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Eric Dane Checks into Rehab

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A spokesperson for Eric Dane has confirmed: the Grey's Anatomy star recently checked into rehab.

The actor has been a client of Hills Treatment Center, a sober living residence in West Los Angeles, since mid-June, according to reports.

Dane's rep reportedly told that publication:

"Actor Eric Dane voluntarily checked himself into a treatment facility to help him get off of pain medication he was prescribed for a sports injury that he suffered over the recent hiatus."

"He reports back to work next week."

Serious Dad-to-Be

Filming on season eight of Grey's Anatomy got underway yesterday.

With wife Rebecca Gayheart pregnant with the couple’s second child, Dane had “too much to lose” if he slipped, a family friend says.

We wish the TV Fanatic favorite a full recovery.

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    Emilielovesmerder

    Very smart of him:) Glad to see he had his family in mind

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    Eric didn't look well at the end of last season, so it's good he's seeking help

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    It is very nice to see him be a real man and do the right thing.

    Solofia

    speaking of Rehab Amy winehouse died.
    Glad he'll never get to that point...

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    I wish more people would voluntarily check in before things get out of hand. Smart move, looking forward to seeing him on Grey's in the fall. :)

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    I'm glad he's doing the right thing and getting help with his family in mind!! :)

    Merdersanatomy

    aww its nice to see Eric do this with his fam in mind [; gotta love him




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