Our clinic staff members are available to answer general questions throughout the day and urgent phone calls are returned promptly by a nurse or physician.
After-hours phone calls are directed to our answering service and are handled by an on-call nurse or physician. For emergencies, please call 9-1-1 or go directly to the nearest emergency room.
We work with many different insurance companies. In most cases, we can file your claim for you.
Children in need of hospitalization may be admitted to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. Those with minor injuries or problems may be referred to one of our urgent care locations or to local emergency rooms. Forest View Pediatrics doctors also are on staff and available to see newborns at many area hospitals.
1962 - John Czajka, MD, left a pediatric practice in West Allis and hung his shingle out near Highway 100 and Parnell Avenue in Hales Corners.
1964 - Jack Alstadt, MD, joined Dr. Czajka, and they moved to a medical building at 107th Street and Parnell Avenue.
1969 - Dr. Czajka and Dr. Alstadt moved to what is now the Whitnall Medical Building on Highway 100 near the entrance to Whitnall Park.
1975 - Arthur Dorrington, MD, joined the practice.
1978 - Dr. Czajka, Dr. Alstadt and Dr. Dorrington moved to the Forest View Medical Building in Hales Corners.
1979 - Robert Miller, MD, joined the practice.
1984 - David Lautz, MD, joined the practice.
1985 - Dr. Alstadt became the first chief medical officer of Children's Hospital. He retired from the group and Dr. Lautz took over his practice.
1988 - Lyn Ranta, MD, joined the practice after working in the area of public health in Milwaukee.
1989 - Jerry Hartmann, MD, joined the practice after serving as chief resident at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.
1992 - Laurie Grunske, MD, joined the group and inherited Dr. Czajka's patients.
1994 - Dr. Czajka retired from the practice.
1995 - Dr. Miller became the second chief medical officer of Children's Hospital and retired from the practice.
Christopher Zukowski, MD, joined the clinic and inherited Dr. Miller's practice. The practice joined Children's Medical Group, becoming one of the first groups to join.
2005 - Dan Dorrington, MD, joined the practice after being chief resident at Children's Hospital.
2006 - Amy Lautz, MD, joined the practice, continuing the tradition started by the Dorrington family.
2009 - The practice moved to a wonderfully spacious new office in New Berlin, sharing space with Children's specialty clinics.
2010 - Dr. Ranta retired from the practice to take the new position at Children's Hospital as director of physician affairs.
Arthur Dorrington, MD, retired from the practice after 35 years of service.
Leyla Hamizadeh, MD, joined the practice after finishing her training at Children's Hospital, inheriting Dr. Ranta's practice.
Paul Veldhouse, MD, joined the practice after serving as chief resident at Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, inheriting Dr. Dorrington's practice.