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* GayGuySeeksPopularJock: The nerdy, bespectacled Levi ends up dating the handsome, well built Nico.




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* StraightGay: Schmitt doesn't display any stereotypical characteristics of a gay man.


* SpoiledSweet: A filthy rich man with a famous medical family and more money than he could ''ever'' hope to spend in his lifetime. He's also quick to put said money where his mouth is, reliable in a pinch and extremely generous.
** In Season 15 Jackson makes the mistake of ranting to Maggie about having too many things in front of a homeless patient, [[WhatTheHellHero which the patient rightfully calls out]]. At the end of the episode he proceeds to give them all his camping clothes, food and supplies.


* MrFanservice: See WalkingShirtlessScene.

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* MrFanservice: See WalkingShirtlessScene.His abbs are ''legendary''.
-->''Jackson takes off his shirt''
-->'''Stephanie:''' Oh, lord.
-->'''Jackson:''' What? You want me to put it back on?
-->'''Stephanie:''' Are you kidding? Don't ever put it back on.


* DrJerk: He is rather cold, callous and brusque.

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* DrJerk: He is rather cold, callous and brusque. Unless a [[FriendToAllChildren child in involved]].
* FriendToAllChildren: The one exception to his DrJerk tendencies. He ends up in Pediatrics.

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[[folder:Link Lincoln]]
!!'''Dr. Atticus "Link" Lincoln'''
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S15)
An ortho god who knows Jo from med school.
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!!!Appeared in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (Thatcher: S2-7; Susan: S2-3)

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!!!Appeared in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (Thatcher: S2-7; S2-7, 15; Susan: S2-3)



Meredith's spineless father and his new wife. Though Thatcher is typically too intimidated to bond with Meredith, Susan did her best for both of them, alternately pleasing and confounding her stepdaughter with attachment-style parenting. They have two daughters, Lexie (see above) and Molly (Mandy Siegfried).

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Meredith's spineless father and his new wife. Though Thatcher is typically too intimidated to bond with Meredith, Susan did her best for both of them, alternately pleasing and confounding her stepdaughter with attachment-style parenting. They have two daughters, Lexie (see above) (Chyler Leigh) and Molly (Mandy Siegfried).


!!!Appeared in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14-present)

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!!!Appeared !!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14-present)


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[[folder:Vincenzo [=DeLuca=]]]
!!Dr. Vincenzo [=DeLuca=]
!!!Appeared in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S15)
The [=DeLuca=]'s father, a delusional and manic old Italian doctor who arrives at Grey Sloan hoping to get his children to work on an external womb project with him.
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[[folder:Catherine Avery]]
!!'''Dr. Catherine Avery''' (Portrayed by Debbie Allen)

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!!'''Dr. Catherine Avery''' Fox''' (Portrayed by Debbie Allen)


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[[folder:Helen Karev]]
!!Helen Karev
!!!Appeared in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14-present)
Karev's mother who has schizophrenia.
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* [[Characters/GreysAnatomySupportingCharacters Supporting Characters]]. [[note]]Olivia Harper, Raj Sen, Joe, Denny Duquette, Finn Dandridge, Ava/Rebecca, Steve Mostow, Sadie Harris, Gary Clark, Charles Percy, Reed Adamson, Lucy Fields, Heather Brooks, Matthew Taylor, Nicole Herman, Isaac Cross, Penny Blake, Eliza Minnick, Sam Bello[[/note]]

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* [[Characters/GreysAnatomySupportingCharacters Supporting Characters]]. [[note]]Olivia Harper, Raj Sen, Joe, Denny Duquette, Finn Dandridge, Ava/Rebecca, Steve Mostow, Sadie Harris, Gary Clark, Charles Percy, Reed Adamson, Lucy Fields, Heather Brooks, Matthew Taylor, Nicole Herman, Isaac Cross, Penny Blake, Eliza Minnick, Sam Bello[[/note]]Bello, Vik Roy[[/note]]


[[folder:Carina [=DeLuca=]]]
!!'''Dr. Carina [=DeLuca=]''' (Portrayed by Stefania Spampinato)
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14-present)
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A girl in a bar that charms Arizona with her accent and falling over English idioms, she gets taken home where Andrew walks in and reveals that she's his sister. She then starts research at Grey Sloan, observing the female orgasm and embarrassing Arizona and Andrew frequently.

