John C. McGinley

John C. McGinley got his acting break through with his role in Oliver Stone's Platoon.  However, despite a prolific acting career after, McGinley is best known for his role as Dr. Cox on Scrubs.  McGinely is still a regular cast member on the show, which is now in its ninth season.

In his personal life, McGinely had a child with down syndrome with his first wife and is now very active with the National Down Syndrome Society.

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Scrubs Quotes

Elliot: I'd like to remember all the carpal bones in the hand with a simple mnemonic device: Scaphoid, Lunate, Triquetral, Pisiform, Trapezium, Trapezoid, Capitate and Hamate. Some Lovers Try Positions That They Can't Handle.
Keith: Hey?!?!
Elliot: It was not directed at you, Doctor.

Dr. Kelso: Ahhh! Dr. Turkleton!
Turk: Actually, sir, it's Turk.
Dr. Kelso: That's your first name.
Turk: You think my name is Turk Turkleton?