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Better Is the Enemy of Good
Season 6, Episode 07
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Air date February 17, 2021
Written by Diane Frolov & Andrew Schneider
Directed by Charles S. Carroll
Runtime 41 minutes
Episode Guide
Don't Want to Face This Now
Fathers and Mothers, Daughters and Sons

Better Is the Enemy of Good is the seventh episode of Season 6 of Chicago Med.


Will runs into trouble when one of his trial patients falls ill. His own stress and symptoms have Ethan struggling to get through the day.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Burgess Jenkins as Dr. Todd Lowry
  • Bella Wholey Ortiz as Isabella
  • Stephen Spencer as Dr. Tom Mayfield
  • John Kelly as Edward Gessner
  • Brooke Reams as Scrub Nurse Holly Palmer
  • Adam Poss as Dr. Dylan Driskell
  • Ilyssa Fradin as Dr. Kimberly Gillin


  • Maggie and Ben begin the adoption process for Auggie.
    • It is revealed that Augie has an older brother who wants to reconnect.
  • Goodwin reveals she has more children.
  • Crockett shows Natalie a video of his daughter at her birthday party.