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[[folder:Carina [=DeLuca=]]]
[[folder:Jo Wilson]]
!!'''Dr. Carina [=DeLuca=]''' Josephine "Jo" Wilson/[[spoiler:Brooke Stadler]]''' (Portrayed by Stefania Spampinato)
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!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14-present)
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One of a new crop of interns introduced
in a bar that charms Arizona Season 9 and PromotedToOpeningTitles in Season 10, Jo seems to have it all together, with Alex mockingly calling her accent and falling over English idioms, "Princess." But this is ''Grey's Anatomy'', of ''course'' she gets taken home where Andrew walks in and reveals that she's his sister. She then starts research at Grey Sloan, observing the female orgasm and embarrassing Arizona and Andrew frequently.has a DarkAndTroubledPast.



* BiTheWay: When she thinks Arizona has called their thing off due to Sofia moving back, she gets it on with Owen. Unfortunately for Andrew, he'd just moved in with Owen to escape his sister sleeping with his roommate.
* {{Malaproper}}: Arizona finds her getting words a little wrong cute, except when she flubs a phrase and it sounds much worse, like saying she "screwed a dog". You "screwed the pooch". What makes this better is the fact that particular phrase is so North American that it still sounds wrong to everyone else (including some Americans from different States), beyond what they gather from context (she screwed up, a simpler phrase that could still have been accidentally butchered for the funny).
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[[folder:Jo Wilson]]
!!'''Dr. Josephine "Jo" Wilson/[[spoiler:Brooke Stadler]]''' (Portrayed by Creator/CamillaLuddington)
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S9-present)
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One of a new crop of interns introduced in Season 9 and PromotedToOpeningTitles in Season 10, Jo seems to have it all together, with Alex mockingly calling her "Princess." But this is ''Grey's Anatomy'', of ''course'' she has a DarkAndTroubledPast.
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[[folder:Andrew [=DeLuca=]]]
!!Dr. Andrew (it. ''Andrea'') [=DeLuca=] (Portrayed by Giacomo Gianniotti)
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S11-present)
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Makes a bad impression on his first day by not showing up to intern orientation, having found injuries in an accident and brought the patient in, being mistaken for an attending before having to admit he's not really a resident yet at all. Due to the ostracizing from his fellow interns, he chooses to become Arizona's roommate.

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!!Dr. Andrew (it. ''Andrea'') [=DeLuca=] !!'''Dr. Carina [=DeLuca=]''' (Portrayed by Giacomo Gianniotti)
Stefania Spampinato)
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A girl in
a bad impression on bar that charms Arizona with her accent and falling over English idioms, she gets taken home where Andrew walks in and reveals that she's his first day by not showing up to intern orientation, having found injuries in an accident sister. She then starts research at Grey Sloan, observing the female orgasm and brought the patient in, being mistaken for an attending before having to admit he's not really a resident yet at all. Due to the ostracizing from his fellow interns, he chooses to become Arizona's roommate.embarrassing Arizona and Andrew frequently.



* BiTheWay: When she thinks Arizona has called their thing off due to Sofia moving back, she gets it on with Owen. Unfortunately for Andrew, he'd just moved in with Owen to escape his sister sleeping with his roommate.
* {{Malaproper}}: Arizona finds her getting words a little wrong cute, except when she flubs a phrase and it sounds much worse, like saying she "screwed a dog". You "screwed the pooch". What makes this better is the fact that particular phrase is so North American that it still sounds wrong to everyone else (including some Americans from different States), beyond what they gather from context (she screwed up, a simpler phrase that could still have been accidentally butchered for the funny).



