Doctor Elliot Reid is a former attending physician alongside J.D. and Turk at Sacred Heart in Scrubs and is played by Sarah Chalke.  Elliot is very close with J.D. and has an off-and-on again relationship with J.D. throughout the series.  She has also dated several other characters including Sacred Heart doctor Keith Dudemesiter, to who she was engaged to and later broke off the engagement.

Elliot later went into private practice where she was able to make much more money, but still work at Sacred Heart but no longer have to respond to Dr. Cox or Dr. Kelso.

Elliot is extremely insecure and very socially awkward.  She, though is attractive, and slowly becoming more confident throughout the seasons.

Elliot Reid Quotes

Elliot: You're still stuck on your first impression of me: That I am some narrow-minded, spoiled brat.
Carla: Elliot, not now, okay?
Elliot: When I was a kid, I was really close with my maid.
Carla: That's it. So you think that you totally get my whole experience because you spent time with a Latina woman who cleaned your house?
Elliot: What are you talking about? Our maid was white.
Carla: What was her name?
Elliot: ...Consuela

J.D.: Hey, uh, I just wanted to say, you were right about Jamie.
Elliot: Uh-huh. And what does Jamie think you're doing over here?
J.D.: Asking you not to show up at my apartment drunk, naked, and crying.

Scrubs Quotes

Was she always wearing that big hat?

Dr. Cox

Giddyup, Dr. Dorkian!