|Season 13, Episode 4|
|Air date||October 12, 2006|
|Written by||R. Scott Gemmill|
|Directed by||Tawnia McKiernan|
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Parenthood is the 4th episode of the thirteenth season of "ER."
FAMILY TIME: Gates (John Stamos) constantly finds himself stuck in the middle of his complicated living situation.
After trying to juggle work and their new baby, Abby (Maura Tierney) and Kovac (Goran Visnjic) contemplate hiring help.
Dr. Pratt (Mekhi Phifer) finds it difficult keeping all the interns and residents on track now that he is the new attending.
Meanwhile, Neela is disappointed when Dr. Crenshaw (guest star J.P. Manoux) assigns her menial tasks instead of the surgery she was hoping to perform.
Linda Cardellini, Shane West, and Scott Grimes also star.