, teach” will not apply to Derek (Patrick Dempsey), whose hand suffered possibly career-ending injuries in the plane crash.
Will Derek ever practice again, or is he doomed to a teaching life from now on? Also, does this spoiler suggest that Mer and Cristina are definitely staying in Seattle?
Grey’s Anatomy Season 9 will premiere on Thursday, September 27 at 9 p.m. ET/PT onABC.