!!Residents
[[folder:Andrew [=DeLuca=]]]
!!Dr. Andrew (it. ''Andrea'') [=DeLuca=] (Portrayed by Giacomo Gianniotti)
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S11-present)
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Makes a bad impression on his first day by not showing up to intern orientation, having found injuries in an accident and brought the patient in, being mistaken for an attending before having to admit he's not really a resident yet at all. Due to the ostracizing from his fellow interns, he chooses to become Arizona's roommate.

[[folder:Niko Kim]]
!!Dr. Niko Kim
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S15-present)
An attractive and standoffish ortho fellow who starts dating Schmitt.
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'''The B-Team'''



[[folder:Vik Roy]]
!!'''Dr. Vik Roy''' (Portrayed by Rushi Kota)
!!!Appears in ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S14); ''B-Team''
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A confident intern who turns out to be squeamish and needs provocation not to panic under pressure.
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!!!Appears in ''Private Practice'' (S3-6), ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S10-present); ''B-Team''

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!!!Appears in ''Private Practice'' (S3-6), ''Grey's Anatomy'' (S10-present); ''B-Team''''B-Team''; ''Station 19''


%%* TeamDad

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%%* TeamDad* TeamDad: Everyone will be on the receiving end of a fatherly, supportive lecture at one point or another. No exceptions. Jackson even tries to rebuke this during the aftermath of a bad fight with April.
-->'''Jackson''': "Just...stop, okay? You're not my father."
-->'''Webber''': "Well, I don't see anyone else around. Do you?"



* BewareTheNiceOnes: Cristina and Owen did not talk about the abortion ever since it happened, leading to suppressed emotions and Owen breaks in mid Season 8.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: Cristina and Owen did not talk about [[spoiler: the abortion abortion]] ever since it happened, leading to suppressed emotions and Owen breaks in mid Season 8.



* StarCrossedLovers: Cristina and Owen love each other but have faced countless obstacles in their relationship and break up every season (But eventually they get back together. This remains to be seen in Season 10)

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* StarCrossedLovers: Cristina and Owen love each other other, but have faced countless obstacles in their relationship and break up every season (But [[spoiler: only to eventually they get back together. This remains to be seen in Season 10)together again.]]


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* WhatTheHellHero: Christina gives him this ''big time'' when he [[spoiler: holds her abortion over her head, then cheats on her with a woman at the bar...whose name he doesn't even know.]]


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** In Season 8 Jackson heads off to take the prestigious boards exam...and is horrified when he runs into his mother. While Catherine is at the same hotel on business, Jackson assumes she's arrived to spy on him. Considering she has [[UpToEleven literally hired people to spy on him and loves forcing herself into his OR to discuss his life choices]], it's an understandable assumption. [[WellDoneSonGuy Later in the episode he flees to the bathroom to panic about all the ways he could fail her.]]


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* WellDoneSonGuy: Shades of this with Jackson, though later [[CharacterDevelopment character development]] starts to subvert this. Jackson ''regularly'' feels like he can never please his mother, with several episodes devoted to him challenging her or outright avoiding her. Catherine herself admits she's overprotective, desperate for her son not to go through what she did to get ahead.


* CharacterDevelopment: When she has a heart attack and calls Ben over to the hospital after originally trying to face it alone.



* NotSoAboveItAll: In earlier seasons she was usually portrayed as the OnlySaneMan in a hospital full of relationship drama. Eventually Bailey got enough storylines that show that she can be just as quirky as any of the other characters.

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* NotSoAboveItAll: In earlier seasons she was usually portrayed as the OnlySaneMan in a hospital full of relationship drama. Eventually Bailey got enough storylines that show that she can be just as quirky as any of the other characters. There's a very memorable scene of her plugging her nose and humming to the Scottish national anthem while high.


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* {{Adorkable}}: Even the suave Jackson Avery has his moments. There's a great bit during the iconic weed episode where he gets high, causing him to forget how to pronounce words and giggle at childish jokes about vaginas. Then there's his attempt to look 'hip' in front of a group of visiting elementary kids by trying to make 'Plastics Posse' sound cool...which doubles as tragic since it's his way of [[spoiler: keeping Mark Sloan's memory alive.]]


