Next Door Pediatrics
To request an appointment at Next Door Pediatrics, use our online form or call (414) 264-5338.
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.
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.
Flu shots now available
It’s important to get vaccinated as children can get seriously sick from the flu, and so can their family members. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that everyone age 6 months or older should be vaccinated against the flu each year. This year, the CDC recommends against the nasal flu vaccine because it hasn’t been effective in the past, so only flu shots will be available.
For current Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin primary care patient families, you can now schedule your child’s flu vaccine online through MyChart. Don’t have a MyChart account? Visit chw.org/mychart to create an account. Current patient families and new patient families can also schedule an appointment by calling Next Door Pediatrics at (414) 264-5338.
Remember, it can take up to two weeks to develop full immunity, so schedule your appointment as soon as possible!
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).
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.
To schedule an appointment, please call our office or use our online form.
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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