• Season 3 Episode 22
  • The Other Side of This Life, Part 1

  • Airdate:03.05.2007.

Addison takes temporary leave from Seattle Grace and makes a road trip to Los Angeles in order to visit some old friends from medical school. As Meredith continues to bond with her stepmother, Susan, Cristina reluctantly plans her wedding with the assistance of her mother, Helen, and Burke's mother, Mama Jane. Meanwhile, Derek must perform emergency surgery on Ava/Jane Doe, as Alex continues his unfailing bedside manner with her.

series regulars:

    Ellen Pompeo as Meredith Grey
    Patrick Dempsey as Derek Shepherd
    Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang
    Isaiah Washington as Preston Burke
    Katherine Heigl as Isobel "Izzie" Stevens
    Justin Chambers as Alex Karev
    T.R. Knight as George O'Malley
    Chandra Wilson as Miranda Bailey
    James Pickens, Jr. as Richard Webber
    Kate Walsh as Addison Shepherd
    Sara Ramirez as Callie Torres
    Eric Dane as Mark Sloan

guest cast:

    Paul Adelstein
    Amy Brenneman
    Tim Daly
    Taye Diggs
    Merrin Dungey
    Chris Lowell
    Diahann Carroll as Preston Burke's Mother, Jane.

written by:

Shonda Rhimes

directed by:

Michael Grossman