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* IfYouEverDoAnythingToHurtHer: Jackson to Webber when he finds out the guy's dating his mother.
--->'''Jackson''': "You hurt her, I hurt you."


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* FriendlessBackground: Maggie mentions a few times how her intensive studies didn't leave her much time to make friends. That, and being bullied for being [[ChildProdigy a few years younger than everyone else]].


* DysfunctionalFamily: A subtle example. The Avery family has a ''very'' polished public veneer, but peel back those layers and you find a son who's [[StoicWoobie more than a little messed up]], a grandfather who is revealed to be [[spoiler: a serial sexual harasser]], a [[DisappearedDad disappeared dad]], a single mother who has to keep the whole legacy working by any means necessary...

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* DysfunctionalFamily: A subtle example. The Avery family has a ''very'' polished public veneer, but peel back those layers and you find a son who's [[StoicWoobie [[HeroicBSOD more than a little messed up]], a grandfather who is revealed to be [[spoiler: a serial sexual harasser]], a [[DisappearedDad disappeared dad]], a single mother who has to keep the whole legacy working by any ''any'' means necessary...


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* MomentOfWeakness: When she [[spoiler: falls over during a physical therapy session. The proud and dignified Catherine Avery is reduced to tears, being completely unused to showing any signs of weakness.]]


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* SharedFamilyQuirks: The Avery family is filled with passionate, intelligent individuals who know how to deliver a mean speech. Jackson and his mother differ, though, on personality: she's more commanding and controlling, whereas he's a little more patient and flexible.


* AmbiguousDisorder: Emotionally shuts down at the drop of a hat, has anger issues and struggles to confide in others. [[UpToEleven Then there are the several sobbing, violent meltdowns.]] Suggested by Maggie in Season 15 to have undiagnosed PTSD.

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* AmbiguousDisorder: Emotionally shuts down at the drop of a hat, has visible anger issues and struggles to confide in others. [[UpToEleven Then there are the several numerous sobbing, violent meltdowns.]] Suggested by Maggie in Season 15 to have undiagnosed PTSD.



* SpoiledSweet: A filthy rich man with a famous medical family and more money than he could ''ever'' hope to spend in his lifetime. He's also quick to put his money where his mouth is, reliable in a pinch and extremely generous.

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* SpoiledSweet: A filthy rich man with a famous medical family and more money than he could ''ever'' hope to spend in his lifetime. He's also quick to put his said money where his mouth is, reliable in a pinch and extremely generous.



* BuffySpeak: Can get...''interesting'' with how she gets across her thoughts.



* KidsAreCruel: Was ''badly'' bullied as a kid, with her status as a young genius being a point of jealousy for many of her classmates. Maggie shares with the other doctors how she was locked in rooms, called nasty names and saw her possessions destroyed.



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%%* CoolOldLadyCoolOldLady: Catherine is ''incredibly'' charismatic. Every time she's in the room all eyes are on her.
* DysfunctionalFamily: A subtle example. The Avery family has a ''very'' polished public veneer, but peel back those layers and you find a son who's [[StoicWoobie more than a little messed up]], a grandfather who is revealed to be [[spoiler: a serial sexual harasser]], a [[DisappearedDad disappeared dad]], a single mother who has to keep the whole legacy working by any means necessary...



* MyBelovedSmother: Has shades of this.

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* MyBelovedSmother: Has shades A classic example. [[ParentsAsPeople While a sympathetic version of this.the trope]], Catherine often goes too far in her goals to keep Jackson honoring the family name. When she's not making decisions about his life without his input she's refusing to let him in emotionally...[[SharedFamilyQuirks which might explain his own emotional issues]].
* WhatTheHellHero: On the receiving end of this by Jackson when he finds out [[spoiler: she helped cover up his grandfather's sexual harassment claims for years to uphold the family name.]]

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