Next Door Pediatrics
Next Door Pediatrics features two pediatricians who provide compassionate and dedicated medical care for children of all ages. We are affiliated with the pediatric experts of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and can draw upon those resources to provide the highest level of medical care possible.
Flu shots are available at Next Door Pediatrics. It is recommended that everyone older than 6 months of age should be vaccinated against the flu each year.
The pediatricians and staff of Next Door Pediatrics are dedicated to making your child's development and medical care our priority. We look forward to providing your children with outstanding medical care that you can trust.
Connected with Children’s
Next Door Pediatrics carries with it the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin name. That means you can take comfort in knowing your child’s doctor is affiliated with one of the top children’s hospitals in the nation. Our pediatricians will connect you directly with the best available doctor if your child ever needs to see a specialist at the main hospital. And best of all, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin specialists will keep your Next Door primary care doctor updated on any tests, diagnoses or treatments.
Finding our clinic
We are located by the Next Door Foundation building, near the intersection of 29th and Clarke streets. You can get to the clinic using these bus routes: 27 (27th street), 23 (Fond du Lac), 35 (35th street), 22 (Center street) and 21 (North avenue).
Children's On Call: Our symptom-checker app
Children's On Call is a free mobile app that helps you make informed decisions on what kind of care your child might need, and offers tips for making your little one feel better. Learn more about it:
Visits are by appointment only. Please try to schedule well-child visits and checkups several weeks in advance. We understand sick children may need to be seen immediately and same-day appointments are available.
We offer several options to make it easy for you to schedule your appointment:
- If you are an existing patient with a MyChart account, log in and pick your slot
- See our provider's available appointment slots and book your own
- If you prefer to have our team call you, submit our online appointment request form
- Call the clinic at (414) 264-5338
Please schedule your appointment or meet & greet* today!
*A meet & greet visit is a free appointment that allows you to meet with the doctor of your choice and see if our primary care office is a good fit for your family. Please remember that this is not a medical consultation and the doctor will not treat your child or offer medical advice during the visit.
Billing and insurance
Children's urgent care sites are the area's only walk-in clinics just for kids. The urgent care clinics are open nights and weekends when regular doctors offices are closed. Appointments never are needed.
Dental Next Door
Well child visit schedule
We recommend well-child visits at the following points in your child's life:
- 2 weeks
- 1 month
- 2 months
- 4 months
- 6 months
- 9 months
- 12 months
- 15 months
- 18 months
- 24 months
- 30 months
- Every year starting at 3 years
You can view the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended well-child visit schedule for even more information on what to expect at each visit.
Of course, it's also important to check with your doctor for the best schedule for your child.
Immunization is key to preventing diseases and we believe it's incredibly important for all children to be up to date with their vaccines. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has many vaccine resources available, including:
Resources for parents
Our Patient Handouts/Teaching Sheets educate parents and children on a variety of health topics, conditions and procedures. They are written by staff and updated regularly.
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(414) 264-5338 (phone)
(414) 264-5625 (fax)
2561 N 29th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53210
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